STM UNIFORM POLICY

Effective August 31, 2020

 

St.Thomas More School uniforms must be purchased through FlynnO’Hara Uniforms, locally located at Valley Plaza Shopping Center, 1876 Catasauqua Road, Allentown, PA  18103; 610-231-3788; www.flynnohara.com; or the main store in Philadelphia, 215-637-4600 or 800-441-4122. STM jacket ordering information is available on the STM School Website.

 

  • Jumper, skirt, and skort must touch the knee.

  • Blouses and oxford shirts must be tucked in.

  • Only STM jackets may be worn in the classroom during the school day.  No team, store logo, or hooded sweatshirts are permitted.

  • Winter Uniform is worn from November 2 through March 26.

  • Summer Uniform is worn from March 29 through June 11.

 

Kindergarten

A school uniform is NOT worn in kindergarten. Appropriate clothing should be worn. 
We suggest sneakers be worn every day but 
MUST be worn on gym day. 

 

Winter Uniform
November 2 through March 26 

NO SHORTS ON MASS DAYS – Girls and Boys may wear polo shirt on Mass Days

 

NOTE: If a student is wearing the old uniform, please follow the policy guidelines as outlined below.

 

GIRLS — Grades 1-4      

  • Jumper or skort must touch the knee.                            

  • Jumper with Peter Pan collar blouse (short or long sleeve). 

  • Skort, or khaki uniform pants with white oxford (short or long sleeve) or STM polo shirt (short or long sleeve).

  • STM black cardigan or STM jacket are the only acceptable outer-garments that may be worn during school hours in the school building.  

  • Solid black tights or shorts underneath jumper.                      

  • Black knee-hi socks (with jumper or skort) or black over-the-ankle socks (with pants).

  • PLEASE NOTE: If wearing old uniform, blue plaid jumper with Peter Pan collar blouse (short or long sleeve)
    OR navy uniform pants with Peter Pan collar blouse or yellow polo may be worn.

 

GIRLS — Grades 5-8  

  • Skirt or skort must touch the knee.                              

  • Skirt, skort, or khaki uniform pants.

  • White oxford (short or long sleeve) or STM polo shirt (short or long sleeve).     

  • STM black V-Neck sweater or STM jacket are the only acceptable outer-garments that may be worn during school hours in the school building.  

  • Black knee-hi socks (with skirt or skort) or black over-the-ankle socks (with pants).

  • Solid brown or black leather belt (mandatory with white oxford and khaki pants).

  • PLEASE NOTE: If wearing the old uniform, blue plaid skirt with yellow oxford shirt or yellow polo may be worn
    OR navy uniform pants with yellow oxford shirt or yellow polo may be worn.

 

BOYS — Grades 1-4

  • Khaki pants.

  • STM polo shirt (short or long sleeve).

  • STM V-neck sweater or STM jacket are the only acceptable outer-garments that may be worn during school hours in the school building.  

  • Black over-the-ankle socks.

  • PLEASE NOTE: If wearing the old uniform, yellow oxford shirt or yellow polo shirt may be worn with navy pants.

 

BOYS — Grades 5-8

  • STM polo shirt (short or long sleeve) 

  • Khaki pants

  • PLEASE NOTE: If wearing the old uniform, yellow polo shirt or yellow oxford shirt (short or long sleeve)
    with navy pants (Grades 5-6); khaki pants (Grades 7-8) is to be worn.

 

Summer Uniform Option
August 31 through October 30 and March 29 through June 11

 

Girls and Boys

  • Khaki shorts with STM polo shirt.

  • Black over-the-ankle socks.

  • PLEASE NOTE: If wearing the old uniform, navy shorts with yellow polo may be worn.

 

Shoes for both boys and girls:

Solid brown or black leather dress shoes that do not go above the ankle must be worn. Shoes sold at Flynn & O’Hara are permitted.  Moccasins, slippers, any fur-lined shoes, shiny/glittery/patterned shoelaces are NOT permitted. 

 

Hairstyles, Make-up, Jewelry

  • Colored, bleached, and dyed hair is not permitted for both boys and girls; highlights are permitted if coloring consists of natural hair colors. Unnatural hair colors (pink, blue, green, purple, etc.) are not permitted. 

  • Extreme hairstyles, as determined by administration, are not permitted.  

  • Braiding (girls) is permitted but without beads. Boys may not have braided hair.

  • Boys may not have beards, facial hair, sideburns, or hair that extends below the collar. Ears should be visible in their entirety.  
    Bangs may not cover the eyebrows. Spiking of hair is not permitted. 

  • Only STM plaid scrunchies, plaid headbands, and plaid elastic headbands (available through FlynnO’Hara Uniforms) are permitted.

  • Make-up, including nail polish, is not permitted. 

  • Only jewelry permitted is a religious medal on chain.  

  • Only girls may wear earrings – stud style, one per ear.

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