Student Dress Code
School Uniform & Dress Code
Student attire shall be clean, neat, and appropriate for wear in Danville Lutheran’s Christian learning environment. Danville Lutheran School adopted a school uniform policy for students in kindergarten through the eighth grade. The specific clothing guidelines are listed below.
Tops: The guidelines for these items are as follows:
Pants: The guideline for pants is below, and may be khaki, navy, or black in color:
Skirts and Dresses – Skirts may be worn as long as they are khaki, navy, gray, or black in color. Girls in preschool through the second grade must wear a pair of shorts under their skirt. Skirts worn by girls in grades K-8 must be of sufficient length to touch the top of the knee. Girls may wear uniform style dresses, and must be knee length.
Shorts – Shorts should be khaki, navy, or black in color. Students may wear shorts during the first and fourth quarters of the school year. No bike shorts, jazz shorts, spandex shorts, cargo short, or athletic type short are to be worn at school. For students in grades K-8, shorts must be of sufficient length so that they touch the top of the knee.
Shoes – The guidelines for shoes or other footwear are as follows:
Socks – Socks of any color may be worn.
Hair – No hair color other than natural hair color is allowed. Hair should be clean and appropriately styled so that it does not hang in the eyes or call undue attention to the student (i.e. stripes, razor cuts, tails, Mohawks, or shaved portions are not permitted).
Earrings – Additional guidelines:
Miscellaneous Items – The following items are not to be worn at school:
Teacher and principal discretion will be the final authority concerning dress code guidelines. Parents will be notified by phone or written correspondence if their child’s attire is not acceptable. Students in violation of the dress code will be disciplined following the school’s discipline plan. Danville Lutheran School is asking your support in dressing children appropriately for our Christian learning environment. This dress code applies to all school days.