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The Dress Code Gets Made Over

September 30, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Each new school year inevitably brings changes. This time, the Choate community was met with progress on the construction of the new St. John Hall, a host of new students and faculty, and — to the cheers of some and the disappointment of others — a new dress code. InRead More

Handbook Revisions Shift Rules on Dress Code and Amnesty

September 30, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Among the revisions to the Student Handbook are an increased leniency in dress code and an amnesty policy encouraging the reporting of harassment on campus The Student Handbook received a makeover this summer. The biggest changes include a new amnesty policy, a new dress code, a policy on consent, andRead More

Authenticity of the Dress Code: Questioning the Crop Top Ban

September 30, 2016 at 6:00 am 0 comments

On July 20, Mr. James Stanley, Dean of Students, sent an all-school email informing members of the community that the faculty had decided to alter the dress code for the 2016-2017 school year. The new dress code asks little more than for students to dress in a manner they deemRead More