Handbook & Uniform

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Uniform Dress Code

Students out of proper uniform or dress down day attire may not be allowed in class until appropriate dress is acquired; students may receive a dress code violation slip, which will result in the loss of the next Dress Down Day.  Repeated, deliberate violations of this dress code may result in disciplinary action. Appropriate attire is as follows:

DAILY UNIFORM

BOYS (1st-5th)

Pants           Solid navy blue; NO JEANS, jean-like or pants with studs.  Belts* must be worn.

Shirt            White golf shirt with “St. Joseph School” logo.  If wearing a T-shirt beneath, it must be solid white.  Shirt must be tucked into pants.

Sweater**    Solid navy blue cardigan, long sleeve or sleeveless V-neck pullover, plain or with the SJS crest.

Socks           Solid navy blue crew socks.

*Belt colors permitted are black, dark brown, and navy ONLY.

BOYS (6th-8th)

Pants           Solid navy blue; NO JEANS, jean-like or pants with studs.  Belts* must be worn.

Shirt            White dress shirt, long or short sleeve (sleeves are not to be rolled).  All buttons must be buttoned.  Shirt must be tucked into pants.  If wearing a T-shirt beneath, it must be solid white.

Tie               Solid navy blue.  Tie must be pulled to the neck,

not hung loosely around the neck.

Sweater**   Solid navy blue cardigan, long sleeve or sleeveless V-neck pullover, plain or with the SJS crest.

Socks           Solid navy blue crew socks.

*Belt colors permitted are black, dark brown, and navy ONLY.

GIRLS (1st-5th)

Jumper        St. Joseph School plaid jumper.  Hem length no more than two inches above knee.

Blouse         White Peter Pan collar, cotton-like, long or short

sleeve (sleeves are not to be rolled).  If wearing a

T-shirt beneath, it must be solid white.

Sweater**   Solid navy blue cardigan plain or with the SJS crest.

Socks          Solid navy blue knee-high socks or solid navy blue tights.

GIRLS (6th– 8th)

Skirt            Box-pleated, St. Joseph plaid.  Hem length no more than two inches above knee.

Blouse         White oxford cloth, button-down collar, long or short sleeve (sleeves are not to be rolled).  If wearing a T-shirt beneath, it must be solid white  Blouse must be tucked into skirt.

Sweater**   Solid navy blue V-neck, sleeveless sweater vest or pullover, plain or with the SJS crest.

Socks          Solid navy blue, knee-high socks or solid navy blue tights.

** Please note that sweaters for all students are optional.  No hooded, coat, or belted sweaters are permitted.

SHOES

Everyday Shoes (Girls and Boys):  Students are required to wear uniform shoes.  There are four basic styles from which they can choose: deck shoe, basic oxford, loafer, and Mary Jane.  Sneakers, clogs, flip-flops, backless shoes, backless sandals, balletlike slippers, moccasin-like slippers, and high heels are NOT permitted. Shoes must be solid black, solid brown, solid tan, solid navy blue, or solid cordovan ONLY. No patterns are permitted.

SUMMER UNIFORM

From August through Oct. 31, and from April 1 through June, girls and boys in grades 1-8 may wear Flynn and O’Hara Company ONLY solid navy twill walking shorts with the white golf shirt with the “St. Joseph School” logo and solid navy crew socks.  If wearing a T-shirt beneath, it must be solid white.  Shirts must be tucked in. Boys must wear belts of solid black, dark brown, or navy only.

From August through Oct. 31, and from April 1 through June, girls and boys in grades 6-8 may wear the white golf shirt with the “St. Joseph School” logo with their skirts and long pants, respectively.  If wearing a T-shirt beneath, it must be solid white.  Shirts must be tucked in. Boys must wear belts of solid black, dark brown, or navy only.

Cosmetics:   NONE

Nail polish (Girls):  Clear polish ONLY.

Scents: As a consideration for those with allergies, students are asked to refrain from wearing strongly-scented products (perfumes, body and hair sprays, lotions, hand sanitizers, etc.)

Jewelry:  Conservative jewelry may be worn (i.e.: a ring, bracelet, watch).  Girls may wear small earrings. No dangling earrings or over-sized hoops (larger than a quarter). Only one earring may be worn in each ear.

Boys may not wear earrings in school.

Hair accessories (Girls):  Hair accessories must be simple and must complement the school uniform. Accessories must be of a solid color of that found in the uniform or of the pattern found in the skirt/jumper. Examples of appropriate hair accessories are simple barrettes, simple headbands, and simple pony-tail holders. Large, flowery, sparkly, or polka-dot, etc. hair accessories are not permitted but may be worn on dress down days.

Hair:            Hair is to be shaped, trimmed, and well groomed at all times.  Faddish and untraditional hairstyles, including shaved areas of the head and dyed hair (unnatural colors), are not permitted.

BOYS’ hair is NOT to be hanging over the eyebrows or the top of the collar.

GIRLS’ hair is NOT to be hanging over the eyebrows.

Body piercings and body art (including drawing on oneself) are prohibited.

GYM UNIFORM

BOYS AND GIRLS

Gym Uniform:  Navy blue track shorts and tops purchased through school.  If wearing a T-shirt beneath, it must be solid white.  Athletic shoes are to be worn with the gym uniform.

Athletic Shoes: Conservative athletic shoes must have the primary color white or black ONLY and a maximum of one other color on the shoe; non-scuff soles.

Sweats:        Students are permitted to wear any solid, plain navy blue sweats on their gym day.

Only ST. JOSEPH SCHOOL logo is allowed.  Sweatshirts and pants must be the same color—NAVY BLUE.

Socks:          Solid white crew (over the ankle) socks.

DRESS DOWN DAY ATTIRE

On designated Dress Down Days, students may NOT wear tight/revealing clothing, ripped/torn clothes, midriff tops, tank tops or sleeveless shirts, or clothing with inappropriate sayings or graphics.  Skirts may be no shorter than two inches above the knee.  Shorts (no shorter than two inches above the knee) may be worn August-October and AprilJune.  No clogs, slides, flip-flops or any other backless shoes may be worn.  High heels may not be worn.

 

Events

  • 8/21/18 : Back to School Night- Preschool & Kindergarten- 6:30 PM
  • 8/21/18 : Orientation- Kindergarten and New Families
  • 8/22/18 : Back to School Night- Grades 1-5 6:30 PM
  • 8/23/18 : Back to School Night- Grades 6-8 6:30 PM
  • 8/26/18 : Open House- 10:30 AM-12:30 PM