During the Week of March 1, 2021, Read Across America with Colorful Pages provides students with diverse books by authors of color from different locations in the United States of America.
Complete information on School Uniform Policy 5300 can be obtained in printable format.
School uniforms are required for all Preschool through Eighth Grade students for the start of the school year.
Where will I be able to purchase uniforms?
- Walmart (Norwich store and online at www.walmart.com)
- Eblens (Norwich store)
- Old Navy or www.oldnavy.com
- www.kohls.com (uniform tab)
Students shall wear the following during school hours:
- Blue or khaki colored jumpers, skirts (not more than 3” above the knee), pants or knee length shorts, sized to fit the student. Pants and shorts must be “dress” or “docker” style.
- Blue or white shirts must be worn. Shirts must have a collar and may be button down/oxford or polo style. Shirt hems must reach to waistline when arms are raised. Sleeves may be long or short.
- Sweaters or sweatshirts are optional, but if worn must be solid blue or white in color or contain the district/school insignia or name. Hoods may not be worn within the school building.
The following are considered inappropriate for all students to wear during regular school hours or at school-sponsored events:
- All sweat pants, jeans, spandex or any color denim/canvas/jean material, and all cargo-style pants, shirts, shorts, or skorts.
- Tank tops, undershirts, tee-shirts, halter tops, tube tops, bare midriffs, transparent clothing, plunging revealing or provocative necklines (front and back), shirts containing expressive writing or pajamas.
- Outer coats, fleece jackets, wind breakers, hats, caps, scarves, earmuffs, bandannas, sunglasses are prohibited indoors.
- Any item of clothing or an accessory that could cause danger or distraction.
- Clothing or items that contain messages or images that would tend to be offensive or disruptive to the educational process, including, but not limited to, items with indications of gang affiliations, racist messages, sexist messages, messages promoting drug or alcohol abuse, profane or pornographic messages or illustrations, or messages that incite violence or constitute “fighting words”.
- Bare feet, bedroom slippers, crocs or open toe shoes, shower style flip flops, slides, roller blades, roller skates, or any footwear that marks floors or has wheels, causes excessive noise, or creates a safety hazard.
Contact the Registration office at 860-859-5015 ext. 2104 if you have any questions about school uniforms.