Uniform Policy for girls and boys.
A. GIRLS’ UNIFORMS:
Preschool through third grade: The girls must wear the plaid jumper, navy shorts or navy pants with a white polo or round collared shirt. White or black tights may be worn with the jumper. Girls should wear light weight shorts underneath the jumper. Girls can wear the red hooded sweatshirt or fleece jacket bearing the school logo with the jumper, pants or shorts.
Grades five through eight: The girls must wear the red plaid skirt with a white or black polo shirt. Navy shorts or navy pants may also be worn with a white polo shirt. Girls can wear white or black tights or solid black or white socks. Light weight nylon type shorts should be worn underneath the skirts. Girls can wear the red hooded sweatshirt or fleece jacket bearing the school logo with their skirts, pants, or shorts.
Girls in grade 4 may wear either choice listed above. SKIRTS AND JUMPERS SHOULD BE KNEE LENGTH (MUST BE NO SHORTER THAN THE TOP OF THE KNEE). SHORTS SHOULD BE NO SHORTER THAN 2 INCHES ABOVE THE KNEE.
B. BOYS’ UNIFORMS:
Preschool through grade eight: The boys must wear blue dress pants/shorts with navy, brown or black belt. (No cargo pants or shorts, patch pockets, athletic shorts or corduroy) Red knit collared shirts, red hooded or fleece sweatshirts bearing the school logo and solid white, black or red socks may be worn. Hair must be worn in a neat, well-groomed style and may not touch the collar of the shirt and be out of the students’ eyes. No Mohawks, faux-hawks, or hair dye is allowed.
C. SCHOOL SHOES:
Students may wear either dress or tennis shoes. For safety reasons school shoes may not have slick soles. Tennis shoes worn must be a style that is able to be worn under the pant leg and must not cover the bottom of the pants leg. High top tennis shoes may be worn, as long as the pant leg is able to fit around the top of the shoe. If shoes are a lace-up style, the laces must be worn and tied. All shoes must have a back (No mules, slides, sandals, tap shoes or Heelies.)
D. GYM UNIFORMS
Boys will wear their uniforms on gym day. Girls should be sure that shorts are worn under their skirts or jumpers. Students must wear tennis shoes on their gym day – Monday, Wednesday or Friday.
E. APPROPRIATE DRESS:
Parents are asked to choose appropriate items from the above list of uniform clothes to meet the comfort needs of the students. If students come to school dressed in a manner which is not appropriate for the weather, they may be kept indoors.
F. JEWELRY AND COSMETICS:
Jewelry is not to be worn in school except as provided in this policy. If a child has pierced ears, small post may be worn. Inappropriate wristwatch may be worn. Approved pins or wristbands in recognition of school sponsored or approved causes may also be worn in school. Any other jewelry worn to school will be confiscated in the morning and returned to the child upon dismissal at 3:00 p.m. Cosmetics are not to be worn in school. Students wearing cosmetics will be asked to remove them. *Eighth graders are allowed to wear nail polish*. Polish must be well maintained.
*As mentioned previously, Mohawks, “faux hawks” or hair dye are not permitted on girls or boys.
G. OUT OF UNIFORM
Students are expected to dress and present an appearance consistent with standards of good taste and appropriate for school and school events.
Not Allowed: Shorts/skirts must be no shorter than 2″ above the knee, pajama bottoms are not allowed (must be removed before class begins), shirts or dresses that have spaghetti straps or are strapless, bare midriffs or low cut tops, leggings and/or tights may not be worn alone as pants (leggings under a dress, skirt, or tunic top are permissible), sagging pants/shorts, shoes with heels higher than 1″, flip-flops, crocs, or other open-backed shoes, tattered or torn jeans, shorts or leggings.
Allowed: Long-sleeved, short-sleeved or sleeveless shirts/tops (no inappropriate references), capri pants, jeans, sweat pants, or nylon pants, sandals that buckle onto the foot are acceptable as long as above criteria are met (except on gym days), clothing that meets dress code standards.