District Uniform Guidelines

SCHOOL UNIFORM GUIDELINES

 

 School uniforms promote an environment of learning and help instill school pride. Use of appropriate attire enhances the educational process by emphasizing academics, achievement, and dignity. Complying with the uniform policy also allows school officials to better monitor a safe and secure school environment.

 

  • Uniform shirts will be navy blue, light blue or white polo/golf style shirts (short or long sleeves with a collar) or shirts that button down the front with a collar. No emblem, logo, decoration, or decorative trim.
  • Spirit shirt/club shirt may be worn on day/s determined by the school administrator.
  • Navy blue and khaki pants, skirts, shorts, skorts, or jumpers must be uniform style and color. 
  • Shorts and skorts must measure (front and back) no shorter than three inches above the knee and no longer than mid-knee. Skirts and jumpers must measure no shorter than three inches above the knee.
  • Belts should be black, brown, navy blue, or khaki with no emblem, logo or decoration and must be worn with slacks and shorts that are designed to have belt loops. Belts must be visible and worn around the waist. 
  • Belts are optional for pre-k, kindergarten, and first grade students.
  • Appropriate shoes must be worn and not include thongs. 
  • Sandals are not allowed

 

Acceptable outerwear for classroom is limited to include:

    • Sweater, sweater vest, sweatshirt, and light jacket. During class time, jackets are to remain open, not zipped or buttoned. Colors for classroom outerwear include khaki, navy blue, gray, and white. 
    • Heavy coats and jackets worn to and from school and/or outdoors are not restricted, but recommended to colors of navy blue, white, khaki and hunter green.
    • No head wear shall be worn on campus

 

The following items are not considered uniform:  blue jeans, sweatpants, no stretch pants or leggings, no spandex, no baggy pants, no bell-bottoms, no carpenter or cargo styles, no hip-huggers, no side-knee pockets). Emblems, logos, or decorations are not allowed.

 

  • Shorts and skorts must measure (front and back) no shorter than three inches above the knee and no longer than mid-knee. Skirts and jumpers must measure no shorter than three inches above the knee.

 

  • Belts should be black, brown, navy blue, or khaki with no emblem, logo or decoration and must be worn with slacks and shorts that are designed to have belt loops. Belts must be visible and worn around the waist. Belts are optional for Pre-K, Kindergarten and first grade students.

 

  • Appropriate shoes must be worn and not include thongs. Sandals are not allowed in elementary grades.

 

  •  Acceptable outerwear for classroom is limited to include sweater, sweater vest, sweatshirt, and a light jacket. During class time, jackets are to remain open, not zipped or buttoned. Colors for classroom outerwear include khaki, navy blue, gray, and white.

 

  • Heavy coats and jackets worn to and from school and/or outdoors are not restricted, but recommended to colors of navy blue, white, khaki and hunter green.

 

  •   No head wear shall be worn on campus

 

Principals may declare spirit or club days and allow students to wear school spirit shirts, or dress up days (i.e., when school pictures are scheduled) or allow students to wear other uniforms such as Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, cheerleaders, band, chorus, etc. Other questions about uniforms should be referred first to the school authorities, then to the central office staff.

 

No student shall be denied attendance at school, penalized, or otherwise subject to disciplinary measures for failing to wear a school uniform.