Teterboro School does not
have an official dress code, but in the interest of safety, which is always
foremost in our mind, we adhere to the
guidelines established by OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration).
Toward that end the following will apply.
1. No open toed
shoes will be permitted at any time.
sleeveless T-shirts are allowed. Short sleeve shirts are
3. No shorts
are permitted, even if there is clothing worn beneath them.
4. No skirts,
dresses or skorts are permitted. All students must have their legs covered.
Also, if spandex pants are worn, a mid-thigh coverup should be worn
so that the pants can be considered acceptable attire.
Leggings without a mid-thigh coverup is not considered acceptable
student with long hair must tie it back whenever you are in the
shop. Long hair is defined by the ability to tie it back.
"Pajama Pants", or similar lightweight pants are permitted if you
are working in any of the shop areas. Lightweight pants are
permitted in the class if appropriate.
possible, steel toed shoes should be worn if you working in the
shop, to protect your feet from posssible falling objects.
classroom instructor, or the school director will be the final
authority as to what is acceptable when it comes to dress. If
the dress is considered inappropriate the student will be given the
opportunity to change into more acceptable clothing. If the
student cannot immediately accomplish this, in the interest of
safety, the student will be sent home to make the change to his/her
Our advice to
all students is to look in the mirror before coming to school to
make sure that your attire falls within the terms of our dress
NOT wear any device for lack of mobility, to include casts, bandaged
hands/fingers, walking boots, canes, braces or similar devices.
A doctor's note must be furnished to the school when the student
returns to the school that required absence due to medical reasons.
The note must include a statement that includes "The ability to
perform practical projects".