Dress Code

Dress Code

As you prepare for your last minute school shopping, please keep the NKCPS dress code in mind.


Students are expected to dress in clean and appropriate clothes at school. Students are expected to wear appropriate shoes to ensure safety. Wearing clothing that is obscene, distracting, or disruptive is not permitted.


The following specifically applies to all students in grades 6-12:

·         Shorts, skirts, and dresses must be no shorter than 4" above the knee. No bare skin 4 inches above the knee (such as slits in skirts or holes in pants).

·         All shirts and blouses must extend to the edge of the shoulder.

Items and clothing not permitted include:

·         Hats and sunglasses are not to be worn inside the building.

·         Clothing which exposes the student's midriff, back, front or side.

·         See-through clothing

·         Tight or form-fitting clothing

·         Clothing or tattoos that display messages or illustrations of drugs, alcohol, tobacco products,

·         electronic cigarettes, illegal substances, violence, sexually-related topics or death

·         Sagging pants (underwear should not be seen)

·         Pajamas


Students not complying with this policy will be asked to take appropriate action including, but not limited to, covering the noncomplying clothing, changing clothes to comply with the policy, reporting to an alternative setting, or being sent home. Repeated infractions will result in disciplinary action.