Uniform Policy


The following Uniform Policy Criteria was developed with representation from staff, students, parents, and administration.

Shirts

Polo style shirts with collar, Oxford button down shirt with collar, Girl’s blouse with collar or approved “Spirit Wear Shirt” or “Spirit Wear T-shirt”. (NOTE: “Spirit Wear” is defined as clothing which has been pre-approved by MPSHS Student Activities and is related to school activities, organizations, clubs, or athletic teams.) Shirts can be long sleeve, short sleeve, half sleeve, or three quarter sleeve. No sleeveless shirts permitted. No homemade shirts permitted. No altered shirts permitted. Shirts may not be oversized. Button down shirts can not be worn open. Approved school logo is required on all shirts with collars. Shirts with logos are available at vendors listed on school website (www.mpsh.org). Shirts published at other locations can be brought to school listed vendors for application of logo at minimal charge.

Approved colors: solid white, solid navy blue, solid columbia blue (light blue), and light gray.

Shorts/Pants/Skirts

Cargo or full length style shorts (must be knee length); Skirts (can not be worn above the knee); Capri pants or jeans.

Solid color fitted shorts/pants must be worn at the waste. Shorts much reach the top of the knee. Pant legs may not drag on the floor. Shorts/pants/skirts may not have embellishments, embroidery, patches, or holes.

Undershirt

Undershirts may be worn with shirts.

Solid color tshirts may be worn underneath an outer shirt.

Outerwear

Sweatshirts, sweaters, or jackets worn over school uniform

Solid color sweatshirts, sweater, or jacket may be work over a shirt.

Approved colors: white, navy blue, columbia blue (light blue), and light gray. Pre-approved spirit-wear may be work over a shirt.

Shoes

Sneakers, shoes with a back, and other completely closed shoes are highly recommended. Due to safety issues related to traversing crowded hallways and stairwells, it is strongly suggested that students not wear flip flops, sandals, crocs, and other open toe shoes

School Issued ID Badges

A school  issued ID badge with a lanyard is a mandatory part of the uniform. The ID Badge must be visibly worn above the waist.

No Items

The following items are not permitted to be worn: low cut jeans, hats, caps, headwear, hoods, oversized shirts, knee length shirts, homemade shirts, spaghetti straps, spandex of any type, polyester leggings, athletic wear, sweatpants, pajama pants, bedroom slippers, exposed underwear, baggy jeans, baggy pants, baggy shorts, midriffs showing, short-shorts, skirts about the knee, and swimwear.