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Dress Code for 8th Grade Formal

Formal Dress code


We hope to maintain the integrity and formality of this night by implementing these simple dress code requirements; as such any students not appropriately dressed will be turned away at the door. There are hundreds of beautiful, tasteful, and appropriate dresses available for prom. If you have questions concerning your dress, it is your responsibility to seek prior approval from the administration. Semi formal attire is not required but it is encouraged, Semi Formal attire may be classified as a dress, dress suit, including a tie or bow tie, a dress shirt, which may include a vest or cummerbund, and dress shoes.


  • Dresses may be strapless (if they fit properly) or include spaghetti straps.
  • Dresses may be backless, as long as they are not cut below the naval.
  • 2-piece dresses may only show a modest amount of midriff.
  • Dresses may not have a slit that exceeds mid-thigh.
  • Dresses may not be cut below the bust line.
  • Dresses can not have cuts, slits in them exposing skin underneath. (midriff area)
  • Undergarments should not be visible. See-through apparel is not permitted.
  • No jeans- Khaki pants are permitted
  • No shorts
  • Boys do not have to wear a suit, but a dress or collared shirt is encouraged.