• Pasadena Fundamental Elementary School

    DRESS CODE 2018-2019

    Students are expected to dress appropriately to reflect pride in one’s self and school, to avoid social fads, and disruptions to the school learning environment.

     

    KINDERGARTEN, FIRST, SECOND, THIRD GRADE DRESS CODE 

    • Khaki or navy blue uniform shorts, fitted at the natural waistline and worn no lower than the bottom of the knee or higher than three inches above the knee
    • Khaki or navy blue uniform pants, fitted at the natural waistline and worn no shorter than ankle bone in length
    • Solid khaki or navy blue uniform skirt or dress, the length worn no higher than three inches above the knee front and back (shorts may be worn under if covered by skirt or dress).
    • Any solid colored t-shirt, collared shirt, or blouse, with no designs or patterns. A small logo which reflects the clothing manufacturer or brand is acceptable. The logo should be less than two inches in diameter.
    • When layering shirts (long sleeve under short sleeve) both shirts must be a solid color.
    • On Fridays, students may wear solid colored jeans if they are wearing a Pasadena t-shirt.
    • On Wednesdays, students may wear solid colored jeans if they are wearing a Defend A Friend t-shirt.
    • Athletic shoes with an adjustable closure (i.e. laces or Velcro) with socks or tights in any solid color
    • Solid color leggings under dresses or skirts only

     

     FOURTH GRADE THROUGH FIFTH GRADE DRESS CODE

    • Collared shirts, t-shirts, blouses or sweaters
    • Pants and jeans, fitted at the natural waistline and worn to the bottom of the ankle bone in length
    • Khaki or navy blue uniform shorts, fitted at the natural waistline and worn no lower than the bottom of the knee or higher than three inches above the knee
    • Dresses and skirts with the length no higher than three inches above the knee front and back
    • Sneakers with socks or tights; leggings under dresses or skirts only

     

    NO STUDENT MAY WEAR THE FOLLOWING

    • Cargo or carpenter shorts/pants, capris, culottes, split skirts, denim shorts or any form of redefined shorts
    • Tight jeans, “skinny jeans”, “jeggings”, tight knit pants, clinging pants or leggings (unless worn under a skirt/dress) and can be no shorter than ankle bone in length
    • Shirts that show a child’s midriff when both hands are raised or that have sayings/images that are deemed inappropriate
    • Blouses, shirts, or dresses which are tank tops, halter tops, spaghetti straps, sleeveless, or low cut in front or back
    • See-through, mesh, or spandex garments
    • All non-athletic shoes, such as sandals, thongs, flip-flops, shoes with wheels, spikes, cleats, clogs, boots or shoes that appear boot-like, croc-style shoes, slip-on shoes, or shoes without back strap
    • Clothing with holes, tears, any type of fraying, or are oversized
    • Prohibited are hairstyles and colors, and other fashion styles, which are disruptive to the school environment or educational process

     

    Students who come to school wearing inappropriate attire will be sent to the office to call a parent/guardian for acceptable clothing and will receive a Dress Code Violation. On the third violation, a Warning/Detention Notice will be given and for each additional dress code violation thereafter. After three dress code Warning/Detention Notices, the student will be referred to the Intervention and Appeals Committee (IAC).

     

    The principal will have the final decision regarding the enforcement and definition of the dress and grooming codes.