Uniform Dress Code



Nash County Public Schools has adopted a uniform dress code to promote school safety and enhance the learning environment.  The dress code requirements for Nash Central Middle School consist of the following:

Shirts for all students should be collared polo-style shirts with long or short sleeves in the appropriate school color options listed below:



  • Shirts for all students will be collared polo-style with long or short sleeves in white, gold/yellow, or royal blue.

  • Shirts must be a solid color. 

  • Shirts must always be tucked in except during PE classes.

  • During cooler weather, students may wear a turtleneck or round-necked shirts of school colors under the polo-style shirt.

  • Nash Central Middle sponsored shirts may be worn in place of the polo-style uniform shirt. 

  • It may only contain one/two logos/branding, no larger than a shirt pocket (4 in x 4 in).


  • All types of uniform pants, shorts, and skirts must have no more than four pockets (example: no cargo pants) and be belted or well fitted at the waist. 

  • Pants, shorts, skirts, capris must be navy blue, tan, or black (not black jeans).

  • Pants/shorts/skirts will be worn at the waist.  No sagging pants, no inside-out clothing, backward clothing, or rolled-up pant legs are allowed.  Belts must be buckled and worn at the waistline.

  • Shorts must be knee-length, and slits in skirts must be no higher than the knee. 

Cargo pants, jeans, low-riders, leggings, tights, yoga pants, jogging pants, or any type of denim are not allowed.



  • All outerwear must be of appropriate size and color: white, royal blue, yellow, black, or grey. 

  • All outerwear must be a solid color. 

  • Nash Central Middle sponsored outerwear may be worn.

  • If outerwear does not meet the dress code requirements, it must be removed and stored appropriately.