We know you have a choice in St. Lucie County and we are excited you chose Rivers Edge for your student’s elementary education!
We appreciate you supporting our mandatory uniform dress code. Rivers Edge Elementary uniform dress code policy reflects pride and unity and demonstrates that school is a place to study and learn. The proven benefits of a uniform dress code include: increased focus on teaching and learning; reduced distraction, peer pressure, and behavioral issues; strengthened school pride, and improved school safety. We believe that the school’s climate will enable each student to experience personal success and develop into lifelong learners.
The following is the uniform dress code for the 2020-2021 school year.
If it is not listed below, then it is NOT acceptable to wear to school.
|Disposable or cloth. May NOT have words/phrases or skull/violent designs|
|Shirts||Short or long-sleeved, collared polo or button down shirts in any color (solid, striped or plaid). Logos not larger than 1″ (size of quarter Shirts must be tucked in at all time while on campus.|
|Shorts, Pants, Capris, Skirts, & Skorts||Traditional style uniform shorts, pants, capris, skirts, & skorts in solid navy blue, khaki or REE plaid. No cargo shorts or cargo pants. Shorts can NOT be shorter than fingertip length. All bottoms (pants, shorts, skorts) should be worn at the waist.|
|Jeans||Traditional blue jean pants, without rips or holes. Jean shorts/ skirts/ skorts are not permitted.|
|Jumpers (Girls), Polo Dresses||Any solid color. Must be knee length. NOT shorter than fingertip length. Uniform style jumpers & polo style dress only.|
|Sweatshirts, Cardigans, Sweaters||Any solid, stripe, or plaid- can have a hood if it has a zippered front. School logo sweatshirts that were sold through PTO are permissible. All sweatshirts and sweaters must have a uniform appropriate shirt worn underneath with collar showing.|
|Shoes||Enclosed athletic (sneakers) and no-heeled, enclosed dress shoes. No boots of any style, flip flops, or sandals of any style.|
|Leggings, socks, tights||If leggings are worn, they must be worn under school approved clothing. Socks SHOULD be worn for health reasons.|
|Belts||Solid leather or cloth colored belt is acceptable in school colors, REE plaid, black or brown.|
|Ties||REE plaid, solid white, navy blue, light blue or hunter green.|
|Grooming||Natural colored hair; Small head bands, bows and clips in any color; Small jewelry (earrings and necklaces); due to possible health issues cologne, perfumes and strong smelling soaps are not allowed.|
|PTO items||Any clothing sold through PTO/PE is permissible to wear on any day.|
The uniform dress code will be strictly enforced. We do expect parents to monitor at home before the child leaves for school. Please contact Rivers Edge Elementary if you have any further questions at 772.785.5600.