Absences will no longer recorded as excused or unexcused and must be verified by the parents or legal guardian. For those students who are habitually absent, interventions will occur.
School leaders changed three items on the dress code. Students will be now allowed to wear solid-colored crew neck t-shirts, cargo pants and shorts and not allowed to wear sheer tops.One of the changes is in the shirts and top section. You are allowed to wear crew neck t-shirts in any solid color.
Second, a sheer top is prohibited. You cannot wear sheer top even if you have a shirt underneath it.
Third, school leaders added the color gray to an approved color for pants. You can have gray anything that meets the specified length criteria.
Cape Girardeau schools start back on August 13. Both the dress code and attendance procedure will be enforced starting then. The full dress code can be found here.
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