•  Davis School (DAEP) Review Form
    2018 - 2019


    Davis School is the disciplinary alternative school of the Denton Independent School District.  This highly structured school provides behavior management and social skills training in a low choice environment, while teaching the core academic curriculum.


    Breakfast and Lunch:
          ~Students will receive breakfast and lunch at Davis School.
          ~Students will not be able to bring their own breakfast or lunch to Davis
          ~Breakfast and lunch, $21.75 per week full price, for reduced meals, $ 3.50 per week
          ~All assisted lunch enrollment transfers from your home campus.

         ~ All medications must be given to the school nurse by the parent (do not send them with the student).
         ~The school nurse will administer prescription drugs.
         ~No over the counter medications will be given without MD’s orders.

       ~All students will follow the Davis Dress Code.  
       ~Each student will walk through a metal detector and have a clothing and grooming inspection each day.
       ~All students will follow the Davis Dress Code.  
       ~Students may not bring cell phones, computers, or any data device to Davis School
       ~Students will ride the Davis School bus to school each day (with the exception of the morning of orientation).  
                      ~Parents will choose bus stops at orientation. 
                      ~A list of bus stops is also on the Davis webpage.
       ~Student cooperation is expected, no one may disrupt the teaching learning environment.
       ~Attendance at 90% or above is mandatory. Truancy brings a court referral
       ~Students may be assessed for substance abuse, participate in character building and counseling classes

     Student Orientation, Parent Involvement, please arrive by 7:10 AM  
          ~Students accompanied by parent or guardian may enroll at Davis School on Tuesday or Thursday mornings.
          ~Davis is located at 1125 Davis Street, Denton, Texas 76209
          ~No one may be enrolled without attending orientation.
          ~The orientation meeting will begin promptly at 7:20.  No one will be admitted after the session has begun.
          ~For orientation:
                 ~ Student should bring an ID from their home campus (used to purchase meals).
                 ~ Student should be in Davis School dress code (see below for details)
                            ~Students may not be allowed to stay on the 1st day if they are not in dress code.
                 ~ Student should be prepared to ride our bus to a Davis School bus stop home that day 
                            ~Davis will provide more details during orientation.
                 ~ Parents should be prepared to give medications to the nurse (if needed). 
                 ~ Students should bring enough money for breakfast and lunch for the week.


     Dress Code:  All students at Davis School are held responsible to follow the Davis School dress code. 
                            Administration has final say of the dress code             

     o    Hair styles: 

    • Hair must be clean, controlled, and kept close to the head.
    • Hair must be a natural color.
    • Cloth/elastic scrunchies & headbands must be black.
    • No hair clips, hair fasteners or bobbie pins are allowed.
    • Any extension, weave, wig or hair attachment may have to be removed.
    • Do not change your hairstyle after one has been approved. 

    o    Students will wear only white shirts free of logos, decoration, pictures or writing. 

    • Shirts may be short or long sleeved, crew neck, button down, or tee (no v-necks).
    • Shirts will cover the entire torso and crown of the shoulder.
    • Shirts will be tucked so that the waistband is revealed at all times.
    • A fleece pullover sweatshirt, white or gray, may be worn for warmth over the white shirt.  No hoodies, strings, or zippers are allowed on the sweatshirt. 

    o    Students will wear plain blue jeans (not acid washed, faded, or bleached) fitted at the waist without a belt. 

    • Pants will be worn at the waist and fit properly (NO skin tight, sagging or dragging).
    • Pant cuffs may not touch the floor when shoes are off.
    • NO wide leg, skinny, or belled pants.
    • Pants will be free of decorations (NO stripes, pictures or large writing).
    • No gym shorts or leggings may be worn under the jeans. 

    o    Students will wear white, black or gray socks (no other colors allowed)

    o    Students will wear white, black or gray athletic shoes (no other colors allowed) 

    o    Student's clothing will be neat with no stains, rips, tears, or holes in clothing.

    o    Will not wear see-through or form fitting clothes.

    o    Underwear of any type (male or female) may not be visible above, beside, or through the clothing. 

    o    Students may not have facial hair. Shaving is expected. No pointed sideburns.

    o    Clear nail polish may be worn, but nails may not extend beyond the fingertip.

    o    Students may not expose tattoos, hickeys, body markings, or intentional scarring.

    o    Students may not wear make-up that is judged distracting or inappropriate.

    o    Students may not wear jewelry (If jewelry is brought to school it will be confiscated).

    o    Students may not wear any type of head covering in the building or on buses.

    o    Bandanas and “rags” will not be permitted on school property.

    o    Any jacket or hoodie worn on the school bus to school will be removed upon entering the building.

    • Any shirts, sweatshirts, jackets, or coats worn to and from school must avoid any gang representation.

    o    Students at Davis School will clear through a metal detector every morning.

    o    Purses and backpacks are not allowed at school.

    o    Do not bring cell phones, computers or any data device to Davis School 

    o    Confiscated items may be picked up in the office by a parent during normal business hours (7:15 – 3:15)

    o    Davis School is not responsible for any loss or stolen items brought to school.

    o    No extra items clothing items are permitted on the bus or at school. 


    Updated 10.22.18