Dress Code

The Regis Middle School dress code strives to reflect good taste, neatness, cleanliness, Christian modesty and consistency with our Catholic schools.

Shirts

  • Solid color polo’s (both long and short sleeve) without logos may be worn in the following colors
  • Red, yellow, black, white, navy, light blue, and gray (no neon)
  • Solid color collared dress shirts without logos (buttons down the front) in the above approved colors
  • Shirts must be tucked in at all times & shirts must be long enough to stay tucked in
  • Shirts must be buttoned up so as to reflect Christian modesty (one button from the top) & should be modest in fit (not too tight)
  • Xavier and Regis approved dress code shirts (polo’s with school logo’s) may be worn

 

Sweaters

  • Solid color traditional crew neck, V-neck, or cardigan sweaters without logos and without hoods may be worn in the following colors
    • Red, yellow, black, white, navy, light blue, and gray (no neon)
  • A dress code shirt (see above) must be worn under sweaters and shirts must be tucked in
  • Sweaters must be long sleeved and at least waist length

 

Sweatshirts/Fleece

  • Approved Dress Code Regis Quarter Zip Fleece in Red, Navy, or Gray
  • XHS Dress Code Quarter Zip may be worn

 

Pants

  • Khaki, Navy, Black or Gray Colored dress pants may be worn (no Cargo pants)
  • Pants should be appropriately sized: modest in fit (not too tight) and not too loose
  • Pants with belt loops must have a belt
  • “Jeggings” style pants may not be worn

 

Shorts/Capris

  • Before October 1st and starting May 1st, girls and boys may wear khaki or navy shorts
  • During the same time period, girls may wear capri pants
  • Shorts are to be no shorter than mid-thigh in length (measured by four fingers width above the knee) and no longer than the knee
  • Cargo shorts may be worn
  • If weather conditions warrant, other days may be designated by the principal

 

Hat/Bandannas/Outerwear

  • No hats, caps, sunglasses, or other head coverings are permitted
  • No coats, jackets, or sweatshirts other than the approved Regis or Xavier fleece should be worn during the school day

 

Jewelry and Make Up

  • Only girls may wear earrings. Earrings are allowed only in the ears and must be in good taste
  • Only natural foundation (cover up), mascara and clear lip-gloss may be worn by girls. No other make-up is allowed.

 

Hair

  • Hair is to be neat and well groomed. No extreme hairstyles (including faux hawks, Mohawks, feathers, non-natural hair colors, colored extensions, or other trends) are allowed.

 

Shoes

  • Shoes (with closed toe and heel) must be worn at all times.
  • Boots and sandals are not permitted. (Boots may be worn to and from school during winter months and stored in the main office)
  • Additional footwear trends will be addressed on a case by case basis

 

Physical Education Attire

  • Students in P.E. are required to wear a Regis or Xavier t-shirt in navy or white.
  • Students in P.E. are required to wear either navy Xavier gym shorts or red Regis gym shorts of appropriate length.
  • Students may purchase Regis Fitness & Wellness wear from the school.

 

Spirit Days

  • First Friday of each month will be a Spirit Day
  • Students may wear shirts, t-shirts or sweatshirts that read either “Regis” or “Xavier” (XHS) or have the Xavier Catholic Schools logos with either jeans or loose fitting athletic pants or sweat pants
  • During designated shorts or capri months, students may wear shorts or capris of appropriate length
  • Jeans or pants must be free of holes, rips, or tears. No skinny jeans, “jeggings,” or tight apparel allowed.
  • Students who choose not to wear Regis or Xavier wear should be in dress code

 

Casual Days

  • Last Friday of the Month
  • Students may wear school appropriate shirts, t-shirts, sweatshirts with either jeans or loose fitting athletic pants or sweat pants
  • During designated shorts or capri months, students may wear shorts or capris of appropriate length
  • Jeans or pants must be free of holes, rips, or tears. No skinny jeans, “jeggings,” or tight apparel allowed.

 

Dress Up Days, Concert Wear, or Formal Events

  • Skirts or dresses (measured by four fingers width above the knee)
  • Skirts or dresses above the knee must be worn with nylons, tights or leggings
  • Shoulders must be covered
  • Christian modesty both in hem line and in neck line (tightness)
  • Heels should be no higher than two inches

 

Penalties

  • Third dress code violation results in a 30 minute after school detention (to be served with the main office within three days of offense)
  • Successive dress code violations will result in additional detentions up to the fifth violation
  • Sixth dress code violation will result in a Saturday School
  • Successive violations will constitute non-compliance with school policy and may result in suspension
  • Violations will accumulate during each academic term and students will begin with a clean slate at the beginning of each term

 

Parents and guardians are expected to work with the school in requiring students to leave home and attend school dressed in accordance with the above regulations.  The administration reserves the right to interpret dress code.  The decisions of the administration are final.