Dress Code

The standards of dress and appearance for students at Conner Creek Academy East/ Michigan Collegiate is based upon good taste, modesty, cleanliness, comfort, safety, and practicality. They are intended to show respect to the school and its faculty, and to build school spirit. Students have the responsibility to dress and groom in a manner which does not disrupt the educational process nor endanger the health and safety of themselves or others. These standards are not intended to be all encompassing. Administration has the responsibility and authority to apply these general guidelines when confronted with questionable appearance not covered specifically.

Students in grades K-6:

Girls     

  • Skirts:  Khaki (maximum of 2” above the knees)
  • Slacks or shorts: “Docker”/cargo style khaki (must be worn at the waist)
  • Polo Shirt:: Black with CCAE logo-short or long sleeve (Elementary students receive first shirt free)
  • T-Shirt:  Red or Black (plain) long sleeve may be worn under polo shirt.
  • Sweater: Red or Black button down; no decorations.  No hoodies or sweatshirts
  • Socks:  White or Black only
  • Shoes:  Any type of shoe (high top shoe has to be less than 2 inches over ankle)

   *Shorts can only be worn between April 15th and October 15th

Boys   

  • Slacks or shorts: “Docker”/cargo style khaki (must be worn at the waist)
  • Polo Shirt: Black with CCAE logo-short or long sleeve (Elementary students receive first shirt free)
  • T-Shirt:  Red or Black (plain) long sleeve may be worn under polo shirt
  • Sweater:  Red or Black button down; no decorations.  No hoodies or sweatshirts.
  • Socks:  White or Black only
  • Shoes: Any type of shoe (high top shoe has to be less than 2 inches over ankle)  

   *Shorts can only be worn between April 15th and October 15th

Miscellaneous

  • Uniforms may be purchased from any retail store which carries those specific items listed above.  These include: JC Penney, Sears, Target, Meijer, etc.
  • All clothing must be plain.  Only the Conner Creek Academy East school logo is permitted.
  • All students must be in dress code prior to the start of school.
  • Field trip dress will be dictated by the activity.  Students will be informed of what is acceptable dress prior to the trip.
  • Casual dress days will be scheduled throughout the year.  Casual dress means that the school dress code is relaxed for that day.  However, the casual clothing must be modest, neat and in good taste.
    • Jeans may be worn but they cannot have holes or frayed hems.
    • Tank tops, muscle shirts, etc. are not permitted.
    • T-shirts with inappropriate sayings are not permitted.
    • Casual skirts or dresses must be no more than 2” above the knee.
    • No hats, mini skirts or du-rags are allowed.
    • Students may wear the CCAE zip-up fleece jackets but if it is being worn unzipped, a school shirt must also be worn

Violations of Dress Code

  • Students who are not in dress code will be notified by the homeroom teacher and given the opportunity to correct the situation.
  • Students who are in violation of the dress code because of sloppiness or “stretching” the rules will be corrected and a consequence will be issued.
    • Students in the lower elementary (K-3) classes will be dealt with on an individual basis

Printable Version of Dress Code below