Blue Flower

Dave and Susan Dudas, co-founders of the Edge Academy, established Akros Middle School for parents that demand a choice for their child's education.  

Boys’ Dress Code (2019-20 School Year)

  • Pants
    • Navy, khaki or black colored dress pants or shorts must be worn. Pants must be plain with no decorations (i.e. beads, buttons, sequins, rhinestones, tears, paint, etc.).
    • Blue jeans, sweat pant material, jeggings, sweat pant joggers are not permitted.
    • Khaki, Navy, or Black Uniform Joggers (not sweat pant material) are permitted.
    • Pants will be worn at or above the waistline with a belt and must fit (not too loose or tight).
    • Pant legs will be worn down at all times (no roll ups).
  • Shirts
    • Absolutely no hooded sweatshirts or hooded sweaters are permitted.
    • White, navy, royal blue, gray, or light blue polos or button downs, with collars must be worn. They must be tucked in at all times. They may have a single, small emblem.
    • Sweaters/vests may be worn.  They are to be solid white, navy, or gray. Plain school purchased sweatshirts with school logo are permitted. No jackets allowed (fleece, cotton, track, ¾ zip, full zip, etc.).
    • Akros/Edge uniform shirts are permitted.   
  • Shoes
    • Shoes must be black, brown, blue, or grey. Bottoms of the shoes must be solid brown, black, blue, grey or white. Tennis shoes must be black, brown, blue, or grey. Shoelaces must be the same color of the shoe.
    • No white shoes of any kind
    • Boots must be solid brown or solid black including soles and shoestrings.
    • Snow boots are permitted during the winter months.
  • Socks
    • Socks must be solid black, solid white, solid navy or solid sky blue in color.
  • Belts:
    • If loops are provided, a belt must be worn.
    • Belts must be dark blue, black or brown.
    • No ornamental belt buckles are permitted (ornamental will be defined by administrative staff). Nothing can hang from belt or belt loops.
  • Book bags
    • Book bags are not permitted in the classrooms. They should be kept in lockers or hooks.
  • Hats, caps, bandanas, scarves, and hoods are to be removed upon entering the school building.  If a student wears any of these items in the building they must surrender it to a staff member without argument.
  • Jewelry
  • One wrist watch is permitted.
  • A single necklace may be worn. The charm must be no larger than the size of a quarter.
  • One bracelet or wristband is permitted.
  • No earrings
  • No rings or other jewelry are permitted.
  • No lanyards/house keys, etc. are to be worn.  They must be kept in your locker.
  • Hair/Etc.
    • No extreme colors or designs are permitted in hair including; names, brands, numbers, words and or symbols, only straight lines are permitted. (Extreme colors or designs will be determined by the administrative staff).
    • No bald headed Mohawk haircuts or other extreme hair designs are permitted.
    • Shaving designs into the eyebrows is not permitted.
    • No tattoos or body art are permitted.

*Violation of inappropriate color or design will result in students to be sent home until hair is back to dress code standards*

  • No gang related clothing or items permitted on school grounds at any time.
  • All clothing should fit appropriately (not too tight or too loose).

**Administrative staff may add to or change the dress code at any time. School administrators will have the final say in determining what is and what is not appropriate school attire. **

Gym dress code:  Students are permitted to change into a solid t-shirt, knee length basketball shorts and athletic shoes for gym class.