School Uniforms

 

St.  Jude School requires students in Grades K - 8 to wear the approved school uniform. There are different requirements for different grade levels. 

 

Uniform Code for Boys

Pants: K-5 Navy uniform pants. 6-8 Navy or khaki uniform pants. All pants must have the SJS logo above the right rear pocket. 8th Grade Only—Khaki or blue pants may have either the SJS or NDHS logo over the right rear pocket. K-8 only solid black, brown or navy belts are permitted.

Shorts: K-5 Navy shorts with the SJS logo above the right rear pocket. 6-8 Either navy or khaki shorts with the SJS logo above the right rear pocket.

No shorts may be shorter than 2 inches above the knee. Grades 6-8 may not wear shorts on Friday. Shorts may be worn April-October, weather permitting, or at the discretion of the Principal. K-8 Only solid black, brown or navy belts are permitted.

Shirts: K-5 Red or white knit shirt with the SJS logo, either short or long-sleeved, may be worn. Solid white button down shirts are also allowed.

6-8 Red or white knit shirt with SJS logo, either short or long-sleeved, may be worn on Monday-Thursday. On Fridays, boys in 6-8 must wear white button down shirt with school uniform striped tie.

Grades K-8 Only the collar button may be unbuttoned, and only white  undershirts may be worn under the uniform shirts.

Shoes: K-5 Only plain solid white or black tennis shoes are allowed. Laces must match shoe color. Absolutely no contrasting color is permitted on shoe. NO light-up, glitter, sequins, or any other embellishments allowed.

6-8 Must wear either brown or black leather penny loafers or Merrell

Jungle Mocs in taupe or nubuck color. NO tennis shoes for boys in grades 6-8 are allowed outside PE class.

Hair: K-8 Hair should be clean and well-groomed. It should not be in the child’s eyes and must be above the collar. Hair may not be a distraction and must be a natural color.

Jewelry: K-8 Jewelry may be worn as long as it is not a distraction.

Appropriateness is solely at the discretion of the teacher and and/or administrator. No pierced jewelry may be worn.

Other: K-8 No non-St. Jude outerwear is permitted in any of the classrooms or campus buildings. No sweatshirts, including SJS sweatshirts, are allowed at church. Only the SJS logo fleece or the SJS logo sweater may be worn in church.

PE Uniform 5-8 Boys must wear the St. Jude PE uniform available at Educational Outfitters or Lands End. Shorts must be no more than 2 inches above the knee. Tennis shoes are a required part of the PE uniform. 6-8 Boys must put on and remove tennis shoes in the gym.

Uniform Code for Girls

Red Jersey Dress: K-3 may wear the logoed cotton dresses available at Educational Outfitters and Lands End on Monday-Thursday only. Jumpers must be worn on Fridays.

Jumpers: K-3 may wear plaid SJS jumpers or red cotton dress as outlined above. Jumpers must be purchased from Educational Outfitters. 4th Grade may wear plaid SJS jumpers or skirts as outlined below.

Skirts: 4-8 may wear the plaid SJS uniform skirts. Skirts must be  purchased at Educational Outfitters. Skirts must be worn on Friday. Skirts must reach the top of the kneecap when skirt sits at natural waist. Skirts may not be worn on hips. Skirts should fit properly.

Pants: K-5 Girls are allowed to wear blue uniform pants with the SJS logo over the right rear pocket. 6-8 Girls may wear either blue or khaki uniform pants with the SJS logo over the right rear pocket. Pants may not be worn on Friday. 8th Grade girls only may have either SJS or NDHS logo over the right rear pocket of Khaki or blue uniform pants.

Shorts: K-5 Girls are allowed to wear blue uniform shorts with SJS logo over right rear pocket. 6-8 may wear either blue or khaki uniform shorts with SJS logo over right rear pocket. No shorts may be more than two inches above the knee.  Shorts may be worn April-October, weather permitting, or at the discretion of the Principal.

Belts: Only solid color black, brown or navy belts are allowed. In addition, the St. Jude plaid belt is permitted. Absolutely no embellishments including but not limited to glitter, animal prints or sequins are allowed.

Blouses: K-4 White blouses with plain Peter Pan collar, plain white turtlenecks or white or red SJS knit shirts may be worn with jumpers.

4th Grade Girls may wear the white Peter Pan blouse, the SJS uniform blouse (white with 3/4 sleeve), or white or red SJS knit shirt with skirts.

5-8 Girls may wear white button-down uniform shirt, uniform blouse, or white or red SJS logo knit shirt on Monday –Thursday. 6-8 Only white button downs or white uniform blouse are acceptable for Fridays. In all grades, only the collar button may be unbuttoned, and only white or beige undergarments may be worn under uniform blouses and shirts.

Socks: K-5 Only solid white knee socks or white fold-over bobby socks are permitted with jumpers or skirts. In cold weather, solid white or black leggings are permitted as long as they are covered by the socks.

6-8 Only solid white knee socks are permitted with skirts. Only solid white or black mid-calf socks are permitted under pants.

Shoes: K-5 Girls may wear black or solid white tennis shoes. In addition, black or blue Mary Janes with non-marking soles are permitted.

6-8 Brown or black penny loafers are allowed. Solid color (no print or plaid insets) classic sperrys are also allowed

Hair: K-8 Hair should be clean and well-groomed. Hair may not be a distraction and must be a natural color.

Jewelry: Jewelry is permitted as long as in the opinion of the teacher it is appropriate for school and is not a distraction. No earring over one inch long are allowed. No feather earrings are permitted.

Other: K-8 No non-St. Jude outerwear is permitted in any of the classrooms or campus buildings. No sweatshirts, including SJS sweatshirts, are allowed at church. Only the SJS logo fleece of SJS logo sweater may be worn in church.

 

Currently, there are two approved uniform vendors:

 

Educational Outfitters, 2273 Gunbarrel Road

Chattanooga, TN 37421, 423- 894-1222

 

Landsend.com