Uniform and Dress Code

School Uniforms and Dress Code 

School Uniforms 

The basic standard school uniform shall be grey or black dress pants and/or grey skirt and white, red, or black short sleeve or long sleeve polo style shirts with a collar, and/or a white oxford button down. Any combination of the official colors, pants, and/or skirt will be acceptable as school uniform attire.

All 9th graders must purchase a white short or long sleeve polo style shirt with a collar.

All 10th graders must purchase a black short or long sleeve polo style shirt with a collar.

All 11th graders must purchase a red short or long sleeve polo style shirt with a collar.

All 12th may dress full uniform or business casual attire.

Outerwear Policy – Absolutely NO outerwear will be permitted outside of the vest, cardigan, blazer, or any other outwear items sold by GRAD Academy.

 

Dress Code for Ladies

Shirts: White, red, and/or black short and long sleeve shirts are permitted. At least one shirt must be purchased from the GRAD Academy vendor, with the school emblem embroidered on the right pocket. Shirts must be appropriately fitted. Midriffs and/or undergarment exposure are prohibited.

Skirts:  Skirts purchased from the GRAD vendor are required. Skirts may not be purchased elsewhere. Two patterns are available – gray and plaid. Skirt length must NOT be any shorter than ¾” length above the knee.

Pants: Grey pants must be purchased from the GRAD vendor, but are optional. Black dress pants are the only pants that are permitted to be bought from any other vendor. All pants are to be boot cut. Skinny pants, leggings, and/or any pant made of a cotton or spandex material are prohibited.

Sweaters:  Sweaters with the school emblem must be purchased from the vendor. Ladies will be required to wear their sweaters during cooler weather.

Sweater Vests: Sweater vests with the school emblem are optional and may be purchased at the vendor above.

Socks and Stockings: White, black, red, or grey knee-length socks or stockings may be purchased from the GRAD vendor but may also be purchased at any local vendor including Wal-Mart, Target, etc. Patterned socks are permitted, but must consist of any combination of the official colors. 

Shoes: Any shoe worn by the scholar must be black, white, grey, or tan with a closed-toe with no exceptions. Dress shoes, oxford-type shoes, loafers, or tennis shoes may be worn.  Absolutely no heels including but not limited to wedge heels, platform heels, or stiletto heels are allowed, unless permitted by administration on an out of uniform day.

 

Dress Code for Men

Shirts: White, red, and/or black short and long sleeve shirts are permitted. At least one shirt must be purchased from the GRAD vendor, with the school emblem embroidered on the right pocket. Additionally, it is required that each young man purchase a white oxford button down shirt. Shirts must be appropriately fitted. Shirts must be tucked in.

Ties:  Ties must be worn with an oxford button down. It is required that every young man purchase at least one tie. Young men may wear any style neck or bow-tie. 

Pants: Grey pants purchased at the vendor are required. Black dress pants may be purchased at any another vendor. Grey and black dress pants only are permitted. A black belt is required at all times. All pants are to be boot cut. Skinny, cargo, and/or any pant made of a cotton or spandex material are prohibited.

Blazers:  Blazers with the school emblem are optional, but must be purchased from the GRAD vendor.

Sweaters & Blazers:  Sweaters and Blazers with the school emblem must be purchased from the vendor. It is required that either or be worn during cooler weather.

Sweater Vests: Sweater vests with the school emblem are optional and may be purchased at the vendor above.

Socks: Black dress socks may be worn with black dress shoes and black athletic socks may be worn with athletic shoes purchased at any local vendor including Wal-Mart, Target, etc.

Shoes: Any shoe worn by the scholar must be black, white, grey, or tan with a closed-toe with no exceptions. Dress shoes, oxford-type shoes, loafers, or tennis shoes may be worn.