Dress Code

Uniforms improve the classroom-learning
environment by:

  • Helping students concentrate on their schoolwork by setting a tone for serious study
  • Removing distractions created by socioeconomic differences and modern fashion
  • Instilling students with discipline

Uniforms build citizenship and a sense of community in our children by:

  • Building self-esteem, self-respect, and school spirit among students
  • By creating the distinction of being part of a group
  • Maintaining a good school image in the community by a neat appearance
  • Providing a visible and public symbol of commitment to school improvement and reform


Uniforms create a safe learning environment by:

  • Helping school officials recognize intruders who may come into the school


Approved Colors

Tops / Undershirts

  • Colors: Navy, White, Light Blue, Primary Red, Heather Gray (light gray)
  • Uniform style only. Must have a collar. Turtlenecks okay.
  • Not Acceptable: Brand name emblems (example: Polo, RL, Tommy, etc.),
    Any red other than the Primary red (example: maroon)
    Shirts must be buttoned up (except for one or two buttons at the top).
    Lace collars and mock turtlenecks.
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Sweaters & Outerwear

  • Colors: Navy, White, Light Blue, Primary Red, Heather Gray (light gray)
  • Outerwear worn inside the classroom must be one solid color in the acceptable colors, or school logo’d items. No other logos are permitted.
  • Not Acceptable
    Sweatshirts, jackets, or non-approved uniform outerwear worn inside the classroom.
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Dresses

  • Colors: Navy, Primary Red, Light Blue, Khaki, White & Heather Gray (light gray)
  • Solid colored dresses with collars. Approved colors only. No more than 2 inches above the knee.
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Bottoms / Shorts / Pants / Capris

  • Colors: Khaki & Navy
  • Bottoms must be made of cotton, twill, or polyester. Cargo pockets are acceptable. Shorts must be knee length or no more than 2 inches above the knee. Cut offs must be cuffed or hemmed.
  • Not Acceptable
    Extra zippers, knit bottoms (leggings as pants), extra ruffles, gaucho pants, emblem items, frayed edges, holes, rips or slits of any kind allowed on pants, shorts or capris even if they were purchased that way; or more than a 5″x 5″ area of embellishments on blue jeans.
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Skirts / Jumpers

  • Colors: Khaki, Navy, & School Approved Plaid
  • Knee length or no more than 2 inches above the knee. Jumpers are acceptable and must be worn with a collared shirt. Plaid skirts and jumpers must be the school approved plaid. For a sample of school approved plaid, please see the photos below. Skirt Length requirement does not change when wearing with leggings or tights underneath.
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Shoes

  • Colors: Student’s Choice
  • Student choice of comfortable shoes; must be matching, conservative style that is non-distracting to the educational environment; must be closed-toed and closed-heeled; heels or soles no higher than one inch; for safety and comfort, athletic shoes are required for gym. Snow boots must be changed to school-approved shoes while inside the building.
  • Not Acceptable
    Shoes with lights, charms, or wheels

Accessories

  • Colors: Black, Brown, or Navy
  • Belts may be leather or simulated, flat, braided or stretch but must be all black, brown or navy; belts must be worn within all belt loops. 
  • Not Acceptable
    Scarves. Non prescription glasses

Socks

  • Colors:  Socks must be matching with no graphics.
  • Emblems, logos, and patterns such as stripes, polka dots, etc. are acceptable.
  • Anything that may be deemed inappropriate will be determined by the administration. There are no color requirements for socks.
  • Socks or tights are mandatory for all students. Nylons are not allowed. Leggings are only allowed to be worn under skirts or dresses, they cannot be worn on their own as pants. 
  • Not Acceptable
    Socks with holes or rips.

Leggings & Tights

  • Colors: Navy Blue, White, Red, Light Blue, Black or Brown/Tan
  • Not Acceptable
    Tights and leggings with holes or rips.

Hair Accessories / Hats

  • Colors: Navy Blue, White, Red, Light Blue, Black or Brown/Tan
  • Hair accessories must be worn in school colors. Patterns such as polka dot, stripes, or plaid in the acceptable colors are allowed. Glitter, sequins, large bows, flowers, etc. are distracting and not allowed. Hats can be worn in the gym prior to school starting. Hats cannot be worn during school hours.
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Hair

  • No unnatural looking hair colors
  • Neat, clean, and combed in appearance; appropriate for school; no extreme hairstyles; no irregular/unnatural colors. *This is determined by the administration.

Jewelry

  • Small, simple, and non-distracting to the educational environment; no large hoop or long dangle earrings for safety concerns. If jewelry becomes a distraction in the classroom, it may be taken away.