2018-2019 School Uniform Policy

GIRLS

Pre-K - P.E. Uniforms or plaid pull on shorts with red knit shirt embroidered with St. Ambrose or navy plaid dress.

K – 1 – Plaid pleated skort with red or navy knit shirt embroidered with St. Ambrose or navy    plaid dress.

2 –4 - Plaid pleated skort or khaki flat-front monogrammed slacks with red or navy knit shirt embroidered with St. Ambrose.

5 – 8 - Khaki flat-front monogrammed slacks with red or blue knit shirt embroidered with St. Ambrose and brown belt.

   No make-up, lip gloss, bright-colored nail polish (only light-colored or clear), artificial nails, mascara, eyeshadow, lipstick, colored or heavy gaudy jewelry or current fads are permitted.  No body ornamentation (piercing/tattoos) is allowed. Only 1 set of tiny pierced earrings located on the lower ear lobe is permitted for girls. No dangling or hoop earrings. Beads and any other gaudy hair ornaments are not permitted.  Natural hair colors only – no streaking, braiding, or hair extensions. Necklace – one small gold or silver chain with appropriate charm (religious preferred), one ring, one bracelet and one wristwatch.  No ankle bracelets will be permitted. No writing on hands arms or tattoos.


BOYS

Pre-K –P.E. Uniforms or  Khaki pull on shorts with navy knit shirt screen-printed with St. Ambrose or  

K – 1 - Khaki pull on shorts with navy or red knit shirt screen-printed with St. Ambrose.  

2 – 4 - Khaki pleated monogrammed shorts with navy or red knit shirt embroidered with St. Ambrose. Brown belt must be worn.

5– 8 - Khaki flat-front or pleated monogrammed pants with navy blue or red knit shirt embroidered with St. Ambrose. Red or blue short sleeve knit shirt for grade 8 on designated days. Pants must be worn at the waist with a brown belt.  Pants cannot be baggy or worn low around the hips and cannot sag around the ankles.  Students may not cut slits in the side seams or remove the hem of their uniform pants.  Belt must be visible at all times. All shirts must be tucked in at all times.

HAIR STYLE – Hair may not extend beyond the shirt collar, nor may it cover the eyes or ears.  Spiked hair, designs, or extreme styles of any kind are not permitted. No lines, initials, buzzed/shaved styles, unusual designs, tails, or current fads are permitted. Shaved hairstyles are to be no lower than#3; NO cuts of #2 or #1 will be permitted.  Hair is to be one length all around—no fades, no poufy hair, no shaved sides and poofy hair. Natural hair only- No staining, streaking or bleaching of any kind is allowed. Facial hair or body ornamentation of any kind is forbidden. Earrings are not permitted.  Only one small religious or plain gold/silver neck chain, bracelet, one ring, and one wristwatch are allowed. No writing on hands arms or tattoos. Failure to adhere to the haircut policy may result in student being sent home to get the required haircut.


SHOES

PK3 & PK4 – Sneakers with Velcro.

Grades K-2 - Sketcher type black tied shoe.  This applies to both boys and girls.

Grades 3-8- Sketcher type black tied shoe.  This applies to both boys and girls. No boat shoes. Socks must be worn at all times.


JACKETS/SWEATSHIRTS

No jackets other than regulation St. Ambrose school jackets may be worn at any time.   Only plain, navy blue sweatshirts may be worn during the winter months. NO DESIGNS ON THE SWEATSHIRTS.

All outerwear must conform to dress code regulations. NOTHING ELSE will be permitted.  Hats may not be worn in the school building.


PE UNIFORM FOR BOYS AND GIRLS:

PE T-shirt: Navy with screen print

PE shorts: Navy double mesh

Sneakers with no designs or lights are permitted.

Girls with long hair must tie it back.

All grades will wear their PE uniforms to school on PE days.