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Required Uniform/ Dress Code Policy

RRCS students are required to wear uniforms.


Middle School Shirts: Navy or White

High School Shirts: Orange or Light Blue

MS/HS Pants: Khaki or Navy Blue


SHIRTS: Shirts must be a solid plain polo, polo-style or Oxford style that button up the front. All shirts must have collars and remain tucked from 8:00a to 3:40p . Only plain solid colored undershirts may be worn under any approved shirt. The undershirt should not be visible at the sleeves.


SLACKS: Slacks must be hemmed cotton pants. They must be worn on or above the hips (no low rise, low cut, or sagging). Sweatpants, denim pants, or pants with cut off or frayed hems are not permitted. Joggers, capris, and corduroy are permitted.


SHORTS: Shorts must be worn on or above the hip and must be fingertip length or longer.


SKIRTS: Skirts must be fingertip length or longer. Jumpers are acceptable and must be fingertip length or longer.


SHOES: Shoes must have a closed toe and heel. Shoes with laces must be laced to the top and tied/buckled. Boots are allowed at or below the knee. Flip flops/sandals or crocs will not be worn at any time even on free dress days or during senior privileges.


BELTS: A belt must be worn with any garment having belt loops. The belt buckle must be plain and will not exceed the width of the belt.


JACKETS: Only RRCS jackets or any jacket that is solid NAVY OR WHITE FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL, LIGHT BLUE OR ORANGE FOR HIGH SCHOOL may be worn during the school day. Cumberland County High School Letterman Jackets may be worn.


SWEATSHIRTS: Sweatshirts worn during the school day must be SOLID NAVY OR WHITE FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL, LIGHT BLUE OR ORANGE FOR HIGH SCHOOL. A Reid Ross logo sweatshirt in the uniform colors is acceptable. A uniform shirt must be worn under sweatshirts.


Other Important Information:


● No hoods (On head), hats, caps, visors, bandannas, scarves, bonnets, and sunglasses are not to be worn inside the school building.

● Shorts must be no higher than three inches (3”) above the top of the knee.

● No sagging pants or any bottoms that expose the buttocks, undergarments, or any other private body part.

● No leggings, yoga, or spandex pants can be worn in the place of pants.

● Students may bring a personal water bottle to use during the day.

All Cumberland County Schools will make any necessary religious accommodations for any type of headgear or head coverings otherwise restricted or prohibited under existing individual school dress codes.
Dress Code Violations: Final judgment is left to school administration. Parents of students who are in violation of the dress code will be called to provide appropriate clothes.