Alert: Nelson County Schools will be closed on Monday, Aug. 21. Child care facilities will be open and running on normal schedules. Child care attendees should NOT be picked up between the hours of 1 and 4 p.m. All extracurricular activities will be canceled or postponed until after 6 p.m.
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Cox's Creek Elementary School Students practice during dance workshop Celebrating K-PREP test results
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Dress Code

No rolling backpacks, please!


  • Must have collar
  • Must have sleeves–no sleeveless or sheer
  • Must cover front, back, midriff, and sides
  • May have pattern or logo


  • May be ANY solid color
  • May be twill, chino, corduroy, or denim
  • May not be sweat pants or jogging pants
  • No sagging or excessively tight pants (this would include leggings)
  • Shorts must extend to the knee
  • Shorts/leggings worn under dress may not extend below the hem of the dress


  • Must be twill, chino, corduroy, or denim (no spandex or stretch material)
  • Dresses must have sleeves and backs
  • Dresses/skirts/shorts must extend to the knee


  • Shoes and sandals must have a back
  • Students must wear appropriate footwear for PE class
  • No rollers in shoes


  • Must be removed in the building

Clothing must not have holes or tears and must have finished hems (no cut-offs). Pants must not drag the ground.