Mandatory School Dress Code
ALL students in the School District of Philadelphia are required to wear uniforms.
At Elkin Elementary School, ALL students are required to wear the following :
Boys: Orange collar shirt (short sleeve or long sleeve) and navy blue pants
Girls: Orange collar shirt (short sleeve or long sleeve) and navy blue jumper, skirts or slacks. No mini jumpers or skirts.
To support the creation of a safe learning environment for all members of the school community.
To provide clear and explicit expectations for social behaviors in all school settings.
To provide administrators with interventions that address students’ disruptive behaviors.
To provide its employees and students (“users”) with access to computing equipment, systems, and local network functions such as School District e- mail and the Internet. This access has a limited education purpose for students and is to facilitate employees’ work productivity.
To recognize that a child’s education is a responsibility shared by parents, families, schools, and the community during the entire period the child is enrolled in school. Creating positive, home, school, and community partnerships is essential to carrying out the shared responsibility necessary to improve schools and reinforce the importance of academic achievement.