DRESS CODE
The St. Agnes uniform policy is designed to promote not only a neat and orderly appearance, but also a sense of Catholic community. Students will be expected to take pride and responsibility in being dressed appropriately at all times.  Uniforms must be worn by all students at St. Agnes, kindergarten through 8th grade.

uniform.5Families are encouraged to purchase uniforms from our supplier Dennis Uniforms. Purchases may be made on-line at www.dennisuniform.com or at the retail store (6322 College Blvd). Dennis Uniform code for St. Agnes is I8C.

Non-plaid pieces of the uniform may also be purchased through various other outlets including the St. Agnes online store:

St. Agnes Online Store (Order cutoff for the online store is the last day of the month.  Items will be delivered to the school two weeks after order is submitted.)
Land’s End
French Toast

Uniform violations which are repeated, consistently, or which interfere with student work will be considered serious and will be managed on an individual basis by the administration.

No logo other than the St. Agnes Catholic School logo may be visible on any article of clothing. This includes decorative stitching or other embellishment. Uniforms must be clean, neat, in proper repair, properly worn with shirts tucked in, and fit appropriately.

*Sweatpants, jackets and coats may not be worn in class but may be worn as an outside, weather appropriate jacket.

Click here for a uniform chart outlining the requirements for each grade.

BOYS AND GIRLS:  PRESCHOOL AND PRE-KINDERGARTEN
Uniforms: Preschool and pre-kindergarten are required to wear uniforms. These can be bought at Target, Wal-Mart, or Lands’ End.
Pants, Skirts, Jumpers, Skorts, and Shorts: Navy Blue
Shirts:  Plain, white or cardinal red polo-style, collared• A short or long-sleeve shirt or turtleneck of the style available from the uniform supplier
• A plain white short sleeve t-shirt may be worn under a uniform shirt.
• All shirts must be neatly tucked into the pants, skirt, jumper, skort or shorts.
Sweaters and Sweatshirts: Plain, navy or cardinal red
• A crew-neck sweatshirt over a uniform shirt.
• A crew-neck, V-neck or cardigan sweater over a uniform shirt.
• Sweatshirts or sweaters may not be worn turned inside out or tied around the waist.
• Sweatshirts or sweaters with hoods are prohibited.
• No plaid jumpers or skirts allowed.

BOYS AND GIRLS: K-8
IMG_0223Shirts: Plain, white or cardinal red polo-style, collared
• A short or long-sleeve shirt or turtleneck of the style available from the uniform supplier
• A plain white short sleeve t-shirt may be worn under a uniform shirt.
• All shirts must be neatly tucked into the pants, skirt, jumper, skort or shorts.
Sweaters and Sweatshirts: Plain, navy or cardinal red
• A crew-neck sweatshirt over a uniform shirt.
• A crew-neck, V-neck or cardigan sweater over a uniform shirt.
• Sweatshirts or sweaters may not be worn turned inside out or tied around the waist.
• Sweatshirts or sweaters with hoods are prohibited.

uniform.2Pants and Shorts: Navy (K-8), Khaki (6-8)
• Solid, twill flat front or pleated slacks or shorts of the style available from the uniform supplier.
• Walking shorts of the style available from the uniform supplier may be worn during the 1st and 4th quarters of the school. No other style of shorts is permitted.
• Shorts must be to the knee or no more than two inches above the knee.
• Cargo pants and shorts are prohibited.
• A plain black, brown, or navy belt must be worn with all slacks and shorts with the exception of kindergarten.

Socks and Shoes: K-8
Socks
Girls:
• Plain solid black, navy or white ankle length to knee socks.
• Plain solid navy or white tights or leggings that do not leave skin exposed.
• Sweatpants, pants or pajama bottoms may not be worn under skirts and jumpers.
Boys:
• Plain solid black, navy or white socks.

Shoes (Boys and Girls)
• Tennis shoes, casual loafer-type shoes or dress shoes.
• Shoes with eyelets must have shoelaces and the shoelaces must be tied.
• Boots are not allowed during the day.
• Open-toed shoes, sandals, crocs and slides are prohibited at all times.
• Heels and soles of shoes may not exceed 1 inch.
• No shoes that leave marks or hard-soled shoes may be worn in the gymnasium.

uniform.4Jumpers, Skirts and Skorts: Girls K-8
• Kindergarten through 3rd grade wear the Garfield blue plaid jumper as sold by Dennis Uniforms.
• 4th grade through 8th grade wear the Garfield blue plaid skirt as sold by Dennis Uniforms.
• All girls may wear a solid navy blue or plaid skort of the style available at Dennis Uniforms. No other style of skort is permitted.
• Black or navy shorts must be worn beneath the jumpers and skirts and must be above the hemline so as not to show.
• The hem of the jumper or skirt must be to the knee or no more than two inches above the knee.

Girls’ Grooming Code
• No makeup will be permitted in K-6th grade. Clear lip moisturizer will be allowed.
• 7th & 8th graders may wear light make-up. Girls wearing too much make-up will be asked to wash their face before entering class.
• Hair should be neat and clean. Hair must be a natural color.
• One pair of small earrings may be worn: no dangling or hoops.
• No other body piercing will be allowed.
• A single bracelet may be worn. No ankle bracelets will be allowed.
• A single necklace, preferably a religious medal, may be worn underneath the uniform shirts.
• Fingernails must be kept trimmed. No nail polish. No false nails are allowed.
• Tattoos, both permanent and temporary, are prohibited.

Boys’ Grooming Code
• Hair must be above the shirt collar, above the eyebrows and above the ear.
• No unusual hairstyles, including, but not limited to, ponytails, shaved heads and designs cut into the hair, will be permitted. Hair must be the natural hair color.
• No body piercing, including earrings will be allowed.
• Excessive jewelry will not be permitted. A religious medal is allowed.
• No facial hair will be allowed.

CASUAL DAYS and OTHER SPECIAL DAYS
On designated non-uniform days students will be expected to dress in modest Christian attire. Sagging clothes and t-shirts with offensive words or graphics are prohibited. These include, but are not limited to: shirts with liquor, beer or tobacco logos. Low-cut shirts, skirts with spaghetti straps, and halters are not allowed. No low-waist or sagging jeans are allowed. Skirts and shorts may be no shorter than 2 inches above the knee. No leggings worn as pants are allowed.

*Determination of appropriateness of non-uniform dress is at the discretion of administration.

When a student’s dress is determined to be inappropriate, parents will be called to bring the child’s uniform to school. Students who fail to follow the casual day rules will lose the privilege of dressing out of uniform on the next casual day. These same rules apply to field trips and school-sponsored activities. Children who repeatedly do not follow the dress code for casual days will lose the privilege to dress down on these days.

SPIRIT DAY
On Spirit Days, students are allowed to wear jeans or sweatpants. In 5 -8 grades leggings are not allowed to be worn as pants. During the 1st and 4th quarters they are allowed to wear modest shorts (no shorter than 2 inches above the knee). They are allowed to wear a red shirt or St. Agnes spirit wear.  Click here to learn more about spirit wear and to order.