All students are expected to exemplify proper grooming standards in a manner that projects an
appropriate image for the student, school, and district at all times.
Dress Code Policy
School-issued polo shirt with school insignia
Wearing a long-sleeved shirt under the polo is acceptable
School-issued Cardigan with school insignia worn over the polo
School-issued black dress pants or skorts
Shoes/boots must have closed toes and backs
Clogs or Croc-style shoes are not allowed
House shoes or slippers are not allowed
Head covering such as scarves and hats without a brim are allowed
Sleeping scarves/bonnets are not allowed
Backpacks, purses, and handbags are not allowed in classrooms. These items must be stored in the
students locker at all times.
Special Dress Days
There will be days designated as Dress Down or Free Dress days. Students and Advocates will be notified when these days occur, and acceptable dress will be described. Clara B. Ford Academy school issued jogging pants and shirts are acceptable attire on selected casual dress Fridays and/or Dress Down Days.