DRESS CODE 2015-2016

Girls

Grades K through 4 will wear blue plaid jumpers of knee length; Grades 5 through 8 will wear blue plaid skirts of knee length. All girls will wear long or short sleeved white polo style shirt with a button placket front. Polo Shirts are to be solid WHITE with no stripes, colored trim or logos. The banded polo style monogrammed shirt must be purchased through Schoolbelles. Any shirts worn under the polo style shirts must be solid white in color, tucked in, and are not to be visible through the shirts. Navy blue sweaters and St. Joseph logo sweatshirts are optional.

November through March girls may also wear white turtleneck shirts. Navy blue or black “dress style” slacks may replace the jumper or skirt. If the slacks have belt loops, belts must be worn. T-shirts are not to be visible through the shirts. Shirts are to be tucked in. St. Joseph School sweatshirts may also be worn during these months.

Make-up and nail polish are not permitted. Hair is to be well groomed. Extreme or “fad” hairstyles, hair accessories, or chemically altered hair colors are not permitted. A small pair of earrings will be permitted. Earrings should not extend below the earlobe.

Boys

Boys will wear “dress style” trousers in solid navy or black. No trousers that contain decorative pockets, pictures, zippers, or seams will be permitted. Boys in grades 3 through 8 are required to wear belts. All boys will wear long or short sleeved white polo style shirt with a button placket front. Polo Shirts are to be solid colored with no stripes, colored trim or logos and are to be tucked into the trousers. T-shirts are not to be visible through the shirts. Navy blue sweaters and St. Joseph logo sweatshirts are optional.

November through March boys may also wear white turtleneck shirts instead of the polo style shirts. Shirts are to be tucked in. St. Joseph School sweatshirts may also be worn during these months.

Hair is to be well groomed. Hair is not to hang in front of or on a student’s face or below the eyebrow. Hair length should not extend below the ear nor touch the shirt collar. Hair is to be well groomed. Extreme or “fad” hairstyles, hair accessories, or chemically altered hair colors are not permitted. Earrings are not permitted.

BEFORE LABOR DAY, KINDERGARTENERS MAY WEAR COMFORTABLE CLOTHING RATHER THAN THE SCHOOL UNIFORM. KINDERGARTENERS WILL BE IN FULL UNIFORM BEGINNING SEPTEMBER 8.

SHOES ~ Students in grades 1-8 must wear leather “dress-style” shoes with heels no higher than 1 1⁄2 inches. Hiking boots, all styles of athletic (tennis) footwear or “look-alike” including leather and canvas, and all open-toed and/or backless shoes are not permitted. Shoes are to be tied. All shoes must have non-marring soles and must be black, brown, tan, grey, or dark blue in color. Kindergarteners may wear athletic (tennis) shoes with their school uniform and gym clothes.

Students must wear socks with their school shoes. Flip flops are not permitted. Socks are to be SOLID blue, white, black or gray in color. Girls’ socks, tights, and leggings must be SOLID blue, white, black or grey. Girls wearing leggings must also wear socks.

Please note that on Wednesdays students may wear their St. Joseph sweatshirt or the sweatshirt of their choice in addition to their uniform. Students may also wear socks of their choice on Wednesdays.

All school attire should reflect the mission and values of St. Joseph Parish School. The principal will address any questions regarding the dress code and what constitutes appropriate appearance or attire. The decision of the principal is final.

 

PHYSICAL EDUCATION DRESS CODE 2015-2016

All students may wear any style of navy shorts (with an approximate 6 inch inseam) appropriate for physical education classes. St. Joseph Spirit Wear offers shorts and logo t-shirts. Parents have the option of purchasing an appropriate style of shorts at local department/sporting goods stores. No type of bike or short shorts is permitted.

Shirts appropriate for physical education classes for grades 1-8 include the St. Joseph School logo shirts purchased through St. Joseph School including tournament shirts and Walk a Thon shirts.

KINDERGARTENERS AND FIRST GRADERS MAY ARRIVE TO SCHOOL IN THEIR GYM UNIFORMS AND REMAIN IN THEM FOR THE ENTIRE DAY ON GYM DAYS. KINDERGARTENERS MAY ALSO WEAR SJS LOGO OR SOLID NAVY SWEATPANTS AND SWEATSHIRTS (WITH NO LOGO) TO ACCOMPANY THEIR GYM CLOTHES WHEN APPROPRIATE FOR THE WEATHER.

Revised 4/14/15