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St. Sebastian Regional School DRESS CODE
 

Students in grades four through grade eight must enter and leave school in uniform.  Students in preschool through grade three must wear their PE uniform to and from school on physical education days, unless there is a Mass that day.  Please note the personal appearance addendum to the dress code below. 

2017-18 SCHOOL UNIFORM DRESS CODE

  • Spandex/yoga pants, spaghetti strap, backless, or crop tops (midriff showing) are not permitted to be worn. This includes dress-down days, fieldtrip days, dances, and physical education days.
  • The first Friday of each month is always designated as an appropriate "free" dress-down day.

 

GIRLS – Preschool* TO GRADE 3
*Suggested for Preschool; Required for K-3

  • Uniform plaid jumper with choice of short or long sleeve plain white pique uniform style polo shirt (no scalloped edging, piping, pockets, or designer style)
  • Uniform plaid culottes with flap with choice of short or long sleeve plain white pique uniform style polo shirt (no scalloped edging, piping, pockets, or designer style) or short or long sleeve plain white uniform style oxford shirt (no designer style)
  • Uniform style khaki walking shorts or culottes or khaki uniform style pants with plain navy blue short or long sleeve pique polo shirt (no scalloped edging, piping, pockets, or designer style); cargo shorts/pants are not permitted
  • Navy or white knee socks or navy or white tights; white, navy, or khaki anklets; no athletic socks; no low cut, no show style socks
  • The length of all jumpers, culottes, and shorts must be no shorter than two inches above the knee.  This policy applies when a student is in uniform and also on designated dress-down days.

(Khaki items are not the light colored khaki, but the darker colored khaki)

 

BOYS – Preschool* TO GRADE 3
*Suggested for Preschool; Required for K-3
 

  • Uniform style khaki walking shorts or uniform style khaki pants with plain navy blue short or long sleeve pique uniform style polo shirt (designer style shirts are not permitted); cargo shorts/pants are not permitted 
  • Navy, black, or khaki socks; no athletic socks; no low cut, no show style socks

(Khaki items are not the light colored khaki, but the darker colored khaki)

 

GIRLS – GRADES 4 TO 8

  • Uniform plaid double kick pleat skirt; uniform plaid kilt skirt; or uniform plaid culottes with flap with choice of short or long sleeve plain white pique shirt (no scalloped edging, piping, pockets, or designer style) or short or long sleeve uniform style plain white oxford shirt (no designer style)
  • Uniform style khaki walking shorts or uniform style khaki pants with short or long sleeve plain navy blue pique polo shirt (no scalloped edging, piping, pockets, or designer style)
  • Navy or white knee socks or navy or white tights; white, navy, or khaki anklets; no athletic socks; no low cut, no show style socks
  • The length of all skirts, kilt shirts, culottes, and shorts must be no shorter than two inches above the knee.  This policy applies when a student is in uniform and also on designated dress-down days.

                         (Khaki items are not the light colored khaki, but the darker colored khaki)          

                                                                                                                                       

BOYS – GRADES 4 TO 8

  • Uniform style khaki walking shorts or uniform style khaki pants with short or long sleeve plain navy blue pique polo shirt (designer style shirts are not permitted); cargo style shorts or pants are not permitted
  • Navy, black, or khaki socks; no athletic socks; no low cut, no show style socks

(Khaki items are not the light colored khaki, but the darker colored khaki)

 

FOOTWEAR – ALL STUDENTS – Preschool TO GRADE 8

  • Students in preschool through eighth grade are expected to wear appropriate school type shoes—NO tennis shoes, boots of any type, clogs, sandals, flip flops, heels higher than two inches, or Heelies are permitted to be worn in school (even on dress down days).  Snow boots are permitted during the winter months, but must be removed once the student arrives at school (change of shoes should be sent to school for the student to change in to).  Shoes should have rubber soles for protection during recess.

 

SWEATERS – ALL STUDENTS – Preschool* TO GRADE 8
*Suggested for Preschool; Required for K-3
 

  • Sweaters are an option.  However, if a child chooses to wear a sweater, it must be a plain navy blue cardigan style sweater purchased from Schoolbelles Uniform Company or a store that offers the plain navy blue cardigan. 
    • Grades Kindergarten to Grade 8: Hoodies, sweatshirts, or any other style sweaters are not permitted to be worn on uniform days.

 

Physical Education UNIFORM – ALL STUDENTS – Preschool TO GRADE 8

  • Students are expected to dress in a PE uniform for physical education class.  The uniforms may be purchased from our school's line of spirit wear or a plain white or red tee shirt (during the warmer months) or a plain white or red sweatshirt (during colder months) and plain red or black PE shorts (warmer months) or plain red or plain black sweatpants (colder months) may be worn. Students are also permitted to wear shirts promoting St. Sebastian Regional School (such as cheerleading, club shirts, our sports teams, etc.).

 

Short shorts "are not permitted" to be worn for PE class. All shorts must be no shorter than 2 inches above the knee.

Tennis shoes and white athletic socks are required as part of the PE uniform.

 

INFRACTION POLICY WILL APPLY FOR STUDENTS NOT ADHERING TO THE DRESS CODE POLICY.

 

On dress down days, the student must be in appropriate attire.  Spaghetti straps, tank tops, mid-riff showing, open-back shirts, or sleeveless shirts; open-toed or backless shoes; or jeans with slits/holes are NOT permitted.  

Children out of uniform may not participate in physical education classes.  This is an unexcused absence.  After three unexcused absences, children will report to the principal, and their grade will be affected.
 

Addendum: (PreK-8)

Hair 

·         Natural in color; no highlights or streaks
·         No hair feathers
·         Boys' hair length is to be no longer than the top of their shirt collar.

Nails

·         No press-on nails
·         Clear or a single light shade of polish only

Jewelry

·         Small, stud earrings, no hoops/dangling earrings
·         Watches and religious necklaces are acceptable  (No pins on the sweater or uniform top)

Make-up for Girls

·         Modestly applied (not distracting) and natural in color