Students will adhere to the dress code at all times while on campus. Students will not be allowed in class if they are not in dress code. Teachers and/or administration will conduct enforcement of the dress code. Students and Dean of Students will be notified, in writing, of the violation and related consequences. Repeat violators will receive consequences that increase in length and severity, up to and including suspension from class, school and/or withdrawal or expulsion from CVCS.
It is the responsibility of the student and parent/guardian to assure that the student is in proper attire while at school and at all school activities and events.
Clothing must be clean and neat in appearance. Additional markings from pens, paint or other (permanent or temporary) is prohibited from being placed on clothing or on the skin.
BOYS AND GIRLS WARDROBE
Pants and Shorts
Khaki or Navy Blue only. Pants and shorts may be alternative brands from Land’s End as long as they are consistent with style and color.
Skirts and Skorts can be purchased only at Land’s End. They must be purchased in the appropriate size.
Shirts (Uniform and Undershirts)
All sweaters/sweatshirts/outerwear MUST have a CVCS Logo and purchased from Land’s End or CVCS only. All non-CVCS sweaters & sweatshirts are not approved. CVCS athletic team sweaters or sweatshirts may also be worn.
Wearing hats during normal school hours is not permitted. This includes beanies, stocking hats, and baseball-style caps, and hoods.
All hairstyles are to be neat, clean and of natural color. Unbecoming, bizarre or distracting hairstyles and/or colors will not be permitted. In case of questionable styles, school administrators have the discretion to determine what is appropriate.
All male students must be clean-shaven. Sideburns may not extend below the bottom of the ear, and be neatly trimmed. Failure to comply with such requests may result in consequences.
(High School Only) Students may have facial hair and sideburns, as long as it is kept neat and groomed. The administration has the discretion to apply grooming standards if necessary.
Male students may not wear earrings or ear studs during school hours. If male students have their ears pierced, they MUST be covered during school hours. For all students, body-piercing objects are not to be seen including nose, tongue and belly rings, etc. Markings, tattoos (permanent or temporary) must be covered. Accessories that the administration determines as inappropriate (at their discretion) are not permitted.
Belts are not mandatory. Belts must be of appropriate style, length and color to the uniform. No oversized belt buckles, inappropriate designs or logos. Belts (and pants) must be worn at the natural waist.
Shoes must be in neat condition, closed at the toe, a hard rubber sole on the bottom and have a backing on the heel.
Gang Related Attire
Any items of clothing, jewelry or markings that appear to be gang-related are not permitted and will be investigated.