The high schooler won the 100-meter freestyle only to be immediately disqualified because her swimsuit showed too much of her buttocks.
A 9-year-old who was dress-coded for wearing a tank top responded by wearing a shirt that read, "Right to bare shoulders."
Felicia Layton, a 21-year-old kinesiology student and employee of an on-campus daycare, shared in a Facebook post on Thursday that she was sent home from work for wearing the back of her hair wrapped in a headscarf.
School dress codes are important, but can they go too far? A 13-year-old in Jacksonville, Fla., was told by a teacher that her tights and babydoll dress did not pass muster, but in the end, the principal agreed with the girl's mother that her outfit was quite modest enough. Too slavish an adherence to dress codes can interfere with learning.