Hopewell Elementary School Mandatory Dress Code

BUTTON-UP OXFORD STYLE SHIRTS
  • Solid color: Navy, light blue, white, green, red or yellow
  • Long or short sleeve
  • No visible emblems, trademarks, or logos (except School Name, Covington County School District approved name, and/or School extracurricular groups)
  • All shirttails must be tucked into students' pants for girls and boys

KNIT POLO SHIRTS
  • Solid color: Navy, light blue, white, green, red or yellow
  • Must be buttoned high enough so that no cleavage can be seen.
  • Collar
  • Long or short sleeve
  • With or without pockets
  • No visible emblems, trademarks, or logos (except School Name, Covington County School District approved name, and/or School extracurricular groups)
  • Must be tucked in (girls and boys)

TURTLENECK OR SOLID T-SHIRT
  • Long or short sleeve
  • Solid colors: Navy, light blue, white, green, red or yellow
  • Must be tucked in (girls & boys)

SWEATSHIRTS
  • Solid Colors: Navy, light blue, white, green, red or yellow or gray
  • Zip front or pullover
  • May or may not have hoods
  • Must be waist lenght, not too long or short
  • No visible emblems, trademarks, logos (except School Name, Covington County School District approved name, and/or School extracurricular groups)

VEST OR SWEATERS
  • Solid colors: Navy, light blue, white, green, red or yellow
  • Cardigan, v-neck, crew neck, or scoop neck
  • Long sleeve or sleeveless
  • With or without pockets
  • Vests and sweaters are to be worn over regulation shirt

PANTS
  • Solid colors: Khaki, navy, or black
  • Cuffed or uncuffed; pleated or plain front
  • With or without elastic (see belt section)
  • No baggies, corduroys, or denim
  • Must be worn securely around waist ~With belt through all loops **Belts optional for K-2

JUMPERS
  • Solid Colors: Black, navy, or khaki
  • Round, square, v-neck, straight, A-line, pleated
  • Length - top of knee - (minimum)

SKIRTS/SKORTS
  • Solid color: Khaki, navy, black
  • Styles: Box pleat, regular, straight, A-line
  • No wrap skirts or slits
  • Length - top of knee - (minimum)

WALKING SHORTS/BERMUDA STYLE
  • Solid Color: Navy, khaki or black
  • Cuffed or uncuffed; pleated or plain front
  • With or without elastic (see belt section)
  • No denim or stretch fabric
  • Length - top of knee (minimum)
  • No gym/athletic shorts

BELTS
  • Brown, black, or color of shirt
  • If belt loops exist, belt is mandatory*
  • No visible emblems, trademarks, or logos (except School Name, Covington County School District approved name and/or School extracurricular groups)
  • Belts must me visible at waistline
  • Belts optional for K-2

SOCKS
  • Socks will be limited to solid colors: White, brown, tan, black or navy
  • Ankle, crew, knee high
  • Tights/hose for girls only
  • No leggings

SHOES
  • Navy, white, brown, black, gray or combination of these colors
  • All shoelaces must be the same color as one of the colors in the shoes
  • All lace up shoes must be laced and tied
  • No flip flops (rubber or beach style)
  • No house shoes
  • Boots are allowed, but must be worn under the pant leg, not with pants tucked in
  • Sandals with back straps are allowed
  • Heels - 1" height maximum

JACKETS I COATS
  • Solid color or with similar stripes
  • Brown, black, gray, khaki, white Or school colors
  • No trench coats
  • Trademarks/logos kept to a 2" minimum size

JEWELRY
  • Jewelry should not pose a safety hazard (i.e. no spiked jewelry, oversized chain, etc.)
  • Authorized jewelry items may not be replicas of weapons, or contraband) nor contain inappropriate language
  • Pierced jewelry is limited to the ears (Earrings for boys are not permitted) and not longer than 2 inches.

HAIR ACCESSORIES
  • Ribbons, barrettes, headbands, Ponytail holders, and clippees are acceptable for girls
  • No bandanas, hats, caps, scarves, do-rags, skull caps, cloth or rubber headbands, or headwraps
  • Toboggans can be worn outside on cold days