Dress Code and Uniform Policy

Dear Parents,

Thank you for your ongoing support to ensure your child is appropriately dressed for school.

There are 33 BCSD schools with a mandatory school uniform policy. Although each school has specific uniform colors, white shirts and navy or khaki pants, jumpers, skirts, skorts (culottes) or shorts are standard
colors across the District.

Franklin School is a MANDATORY UNIFORM SCHOOL.

  • Blouses, shirts, or polo shirts with collars – white, navy, red
  • Pants, skorts, skirts, or jumpers – navy or khaki
  • Sweatshirts or sweaters – navy or red
  • Shoes – closed toe and heel
  • Caps may be worn to school for sun protection.
  • Knit beanies may be worn during the cold weather.
  • No logos or pictures on clothing (other than the school’s logo).
  • No torn clothing. Clothing must be neat and clean.
  • No baggy clothing. Clothing must not be more than one size too large or one size too small.
  • ALL CLOTHING MUST BE IN SOLID COLORS except where the school logo or school plaid is specified.
  • Students will be allowed to wear their schoolís team shirts, school T-shirts, scout and campfire uniforms, etc.
  • Bare midriffs are not acceptable.

If you need assistance with uniforms, please call the school at 631-5270.

Thank you for your help.

Ms. Tafoya

Nondiscrimination Policy

Bakersfield City School District programs, activities, and practices shall be free from unlawful discrimination, including discriminatory harassment, intimidation, and bullying based on actual or perceived characteristics of race or ethnicity, color, ancestry, nationality, national origin, ethnic group identifications, age, religion, marital or parental status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, or genetic information or any other characteristic identified in Education Code 200 or 220, Penal code 422.55, or Government Code 11135, or based on association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics. If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination, harassment, intimidation, or bullying, you should immediately contact the school site principal and/or the District’s Human Resource Administrator, at 661-631-4663, or at 1300 Baker Street, Bakersfield, California 93305. A copy of BCSD’s Uniform Complaint Procedures and Non-Discrimination policies are available by clicking here and/or upon request.