Dress Code

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Modified Uniform Student Dress Code

  • Modified Uniform Student Dress Code

    Tops

    All shirts (t-shirts, dress shirts, polos, and blouses), either short or long-sleeve, must be plain and solid in color, red, gray, black or white. Any shirt not plain and solid in color must be a Clearwater High School branded and approved t-shirt.

    All sweaters/sweatshirts, short or long sleeve must be plain, solid in color, red, gray, black or white. Students who wear a sweater/sweatshirt that opens in the front must have an appropriate top on underneath.

    All tops must be worn as intended and not tied up, torn, or altered in any way. You may not wear sheer, mesh, oversized (cannot extend below the wrist when arms are held at your side) or undersized (must extend below waistline) tops. Low cut tops are not acceptable. Wearing plaid shirts are not acceptable. Shoulders, stomachs and backs must be entirely covered.

    Bottoms

    All pants/jeans must be plain, solid in color, khaki, black, gray or regular blue denim jeans. Appropriate track-style pants or sweatpants may be worn and must be plain, solid in color, red, gray or black.

    All shorts must be at least knee length and be plain, solid in color, khaki, black, gray or regular blue denim jeans.

    All skirts must be at least knee length and be plain, solid in color, khaki, black, gray or regular blue denim.

    All bottoms should be worn appropriately at the waist according to state statute. Pants, jeans, and shorts should be worn with a belt when applicable. All bottoms must be neat in appearance, free from excessive holes.

    You may not wear bright colored blue jeans (sky, baby, or ocean blue). You may not wear tights, yoga pants, leggings, pajama bottoms, or any knitted/nylon athletic style shorts.

    Dresses

    All dresses must meet the top of the knees in length and be plain, solid in color red, gray, black or white.

    You may not wear sheer, mesh, oversized or undersized dresses, or any style that is low cut, or any t-shirt style dresses. Shoulders, stomachs, and backs must be fully covered.

    Outerwear

    Vests should be plain solid in color red, gray, black, white or regular blue denim.

    All hoodies (including ones with zippers), pull-over/quarter-zip jackets must be solid in color red, gray, black, or white, or a Clearwater High School hoodie.  

    Jackets/coats may be of any color and style. Any shirt worn underneath a jacket/coat must follow the guidelines for tops.

    Accessories

    Ties, bows, belts, scarves or jewelry may be of any color or design as long as it is not disruptive to the learning environment.

    You may not wear hats, caps, bandanas, or any other non-approved head covering.

    You may not wear any other form of costuming unless there is prior approval from administration. 

    Footwear

    You may not wear bedroom or house slippers; all other shoes, sandals, and boots are acceptable in any color or style.

    Exceptions

    JROTC, athletics, and other student activities may wear their approved team/group uniform (if pre-approved by administration) on designated days. On designated days whole team/group participation is expected.

      

    *If you are looking for places to purchase Clearwater approved T-shirts please visit Team Florida Sportswear (on Hercules Ave.), our school store, or contact various club/team sponsors regarding their available merchandise.

    **All forms of dress and/or accessories must also be in compliance with the Pinellas County Dress Code as described in the Code of Student Conduct.

    ***Administration has the final say regarding dress code.

     

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