Cumberland Schools Change Graduation Dress Code for Female Students
Posted January 19, 2007 1:09 p.m. EST
Updated January 19, 2007 7:47 p.m. EST
Last year, Douglas Byrd High School officials did not let Bobbie Spanbauer walk across the stage during graduation. She wanted to wear pants instead of a dress.
School leaders said Spanbauer waited too long to voice her concern.
Under the new dress code, male students must still wear dress pants.