JMS Uniform Policy
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Wednesday, June 29, 2016
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2016 - 2017 Dress Code

JACKSON MIDDLE SCHOOL DRESS CODE

 

The Clarke County Public School system has a mandatory dress code for all elementary, intermediate, middle, and high schools in the county.

 

The Uniform Dress Code for Jackson Middle School is as follows and will be in effect for all students:

 

·         NAVY BLUE PANTS/SLACKS - Pleated or regular slacks are acceptable. NO blue jeans or corduroys allowed. Slacks must be properly fitted at the waist and have a proper hem. For example, if a student is 32” in the waist, then the pants/slacks should measure 32” in the waist. There will be NO oversized slacks allowed. NO cargo pants or pants with exterior pockets (sewn down or open). NO pants with frayed hems.

 

·         NAVY BLUE SHORTS - Shorts are to be NO shorter than two (2) inches above the bend of the knee (measured in the back of the knee). Capri pants may be worn.

 

·         SHIRTS - Any Polo or T-Shirt (long sleeve or short sleeve) which supports the Jackson Aggies in colors of purple or white only. Polo and T-Shirts that support the other Jackson Schools (JHS, JIS, and Gillmore) will also be allowed as long as they meet the color requirements as mentioned above.

 

·         SKIRTS/JUMPERS - Skirts or jumpers will be NO shorter than two (2) inches above the bend of the knee (measured in the back of the knee) and longer than four (4) inches above the ankle. NO FLOOR LENGTH skirts. A navy blue jumper of the same length will be allowed. Uniform shirts must be worn under the jumper. If “tights” are worn under the skirt, the skirt must remain the proper length.

 

·         BELTS - Black or brown leather like belts must be worn with pants, shorts, and skirts with loops. Belts must not be excessive in length and hanging from the waist. After market belt buckles are prohibited (large buckles with names, initials, etc.).

 

·         SHOES - NO OPEN TOED SHOES ARE ALLOWED (flip-flops, sandals, etc.).

 

WHITE or NAVY SOCKS MUST BE WORN. (You may only wear ONE pair of MATCHING socks. Do not mix your colors or wear multiple pairs of socks.)

 

·         If shoes are designed for laces, the laces must be in place, and laces must be tight and tied with pants leg pulled over the tops of the shoes.

 

·         Shoes that have straps must be strapped.

 

·         JEWELRY - If necklaces are worn, they must be worn inside of the shirt. They cannot extend above the collar of the shirt or hang over the button opening of the shirt.

 

·         No visible body piercings with the exception of girls wearing earrings will be allowed. (Nose, Lip, Brow, Tongue, etc.)

 

·         OVERDRESS FOR COLD WEATHER DAYS - JMS will allow outerwear supporting the Jackson Aggies in colors of purple, white, grey, or gold or outerwear that is SOLID navy, black, or white in color.   A school uniform shirt must be worn under all outerwear. Any outerwear with a hood is prohibited. The JMS administration reserves the right to monitor this policy and make modifications if necessary.

§  JACKSON MIDDLE SCHOOL ADMINISTRATORS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO REFUSE OR PROHIBIT WEAR THAT IS INAPPROPRIATE.

 

 The following dress or grooming is prohibited:

 

1.            Biking shorts

 

2.            See-through blouses or shirts

 

3.            Halter, tank, or sun tops

 

4.            Sunglasses inside the building

 

5.            Wearing hats, caps in the building (teachers, boys, and girls)

 

6.            Bare feet, stocking feet, shoes must be worn

 

7.            Picks, combs, rakes, or rollers in hair

 

8.            Distasteful slogans or pictures on shirts

 

9.            Open shirt or shirt tail worn outside of pants (boys and girls)

 

10.         Mesh jerseys without a T-shirt

 

11.         Mini-skirts, dresses, and shorts that are too tight and shorter than two (2) inches above the knees

 

12.         Sleeveless tops or sweaters (inappropriate exposure) NO BLOUSES AT ALL

 

13.         Sweat pants of any type including wind suits

 

14.         Low-riding pants (below waistline)

 

15.         Boys wearing earrings

 

16.         Pants without belts

 

17.         No sweatbands, wristbands, headbands, etc.

 

18.         Extremely tight clothing of any type

 

19.         No facial hair

 

20.         NO EXOTIC HAIR COLORING (PINK, BLUE, PURPLE, GREEN, ETC.)

 

21.         NO HOODS AT ANYTIME ON ANY CLOTHING

 

22.         NO MIXING COLORED SOCKS AND WEARING MULTIPLE PAIRS OF SOCKS IN VARIOUS COLORS

 

23.         If tights or yoga pants are worn, appropriate length skirt or shorts must be worn.

 

 

 

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