follows a school-wide uniform policy. Research has shown that uniforms not only
reduce bullying and fighting but also instill a sense of unity and belonging.
Wearing uniforms are less costly than trendy fashions and also reduce peer
pressure to "out dress" one another.
Solid red, blue, or
white polo shirts (without logos).
undershirts/t-shirts must also be plain red, blue or white.
DeLong Spirit wear is
Pants, shorts, skirts:
Khaki style pants may
be worn in either navy blue or khaki tan colors.
. Fabric must be cotton, twill or corduroy. (No stretch material, skinny jeans or yoga pants)
All pants must be worn
on the waist and secured by a belt if necessary.
Shorts and skirts
should be no more than 1" above the knee.
Navy blue or khaki tan
skirts and jumpers may be worn with or without leggings. Leggings must also be solid red,
blue or white and only worn under skirts or jumpers.
Shoes should allow
children to be safe while playing or participating in physical education.
Only closed toed shoes
should be worn. Sandals, flip-flops, wheeled shoes or knee hig lace ups are not permitted.
Hats and Scarves
hats and scarves without logos may be worn to and from school but are not permitted in the
Hair fashions or
coloring that may be distracting is discouraged.
sweatshirts, jackets and coats may be worn to and from school and during
recess but are not permitted in the building.