Don Haskins PK-8 Uniform Policy 2021-2022
Uniform Tops: Button polo in solid white, orange, Columbia blue or navy. Insignias less than half-dollar size.
Uniform Bottoms: Navy or Tan Khaki pleated or flat front. Cotton pants, shorts, skorts, and capris are allowed. Shorts and skirts must be to the knee or below. No low-rise jeans, sagging, or torn or holes in pants allowed. No cotton stretch pants to include leggings and yoga pants. Sweatpants are not allowed.
Jackets or Sweatshirts: Solid white, orange, Columbia blue or navy sweatshirts may be worn in class – no logos and a uniform shirt must be underneath. College sweatshirts can be worn at any time but must have a uniform shirt underneath. Coats of all colors/styles may be worn BEFORE and AFTER school and outside during lunch but may NOT be worn in class or hallways.
Shoes: Closed-toe, rubber soled shoes must be worn on all days with exception of non-uniform days and Special Club/Sports Activity days (i.e. game days). Not allowed at any time: crocs, slippers, slides.
Physical Education: Students in 6 – 8 will be dressing out for PE. Solid grey t-shirts, grey or navy blue gym shorts.
Jewelry and other items: Jewelry must be age appropriate and NOT related to gangs. If jewelry becomes a distraction (i.e. plastic jewelry) or safety issue, school administrators will handle on an individual basis.
Body piercing jewelry, such as studs in lips, nose, eyebrow, or tongue are not allowed; “grilz” are not allowed; pierced ears are acceptable within reason; NO GAUGES, LARGE HOOPS, SPIKES
Not permitted at any time: writing on skin, stickers on face, overalls, caps, hats, hair nets, bandanas or clothing with offensive, racist, or inappropriate words, scenes, signs, slogans, or symbols; including clothing that promotes cigarettes, alcohol, drugs, gang affiliation. When in doubt administrators will determine inappropriate attire.
- Monday - College days – Students may wear a college shirt with blue jeans. Jeans with frays, cuts, tears, holes, slits, patches, drawings, or embroidery are not allowed at any time. Other colored jeans are not allowed.
- Wednesday – 8th Grade Day. 8th grade students may wear their 8th grade shirt with blue jeans. Jeans with frays, cuts, tears, holes, slits, patches, drawings, or embroidery are not allowed at any time. Other colored jeans are not allowed.
- Friday – Blue jeans with school spirit shirt to include PTA Spirit Wear, UIL, Clubs, Organizations, Athletics and Honor Roll. Jeans with frays, cuts, tears, holes, slits, patches, drawings, or embroidery are not allowed at any time. Other colored jeans are also not allowed.
- NON-UNIFORM DAYS: Regular street clothes may be worn. Appropriate dress code guidelines must be followed: NO tight pants, bare shoulders, spaghetti straps, midriffs, gang/drug related clothing, torn jeans, sweatpants, spandex/leggings/yoga pants or pajamas. Shorts, dresses, and skirts must be at the knee. Hats, caps, and bandanas are not allowed.
Administrators and staff will have the right to determine inappropriate clothing.