Dress Code

All students at Eganville & District Public School are to dress appropriately for school.

  • Students should not wear short-shorts or skirts, muscle shirts or have bare midriffs.
  • Students - tank top straps should be a minimum of three fingers wide.
  • Clothing and sports equipment that support or promote drugs, alcohol, violence, racism or are sexist and/or sexual in nature are not appropriate for school.
  • For safety and health reasons, students are required to wear shoes in school.
  • To assist in keeping teaching areas clean, students are requested to have an indoor pair of shoes (please label your child's shoes with his/her full name).

Gym Wear

  • All students must have indoor running shoes for physical education activities.
  • Some teachers require students to have a t-shirt and shorts for gym. The t-shirt and shoes must meet our dress code guidelines.
  • Gym shoes that are only worn indoors may serve as indoor shoes.
  • Please do not purchase black soled gym shoes that leave marks.

Please note that the student dress code may be subject to change with School Council input.

Cold Weather

Students are expected to go outside during the winter months unless the temperature is below -22C with the wind chill. Please ensure your child dresses warmly.

  • Students should come to school prepared to go outside, wearing a warm coat, hat, gloves/mittens and boots.
  • We recommend sending an extra pair of mittens and socks in case the first pair gets wet.