Clayton School Uniform

Archie Clayton Pre-AP Academy School Uniform Policy (Effective 2015-2016 School Year)


    All students are expected to be in school uniform while on campus during the school day and at school events with the exception of “free dress days” or “spirit days.” These days will occur throughout the year.


    The dress or grooming of all students must not present potential health or safety problems or create a disruption of the learning environment.  Specific prohibitions or limitations include, but are not limited to, the following.  Exceptions shall be considered for religious or medical reasons; or with the  permission of the principal (i.e. a designated school spirit day). 

    In addition to the WCSD dress policy, Archie Clayton Pre-AP Academy school uniform policy includes the following:


    o   Clayton logo polo in green or black, and/or Clayton logo sweatshirt must be the outer layer when in class


    o   Solid black or tan/khaki pants, shorts, or skirts

    o   Pants with rips or tears must not reveal or expose a private/intimate part of the body nor cause a safety concern

    o   Nylons/panty hose/tights may be worn as undergarment under clothing but not alone as pants/bottoms

    o   Skirts must be AT-LEAST mid-thigh in length

    o   Shorts must be AT-LEAST mid-thigh (Bermuda or Cargo shorts)

    Under Uniform

    o   Long sleeve shirts may be worn UNDER the uniform polo

    Head Coverings

    o   No head coverings are permitted to be worn inside the school during school hours.  Allowable head coverings are those which are worn for medical or religious (e. g. hijab, yarmulke, turban) reasons.

    o   Sunglasses may not be worn inside building during school hours except for medical reasonsm, to include transition lenses.


    Uniform Purchasing


    Uniforms can be purchased online @ for pickup.

    Kate’s Logos School Uniforms

    1221 W 2nd St

    Reno NV 89503



    An exchange program has been established to trade gently used shirts and bottoms as students outgrow clothes. The Clayton Parent Club will sell used shirts and bottoms at Back-to-School Nights in the fall and will continue to sell them while supplies are available. Financial assistance is available for students who are in need. If you are in need of assistance with the cost of the uniform, please contact your school counselor.


    All students at Archie Clayton Pre-AP Academy are expected to follow the school uniform policy. Violation of the uniform dress code will result in:


    1st Offense

    o   Student will receive a verbal reminder

    o   Parents/Guardians may be called and asked to bring a uniform shirt or appropriate bottoms

    o   Student and parents/guardians will receive a copy of the uniform policy

    o   Student warned of consequences for second violation


    2nd Offense

    o   Parents/Guardians will be called by teacher or administrator to discuss the uniform policy and problem-solve strategies to comply with the dress code

    o   Parents/Guardians will be asked to bring an appropriate change of clothes

    o   Student may be assigned detention

    o   Student warned of consequences for third violation


    3rd Offense

    o   Parents/Guardians called by administrator and/or parent conference with administrator

    o   Multiple days of detention, loss of privilege, or in school suspension (ISS) may be assigned for defiance of school rules

    o   Parent/Guardians asked to bring an appropriate change of clothes

    o   Student warned that further violations could result in suspension