We are Dressing for Success in an Academic Setting!
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. K-8 Inclusion School
Dress Code Policy
School Year 2020-2021
The King K-8 School will continue to have a dress code policy. It will be strictly enforced for school year 2020-2021.
All students will be required to wear the dress code.
**Students are encouraged but NOT required to wear their uniform while they are at home learning virtually. Uniforms are required when students are learning in-person in the school building**
Grades K-4 Solid colored, White, Light Grey polo/collared shirt - long or short sleeve.
Grades 5-8 Solid colored White,Hunter Green,Grey polo/collared shirt-long or short sleeve.
Grades K-4 Black pants, skirts or shorts (knee length, when in season).
Grades 5-8 Khaki or Black pants, skirts or shorts (knee length, when in season).
JEANS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED FOR PANTS/SKIRTS. All pants need to be worn on the waist. Saggy pants and short skirts/shorts are not appropriate and will not be allowed.
Closed toed shoes/sneakers. No sandals or flip-flops.
*Shirts and pants should contain no embellishment (pictures or words) beyond the M. L. King logo. Jeans ripped for fashion purposes are not allowed.
*Outerwear /Jackets and Hoodies may NOT be worn inside the building, unless it’s a King Sweater.
Many clothing stores now carry a variety of school uniform items. Some suggested shopping locations include:
Old Navy, Target, Walmart, Sears, Children’s Place and L&M Bargain Store.
T-shirts and sweaters with the M. L. King K-8 school logo can be purchased at the following L&M Bargain Store, Inc. locations. Contact or visit L&M Bargain for more details. T-shirts will also be available for purchase at the King K-8 school. Hunter green /grey polo shirts will also be available for purchase at King K-8 school during the Back to school barbecue in August.
640 American Legion Highway 745 Dudley Street
Roslindale, MA 02131 Dorchester, MA 02119
Parents, we thank you in advance for your cooperation in supporting our students to dress for success in the coming school year!
Grace Coleman-Burns, Principal, King K-8 School 617-635-8212