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.  

Girls’ Dress Code (2019-20 School Year)

 

  • Pants
    • Navy, khaki or black colored dress pants, joggers, dickies, skirts, shorts or jumpers that are at least knee length in the front and back must be worn. Pants must be plain with no decorations (i.e. beads, buttons, sequins, rhinestones, tears, paint, etc.).  Knee length or longer leggings are encouraged anytime a student wears a skirt/jumper.
    • No blue jeans, denim, yoga, fitness, sweat pant joggers, stretch or skintight pants are permitted.
    • Pants will be worn at or above the waistline with a belt.
    • 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, gray, or light blue colored shirts, polo or button down, with collars must be worn. Solid colors only. Small emblem is permitted. Cleavage must be covered.
    • 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. Heels no higher than 2 inches are permitted. No white shoes of any kind.
    • Boots must be solid brown or solid black including soles and shoestrings.
  • No gang related clothing
  • Socks, Tights/Leggings (worn under uniform skirts, jumpers)
    • Socks, Tights/Leggings must be solid black, solid white, solid navy or solid light 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 belts or belt loops.
  • Purses/bookbags
    • Purses, book bags, and fanny packs are not permitted in classrooms. The items should be kept in lockers or hooks   
  • Hats, caps, bandanas, scarves, and hoods are to be removed upon entering the school building. Bandanas are not allowed to be used as headbands. This includes scarves or caps covering unfinished hair.
  • Jewelry
    • Girls may wear one stud earring per ear.  No hoops or dangling earrings are permitted because of safety issues. No body jewelry permitted.
    • A single necklace may be worn. The charm must be no larger than the size of a quarter.
    • A single wrist watch may be worn.
    • One bracelet or wristband is permitted.
    • One ring (gemstone or plain silver or gold) may be worn. The gem can be no larger than a dime.
    • No lanyards/house keys, etc. are to be worn.  They must be kept in your locker.
  • Hair
    • No extreme, bright colors or designs are permitted in hair (extreme colors or designs will be determined by the administrative staff).
    • Shaving designs in the eyebrows are not permitted.
    • No tattoos or body art are permitted this includes non-permanent drawings on arms.

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

  • 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