Dress Code

1st Lutheran School has adopted a dress code for students in grades Kindergarten through Grade Seven.  Our school’s philosophy of high expectations and high standards of excellence carries through in our holding high expectations in terms of the dress of the students.  Our school is a special place with special standards.  

The following schedule applies to all school activities, including off campus field trips, unless other arrangements have been made:

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday

  • 1st Lutheran Polo purchased through the school
  • Bottoms are to be solid khaki, navy blue, black or gray
  • Belts are required daily

Wednesday

  • French blue school logo dress shirt (aka chapel shirt) purchased through Lands’ End
  • Bottoms are to be solid khaki, navy blue, black or gray  
  • Belts are required

Friday

  • School spirit shirt or 1st Lutheran polo purchased through the school
  • Plain denim jeans (without holes) may be worn in place of khaki, navy blue, black or gray bottoms
  • Belts are required

Guidelines for Dress Code

BOYS

Tops

  • All polos are required to be purchased through the school.
  • No long sleeve shirts or turtlenecks may be worn under short sleeve polos or short sleeve chapel shirts. 
  • All shirts are to remain tucked in throughout the school day and should remain tucked in if the student bends over and touches their toes.
  • School issued spirit wear, plain navy blue sweatshirts, or navy blue cardigan sweaters may be worn in school over uniform tops. 
  • Jackets and hoodies may not be worn in the school building.  They may only be worn outside.

Bottoms

  • All pants and shorts for boys must be solid, plain (without stripes, decorative embellishments, etc.) khaki, navy blue, black or gray and have belt loops. 
  • All pants and shorts must be worn with a belt.  A belt is defined as a device to aid in keeping the pants up in an appropriate position with a clasp to hold it securely closed. (ropes, drawstrings, etc. are NOT acceptable).
  • Plain blue denim jeans (without rips or holes) may be worn ONLY on Fridays.
  • The length of all shorts must be equal to or longer than the extended length of finger tips when arms and hands are extended straight at the sides.

GIRLS

Tops

  • All polos are required to be purchased through the school.
  • No long sleeve shirts or turtlenecks may be worn under short sleeve polos or short sleeve chapel shirts. 
  • All shirts are to remain tucked in throughout the school day and should remain tucked in if the student bends over and touches their toes.
  • School issued spirit wear, plain navy blue or gray sweatshirts, or navy blue or gray cardigan sweaters may be worn in school over uniform tops. 
  • Jackets and hoodies may not be worn in the school building.  They may only be worn outside.

Bottoms

  • All pants, shorts, skirts/skorts, and jumpers for girls must be solid, plain (without stripes, decorative embellishments, etc.) khaki, navy blue, black or gray and have belt loops. Girls may also wear the CLEAR BLUE PLAID pattern skirt or jumper found on the school’s Land’s End Website.
  • All pants and shorts must be worn with a belt.  A belt is defined as a device to aid in keeping the pants up in an appropriate position with a clasp to hold it securely closed. (ropes, drawstrings, etc. are NOT acceptable).
  • Plain blue denim jeans (without rips or holes) may be worn ONLY on Fridays.
  •  Only solid white, gray, navy, or black colored tights or leggings may be worn under skirts, skorts, and jumpers.
  • The length of all bottoms must be equal to or longer than the extended length of finger tips when arms and hands are extended straight at the sides.

 

 ALL STUDENTS

  • Tennis Shoes or other closed toed shoes are the expectation.  Sandals and open back [clog type] shoes may be worn as long as the student has a pair of gym shoes at school for recess and gym.
  • No thong sandals are allowed at any grade level.
  • Shoes with laces must be laced and tied.  High heels and flip-flops are not allowed.
  • No in-line convertible gym shoes are allowed.
  • Socks must be worn with all shoes including sandals.
  • Jewelry may be worn if it is in good taste and not bizarre or excessive.  Boys may not wear earrings.
  • No facial jewelry, tattoos, or distracting hairstyles, such as unnatural colors and spiked hair, are allowed.
  • No hats, caps, or headgear may be worn in the building.  Plain, basic headbands without attachments (ears, other decorations, etc.) or a bow are acceptable for girls.
  • Hair length: Boys – at or above the collar and out of the eyes.  Girls – out of the eyes.
  • Clothing with rips, tears, or holes is prohibited.  Cut-offs are not allowed.

Land’s End Order Information for Chapel Shirts and Girl’s Plaid Options:

www.landsend.com/school

School Code: 900056615