“The latest rule in girls’ high school fashion,” LIFE magazine proclaimed in 1969, “is that there isn’t any.” Feeling groovy? Today we present a series of photos of high school students wearing hippie fashions" in cities around the United States in 1969. (Arthur Schatz—Time Life Pictures/Getty Images)
Brave grade 11 student at Beaconsfield High School, Montreal, Quebec, donned a pair of denim shorts on May 21, one of the first hot days of the season but was ordered to change by her school's vice principals. She refused, and instead printed a poster that she plastered over the school, questioning why girls' bodies were the focus of the rules instead of boys' behavior.
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