Dress Code

Southside Christian School Dress Code 2020-2021

Shirts Students may wear:

·        Collared oxford or polo shirts

·        Shirts are to be buttoned. Only the top button may be unbuttoned.

·        Name brand logos should be small and no larger than the size of a fist.

·        Sheer material or styles too form-fitting are not appropriate.

·        Friday: Southside, Christian-themed or solid t-shirts may be worn.

·        Outerwear-- Students may wear all zip-up and button type jacket styles, including hoodies.

·        Shirts fitting the dress code must be worn underneath coats, jackets, and sweaters

·        Use of jackets in the classroom will be determined by the classroom teacher.

·        Students may not wear sweatshirts or pullovers, including non-zip or non-button hoodies in the classroom.


Shorts/Pants Students may wear:

·        Pants and shorts which are neat, hemmed, and free of holes or frayed edges.

·        Shorts must be no shorter than two inches above the knee.

·        Fridays: Jeans and denim fabrics are allowed.

·        Students may not wear:

·        Skinny jeans, sweatpants, pajama bottoms, spandex, jogging pants, cut-offs, short shorts, or

·        athletic shorts during the academic school day.

·        Leggings as pants. Leggings can only be worn with a dress or skirt no shorter than 2 inches above

·        the knee.

·        Denim, except for Fridays. .


Dresses/Skirts Female students may wear:

         Dresses with attached sleeves and jumpers with appropriate shirts

         Dresses and skirts should be no more than 2 inches from the top of the knee.

         Shoes--Shoes must be worn at all times. They must be closed toe shoes or tennis/running shoes  for P.E./Recess.

         For girls, sandals are acceptable.

         Students may not wear plastic athletic sandals/sliders, flip-flops, or Crocs.  Crocs may be worn on Fridays.  



         Hair must be clean, neatly groomed, and out of the eyes. Male students' hair should be trimmed

         to the nape of the neck. Neatly groomed mustaches are acceptable, but no beards are allowed.

         Wild or extreme hairstyles or unusual hair colors are not allowed.


General Rules

         Students may not:

         Have piercings (except girls' ears), gauging, or tattoos.

         Wear hats, caps, blankets, sunglasses, or bandanas while in the building during the school day.

         Wear clothing from or representing other local schools. However, clothing representing other local

church is acceptable on Fridays.

         Wear clothing that doesn't conform to the student's physique by being too tight or excessively

         baggy. Undergarments should not be visible at any time.