• Mandatory Uniform Policy

    The Brandywine Elementary School Uniform Committee (Committee) has formulated the student dress policy for Brandywine Elementary School in accordance to the Prince George’s County Public Schools System Wide Dress Code for Students (Policy 5152).  Uniforms can be purchased from any department stores, discount stores, and local uniform shops.  Students are expected to dress appropriately in the school uniform each day (Monday through Friday). Students must adhere to this policy with no exception.  The mandatory uniform policy is as follows: 

     

    GIRLS

    BOYS

    TOPS: LIGHT BLUE or WHITE

    LONG or SHORT SLEEVED OXFORD, PETER PAN, TURTLE NECK  or POLO SHIRTS

    TOPS: LIGHT BLUE or WHITE

    LONG or SHORT SLEEVED OXFORD,POLO, or TURTLE NECK SHIRTS

    BOTTOMS: SOLID NAVY BLUE

    V STYLE/PLAIN JUMPER/WRAP SKIRT/SKORT/SLACKS

    (Blue or Black, shorts worn underneath skirts)

    BOTTOMS: SOLID NAVY BLUE

    PANTS, SHORTS, SLACKS w/BLACK BELT

    (Shirts must be tucked inside pants and belt worn at all times)

    WHITE, NAVY BLUE, or BLACK SOLID SOCKS/TIGHTS or LEGGINGS

    (NO ADDITIONAL COLORS/DESIGNS ARE ALLOWED)

    WHITE, NAVY BLUE, or BLACK SOCKS

    (NO ADDITIONAL COLORS ARE ALLOWED)

    ALL BLACK, WHITE,  or BLUE SHOES

    (NO ADDITIONAL COLORS ARE ALLOWED)

    ALL BLACK, WHITE,  or BLUE SHOES

    (NO ADDITIONAL COLORS ARE ALLOWED)







    PROHIBITED CLOTHING AND ITEMS

    • ALL UNIFORMS MUST COMPLY WITH PGCBOE RULES AS IT RELATES TO LENGTH OF SKIRTS ENSURING THAT ALL PANTS FIT ON THE WAIST. IN ADDITION TO THE PGCPS RULES, THE FOLLOWING ITEMS ARE PROHIBITED ON OR VISIBLE TO THE MANDATORY UNIFORM POLICY
    • NO EMBLEMS OR LOGO ON SHIRTS, POLOS, CARDIGAN SWEATERS OR JACKETS
    • NO COLORFUL SOCKS, SHOES, OR SWEATERS ARE PERMITTED. NO HOODIES ARE PERMITTED.
    • CELLULAR PHONES ARE NOT PERMITTED TO BE VISIBLE OR POWERED ON DURING SCHOOL HOURS OR WHILE ON THE PROPERTY OF PGCPS.
    • NO SANDALS, FLIP FLOPS, OR OPEN TOE SHOES
    • NO WESTERN STYLE BOOTS, CONSTRUCTION BOOTS, OR HIKING BOOTS
    • ALL HATS ARE TO BE REMOVED UPON ENTERING THE BUILDING
    • NO BANDANNAS, “DOO RAGS”, OR SCARVES ARE TO BE WORN AT ANYTIME
    • EXCEPTIONS TO THE UNIFORM POLICY FOR RELIGIOUS PRACTICES WILL BE CONSIDERED
    • NO SKELETONS OR DEROGATORY STATEMENTS OR PICTURES PERMITTED ON ANY CLOTHING OR MATERIAL AT ANYTIME
    • MEDICAL ALERT BRACELETS AND NECKLACES ARE PERMITTED

    NON-COMPLIANCE WITH UNIFORM POLICY

    FIRST VIOLATION-PARENT CONTACTED AND INFORMED OF THE UNIFORM VIOLATION

    SECOND VIOLATION-WRITTEN NOTIFICATION IS SENT HOME TO INFORM THE PARENT/GUARDIAN OF THE UNIFORM VIOLATION.

    THIRD VIOLATION- DETENTION

    FOURTH VIOLATION- PARENT/TEACHER/STUDENT/ADMINISTRATOR CONFERENCE

    • FIFTH VIOLATION- STUDENT IS REMOVED FROM THE CLASS FOR ONE (1) FULL DAY AND COMPLETES ASSIGNMENTS

     

    This table contains fabric and styles that are not permitted:  

    • Electronic/sparkling belts 
    • Stretch or form-fitting clothing 
    • Baggy pants 
    • Denim-jeans, pants, jackets 
    • Cargo or painter pants 
    • Cargo shorts 
    • Hooded clothing of any type or style 
    • Cropped shirts 
    • Buttonless v-neck or sleeveless shirts or blouses 
    • Oversized sweatshirts or sweaters 
    • Sunglasses 
    • Suspenders 

      

    • T-shirts of any type, including colored T-shirts under the uniform shirts 
    • Flip-flops, slippers, or sandals 
    • Athletic wear, sweat bands 
    • Beads, beaded necklaces, broaches or large pendant jewelry 
    • Backpacks, book bags, or large purses cannot be worn during the school day 
    • Bandannas, 
    • Logos, designer items, plaids, and writing on clothes.