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Dress Code 2014-2015

DRESS CODE 2015-2016 SCHOOL YEAR

St. Joseph School has an established uniform code for students in Kindergarten through Grade 8.  Uniforms may be purchased through Schoolbelles, 3324 Secor Rd., Toledo. Some items may be purchased through local stores.  If items are not purchased through Schoolbelles, they must still conform to the standard described in the Schoolbelles catalog. 

 

MIDDLE SCHOOL GIRLS (Grades 6, 7, 8)

Skirt with Blouse/Shirt.  Any style of St. Joseph plaid skirt with a long or short-sleeved blouse or knit shirt

            Blouse – white or yellow                     *Knit shirt – white, yellow, or navy               

Slacks with Blouse/Shirt.  Dress slacks with a long or short-sleeved blouse or knit shirt

            Slacks – navy or khaki             Blouse – white, yellow, or light blue  

            *Knit shirt – white, yellow, or navy

Shorts with Shirt.  Walking-length (knee-length) shorts with a short-sleeved knit shirt may be worn in August, September, May and June. 

            Shorts – navy or khaki *Knit shirt – white, yellow, or navy

            *Note:  Knit shirt includes the Schoolbelles banded-bottom knit shirt.

MIDDLE SCHOOL B0YS (Grades 6, 7, 8) 

Pants with Shirt/Tie.  Dress pants, with a dress shirt (long or short-sleeved) and a tie, or with a knit shirt

            Pants – navy or khaki  Dress shirt – white, yellow, or light blue

            Tie – plain or patterned           Knit shirt – white, yellow, or navy      

Shorts with Shirt- Walking-length (knee-length) shorts with a short-sleeved knit shirt may be worn in       August, September, May and June. 

            Shorts – navy or khaki Knit shirt – white, yellow, or navy

ALL STUDENTS (Grades K-8)

           Physical Education:  Students are required to wear the SJS monogrammed P.E. uniform from Schoolbelles, socks, and athletic shoes.  The uniform includes mesh, basketball-length shorts with an SJS logo (the shorts must be two inches above the knee or longer) or SJS logo sweatpants.  There is a blue or grey logo t-shirt available, as well.  Students will also have the option of wearing a solid colored t-shirt, or any St. Joseph Spiritwear, Positive Direction, or St. Joseph sport-related t-shirt. 

ELEMENTARY GIRLS (Grades 1 – 5)

Skirt, Skort or Jumper with Shirt.   Any style St. Joseph plaid skirt, skort or jumper with a long or short-sleeved blouse or knit shirt

            Blouse – white or yellow         *Knit shirt – white, yellow, or navy

Slacks with Blouse/Shirt.  Dress slacks with a long or short sleeved blouse or knit shirt

            Slacks – navy                                       Blouse – white or yellow

            *Knit shirt – white, yellow, or navy

Shorts with Shirt.  Walking-length (knee-length) shorts with a short-sleeved knit shirt may be worn in August, September, May and June.

            Shorts – navy               *Knit shirt – white, yellow, or navy

            *Note:  Knit shirt includes the Schoolbelles banded bottom knit shirt

ELEMENTARY BOYS (Grades 1 – 5)

Pants with Shirt.  Dress pants with a long or short-sleeved knit shirt.

            Pants – navy                Knit shirt – white, yellow, or navy

Shorts with Shirt.  Walking-length (knee-length) shorts with a short-sleeved knit shirt may be worn in August, September, May and June.

            Shorts – navy               Knit shirt – white, yellow, or navy

KINDERGARTEN

Girls:  Any style of St. Joseph plaid skirt/jumper OR navy dress slacks with a RED long or short-sleeved             knit shirt

            Boys:  Navy dress pants with a RED long or short-sleeved knit shirt

            Boys/Girls:  Navy walking-length (knee-length) shorts with a RED short-sleeved knit shirt may be worn in             the months of August, September, May and June.

ALL STUDENTS (Grades K – 8)

Sweaters.  Solid white, yellow, red, navy, or hunter green.  Styles include cardigan, crew or v-neck, or                 sweater vests.  Girls may wear knit sweaters with hoods.  A navy fleece jacket (1/2 zip) with a SJS             monogram may be purchased through Schoolbelles and worn in place of a sweater.

Sweatshirts.  The official St. Joseph School navy sweatshirt with a monogram, available only through Schoolbelles, may be worn over a shirt or blouse in place of a sweater.  Two other sweatshirt styles, ordered through the annual PTO Spiritwear sale, have been approved to wear, as well.  Both are navy, one is hooded and one is crew.  They may have a round SJS logo in the center or the words “Instilling Values/Enriching Lives”. 

Turtlenecks.  Grades 1-8 White, yellow, or navy with skirts, skorts, jumpers, or slacks/pants.  Kindergarten    Red

Fleece pants.  Fleece pajama bottoms or sweats in the same colors as is allowed for socks (white/natural, yellow, red, navy, black or hunter green) are permitted on cold weather days with the uniform. Girls wear them coming to and going from school or for outside recess.  They are considered outerwear and must be removed in the classroom.

Shoes.  Solid (not two-toned) leather (leather-like) dress/school shoes in black, brown (not tan), or navy OR athletic shoes (like running, cross training, or walking).  All shoes must tie, Velcro or buckle.  No slip-ons, high-tops, Sperry’s or Sperry-style shoes.  Please use care when purchasing athletic shoes.  Sparkles and lights are not allowed.  When in doubt, check with the school before you purchase.

 

Socks.  Solid white/natural, yellow, red, navy, black or hunter green knee socks, tights, or crew socks.  Socks must be plain, no stripes or logos).  Socks must be worn at all times.  Holiday socks are eliminated EXCEPT for the month of December when Christmas-themed socks will be allowed.

 

SPECIAL UNIFORM DAYS

Scout Uniforms:             These uniforms may be worn on meeting days.

Dress -Up Days:          Students are not required to wear uniforms on dress-up days.  Outfits must be school appropriate.  Students may not wear jeans.

Jeans Days:     Students are not required to wear uniforms on jeans days.  They may wear jeans or other neat casual pants and a school-appropriate shirt. 

ADDITIONAL DRESS CODE INFORMATION: GRADES K-8

  • Hats or caps may not be worn in the school building, even on jeans days.
  • Skirt, skort, jumper and short lengths must be within two inches of the top of the knee. 
  • Pants/slacks must be in good repair and worn at the waist.
  • All blouses and shirts must be tucked in.  (Schoolbelles banded-bottom knit shirts are the only exception.)
  • Jeans are defined as pants with top stitched seams and rivets.  Cargo style pants are pants with large patch pockets on the legs.  These types of pants are only allowed on jeans days.
  • Shirts with inappropriate words or images, sleeveless shirts, mesh shirts, bike shorts, and cut-off sweats are not allowed. 
  • If t-shirts are worn under shirts or blouses, they must be plain white (no lettering or graphics).