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Dress Code & Uniform Policy - CJM

C. J. MORRIS ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
DRESS CODE

Please take the time to review the current student dress standards.

The mode of dress at C. J. Morris will reflect the combined attitudes of the students, their parents and the faculty. The occasion or nature of the activity should determine student appearance. Since C. J. Morris is an educational institution, the daily attire should be appropriate for an effective learning atmosphere. C. J. Morris also implements a mandatory uniform policy.


The dress code is as follows:
1. All baggy, oversized clothing and jeans are prohibited. No clothing may be worn more than one size larger than student’s measured size.
2. Shirts must have a collar unless they are C. J. Morris T-shirt.
3. Shorts’ length must not extend below the knee or above the finger tip.
4. Skirts may be no shorter than fingertip and must be hemmed. Pant legs must be hemmed at shoe top.
5. Navy or khaki (beige) colored leggings or sweatpants are ok to wear. NO PRINTS.
6. No undergarments may show. Girls may wear bike shorts under their skirts (must be same color) provided they do not show.
7. NO hats.
8. Jewelry or belts that symbolize drug or alcohol use or expresses inflammatory statements, or is considered to be gang-related or dangerous may not be worn. Dangling wallet and key chains are not permitted.
9. For safety reasons, students are required to wear covered, closed toe shoes. Flip-flops, Crocs, any open toe shoes, slippers and bare feet are not acceptable or permitted.
10. Any student in non-compliant clothing will be given: #1 verbal warning; #2 letter sent home by teacher; #3 taken to the office and parent will be notified.
11. On Dress-up Days, students must adhere to the dress code policy unless otherwise notified.



ALL DECISIONS REGARDING APPROPRIATENESS OF DRESS WILL BE MADE AND ENFORCED BY SCHOOL PERSONNEL






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