2015 – 2016 Dress Code
● SHIRTS must be tucked in at all times. Long/white oxford button down must be worn at all times. ● Riverdale High LOGO must appear on all shirts in red using block lettering. ● Only black, white, red or gray SOLID t-shirts may be worn under the uniform shirt. ● If a shirt is worn under the uniform shirt, its’ sleeves CANNOT be visible past the uniform sleeve. ● Collars must BUTTON down. ● The tan military belt with the plain BRASS belt buckle is the only uniform belt. ● Pants must be khaki colored DICKIE brand uniform pants. ● Jean, stretch, skinny, and lycra material pants are NOT allowed. ● Carpenter, low-rider, and cell phone pocket pants are NOT allowed. ● Only sweatshirts PURCHASED at Riverdale are allowed. Any SWEATSHIRT with an attached hood is not allowed to be worn on campus. ● Skirts must touch the front of the knee and the CREASE at the back of the knee. ● Riverdale plaid red, black, & white KILT skirts are the only permissible skirts. ● Only EAR piercings are allowed. No other facial piercings are allowed including eyebrow AND nose piercings. ● Shoes must fall BELOW the ankle. No high tops OR mid top (quarter length) tennis may be worn. ● NO soft moccasins, slipper like or baby doll slippers may be worn. ● SHOES may be black, brown, tan, red, white, gray or any combination of the colors. Shoes with laces must be laced and FUNCTIONAL. ● Only black OPAQUE hosiery is allowed and no footless leg wear. Every student, every future!
ADDITIONAL DRESS CODE ITEMS
No part of the uniform maybe worn with any graffiti, writing, holes, tears, or cuts
Necklaces must be worn underneath the school shirt
Shirts must be tucked into the pants/skirts such that a belt or waistband is fully visible
Only post earrings are allowed. NO hoops, hanging/dangling earrings may be worn
No alterations to the uniform may be made
No shorts or skorts
No cut off pants or pants cut out at the bottom
No sweat pants or warm up pants, or any trouser may be worn under skirt
Pants must be hemmed and may not be cuffed
Hoods may not be worn in the buildings
No excessive or oversized jewelry on neck, wrists, or fingers
no gloves without fingers for fashion
no use of safety or straight pins
no tonuge rings, eyebrow rings, or any body piercing, other than post earrings
athletic bags must be brought directly to coach upon entering campus
no underwear visible above the waistband
the following headwear CANNOT be worn: bandanas, scarves, skull caps, sweat bands. They are not allowed on campus!!!
Wool caps sold at Riverdale High may be worn outside the building during December, January, and February, or if the temperature is below 60 degrees.
No sunglasses indoors
No holes in clothing
No hair rollers
No wallet chains
No team jackets, except for Riverdale High School
No clothing depicting any type of campus fraternity, sorority, or any other group designs or insignia not approved by the school
No clothing with suggestive words or pictures or anything else that can be considered disruptive to the learning process as determined by the administration (i.e. hair color, cut, styles and makeup)
No politically related clothing (this includes items for past politicians) buttons, etc.
No excessively large purses. (No larger than 8.5 X 11)
No hair picks.