Dress Code & Uniforms

The Chesnut Charter School Dress Code applies Monday through Friday. Any item worn in the building during the school day must comply with the dress code. If a child is cold and requires an extra layer, that garment must be solid red, white or navy blue, with or without a Chesnut logo.

DeKalb County Dress Code Procedures, as listed in the 2010-2011 Student's Rights and Responsibilities Handbook, apply every day.

Collared shirts embroidered with the Chesnut logo as well as Chesnut Spiritwear T-shirts are sold at Open House and in the School Store (in cafeteria and online).

Uniform Bottoms

Acceptable Attire:

Pants, shorts, skirts, dresses or jumpers

Acceptable Colors:
  • Khaki
  • Navy Blue
  • Plain Blue Denim (Fridays Only)
  • No sweatpants
  • No windpants
  • No colors other than those listed
  • No pants hanging from the hips
  • No short skirts or shorts - mid-thigh length or longer
  • Nothing other than plain blue denim, khaki, or navy on Fridays

Uniform Tops

Acceptable Attire:

  • Collared shirts (polo, button-down, peter pan, turtleneck or mock turtleneck)
  • Chesnut T-Shirts and sweatshirts
  • Sweaters and sweatshirts
Acceptable Colors:
  • Solid White
  • Solid Navy Blue
  • Solid Red
  • No colors other than those listed
  • No emblems other than Chesnut logo
  • No stripes or prints
  • No t-shirts other than Chesnut Spiritwear
  • No spaghetti straps, tube tops or tank tops

*Children should wear athletic shoes (without a dark sole) to Physical Education class.

Special attire may be worn on the following days:

  • Winter Holiday Celebration: Winter Holiday Attire
  • Valentine's Day Celebration: Valentine's Day Attire
  • St. Patrick's Day: Green Clothes
  • Field Day: Comfortable "play" clothes
  • Scout Meeting Days: Scout Uniform

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Training Certificate
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Chesnut Charter Elementary School

4576 N. Peachtree Road
Dunwoody, Georgia 30338
Information Line (678) 676-7100
Direct: (678) 676-7102
Fax: (678) 676-7110
Email: info@chesnutcharter.com

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