Chinook Middle School
18650 42nd Avenue South SeaTac, WA 98188

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Uniforms

Purpose

Our dress code demonstrates that Chinook Middle School is a community committed to the academic success and safety of all students. Fostering a learning-focused, professional atmosphere in the school means minimizing distractions and maximizing the opportunities for students to show school pride and dignity.

Students are required to adhere to the dress code policy on school property including the bus load zone and during arrival and dismissal times. 

Interventions and Consequences

Students not following dress code may result in:

  • A call home for a change of clothes immediately during the first 10 minutes of school. If parents are unable to provide a change of clothes for the student, then the student will be required to wear loaner clothes, if available.
  • A parent conference
  • Student receiving an office discipline referral resulting in loss of privileges
  • The school reserves the right to determine if items not mentioned in this document are potentially dangerous, promote or encourage violence or hate, advertise inappropriate messages, are gang-affiliated, or disrupt the educational environment of the school.

Dress Code Specifics

Consequences and Procedures

  • Students who come to school out of uniform are required to call home for a change of clothes immediately during the first 10 minutes of school. If parents are unable to provide a change of clothes for the student, then the student will be required to wear loaner clothes, if available.
  • If loaner clothes are unavailable or if the student refuses to wear loaner clothes, then the student will be placed in In-School Suspension until a family member or guardian can come to school with a change of clothes.
  • At the 3rd dress code violation, a parent conference will be required.
  • Students who fail to return loaner clothes will be subject to consequences such as loss of privileges, performing restitution or incurring a fee.
  • The school reserves the right to determine if items not mentioned in this document are potentially dangerous, promote or encourage violence or hate, advertise inappropriate messages, are gang-affiliated, or disrupt the optimal educational atmosphere of the school.