The dress code at Catholic Academy is in effect for the purpose of neatness and economy. Parents are expected to make sure their children are properly attired for school. The following is the uniform policy for all students in Grades 1-8. Pre-K and Kindergarten children are not required to wear uniforms. Uniforms are worn to school and home from school. Students are not allowed to change clothes in the school building. An exception is made for those who remain for school-sponsored activities, and also for gym class. On dress down days, clothing must be appropriates and modest. Students who are not in compliance with the dress code will be sent home to change and/or will be asked to remove jewlery and make-up.
NOTE: Only Catholic Academy sweatshirts may be worn as part of the school uniform. Sweaters worn are not to be oversized, Turtlenecks and knit shirts are not allowed.
GYM CLOTHES (Grades Pre-K - 8) consist of sneakers and shorts and t-shirts. Halters, tube tops and tank tops are not permitted. Children bring their gym clothes to school and change before gym class.
HAIR STYLE should be neat, well-groomed and not interfere with vision. BLEACHED, COLORED, STREAKED, SCALP SCULPTURES AND SPIKE HAIR ARE NOT PERMITTED. Bizarre syles (ie. Mohawks, long shaggy styles) are not permitted. Boys hair should not reach shirt collar. Boys are to be clean shaven where applicable.
Uniforms are provided by the Flynn & O'Hara Uniform Company located in the Georgetown Plaza (5225 Sheridan Dr. & Evans, Williamsville, NY Phone: 632-6581 or www.flynnohara.com