The uniform policy at Olinda, which is in compliance with the District’s policy for all elementary schools, is as follows:
Tops: Button down dress shirts or polo-type shirts only. Color can be white, light blue or navy, long/short sleeve, with a plain or ruffled collar. White or navy blue turtlenecks can be worn under a collared shirt. Olinda school logo shirts and or college/school apparel shirts may be worn every Friday.
Bottoms: Navy or khaki dress or all-season pants; capri pants for girls: navy or khaki all-season capri pants. Shorts: navy or khaki all-season shorts and skorts; Shorts and skorts must be well-fitting. Jumpers for girls: navy or khaki, worn with uniform shorts, leggings, or tights underneath, jumpers, shorts and skorts should be an appropriate length. No cargo-style pockets will be allowed; pants must be well-fitting, and no baggy pants.
Outerwear: Acceptable outerwear for in the classroom includes navy sweaters, cardigans or sweatshirts. No emblems, logos, decoration, or decorative trim will be allowed. A uniform shirt must be worn underneath outerwear. Coats and jackets worn to and from school and at recess are not restricted, but may not contain any vulgar decoration or wording.
Shoes: Appropriate shoes must be worn (closed-toed). Shoes with laces must be laced at all times. No open-toed shoes, shoes with wheels, sandals, or thongs.
Free Dress Days: The last Friday of every month is designated for free dress day and will be noted on the monthly calendar. Advance notice will be given on the monthly calendar for other free dress days, including picture day.