Students’ dress must always be conservative, modest, and reflect a genuine commitment to Christ. The administrator has the responsibility of determining the appropriateness or inappropriateness of any item of the dress code.
Young Ladies’ DAILY Attire
Skirts/Dresses: Skirts/Dresses must be neat, conservative, loose fitting, and cover the knee when sitting. Slits may be no higher than the knee when sitting. Denim is not permitted.
Slacks: Slacks must be neat, conservative, loose fitting, and professional in appearance. Denim and blue jeans are not permitted.
Shirts: A shirt with a collar, rounded or oval neck, short or long sleeves may be worn. Blouses, Sweaters, and dresses must have a modest neckline and fit properly (not tight). They are not to have any slogans or writing on them other than the manufacturer's label, which should not be larger than 2”. They may be any color, but they are to be loose fitting. T-shirts are not permitted for daily wear.
Sweaters: Navy blue or white crew neck, V-neck or cardigan may be worn over the shirt, or blouse.
Footwear: Casual dress, athletic shoe, dress shoes or sandals with a heel securing strap are to be worn at all times.
Hair: Hair must be fixed neatly. Extreme colors and styles are not permitted.
Jewelry, Accessories and Makeup: These must be in good taste; not gaudy, punk, gothic or otherwise incompatible with the philosophy of the school.
Young Men’s DAILY Attire:
Slacks: Dress slacks or Dockers-style cotton twill pants should be worn with a simple, solid belt. Colors may be solid black, navy, and khaki.
Shirts: A shirt with a collar and either short or long sleeves should be worn. These may be polo, oxford or any type as long as they have a fold over collar. Shirts are to be tucked in. They are not to have any slogans or writing on them other than the manufacturer’s label, which should not be larger than 2”. They may be any color, but they are to be loose fitting.
Sweaters: Navy blue or white crew neck, V-neck or cardigan may be worn over the shirt.
Footwear: Full, casual dress, athletic shoe, nice boots, dress shoes must be worn with socks.
Hair: Hairstyles must be conservative and only slightly over the ear, kept off the collar and eyebrows. Hair is to be combed and neat at all times. Extreme colors and styles are not permitted. Faces must be clean shaven. Beards, goatees, and mustaches are not permitted. Sideburns must not be lower than the bottom of the ear.
Hats: Hats and other headgear may not be worn in classes.
Jewelry: The only jewelry that is permitted is a watch, ring, bands, or necklace.
Christian Schools of Springfield
2660 N Grant Ave
Springfield, MO 65803
Phone: (417) 831-1500
Fax: (417) 831-6231
We can be reached during the following hours: 7:30-3:30