Uniform Policy/Dress Code


Pleaser wear your school ID as well as:

Shirts: Ben Franklin High School Collared (Polo ) Shirts, T-Shirts, Hoodies, or school sponsored BFHS attire ( BFHS shirts for athletics, clubs, etc)

Pants: any color, school appropriate, pants, jeans, shorts, or skirts

Sneakers or Shoes with a closed toe

JROTC  please wear your uniform on inspection days

Dress Code Violations

Steel toed shoes (unless worn in welding class)
Sandals, Slides, slippers or open toed shoes
Hats or bandanas

*If you are looking  to purchase BFHS approved apparel please visit our Franklin Mint ( School store). 

**All forms of dress and/or accessories must be in compliance with the Philadelphia School District dress code as described in the Code of Student Conduct.

***Administration has the final say regarding dress code.

Religious Attire: Students are permitted to wear religious attire that does not violate the dress code and appropriately covers the student from collar to knee. Students in religious uniform must still be within compliance of the school uniform policy.

The school administration will deem if a student is in compliance with the uniform dress code. Students entering school inappropriately dressed may be required to change into appropriate attire.

No student may wear shirts with inappropriate logos, i.e. promotion of alcohol, drugs, sex, profanity, see through, bare midriffs etc.