Presentation on theme: "Standards for Prom Attire"— Presentation transcript:
1Standards for Prom Attire SHRODER HIGH SCHOOLStandards for Prom Attire
2Why do we have a dress code? SHS staff and administration want you to make good choices. We are not trying to inhibit your style.Prom should be fun, but we want everyone to be comfortable and safe.With modesty in mind, the following dress code guidelines will be enforced at the Shroder High School Prom
3BOYS FORMAL ATTIREFormal prom attire may be classified as a tuxedo or dress suit, including a tie, bow tie, a turtle neck, a shirt, which may include a vest or cummerbund. Shirts are to be worn at all times. Dress shoes or dress boots must be worn while in any public building. Tennis shoes, Timberland type boots, and athletic shoes are unacceptable.
6Dresses may not be cut below the bust line. #1Dresses may not be cut below the bust line.The bust continues around your sides directly under the armpit.With arms down at your side, if flesh touches flesh below the bustline, the dress is inappropriate.Bust Line(on the side)Bust LineThis dress meets dress code.
8Dresses may be backless as long as they are not cut #2Dresses may be backless as long as they are not cutbelow the naval.Please note how thebust is covered on thesides.These dresses meet the dress code.
10This includes both front and side. #3Midriffs will not beexposed.This includes both frontand side.With arms down at yourside, if flesh touches flesh inthe midriff section, thedress is inappropriate.This dress meets dress code.
14No cover-ups (coats, shawls, sweaters) will be allowed over dresses that do not meet dress code. Prom PicturesDress for picture taken at the dance must also meet dress code. You may not wear an inappropriate dress to take pictures and then change into one that does meet code for the dance.
15While we will be reasonable in our interpretation of these guidelines, we want you to know that you will not be allowed to enter the dance if you are dressed inappropriately and there is no refund of the ticket cost.Most importantly, this dress code does not limit your ability to show your style and uniqueness.
16These are beautiful and stylish dresses that DO meet the dress code.
17These are beautiful and stylish dresses that DO meet the dress code.
18Shroder High School Prom Questions about a specific dress? Make good decisionsBe safeCommit to signing the Prom PromiseHave funQuestions about a specific dress?Please see one of the following people:Ms. Harper, PrincipalMs. Moore, Senior Class AdvisorMrs. Thomas, Junior Class Advisor
19 I WANT TO LIVE. I want to laugh, listen to great music and dance. Prom PromiseThe Prom Promise is becoming a life saving tradition. In essence, it's a promise made to your family, your school and your friends. Wherein you commit not to drink and drive.Here is a copy of the Shroder Prom Promise.I, _________________________________ hereby promise to behave responsibly before, during and after Shroder’s Prom on Saturday, May 12, 2012.I commit to an alcohol and drug free prom night because I care aboutmy fellow students, my community, and myself.Signed by: _______________________Student: _______________________Parent: _______________________Principal: _______________________ I WANT TO LIVE. I want to laugh, listen to great music and dance.I want to have an absolutely great time at prom. The day after, I will relive it, hour by hour, with my friends.I want to remember it. All of it. I will not use alcohol or drugs.