NHCS Dress code and UNIfORMS 

2020-2021

Preschool

DAILY DRESS:

  • There is no uniform for our preschool students. 

  • We do, however, ask that children dress comfortably in clothes that will allow them to participate in all school activities. 

  • While we do our best to keep students clean, children regularly take part in art activities, so please dress your children in clothes that may get a little dirty during the day. 

FOOTWEAR:

  • Students may wear slippers, crocs, sandals, and shoes daily. 

  • For safety, we do ask that girls not wear sandals with heels or sandals that may be slippery on our tiled floors.

  • Students should only wear laced up athletic shoes if they know how to tie their own shoes. 

EXCURSIONS:  

  • Each student will be given an excursion shirt at the beginning of the school year (prior to our first excursion).

  • On every excursion, PS students are required to wear: 

    • their excursion shirt,

    • any type of bottoms (shorts, jeans, leggings, or what every is comfortable and appropriate for the location of excursion),

    • and covered athletic shoes (no sandals, slippers, croc, etc). 

Elementary and Middle School

REGULAR DAILY UNIFORM: 

NHCS Elementary and Middle School wear their regular school uniform on

Tues, Wed, and Thurs each week. The regular school uniform includes:  

  • NHCS polo shirt

  • knee length walking shorts, long pants, jeans, and skirts for girls.  

    • All bottoms must be a solid color. ​

    • Bottoms may be any shade of blue, black, white, grey, or khaki brown.

    • No athletic shorts, joggers, sweat pants or leggings may be worn.

  • Athletic shoes and socks must be worn daily. (no sandals, slippers, crocs, or slip in shoes.)

PE UNIFORM:

Usual PE days are on Fridays. On PE days, students must wear:

  • NHCS PE t-shirt and NHCS PE shorts. 

  • Athletic shoes and socks.

FREE DRESS MONDAYS:

Students are given the opportunity to wear free dress clothes every Monday. Clothes should be modest, in good taste, and appropriate for a Christian school. 

Girls may wear:

  •  A dress (no spaghetti straps, tank tops with less than three inch width)

    • Dresses should be at least knee length. 

    • It is also recommended that girls wear shorts under their dress.

  • A shirt/top with a skirt, finger-tipped length shorts, capri pants, long pants, or jeans. (finger-tip athletic shorts are acceptable, but no leggings)

Boys may wear:

  • T-shirt, pull-over, or buttoned down shirt. 

  • Finger-tipped length shorts, long pants, or jeans. (finger-tip athletic shorts are acceptable)

New Hope Christian School will be switching to a new uniform vendor for the 2020 - 2021 school year. More information will be posted in

early June.