Don Haskins PK-8 Uniform Policy 2022-2023


  • Don Haskins PK - 8

    Uniform Policy 2022-23

     

    Uniform Tops: Button polo in solid white, navy, orange and light blue. 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. No low-rise jeans, sagging, or torn or holes in pants allowed. No cotton stretch pants to include leggings and yoga pants.

     

    Jackets or Sweatshirts:  Solid white, orange, light blue, grey 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, slipper, slides, open-toed shoes.

     

    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

     

    P.E.: 6- 8th grades only  Solid white or grey t-shirt with solid light blue or grey gym shorts.  PTA will sell PE clothing if you wish to purchase from them.

     

    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.

     

    SPECIAL DAYS

    • Monday - College days – Students may wear a college shirt with school uniform bottoms.

     

    • 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.

     

    • 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 Day: On non-uniform days regular street clothes may be worn.  Appropriate dress code guidelines must be followed: no tight pants, no bare shoulders, no spaghetti straps, no midriffs, no gang/drug related clothing, no torn jeans, no spandex/leggings/yoga pants or pajamas. Jeans with frays, cuts, tears, holes, slits, patches, drawings, or embroidery are not allowed at any time. Shorts, dresses, and skirts must be at the knee (1 inch above or below).  Hats, caps, and bandanas are not allowed.

     

    Administrators and staff will have the right to determine inappropriate clothing.