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Dress Code

MWMS Dress Code

Appropriate, clean, and neat school dress contributes to a positive school environment.

Students are directed to dress with respectful, good taste and in doing so, contribute to the

general pride in the school. This dress code applies to all students while on the MWMS


The following applies to all students and staff: DRESS APPROPRIATELY.

1. Nothing will be worn that will be offensive to any race or sex, or which

displays profanity in any form.

2. Items of a fad nature (grills etc… to be determined by the administration) are

prohibited on the school campus.

3. Shoes are to be worn at all times in the building and on the campus. Bedroom

slippers are not to be worn during school hours.

4. The body’s midsection/torso is to be fully clothed.

5. Trousers and pants are not to be sagging about the hip area.

6. Pants with holes above the knees will not be tolerated at school.

7. Overalls must be worn with the bibs properly fastened.

8. Curlers are not to be worn in school.

9. Shorts/skirts/dresses must pass the “fingertip test” and meet administrative


10. Spaghetti straps and tank tops are not allowed- If a sleeveless top is worn,

then straps must be at least 3-fingers wide.

11. Hats, caps, scarves, bandanas, handkerchiefs, or any type of head coverings

are not to be worn at school.

12. Sunglasses are not to be worn in the building, unless prescribed by a doctor.

These will be confiscated if worn.

13. If leggings are worn, a skirt or pair of shorts must be over them and still pass

the “fingertip test.”

14. Belts must be worn if the item of clothing (shorts, pants, skirt, or etc.) has belt


15. Coats must be placed in lockers upon arrival at school.

16. No temporary hair coloring is allowed.

17. Key holders and/or dog collars around the head or neck area are not allowed.

18. All PE shorts must pass the “fingertip test.”

19. Lounging pants/pajamas of any type are not allowed.

20. No chains attached to pants, no leather belts, bracelets, anklets, necklaces,

chokers adorned with metal spikes are allowed.

Published by Beth Sizemore on November 20, 2017
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