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Dress Code

Dress Code

GLCPS has a strict dress code for all students, which includes a uniform. All clothing must be sized appropriately. Pants, shorts, capri pants, and skirts must be worn at the waist. Shorts and Skirts must be knee length. NO hats or other headwear, including durags, beanies, etc. Bandanas should be worn as headbands to hold hair back only. 

Violations of School Dress Code: Students will not be able to attend classes unless they are wearing the school uniform properly. If a student comes to school and is not wearing the school uniform as described, they will be sent to the Main Office. Parents and/or guardians will then be called and the appropriate clothing must be brought to school in order for the student to return to class. If the proper clothing is not brought to school, the student will be sent home.  The parent/guardian will be called to pick up the student.

Shirts: Appropriate Size (no oversized shirts allowed):
  • School embroidered polo shirts in the colors burgundy or navy blue, are required and must be purchased at GLCPS
  • White or light blue Oxford dress shirts with the school emblem (available for purchase through school)
  • White or light blue Oxford dress shirts without the school emblem (available for purchase through many local stores)
  • School short sleeve tee-shirts (burgundy and navy blue).
  • The only outerwear students are allowed to wear inside the building is sweaters, sweatshirts, fleece pullovers, fleece vests and cardigans with the school emblem.
Pants: Non-jean ‘khaki’ style pants
  • Colors: khaki ONLY
  • Pants must be worn at the waist and need to be sized appropriately (not too tight or too loose)
  • No cargo pockets are allowed
  • NO jeans
  • No “skinny pants”
  • No “yoga pants or leggings” worn as pants
Shorts (to the Knee) and Capris:
  • Must be worn at the waist
  • No cargo pockets are allowed (plain Dockers style shorts or capris only)
  • Colors: khaki ONLY
Skirts (to the knee):
  • Must be worn at the waist
  • Colors: khaki ONLY
  • No cargo pockets on any skirts are allowed
  • Tights or leggings worn under skirts must be school colors: burgundy, navy blue, black, grey or white
Shoes (shoes and/or sneakers):
  • Must have a closed back and toe
  • Shoes or sneakers need to be tied or fastened
  • NO heels are allowed
  • NO flip flops or sandals of any kind are allowed
  • NO slippers
Physical Education Attire:
  • GLCPS t-shirt, GLCPS gym shorts, sneaker, athletic footwear. Students may wear GLCPS windbreaker jacket and GLCPS windbreaker pants to school only on the days they have physical education. All other days, students must adhere to regular uniform dress code policy.
School-wide Dress Down Days
NO ripped/frayed jeans, inappropriate logos or messages, open-toed shoes, pajamas 
Skirts, shorts and dresses must reach the knees
Shirts and pants must be sized appropriately

The school administration reserves the right to make a determination on whether or not the student is adhering to the rules of the school uniform policy.