St. Matthew Catholic School Dress Code
All students (Grades 1-8) must wear the required uniform.
-White shirt (short or long sleeve). No colored shirts under the -white shirt, no printing on the shirt worn underneath.
-Dark blue dress pants with belt
-Crew socks, black or blue, no short cut socks-Sturdy black shoes, laces tied
– no sneakers-School navy blue tie-Navy blue school sweater, sweat shirts are not part of the uniform
-Dark blue dress shorts & summer shirt (spring/fall uniform) must have Flynn & O’Hara tag, no substitute (worn from Sept. to Oct. 15 & May, June)
No substitutes with the spring or fall uniform.
Boys wear sneakers with full white socks, no short cut socks
-Hair may not be below the collar. No extreme hairstyles, colored or bleached, no long bangs. Hair must be neat and trimmed.
-No earrings.-Name pin worn at all times.
-White blouse (short or long sleeve). No colored shirts under the white blouse, no printing on the shirt worn underneath.
-School jumper of navy blue and white plaid, skirt not rolled, appropriate length.
-6th to 8th grade girls, navy & white plaid wrap around kilt; navy crew neck cardigan sweater
-No pajama pants worn with uniform. In cold weather, may wear navy blue sweat pants to school.
-Navy blue knee socks (worn up). Navy blue tights may be worn in cold weather.
-Navy blue sweater (in cold weather). No sweatshirts may be worn.
-All blue sturdy tie shoes (no sandals, clogs or flip-flops). All laces must be tied.-Summer shirt Sept. to Oct. 15th & May/June.
-Dark blue dress shorts (spring uniform with Flynn & O’Hara tag – no substitutes).-Sneakers with full white socks, no short cut socks.
-No makeup. This includes nail polish, fake fingernails, nail tips, lipstick, eyeliner, eye shadow, jewelry (other than a religious medal, a watch, and one post earring per earlobe).
-Hair must be worn neatly. No long bangs. No bleached or colored hair. Hair ornaments may be white or navy only.
-Name pin worn at all times
Physical Education Dress Code
-Non-marking athletic sneakers that must be securely tied at all times.
-Short white or black socks, no short cut socks.
-Plain red gym shorts, appropriate length, not rolled up or worn below the waist.
-St. Matthew gold gym shirt, tucked into the waistband, no white shirts showing.
-St. Matthew navy blue sweatshirt (sweat suit has two pieces – shirt and pants) Sweatshirt and sweatpants are the gym winter uniform, worn with the gold shirt and gym shorts.
-No jewelry. Jewelry is a safety hazard and is not permitted at any time.
-No fashions or fads.
Dress Down Day Dress Code
-Clothing that is appropriate for school is to be worn.
-Shirts and pants should not have any printed sayings that would be offensive to the student or to others.
-No baggy pants or shirts.
-Clothing should fit and student’s stomach must be covered (appropriate length)
-No tank tops or shirts with thin straps.
-No clothes worn inside out.
-No rolled pants, or pajama pants.
-No flip-flops (such as Adidas, Nike, etc.).
-Sneakers should be tied.