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Dress Code

Our dress code at Cross Creek is flexible, affordable, and designed to encourage success. With less distractions and competition, our scholars can focus better in school.

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  • Students’ shoulders must be covered with at least three (3) inches of material.
  • Spaghetti strap shirts, halter tops, tank tops, undershirts, and muscle shirts are not permitted.
  • Low or immodest necklines are not permitted.
  • Shirts must be long enough to reach the waistline. When the arms are raised, no midriff may be exposed.
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Pants, Skirts, and Shorts

  • Shorts must be longer than the fingertips when the arms hang straight to the sides.
  • Skirts and skorts must be within 2 inches of the knees.
  • Sagging pants are not permitted.
  • Pajama pants are not permitted.
  • Inappropriate or intended holes in pants are not permitted.
  • Tight fitting, spandex style pants and shorts are not permitted.
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Hats, Shoes & Accessories

  • Shoes must be worn at all times.
  • Slippers are not permitted.
  • Outerwear boots are not to be worn in the building.
  • Hats or head coverings are not to be worn in the building.
  • No sweatbands, bandanas, or do-rags are allowed.
  • Sunglasses are not permitted.
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  • All clothing must fit appropriately.
  • No undergarments may be visible.
  • Offensive language, symbols, or innuendos are prohibited on all clothing.
  • P.E. clothes are to be worn for P.E. class only.
  • The school dress code also applies to P.E. classes and after school activities.
  • Wearing, carrying, and displaying gang paraphernalia, names, signs, or symbols is prohibited.
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Hair & Hygiene

The personal grooming of students should be in accord with the standards set by the uniform dress code. Students should be clean and neat when at school.