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The tights, usually fishnets, are worn over the shorts.
Subverted: Alice decides to forgo the tights.
Double Subverted: Alice takes the tights with her, and during a break, she decides to put them back on.
Parodied: Even the males wear tights under shorts.
Zig Zagged: ???
Played For Laughs: Only the characters with the most disgusting legs are shown with shorts over their tights, complete with an Exaggerated play on Gross-Up Close-Up. All the ones who have nice legs are shown with modest clothes most of the time.