Uniforms Policy

Uniforms and Dress Code

  • All students must be in uniform every day unless permission has been given for an Out of Uniform Day.
  • The uniform must be worn from the first day of school through the end of the school year.
  • The spring uniform is optional. It may be worn from the beginning of school until the end of Daylight Saving Time, and from the beginning of Daylight Saving Time through the end of the school year. 
  • The first day back to school after the Christmas break is an Out of Uniform Day.
  • Gym uniforms may be worn only on gym days.
  • The length of the skirt must be within three inches from the top of the knee measured one inch below the belly button.
  • The length of the shorts and skorts must be no more than four inches from the top of the knee.
  • No oversized clothing is allowed.

 Continued disregard for the school uniform will result in students calling their parents, who must bring the proper uniform to school before the students may return to class.  In addition, habitual violations (for example, six uniform violations in one quarter) of the uniform code could result in disciplinary action, such as detention or that which is deemed consistent with the discipline code

GENERAL GUIDELINES

-Shoe Policy

  • Shoes must be black or brown oxfords, dirty bucs, Mary Janes, or black or navy blue leather with no dominant logo. Saddle oxfords are also acceptable. No slip on shoes are permitted.
  • The shoes mentioned above OR SOLID-BLACK SNEAKERS (NO WHITE OR COLOR ORNAMENTATION PERMITTED) are required to be worn with the uniform on Fridays for School Mass.
  • Shoes not permitted include the following: flip-flops, boots, three-quarter high tops or over the ankle boots, clogs, crocs without a back strap, sandals, high heels, block heels, thick sole shoes, boat shoes, slippers, slip on shoes, Uggs, shoes with heels that are more than 1½ inches.
  • Any other inappropriate shoe styles will be determined by the administration.
  • Sneakers may be worn with the uniform, but must be white or black, with similar color laces and Approved footwear is required to participate in Physical Education.

Sock Policy

  • All white ankle socks must be plain with NO logo.
  • In addition, boys are permitted to wear black, navy or white crew socks with no logo as part of the uniform.
  • In addition, girls are permitted to wear white or navy crew socks with no logo, knee socks, leggings one inch above the ankle, or tights as part of the uniform.

 

-Scouts are allowed to wear their scout uniforms to school on meeting days.

-Girls may not roll the skirts at the waist.

-Boys must wear pants at the waist.

-Pants, shorts and shoes from other vendors must be the same style and color as Flynn & O’Hara

-Eye shadow, lipstick, and blush may not be worn.

-Nail polish – only clear nail polish may be worn on natural fingernails. 

 

HAIRSTYLES must be simple for both girls and boys.

  • Hairstyles that reflect fads or cause distraction are not permitted.
  • Bangs must be above the eyebrows for both boys and girls.
  • Boys’ hair must be above the ears and above the collar. Facial hair is not permitted.
  • Boys’ hair, if longer than permitted, must be braided and tied back.
  • Hair must be well groomed and inappropriate hairstyles will be determined by the administration.

JEWELRY

Girls                                                    Boys

one watch                                            one watch

earrings- post or small hoops              no earrings permitted

one cross or religious medal                one cross or religious medal

one ring                                               one ring

No other jewelry is permitted.

 

GIRLS- Grades K-5 

Spring Uniform Winter Uniform
Navy blue skort, Blue & white pin-stripe jumper, navy walking shorts (Flynn & O’Hara) Plaid  jumper (Flynn & O’Hara), navy pants optional
White short-or long sleeved blouse/ Peter Pan Collar White short-or long sleeved blouse/ Peter Pan Collar
White or navy blue short sleeve knit shirt with logo (Flynn & O’Hara) White or navy blue short or long sleeved knit shirt with logo (Flynn & O’Hara)
Navy crew neck or sweatshirt with logo (Flynn & O’Hara) Navy crew neck or sweatshirt with logo (Flynn & O’Hara)
Black, brown, or navy leather belt Black, brown, or navy leather belt
Shoes and socks follow policy on previous page Shoes and socks follow policy on previous page

 

BOYS – Grades K-5

Spring Uniform Winter Uniform
Navy blue pants or walking shorts (Flynn & O’Hara, Sears, Dockers)    Navy blue pants (Flynn & O’Hara, Sears, Dockers)
White or navy blue short or long sleeved knit shirt with logo (Flynn & O’Hara, ) White or navy blue short or long sleeved knit shirt with logo (Flynn & O’Hara)
Navy crew neck or sweatshirt with logo (Flynn & O’Hara) Navy crew neck or sweatshirt with logo (Flynn & O’Hara)
Black, brown, or navy leather belt Black, brown, or navy leather belt
Shoes and socks follow policy on previous page Shoes and socks follow policy on previous page

 

GIRLS- Grades 6-8

Spring Uniform Winter Uniform
N Blue & white pin-stripe kilt, navy blue pants or walking shorts (Flynn & O’Hara) Green plaid kilt (Flynn & O’Hara), navy pant optional
White short-or long sleeved blouse with button down collar White short-or long sleeved blouse with button down collar
White or navy blue short sleeve knit shirt with logo (Flynn & O’Hara) White or navy blue short or long sleeved knit shirt with logo (Flynn & O’Hara)
Navy crew neck or sweatshirt with logo (Flynn & O’Hara) Navy crew neck or sweatshirt with logo (Flynn & O’Hara)
Shoes and socks follow policy on previous page Shoes and socks follow policy on previous page

 

BOYS- Grades 6-8

Spring Uniform Winter Uniform
Khaki pants or walking shorts (Flynn & O’Hara, Sears, Dockers) Khaki pants (Flynn & O’Hara, Sears, Dockers)
White or navy blue short or long sleeved knit shirt with logo (Flynn & O’Hara) White or navy blue short or long sleeved knit shirt with logo (Flynn & O’Hara)
Navy crew neck sweatshirt with logo (Flynn & O’Hara) Navy crew neck or sweatshirt with logo (Flynn & O’Hara)
Black, brown, or navy leather belt Black, brown, or navy leather belt
Navy blue socks or white socks with no logo Navy blue socks or white socks with no logo
Shoes and socks follow policy on previous page Shoes and socks follow policy on previous page

 

 

GYM UNIFORMS-BOYS AND GIRLS- GRADES K-8

 

Students must wear gym uniforms to school on gym days.

  • Cotton T-shirt with logo
  • Navy blue nylon shorts with logo
  • Navy blue sweatshirt and sweatpants with logo (the gym sweatshirt is not the same as the daily uniform sweatshirt)
  • Approved white uniform socks — either crew socks with NO logo or ankle socks with the St. Bernadette School logo, or no logo.
  • Appropriate athletic shoes following the sneaker policy. Solid white or black, without brightly colored laces, decorations or other accent colors. Shoes can also be black and white.
  • Solid black compression shorts can be worn underneath gym shorts.