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Student Handbook

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Each student is expected to exhibit respect for others, refrain fighting or acts of violence or destruction, and to participate in class. Most importantly, we expect student to have fun and learn.

Dress Code


Clean, brushed, neat, natural hair colors and modest haircuts.  No hats are allowed indoors on campus.


Plain (collared, v- neck, or t-shirt style) shirts required.
Shirts must have sleeves and be 2 inches below the waistline.  Cleavage must be covered at all times.


Jean or twill pants, capris, shorts, or skorts can be worn in any color, no holes, shreds,
or writing is permitted.  They must be worn on the waistline, and shorts must be just above the knee or longer.


All students must wear shoes that enclose the entire foot.


In the winter month’s coats/sweatshirts must be in the dress code (no inappropriate messages, etc.).  All students must also be in dress code underneath jackets or coats.


All jewelry must be conservative in nature.  Earrings in the ear are acceptable but must be studs only.  No body piercings or gauging of any kind.

All tattoos must be covered by dress code appropriate clothing.

It is required that all students come to school in dress code, clean and in a well-groomed manner.  Parents will be notified if a student comes to school dressed in appropriately and will be required to bring appropriate clothing to school.  If the student refuses to change, they will receive a dress code violation, NO EXCEPTIONS.  The principal will resolve questionable dress code concerns.

Attendance Policy

The Avalon School Policy regarding attendance of students is as Follows:

  • All absences must be phoned in by 1 P.M. the day of occurrence
  • Long-term illness (5 or more days) will require a doctor’s note.

After 5 absences in a semester your name will be submitted to the Attendance Committee for approval or withdrawal.  You may appeal to the Committee.


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