Uniform Policy

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  • Shorts, pants, skorts, skirts, skirted jumpers
  • Must be plain, solid-color twill, corduroy or denim fabric
  • Tops: White or navy with collar

    • Must have long or short sleeves
    • Knit polo-type or woven dress shirts, blouses, turtlenecks
    • School t-shirts are OK (available thru the school office) and are either kelly green or royal blue (Horizons Elementary School colors)

    Other dress code rules:

    • A belt is required if the garment has belt loops
    • Shirts (including t-shirts) must be tucked in
    • Shorts/skirts must be mid-thigh or longer
    • Clothing or footwear that is construed by the principal or designee as hazardous or dangerous to the health of the student or others can be prohibited
    • Shoes must be safe, appropriate, and have enclosed heels or a heel strap (flip flops, slides, and sandals without heel straps may not be worn)
    • Clothes must be appropriate size, with waist of garment worn at student’s waist
    • Clothing that is too tight or too loose is not appropriate for school
    • A small logo is acceptable
    • School administrators will determine if clothing is appropriate for school and complies with district rules.

    Winter/Cold Weather

    On very cold days, students who walk, bike, etc. may need to wear sweatpants, etc. over their school clothes on their way to/from school. However, any clothing that doesn’t meet dress code requirements must be removed before school begins.

    Jackets, sweaters, coats, etc.

    • Any kind of jacket/coat/cardigan is OK if it meets regular dress code** rules
    • May not be disruptive, distracting, display offensive language/symbols, etc.
    • School staff may ask students to remove jackets
    • Any pullover garment that is worn all day (sweater, sweater vest, sweatshirt) should:
      • Have a collar OR be worn with a collared uniform shirt or official school t-shirt underneath
      • Must be solid white, solid navy or the school’s additional solid shirt color (school sweatshirts with no hoods are OK)
      • Must not have any colored trim, stripes, decoration, etc. (small logos are OK)