Uniform

SCHOOL UNIFORMS

UNIFORM STANDARDS

DRESS CODE

Weller is a uniform school. Students are expected to be in uniform on the first day of school.

Uniform tops: Polo shirts or blouses - white, navy blue, or burgundy (solid colors)

Uniform bottoms: Navy blue, black, or Khaki (tan) - solid colors

Examples of unacceptable clothing tube tops, tank tops, sport bras, halter-tops, and short shorts. The torso must be covered at all times even when arms are lifted or when bending over. Undergarments must not be visible. No slits in skirts.

Clothing must be appropriately sized for school activities. All clothing must be neat, clean and in good repair.

Spikes and chains may not be worn on the outside of any article.

Shoes must be worn at all times and be safe and appropriate for all school activities. Due to daily recess activities, closed-toe shoes are required at this site. No heels higher than 1 1/2” are permitted.

Hats and other non-religious head coverings may not be worn indoors.

Belts must be of appropriate length and contained within belt loops.

Students may not wear objects or any other items of apparel that present a health or safety hazard to themselves or to others. Body piercing, other than ear piercing present a potential health and safety hazard and cannot be worn at school.

Graffiti 'tags' will not be allowed on any items brought to school. Items such as backpacks, personal belongings, books, folders, and notebooks should be free of graffiti and tags.

The following is not acceptable at school:

  • Any clothing or personal belongings that are deemed as gang related, depict the use of drugs, alcohol, tobacco, contain offensive language, graphics or symbols, or deemed inappropriate by the site administrator.

The school may require additional dress standards because of special health and safety circumstances. The school may adopt uniforms as deemed appropriate by the school community as outlined in board policy 5132.1.