Student Dress Code
6th Grade –Light Blue Polo Shirts
7th Grade – Yellow Polo Shirts
8th Grade – Navy Blue Polo Shirts
Uniform shirts must have a collar and no logos (except for an EMS logo). A long sleeve, pullover collared shirt is permissible if it is the correct color.
It is not permissible for a student’s undershirt bottom to exceed the length of his/her uniform shirt. An undershirt may only be visible at the neck.
Students will not wear their “Hoodies” in class this year; they should be put in their lockers just like all other outer ware.
Sweatshirts may be worn however; it must have the EMS logo (no athletic related logos other than approved Erwin team gear). A sweatshirt could also be a plain sweatshirt that matches the appropriate grade level or plain navy blue or plain gray. Uniform shirts must be worn underneath sweatshirts with a visible collar. Sweatshirts that are zippered, buttoned-up or hooded cannot be worn. Coats and jackets must be stored in lockers during the day and may not be worn in the classroom.
There will be times through out the year when students are able to participate in dress down days. RSS’s and EMS’s dress code policy will be enforced on those days.
All students have a choice of wearing either khaki or navy slacks/ below finger-tip length shorts. Pants and shorts must be worn at the waistline and appropriately sized. Girls are permitted to wear below finger-tip length skirts, jumpers, or capris that are khaki or navy in color.
Clothing Not Permitted:
- Sandals, open toed, open-heeled, flip-flops or heeled shoes
- Blue Denim jeans
- Sweat pants (outside of PE uniform), knit pants, jeggings, or leggings
- Pants with stripes, designs or emblems
- Logos other than Erwin
- t-shirts worn as outer shirts
- bedroom shoes
- clips, chains, etc fastened on belts
- studded or spiked jewelry
- ripped or torn articles of clothing
- scarves, rags, or bandanas
“SAG AND DRAG” WILL NOT BE PERMITTED UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES.
ANY CLOTHING ITEM WHICH INTERFERES WITH THE LEARNING PROCESS OR VIOLATES THE RSS CODE OF CONDUCT WILL NOT BE PERMITTED.
Administration will intervene when necessary.