Giano Intermediate School

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Standardized Dress Code

Standardardized Dress Code Policy

Giano’s Dress Code is designed to be conducive to student learning and allow students to express themselves as individuals without being a distraction to others.

Pants, Shorts, Skirts, and Dresses

  • Must fit at waist, knee and cuff for a tailored look; no frayed edges or torn jeans that expose skin
  • Cannot be worn below the waist (no sagging or exposed underwear)
  • Collared dresses, skirts, jumpers or shorts cannot be shorter than mid-thigh
  • Oversized shorts or pants are not allowed (width or length)
  • Leggings cannot replace pants and they cannot be torn or have designs on them
  • Sweatpants, joggers, sweat shorts, basketball shorts, or official PE shorts cannot be worn outside of PE class.  


  • Shirts must be collared, polo style, oxford style, turtle neck OR be a t-shirt from any Giano organization
  • Sheer (see through) material must have full length solid shirt beneath covering all undergarments
  • Logos or words on shirts must be appropriate for school (no curse words or innuendos/references to violence, drugs, tobacco, or alcohol)
  • P.E. shirts may only be worn in Physical Education classes
  • No halters, tank tops, spaghetti straps, tube tops, bare midriffs, or bare backs
  • No oversized shirts

Shoes and Socks

  • Closed toed shoes only (No sandals or slippers of any kind)
  • No backless or high heel shoes
  • No knee socks


  • No oversized sweatshirts or jackets

Miscellaneous or Accessories

  • Hats, caps, beanies, or hoodies can be worn outdoors only
  • Hats, caps, beanies must be free of any logos
  • Jewelry that is safe for school activities only (no sharp edges, spiked plugs, or over-sized earrings)
  • No belt buckles with initials or inappropriate items
  • Headphones cannot be worn or be visible at anytime

For the purpose of student safety and maintaining an appropriate instructional program which focuses on student learning, Rowland Unified School District requires that all students dress with appropriate taste.  Please refer to RUSD Student Dress Code for additional details and guidance.  Dress code checks will take place throughout the school year.



  1. First Time:                Warning
  2. Second Time:            1 Lunch Detention
  3. Third and Subsequent Times:    2 Lunch Detentions and 1 Demerit