Wheeling Country Day School

8 Park Road Wheeling, WV 26003

PHONE: 304.232.2430

FAX: 304.232.2434

Dress Code

Our dress code helps to establish an identity and pride for our school. It sets a standard for students to present themselves neatly and modestly. Assembly dress must be worn every Monday, on assembly days, and for specified programs or field trips. It is appropriate any day. Regular dress is required for all other days unless specified, such as Freedom Friday casual days, which occur on the last Friday of every month.

Female Students Grades SK-5
Hair should be combed and conservatively styled without covering her eyes. All clothing must be labeled with child’s name. 

Assembly Dress:  
Blazer – solid navy with WCDS logo sewn on left pocket
Shirts – solid white collared shirt or turtleneck
Sweaters – solid color cardigan, crew, vest, or v-neck 
Skorts/Skirts/Pants/Jumpers – solid khaki. Third grade students, and above, should wear a belt with clothing that has belt loops.
Socks – solid navy or white knee high or ankle socks or tights

Regular Dress:
Shirts – solid color shirt with collar
Sweaters – solid color cardigan, crew, vest, or v-neck
Skorts/Skirts/Pants/Jumpers/Shorts – solid navy, khaki: no jean-style or cargo pants. Third grade students, and above, should wear a belt with clothing that has belt loops. Any solid navy or khaki dress, skirts, skorts, shorts and jumpers should be modest in length. 
Socks – must be worn and should coordinate with outfit or shoes
Shoes – Tennis shoes are acceptable as a school shoe 

Male Students Grades SK-5
Hair should be combed and conservatively styled without covering his eyes or ears or touching the collar. All clothing must be labeled with child’s name.

Assembly Dress:  
Blazer – solid navy with WCDS logo sewn on left pocket
Shirts – solid white collared shirt or turtleneck
Sweaters – solid color cardigan, crew, vest, or v-neck 
Pants – solid khaki dress pants or chinos. Third grade students, and above, should wear a belt with clothing that has belt loops.
Socks – solid dark socks

Regular Dress:
Shirts – solid color shirt with collar
Sweaters – solid color cardigan, crew, vest, or v-neck
Pants/Shorts – solid navy, khaki, or bone: no jean-style or cargo pants. Shorts must be walking shorts. Third grade students, and above, should wear a belt with clothing that has belt loops.
Socks – must be worn and coordinate with outfit

Shoes – tennis shoes are acceptable as a school shoe with any regular dress clothing

Sweatshirts may be worn as outerwear, but are not part of the school dress code. Outerwear and boots are necessary in winter months or rainy weather as students travel between buildings and go outside for class.

Where To Buy/Locate Attire

All WCDS emblem attire can be purchased through Land’s End www.landsend.com, French Toast www.frenchtoast.com or Shirts-N-More in Wheeling. Shirts-N-More’s website is www.shirtsnmoreinc.com or 304-232-2030. Lands End provides a 3% return to WCDS when the school’s ID number (#9000-3569-2) is referenced when ordering. You can also purchase a Land’s End SCRIP card from Tammy Richmond at rchmond@comcast.net.

Junior Kindergarten Students

Students should be dressed for comfort and ease of self-dressing with no belts, buckles, or other clothing that is difficult to manage. Keep in mind that the children often play with play dough or paints and spend time outside. They do not change shoes or clothes. for P.E. 

Male and Female Gym Uniform for Grades 3- 5
The following items are all available at Shirts-N-More (304-232-2030) or from the  WCDS school store.

T-Shirt/Shorts – gold WCDS t-shirt and blue WCDS shorts
Sweatshirts/Sweatpants – solid color 
Gym bags – Students are required to have a cloth bag with zipper
Gym shoes with white athletic socks – Shoes must have soles that will not leave marks on gym floor. They are used only for gym and are left at school.

PLEASE LABEL ALL GYMWEAR

Kindergarten through 2nd grade students simply need gym shoes with non-marking soles, which will remain at school.

Wheeling Country Day School