Appropriate Attire

Guidelines for appropriate health and P.E. clothing

Acceptable Health and P.E. Attire: 

  • Any solid colored shirts, shorts, sweatpants, athletic pants, skorts. 
  • Please note that shorts/skorts should hit two inches above the knee, students are permitted to wear shorts/skorts over leggings.
  • Nooksack Valley School District Sleeved Shirt (Shirts from Everson, Nooksack, and/or Sumas Elementary, NVMS, NVHS, clothing from NVSD sporting teams/clubs/organizations, etc...) 
  • Athletic shoes that are laced up properly.


Clothing that is not permitted in Health and P.E.: 

  • Excessively tight clothing, as stated in the student handbook (i.e. no skin tight leggings and yoga pants)


Rational for Health and P.E. Clothing Guidelines: 

  • Appropriate and functional clothing is necessary for participation in health and P.E. 
  • Establish and reinforce a sense of school pride and build unity among students.
  • Eliminate any questions about what sort of clothes are appropriate and the distractions to learning that come along with inappropriate clothes.


***NVMS will NOT be selling any clothing items.***