School Uniform

MM International Schools follow a strict uniform policy which applies to all students whereby –

  • They are required to wear appropriate footwear for school (no slippers).
  • All shirts and tops must cover the midriff at all times. Unacceptable clothing includes tank tops w/ straps thinner than 2 inches, strapless, spaghetti straps, off-the-shoulder, cut-out designs, low-cut shirts, bare-back, sheer or mesh clothing that does not have an appropriate blouse or shirt underneath, etc. Boys must wear shirts with sleeves.
  • All pants and shorts must fit at the waist. No sagging or low waist clothing will be permitted. Clothing must cover undergarments when sitting, standing, or bending.
  • Hemlines and slits on dresses, skirts, and shorts above mid-thigh are not acceptable. Length cannot be shorter than the tip of the fingers when arms are placed straight at the sides of the body.
  • Students must wear only school hats and headwear with brim forward. Non-PHS head wear (including scarves, bandanas, or other head dressings) should not be brought in the campus. Headwear that does not comply with the dress code will be confiscated whether or not a student is wearing the item.
  • Clothing and hair accessories that are unsafe and/or dangerous are not permitted.
  • Clothing or jewelry that depicts any “gang style” writing; illegal activity; sexually related or obscene gestures and material; tobacco; drugs; alcohol; or words, pictures, or phrases that depicts violence or intimidation must not be worn.
  • Any body piercing that presents a safety issue or major distraction will not be allowed.
  • Any clothing or styles of dress that may be construed to provoke fear, violence, or intimidation, including gang-related attire, is not acceptable.

Student Dress Policy

  • The school does not allow students to wear pants that are oversized at the waist. These can be identified as pants that are folded in at the waist or belt line (e.g. students with a 32” waist should wear pants no larger than 32” waist).
  • Wearing pants below the waistline (sagging) is not allowed.
  • Belt buckles with any initials are prohibited.
  • Wearing an over-sized belt with one end hanging down is prohibited.
  • Bandannas, red or blue belts, red or blue shoelaces, or rags that commonly signify gang identity by style or color are prohibited.
  • Shorts extending below the knee when worn with over-the-calf socks are prohibited. No pants can be worn with one leg up and one down.
  • No student is allowed to wear articles of clothing jewellery, paraphernalia or accessories which pose a threat to the physical and/or emotional well-being and safety of the student or others on campus or at school activities.
  • Shirts buttoned at the top and unbuttoned at the bottom are not allowed.
  • Steel-toe combat style boots are prohibited.
  • Gang or tagger-crew writing on shoes, clothes or body, backpacks or accessories is not permitted.
  • Sports jerseys, other than school jerseys, will not be allowed.
  • Clothing or articles of clothing (including, but not limited to gloves, bandannas, shoestrings, wristbands, jewellery) which are likely to provoke others to acts of violence or which are likely to cause others to be intimidated by fear of violence may not be worn on campus or at any school activity.

In addition to these guidelines, students at M.M International School are not to wear ragged or rugged clothing or any uniform with holes or tears.