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'My skin isn't distracting': Duval students sound off about dress code

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Emily Bloch
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Florida Times-Union
Community members protest against Duval Schools' dress code at the beginning of the school year.

"Sexualized." "Shoulders." "Knees." "Distracting."

Those are some of the terms most often used by Duval County high school students when asked about the district's dress code measures, according to comments collected from about 3,200 high school students by Duval County Public Schools.

Many say the dress code is inequitable when it comes to enforcement for boys versus girls.

Read the rest of this story at WJCT News partner The Florida Times-Union.