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Uniform Guidelines

Basic Uniform

(required for Mass days and other special occasions)

BOYS

Kindergarten-5th Grade Boys: 6th, 7th & 8th Grade Boys:
Navy pants or shorts, straight back twill with or without elastic Khaki pants or shorts, straight back twill with or without elastic
White polo shirt-short sleeved Navy blue Logo polo short sleeve
Navy Logo Sweatshirt. Navy Logo Sweatshirt.
Black/Navy Blue/White socks Black/Navy Blue/White socks
Belt is required for boys in grades 5th-8th Belt is required for boys in grades 5th-8th

GIRLS

Kindergarten-3rd Grade Girls: 4th & 5th Grade Girls:
Morris plaid –split front, box pleat jumper Morris plaid box pleat skirt
White polo shirt-short sleeved White polo shirt-short sleeved
Navy pants or girl’s walking shorts Navy pants or girl’s walking shorts
Black/Navy Blue/White socks Black/Navy Blue/White socks
Navy Logo Sweatshirt Navy Logo Sweatshirt
  Belt is required for girls grades 5th-8th if they are wearing the khaki pants
6th, 7th & 8th Grade Girls Accessories K-8
Khaki twill-center box pleat skirt Morris plaid headband, hairbow, scrunchy
Khaki twill pleat front shorts  
Khaki twill pleat front pants  
Navy Logo polo short sleeve  
Black/Navy Blue/White socks  
Navy Logo Sweatshirt  
Belt is required for girls grades 5th-8th if they are wearing the khaki pants  


Dennis Uniform uniformscan be purchased new at Dennis Uniform used at the Uniform Closet.

Please ask in the office for specific cut and design if purchases are being made at retailers other than Dennis. If purchasing from other than Dennis Uniform stores, please be careful that the color of Khaki matches the school’s standard exactly prior to allowing your son or daughter to wear the article of clothing.

PLEASE MARK ALL CLOTHING CLEARLY.

Free Dress

  • Modesty and simplicity dictates what we wear in our public life. No extreme fads, please.
  • eans in good repair will be acceptable for casual “free dress” (not on “dress up” days or addressing the student body at Mass). Trousers should be worn at the waist (no sagging shorts).
  • Halters, tank tops, or spaghetti straps are not allowed. No midriff shirts, loose baggy trousers, cutoffs, see-through shirts, or bike shorts. Offensive decals advertising alcohol, tobacco, drugs, controversial rock groups or themes are not allowed.
  • Flat soled shoes only, 8-eyed boots or lower only.
  • Sandals are not allowed. Socks must be worn at all times.
  • If in doubt as to what is appropriate, a plain T-shirt (w/sleeves) that covers the mid-drift, and jeans in good repair should be acceptable.
  • Length of skirts and shorts must be at the knee.

Liturgical Attire

When students attend Mass, they should adhere to the Liturgical Attire requirements. Boys are to wear long pants. Girls are to wear jumpers or skirts. All shirts are tucked in. The only allowed sweatshirt is the school logo crew neck sweatshirt (no hoodies). During cold/inclement weather, jackets are permitted to be worn to church and are to be removed upon entry.

PE Uniform

P.E. 4th -5th Grades

  • P.E. T-shirt w/HFCS Logo
  • Navy logo sweatshirt (weather pending)
  • Black/Navy Blue/White socks

P.E. 6th-8th Grades

  • P.E. T-shirt w/HFCS Logo
  • P.E. shorts w/HFCS Logo
  • Navy logo sweatshirt (weather pending)
  • Black/Navy Blue/White socks

Uniform Regulations

  • Shoes may be of any style, clean, neat, and safe for playground use. (No platform tennis shoes, ballet slippers, sandals, boots, or open toed shoes are allowed.
  • Length of skirts should be 3 inches from the middle of the knee.
  • Plain black, navy blue or white socks must be worn at all times, must be visible above the shoe (above the ankle but below the knee), and socks must be worn properly. No designs on socks – plain socks only
  • Girls may wear white or navy tights; white socks must be worn with tights.
  • Grades 5-8 boys must wear belts that are either black or brown.
  • Only Holy Family School Logo uniform sweatshirts may be worn to be “in uniform”.
  • White turtlenecks may be worn under white polo shirts; no other color turtleneck may be worn. Navy blue turtlenecks may be worn under navy blue polo. Only white short sleeve plain t-shirts may be worn under polo shirts.
  • Outer coats may be worn over the uniform while outside, but not in the classroom.
  • STUDENTS MUST CALL HOME FOR A CHANGE OF CLOTHES: If circumstances prevent a student from coming to school in uniform, a note must be sent to the teacher. The substitute uniform should be as similar to the uniform as possible.
  • NO HATS
  • NO TATTOOS, permanent, or washable and no fake nails or French Manicures.
  • A, clean, well-groomed appearance is required for our students. Students sent to school without attention to cleanliness, uniform, or neatness may be sent home to be properly prepared for school.
  • Make-up, fingernail polish, and lipstick are not permitted for the school day.
  • Clear chap stick only.
  • Below is a list of the only acceptable forms of jewelry that may be worn at any time:
    • A wristwatch (for boys or girls).
    • One pair of matching stud earrings, for girls only, (to be worn on the earlobe only).
    • A holy medal, cross or crucifix on a chain, or a scapular that is worn inside the shirt or blouse.
    • A medical alert necklace and/or bracelet when necessary.
    • A rubber band type bracelet that supports charities-such as the cancer society (one bracelet only to be worn at one time to be worn on wrist-no anklets).
  • Hairstyles are to be simple, neat, off the face and eyes, clean and non-distracting. Length for boys should be no longer than 3 inches, trimmed to show their ears and not touching their shirt collars. No fad hairstyles, please (i.e. shaved designs, tails, hair extensions or Mohawks, etc.)
  • Hair must be its natural color, no highlights allowed. Bows and other hair accent pieces must be solid in color or the matching plaid pattern to accompany the school uniform.
  • Boys must be clean shaven (when applicable-no facial hair)
  • Backpacks are to be free of writing and distracting additions, i.e. key chains. No patches.
  • Continued violation of the Dress Code may result in disciplinary action including detention/suspension.
 
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