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2014 – 2015 Dress Code

SHIRT – White Oxford Button Down Shirt with RIVERDALE LOGO

short/long sleeve

may be monogrammed with students name

logo must be in block lettering

collar must be worn above sweatshirts

collars may not be turned up and must be buttoned down

PANTS – Dickie brand preferred/khaki uniform pants

no skinnies

bottom of pants must be hemmed

no cell phone pockets

no low riders

SKIRTS – Riverdale black, red, & white plaid kilt skirt

skirt length CANNOT exceed 3 inches above the front/back of knee

BELTS – Khaki Military Belt is the ONLY acceptable Belt

all pants must be belted

belts will be sold in the Rebel Shop

UNDERSHIRTSMUST be PLAIN white, red, black, or gray

long sleeved shirts CANNOT be worn as undershirts

undershirts CANNOT be worn inside out

SWEATSHIRTS – The Only Permissible Sweatshirts are those purchased at Riverdale High

hoodies are NOT allowed – even if it is from a previous school year

as a safety factor hoods are not allowed on Riverdale Sweatshirts

SHOES – ONLY black, red, white, gray, brown, tan Dress/Tennis shoes with laces are allowed

boots, mid tops, quarter length, and high tops are NOT allowed

the shoe must be a solid color from above or a combination of any colors from above

ALL colors not mentioned above are not allowed on shoe or lace

Laces must be functional

Topsiders of the acceptable color are permitted

DO NOT WEAR: backless shoes, high heels, platforms, crocs, boots, moccasins, slippers, baby doll shoes, or light weight slip-ons

SOCKS – can ONLY be black, red, or white

COATS – may be worn outdoors BUT not indoors

must have a thick inner layer and be free of logos or team names


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.

No pillows.

No blankets.