Sacred Heart Catholic School Dress Code

As the Honor Code states, Sacred Heart Catholic School expects students to dress sensibly and appropriately, as the occasion demands.  To help parents, students, and teachers in understanding what is sensible and appropriate for the school environment, a dress code is printed below.

Students in grades K-12 are required to wear uniforms. Personal cleanliness and neatness is required.



Not Allowed

Pants / Shorts / Skirts
  • Navy blue or khaki colored pants (pants of corduroy material are allowed). Leather belts are required on all pants, shorts, or Capri’s that have belt loops for high school students only.
  • Shorts for both males and females that are navy blue or khaki colored and they may not be shorter than 2 inches above the knee
  • Females may wear Capri pants, skorts, and jumpers that are not shorter than 2 inches above the knee
  • Safari, carpenter, overalls, or cargo pants or shorts; pants with side pockets or oversized pockets; pockets, zippers, loops, or other adornments on the legs of the pants.
  • Pants, slacks, shorts, skorts, Capri pants, and jumpers must have sewn hems and be free of holes.
  • Red, white, navy blue or gray polo-style, or Oxford shirts. All shirts, sweatshirts, and sweaters must have the approved school logo or have no logo at all to be acceptable.
  • All shirts must be long enough to be tucked in at all times. Sweaters and sweatshirts may be worn without being tucked in.
    EXCEPTIONS: Shirts,sweaters, or sweatshirts may have a logo, and will not have to be tucked in on “Free Friday” and “Fee Monday” for all students, and each Friday for seniors.
  • Red, white, navy blue, or gray sweatshirts and sweaters may be worn over shirts with collars and the collars must be visible at all times. Hooded sweatshirts with the approved school logo or plain in one of the acceptable school colors do not require a collar to be visible. The hoods may not be worn on the head while inside the building.
  • School tee shirts in red, white, navy blue, or gray may be worn as an “outer shirt” over collar shirts that meets the uniform code and both the “outer shirt” and collared shirt must be tucked in at all times.
  • Undershirts must be red, white, navy blue, or gray if any portion is visible.
Jackets, Sweaters and/or coats
  • Jackets, sweaters, coats, or vests in the building must be red, white, navy blue, or khaki and they may not have visible, non-school logos. Denim jackets are not appropriate in the school or classroom. Sacred Heart letter jackets fall into the allowed category. These items have no adornments such as fringe, fur, patches, etc. Outer garments worn for warmth in this category may also be worn in the classroom.
  • Any jacket, coat, sweater or vest that does not meet the allowed criteria may not be worn inside the building.
Head covering
  • Girls may wear red, white, navy blue, khaki, or gray head covers.
  • Students may not wear hats, caps, earmuffs, or sock hats in the buildings.
  • Boys: Hair will be cut over the ears, above the eyebrow and worn no longer than shirt collar length. No facial hair is allowed. Sideburns may be no longer than the bottom of the ear.
  • Color and style of hair should be appropriate for the school environment.
Earrings, Tattoos
  • Girls: Earrings may be worn in the ears only.
  • Boys: Earrings may not be worn
  • No visible tattoos are allowed.
  • No visible piercing will be allowed.
Inappropriate Attire
  • Sunglasses are prohibited in the school buildings
  • Caps and hats are prohibited in the school buildings.