We are pleased to provide a school uniform dress code for you. School uniforms have been demonstrated in middle schools across the United States to help improve academic achievement, encourage safe and orderly behavior, and foster improved self-esteem All students are required to comply with the Uniform Dress Code on a daily basis.
JAMES MARTIN MIDDLE SCHOOL IS A UNIFORM SCHOOL
All students are required to comply with the uniform dress code on a daily basis.
Failure to comply will result in swift disciplinary action.
see below for pictures of approved clothing listed in the descriptions.
Khaki or Navy Blue only. They should only be twill shorts, slacks, jumpers, skirts, or skorts.
No Blue Jeans/Jeggings/Leggings.
Shorts , skorts, and skirts must extend past the tips of the fingers when arms are held to the students sides. Blue, black or khaki leggings or bike pants may be worn under skirts, but no by themselves as pants. Young men cannot wear sagging pants. If pants have belt loops then a belt should be worn to assist with keeping pants pulled up.
White, Navy blue, and Orange Only.
They can be long or short sleeve. ALL SHIRTS MUST HAVE A COLLAR! They cannot have designer labels, insignia, and or pictures or advertisements. SHIRTS WITHOUT COLLARS ARE PROHIBITED THIS INCLUDES BUTTON-UP SHIRTS.
T-shirts worn under collared shirts only and must be only navy blue, white, or orange. Males' shirts must be tucked in at all times. Clothing may not be worn more than one size larger than the student regular size.
Belts may be worn but they must not include any designs, studs, or large belt buckles.
FOR SAFTEY REASONS: No Flip-flops, sandals, or open-toed shoes will be permitted at any time!
HOODED SWEATSHIRTS/HOODIES ARE NOT ALLOWED TO BE WORN IN THE SCHOOL BUILDING DURING THE DAY, THIS IS MANDATORY!!
Sweatshirts or jackets will not be allowed to be worn during the school day. If there are any concerns about the temperature during the colder months, we encourage students to wear long sleeve in Navy blue or white collared shirts or they may wear Navy blue, white or orange long sleeve shirts under his/her collared shirts. The only exceptions to this rule are sweatshirts, shirts, and long sleeve t-shirts that are official JAMES MARTIN SPIRIT WEAR.
Loaner uniforms will be available for student who report to school not in uniform if one is available. If a student refuses to wear a loaner uniform, then the student will be referred to administration for disciplinary actions. Repeated use of the uniform closet does count as a disciplinary infraction and is subject to penalties listed within CMS student's rights and responsibility handbook.
APPROVED COLORS: NAVY BLUE, ORANGE, WHITE, KHAKI