Grades K – 8th
This policy is mandatory for all students except Preschool and PreK-4.
Acceptable Colors for Bottoms: khaki, black or navy only for slacks, shorts, skirts, skorts
or jumpers. Cargo pants, balloon style and multiple pockets are not permitted.
Acceptable Colors for Tops: maroon, white, gray or navy polo shirts (long and short
sleeved) or white cotton dress shirts and blouses. All tops MUST have collars.
Cardigans, pull-over or zip-front sweaters or sweatshirts must be in appropriate
school colors without pictures or lettering other than the school logos and have a
collared uniform shirt underneath.
Acceptable Gym Wear: any combination of solid gray and/or solid maroon; sweat pants,
shirts and shorts; tie or Velcro sneakers MUST be worn on gym days
Acceptable Foot Wear: Shoes must have closed toe and back.
• It is requested that clothing be labeled with your child’s name.
Some sources for standardized dress: Walmart, Boscov’s, Children’s Place, Old Navy.
(There may be more selections online.)
                                         Also, you can order SJCA logo wear at CookiesKids.com if you choose.
Preschool / PreK-4
Standardized dress is not required in Preschool / PreK-4, but it is encouraged. All children must have
closed-toe shoes. Spills and accidents are sometimes unavoidable, and although we will make every
effort to avoid these, please be sure to provide a complete change of clothes appropriate for the season.
Consisting of bottom, top, socks and underwear. All clothing should be clearly labeled with your child’s
name including their outer clothing (jackets, sweaters, etc.). Please be sure your child wears weather
appropriate clothing. Whenever possible, the children will be taken outside to play.
Occasionally, we will have a Uniform Free / Casual Dress Day: A uniform free day allows
students to wear any clothing of their choice with the following guidelines considered: no
spaghetti straps or tank tops, no bare midriffs, no pants with revealing holes, no shirts with
advertisements or inappropriate wording and shorts/skirts must be fingertip length.