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501 South Bruns Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28208
Courier #: 489
P: 980-343-5495  |  F: 980-343-5598 
Principal: Marc Angerer
LC: Central 1
Bell Schedule: 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Grades: PreK-5
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Uniform Policy

Bruns Academy Uniform Policy 2017-2018.pdf

Pants and Skirts: Long pants, shorts, skirts, and jumpers

  • Color: Navy blue or khaki
  • Waistband must be fitted or a belt must be worn
  • Baggy or low riding pants are NOT ALLOWED
  • Bicycles shorts are only permitted under skirts or jumpers
  • Shorts, skirts, and jumpers must be below the child's fingertips

Shirts: Long or short sleeve polo style shirts or button downs

  • Color: Navy blue or white

Students can wear jackets and/or sweatshirts in classroom and in hallways, but hoods on the head are prohibited in the building. A uniform shirt must be worn underneath jackets.

Shoes: Must have a strap.  Flip flops or slides are prohibited.


Dress down days will be awarded for ……  

Please note that scholars are expected to dress appropriately on dress down days.  The following are examples of inappropriate attire and are not permitted on dress down days: flip flops/slides, shorts/skirts above the child's fingertips, blouses or shirts that are low cut or show midriff, spaghetti straps, see-through shirts/pants, jeans/pants with holes or tears, and low riding or baggy pants/shorts/skirts

Uniform Policy Violation Procedures

  1. Parent Phone Call by BMT during 1st block – record 1st offense in the Uniform Violation Tracker, warning of silent lunch at step 2.
  2. Additional parent phone call by BMT during 1st block - record 2nd offense in Uniform Violation Tracker.  Student receives a referral to counselor; silent lunch given by BMT, warning of consequence at step 3.
  3. Additional parent phone call by BMT during 1st block – record 3rd offense in Uniform Violation Tracker. ISS 2 blocks (or half day in K-4) by BMT + conduct home visit by support staff – notification to Administration.
  4. 1 day ISS by Administration; record offense in Uniform Violation Tracker.
  5. 1 day OSS by Administration; record offense in Uniform Violation Tracker.
  6. 2 days OSS by Administration; record offense in Uniform Violation Tracker.
  7. 3 days OSS by Administration; record offense in Uniform Violation Tracker.
  8. 5 days OSS by Administration; record offense in Uniform Violation Tracker.
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P.O. Box 30035
Charlotte, NC 28230-0035
Phone: 980-343-3000
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