ILCA Dress Code

Allowable clothing can be purchased through French Toast (www.FrenchToast.com or catalog – our source code is QS5ZIBE), Academy Sports, J.C. Penney, Lands’ End (www.landsend.com – our source code is 9001-2548-5, our monogram code is 0822800K), or C & J Uniforms, located at Fontana Shopping Center, 51st and Memorial, Tulsa, OK.

ILCA monogramming is available through French Toast, Lands’ End or C&J Uniforms for knit polo, Peter Pan, and oxford cloth shirts, sweaters and vests.

*All references to khaki should be understood to be beige and not green or white.

IMMANUEL LUTHERAN CHRISTIAN ACADEMY ADMINISTRATION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO MAKE FINAL DECISIONS ABOUT APPROPRIATE DRESS AND COMPLIANCE WITH ALL DRESS CODE AND UNIFORM GUIDELINES.

Shirts: All Grades

Approved uniform shirts must be neat and tucked in from the time students enter the building each morning until school is dismissed. No insignias, emblems or printing allowed except school logo.

Oxford Cloth: K-11th Grades
Long or short sleeves
Button-down collar
Plain white only

Peter Pan: Kindergarten-4th Grades
Long or short sleeves
Plain white, no trim or lace

Knit (Polo style): All Grades
Long or short sleeves
Acceptable colors: white, navy, royal blue, hunter green

Turtleneck: All Grades
May be worn under sweater, vest, jumper, or sweatshirt.
Full or mock turtleneck
Acceptable colors: plain white, navy, hunter green

Sweaters: All Grades
Cardigan (button front, zip front, or pullover)
Acceptable colors: navy

*Embroidered monogrammed logo optional (available at www.FrenchToast.com, www.landsend.com, or C & J Uniforms).

Sweatshirts: All Grades
With embroidered monogrammed logo only (C & J Uniforms)
Acceptable colors: ash, navy

“Hoodies” from C & J’s*
With embroidered monogrammed logo only (C & J Uniforms)
Acceptable colors: ash

*Silk screen hoodies in good condition acceptable for 2008-2009.

Vests: All Grades
V-Neck
Acceptable colors: navy
*Embroidered monogrammed logo optional (available at www.FrenchToast.com, www.landsend.com, or C & J Uniforms).

Slacks: All Grades

Docker/uniform style pant (polyester/cotton twill, plain cotton), tailored, with pleats or flat front, neatly hemmed, straight-legged or tapered, cuffed or plain. No cargo or carpenter style, no front/back patch pockets, no denim, corduroy, knit, or drawstring waists; no hip huggers, bell bottoms, flared or boot cut. No sagging or baggy slacks.

Acceptable colors: navy, khaki

K-3 may wear elastic waist pants. A belt must be worn with all slacks that provide belt loops.

Jumpers: K-4th Grade
Polyester/Cotton
Plaid (C & J Uniforms and Lands’ End), navy, khaki
Pleated/V-Neck

Skirts: K-11th Grade Girls
Polyester/cotton box pleat, full pleat, or two pleat.
Length must be the width of a dollar bill from the floor when kneeling.
Plaid (C & J Uniforms and Lands’ End), navy, khaki
No straight skirts or embellishments

Skorts: K-5 Grade Girls
Kick pleat, two pleats, or pleated front
Plaid (C & J Uniforms and Lands’ End), navy, khaki
No straight skorts or embellishments

Shorts: All Grades
Polyester/cotton twill, plain cotton (no jean style or brads), tailored, with pleats or flat front, neatly hemmed, cuffed or plain. No cargo or carpenter style, no front/back patch pockets, no denim, corduroy, knit, or draw string waists, and no hip huggers. Length must be the width of a dollar from the floor when kneeling. No sagging or baggy shorts.

Acceptable colors: navy, khaki

K-3 may wear elastic waist pants. A belt must be worn with all shorts that provide belt loops.

Belts: All Grades
Must be worn if slacks/shorts/skorts/skirts have belt loops.
Fabric or leather
Solid-colored blue, brown, khaki, or black

Shoes: All Grades

Non-marking soles only
Black, tan, brown or navy casual or tennis shoes allowed. Tennis shoes that are predominantly white can have no more than three accent colors, No fluorescent or bright colored shoes, no lights, no rollers, no clogs, or open-toed shoes. Snow boots may be worn when necessary but child must change shoes in the classroom.

Tennis shoes are required for gym class.

Socks: All Grades
Must be worn at all times. Solid color crew socks or ankle socks (must be visible above shoe top). Tights or knee socks may be worn by girls with skirts, skorts or jumpers. Socks must be white, navy, or tan ONLY. No striped or pattern socks allowed.

Miscellaneous

Spirit Day Attire:
Headmaster will select specific days as “Crusader Days.” These days are open for students to wear their Crusader Spirit t-shirts or ILCA sweatshirts with blue jeans or blue jean shorts. The only acceptable color of jean is blue. Crusader t-shirts must be worn tucked in. Those students who wish not to participate in Crusader Day will be expected to be in full school uniform.

  • Crusader Spirit T-shirts may also be worn on field trips at the teacher’s request.
  • Crusader Spirit T-shirts will be worn on track and field day in May.
  • Orders for Crusader Spirit Tt-shirts will be taken at the beginning of the school year.

PE Uniform: All Grades (optional, sold at the beginning of the year)
Navy athletic shorts and ash shirt with logo (Not Spirit wear).
If student changes for PE, the ILCA approved uniform must be worn.
Girls should wear PE shorts if skirt or jumper is worn.

Jewelry: All Grades
Boys – Earrings may not be worn in the building or at any school function.
Girls – No more than one pair of simple earrings may be worn at one time (in ears only).
Watches may be worn.
Simple cross necklaces may be worn.
No other jewelry will be allowed at school.

Hair: All Grades
Hair must be clean and neat, out of the eyes and non-distracting.
No unnatural hair colors or outlandish styles.
No facial hair.
Hair accessories should match school uniform colors.

Makeup:
K-6: Not permitted
Middle School: Makeup should reflect Christian standards of good taste and judgment.

Hats, Misc.: All Grades
No hats allowed in the building from the time students enter in the morning until school is dismissed.
No body piercings or tattoos.

Free Dress: All Grades
All school policies are in effect at school-sponsored events, sporting events, social events, etc.
Free dress is the expectation at these activities and is defined free choice as long as clothes are modest, not torn or ragged. Shorts must be mid-thigh length. Clothes may not bear any messages or logos which may be considered inappropriate.
Halter-tops, tank tops, sundresses, spaghetti straps, sagging clothing and excessive jewelry are not allowed. Length of dresses and skirts must be at least dress code length. All other dress code and uniform guidelines are in effect.
No athletic uniforms worn unless designated as a special day.