SHIRTS – Solid , polo style shirts, embroidered with the school logo, in school colors of red, white, black or gray shall be worn. Shirts may be short or long-sleeved. Girls may wear sleeveless polo style shirts during warm weather months. (Tank tops are not allowed.) Solid colored white, gray, black or red Tee shirts (short or long-sleeved), and Turtleneck shirts may be worn under polo shirts. Shirts must be the appropriate size and length for each child.
DRESSES - Girls may wear solid, polo style dresses, embroidered with the school logo, in school colors of red, white, black or gray.
PANTS/CAPRIS/SHORTS – May be solid colored, plaid, or denim to coordinate with polo shirts (MHCA recommends khaki, gray, black or nice denim). Should not be faded, frayed, dingy-looking, or with holes. Short-length pants should not be more than the width of a dollar bill (2½”) above the kneecap when standing. They must be the appropriate size and length for each child. Sweat pants are not allowed.
SKIRTS/SKORTS/JUMPERS – May be worn by girls and shall be solid colored, plaid, or denim to coordinate with polo shirts (MHCA recommends khaki, gray, black or nice denim). Should not be frayed, dingy-looking, or with holes. They should be no more than the width of a dollar bill (2½”) above kneecap when standing. Shorts should be worn under skirts.
SHOES – Must be worn at all times and appropriate for outdoor play (and playground for Pre-K and K). All shoes must have a "back". No strapless shoes are allowed.
“Heely”-type roller shoes, flip-flops, and house-slippers are not allowed.
Non–marking shoes are to be worn on the gymnasium floor.
COATS/SWEATERS/JACKETS - May be worn to school and while students are outside during cold weather. While inside, coats, sweaters, and jackets (including, but not limited to: fleece, vests, quilted flannel, sweatshirts, and lightweight nylon) are not to be worn, unless the classrooms are extremely cold as determined by the administration. If your child has a tendency to be cold in the classroom, please consider having them wear a long-sleeved T-shirt, turtleneck, or mock-turtleneck under their polo shirt (also in school colors). Outerwear is to be solid and coordinate with school colors. Should not be faded, frayed, dingy-looking or with holes and should not have lettering or branding logos other than MHCA.
FADS – Fads are not permitted. Fads that are not appropriate for school include, but are not limited to: body piercing (with the exception of pierced ears for girls), visible tattoos, fad bracelets, haircuts, scarves, feathers, gothic jewelry, chains as accessories, and leather. This list is not all-inclusive and may change with time. The student’s appearance is subject to the approval of the staff and administration.