Uniforms and Dress Code

SCHOOL LOGO WEAR:

The school logo is mandatory on all polo shirts, fleeces, sweaters,  and vests.

KINDERGARTEN – 8TH GRADE DRESS CODE

Parents or guardians may be called to bring replacement garments if a student is in violation of the dress code.

Tops

  • Navy jacket or vest (logo required)
  • Navy or white polo shirts, long or short sleeve (logo required)
  • Navy sweater or cardigan (logo required)

Bottoms

  • Khaki skorts or skirts no more than 3 inches above the knee (with bike shorts or leggings)
  • Khaki pants/shorts (not cargo type)
  • Plaid jumper or skirts no more than 3 inches above the knee (with bike shorts or leggings)
  • Navy dress no more than 3 inches above the knee (with bike shorts or leggings)

Shoes, Socks and Accessories

  • Shoes or boots must be in one of these solid colors: black, brown, gray or navy (small detail in a different color is acceptable), in decent repair – without rollers, flashing lights, bright stripes, open toes or heels.
  • Socks must match and be white, khaki, navy or black
  • Black, white or navy tights, leggings or knee socks may be worn with skirts, skorts or dresses
  • Headbands or other hair adornments are allowed
  • Natural hair colors only

Field Trips/Assemblies

  • School uniforms from above only (unless otherwise instructed by their teacher).
  • Sport/Club sweatshirts and athletic shoes are NOT allowed on indoor field trips or special events (on or off campus) e.g. assemblies, concerts, theater, museums, etc.

P.E.

  • P.E. uniforms are not required for K through 3rd grade
  • On scheduled PE days, 4th through 8th graders may elect to come to school in their PE uniform and wear it all day. If there is a field trip or an assembly on a PE day, then students must change into their school uniform.
  • PE uniforms (grades 4th – 8th) White or navy school logo t-shirt (purchased from PALS school uniform exchange)
  • Navy school uniform mesh shorts (available at Lands’ End)
  • Navy track or sweat pants (available at Lands’ End)
  • Athletic shoes (can be any color)

Free Dress

  • Clothes must be tasteful, clean and non-distracting. No hats, sunglasses, costumes or inappropriate garments (as determined by school personnel)

Labeling Your Clothes

  • It is extremely important to label all clothing. Items not labeled will be stored in our lost and found for a limited time and then offered in our used uniform sale or donated to charity

WHERE TO PURCHASE UNIFORMS:

LANDS’ END

Franklin Academy school code is: 900064791

The Franklin Academy PE shirts and new/used uniform items are available in our Uniform Closet (open Tuesdays from 8-8:30 a.m.), or along with a limited amount of new uniform items, and spirit wear at: https://tfa-pals-store.square.site/s/shop

For any questions or help, email uniforms@thefranklin.academy