2019-20 Uniform Policy

DLS 2019-20 Uniform Policy

DLS actively promotes and recognizes principles of fairness, equity, and social justice. As such, parents seeking exemptions to the Uniform Policy due to religious beliefs, ethnic or cultural background, student disability, health condition or economic hardship may submit a request in writing to the Dean of Culture at the appropriate campus.


GRADES K-5

Tops

  • Students wear navy uniform polo shirts with the logo

  • Navy DLS uniform outerwear with the logo may be worn when students are inside school buildings. Other non-logo outerwear may be worn during recess and lunch

  • A khaki or navy uniform jumper dress with the school logo may be worn over a short- or long-sleeved navy DLS polo shirt or a plain white or navy shirt

  • Students may wear plain white, grey, navy or black long-sleeved shirts under their short-sleeved uniform shirts. Undershirts must be plain and may not have visible logos, writings or designs


Bottoms

  • Students wear standard uniform khaki or navy twill pants, shorts, skirts, skorts, or capris

  • Plain black, white, grey, or navy leggings may be worn under skirts/dresses 

  • Fifth grade students will be allowed to wear standard uniform black bottoms in addition to navy and khaki

  • Shorts must have a minimum 5” inseam/ skirts cannot be higher than 3” above the knee

GRADES 6-8

Tops

  • Students wear cardinal/maroon or white uniform polo shirts with the logo, the grey middle school t-shirt, or the grey middle school hoodie

  • Cardinal/maroon DLS uniform outerwear with the logo may be worn when students are inside school buildings. Other non-logo outerwear may be worn during recess and lunch

  • A khaki jumper dress with the school logo may be worn over a short- or long-sleeved cardinal/maroon DLS polo shirt or a plain white or cardinal/maroon shirt

  • Students may wear plain white, grey, cardinal/maroon or black long-sleeved shirts under their short-sleeved uniform shirts. Undershirts must be plain and may not have visible logos, writings or designs

Bottoms

  • Students wear standard uniform khaki, navy or black twill pants, shorts, skirts, skorts, or capris

  • Plain black, white, grey, or navy leggings may be worn under skirts/dresses 

  • Shorts must have a minimum 5” inseam/ skirts cannot be higher than 3” above the knee


BOTH CAMPUSES:

  • Logos from all past school years are acceptable for 2019-20 as long as they are free from rips, holes, or tears. Old logos will no longer be accepted starting in 2020-21. If you would like to exchange uniforms with old logos for comparable uniforms with new logos, please reach out to the PTO or rachel@denverlanguageschool.org 

  • New uniform items must be purchased through the vendors listed on our website or as resale through the PTO

  • All bottoms, undershirts, and tights/leggings may be purchased from the store of your choice

  • Only plain white, black, grey, or navy socks are allowed

  • Closed-toed shoes of any kind or color are allowed, preferably with non-marking soles

  • Leggings may not be worn alone as uniform pants

  • Shorts must have a minimum 5” inseam/ skirts cannot be higher than 3” above the knee

  • Sweatpants, jeans or track pants are not part of the uniform and may not be worn

  • Hats, scarves, and bandannas are not allowed to be worn inside the buildings

  • On Fridays, students may wear spirit wear: DLS non-uniform shirts that include shirts from DLS teams and Fun Clubs (middle school sports, Girls on the Run, summer camp, Chess Club, etc.).  Uniform bottoms must still be worn

Purchasing Uniforms

Financial assistance is available for uniforms to qualified students.  Contact Rachel@denverlanguageschool.org for more information.

Impact We Print

Impact We Print is a low cost, locally-owned uniform vendor located in the Stapleton area at 6500 Stapleton Drive S Unit K, Denver, CO 80216.  Many items are available on-demand at their storefront, and they will also ship orders.  Visit our school's uniform website at www.dolphinuniforms.com. Middle School items click here.

Educational Outfitters

Orders can be made with Educational Outfitters online, by phone (720) 200-6666, by fax (720) 200-6667, or in their retail location at 8170 S. University Blvd., Ste 250, Centennial, CO 80122.  Educational Outfitters refers to their red uniform items available only for middle school as "wine."

Dennis Uniforms

Orders can be made with Dennis Uniforms online (enter code: CDL), by phone (303) 738-2255, or in their retail store located at 8600 Park Meadows Drive (near I-25 and County Line Road).  Dennis offers our vintage logos at a discounted price while supplies last.  Dennis refers to their red uniform items available only for middle school as "cardinal."

New approved DLS-logo outerwear available from Dennis Uniforms! Download the information form here.

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