• Uniform Policy

    Uniform Policy
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     2017-2018 Suitland High School Mandatory Uniform Policy

    The mandatory dress code for Suitland High School was formulated by parents attending PTSA.  This policy is in compliance with the Prince George’s County Public Schools’ System-wide Dress Code for Students and the PGCPS Code of Student Conduct.  Progressive discipline is followed for uniform violations.  ***As applicable, students may need to purchase other uniform shirts/ pants to accommodate weight loss or gain.  Our EXPECTATION is that EVERY STUDENT is appropriately dressed every day.

    NO EXCEPTIONS/ NO EXCUSES!!!

    ACCEPTABLE

    CLOTHING

    UNACCEPTABLE

    CLOTHING

    PANTS, SKIRTS, SHORTS, SKORTS, JUMPERS:

    All students must wear appropriate solid-colored TAN bottoms at their natural waistline and are not shorter than fingertip length when the hands are fully extended down. 

    ***TAN [is the palest tone of brown], not lighter nor darker than a grocery store paper bag

    Various shades of BLUE, NAVY,GREEN,BROWN, RUST, GREY, WHITE, YELLOW

    DENIM/ JEAN or STONEWASHED or FLEECE/ SWEATSHIRT fabric.

    BANDAID, TUBE, SPANDEX, or FORM-FITTING ATTIRE

    BAGGY, SAGGING BOTTOMS [boxers/ underwear should not be visible]

    DISTRESSED/RIPPED BOTTOMS

    POLO SHIRTS:

     

    Students wear only solid colored polo shirts to identify their grade level as stated on their class schedule next to their name.  Uniform shirts are displayed in the Main Office.

     

      9th grade---WHITE POLO [not cream, ivory, beige]

    10th grade---GREY POLO [shade of a quarter]

    11th grade---RED POLO [shade of a tomato]

    12th grade---BLACK POLO [not faded,

                                              stonewashed, or charcoal]

     

    POLO SHIRTRS with other logos / insignias [Hugo Boss, Ralph Lauren, Polo Club, IZOD, etc.]

    Denim blouses/ shirts buttoned to the neck

    Oxford blouses or shirts , CREW-NECK T-SHIRTS, MIDRIFF SHIRTS, TANK TOPS,THERMAL UNDERSHIRTS

    STRIPPED, PATTERENED, or “IN MEMORY OF” T-SHIRTS

    SHOES:

     

    Female and male students wear closed-in, solid colored shoes, boots, or tennis preferably in black, brown or tan.

     

    BARE FEET, SLIPPERS, FOOTIES, FLIP-FLOPS, SLIDES, SANDALS,  THONGS, CROCS, SHOWERS SHOES

    SPIKED, ORNAMENTAL SHOES

    ACCESSORIES:

     

    Female and male students wear belts as needed at the waist to keep their pants, skirts, or shorts up. 

     

    Students may wear neckties and/ or jewelry to adorn their uniform  

     

    BUTTONS, BADGES, PINS THAT ENDORSE OR ADVERTISE NEGATIVE ATTITUDES OR BEHAVIORS THAT COULD INSIGHT VIOLENCE.

    SLEEP BONNETS, WRAP SCARVES, DO-RAGS, SKULL CAPS, FITTED CAPS, BERETS, BANDANAS [any color], etc.

    “Bad Hair Day” or “My hair is not finished” are UNACCEPTABLE EXCUSES and will not be honored!

    OUTER GARMENTS:

     

    Students may wear gear for warmth and protection. However, THE APPROPRIATE UNIFORM POLO SHIRT MUST BE VISIBLE at all times.

     

    Denim blouses/ shirts buttoned to the neck.

    HOODIES covering the head while on campus.

    Any color of SNOWPANTS, SKI PANTS, SWEATPANTS, etc.