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Staff Editorial: uniforms and dress code impact students

Staff Editorial: uniforms and dress code impact students

Pony Express Staff

April 27, 2019


Filed under Staff Editorial

There has always been controversy with the educational outcome between students at schools that do wear uniforms and schools that do not. People believe that uniforms can lead to fewer distractions to students and they can focus more on their education. Although people believe that, students overall w...

Hoodies spark dress code controversy, policy necessary

Hoodies spark dress code controversy, policy necessary

Amy McElin, Online Editor

December 14, 2018


Filed under Editorial

The absence of a hood or cap is often expected in public settings as a sign of respect. The topic of allowing teens to cover their head during school hours is an argument that has lasted for years. Recently, schools across the country have been making strides to work with students and create an acce...

Students dress it down at homecoming

Students dress it down at homecoming

Sonia Moran, Photographer

November 5, 2016


Filed under Opinion

Homecoming week is full of students competing over their pony pride. Students sometimes wonder why homecoming is not as formal as it is at other schools. The point of homecoming week is to show school pride in any way possible. However, there can be some discretion used when it comes to dress. D...

Dress code lacks concrete rules

Dress code lacks concrete rules

Hannah Drake, Layout Editor

October 21, 2015


Filed under Opinion

When a student's school day is interrupted because their shoulder is showing or their shorts are too short, it is telling students that hiding their body is more important than their education. This is telling students that making sure boys have a distraction-free learning environment is more im...

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