Uniforms are to be worn at all times unless otherwise specified. If, for any reason, a child cannot be in uniform, a written excuse from the parent is to be sent to the teacher. Uniforms should be kept neat and clean. Only current academy pins may be worn on the uniform. Small earrings are acceptable for girls only. No necklaces, bracelets, or multiple rings are acceptable. Student should be neat and well groomed. Make-up and nail polish should not be worn in school. On Mass days, students are to be in complete uniform. Dress Down Days, wear appropriate clothes.
Effective after the Ring Day Ceremony, the 8th Grade class is afforded the privilege of wearing their school ring in addition to one other ring.
BOYS & GIRLS: September & October, May & June (Summer Uniform)
Yellow / white (grade dependent) short-sleeved SFACA golf shirt, school skorts / shorts / khaki slacks, school belt, and brown or white socks. Only Gr. 6-8 girls may wear plaid skirt with golf shirt.
GIRLS: November through April (Winter Uniform)
K-5: Yellow long sleeve Polo shirt with khaki slacks only;
6-8 White long sleeve Polo shirt with khaki slacks only
K-5: Brown plaid school jumper, yellow blouse, plaid tie only
6-8: Plaid skirt and vest, white blouse
ALL GIRLS: Solid brown or white knee socks or tights, brown school shoes, brown/tan school sweater for cool weather. No low or no-show socks are permitted.
BOYS: November through April (Winter Uniform)
K-5: Yellow long sleeve Polo shirt with khaki slacks only
6-8: White long sleeve Polo shirt with khaki slacks only
K-5: Khaki uniform trousers, school belt, yellow shirt, plaid tie, brown socks, and brown school shoes
6-8: Khaki uniform trousers, school belt, white shirt, solid brown tie, brown socks, and brown school shoes
ALL BOYS: Brown/tan school sweater for cooler weather. No low or no show socks are permitted. No earrings may be worn; hair worn no longer than collar length in a reasonable style.
SFACA Hooded Sweatshirts should be worn as outerwear only.
Uniform items must be purchased through the Flynn & O’Hara Uniform Company and Da-Bar Too School Shoes.
(2021 Update: Da-Bar Too Uniform School Shoes is happy to announce that school shoes can now be purchased online through our website, www.dabartooshoes.com. Click here for flyer —–>Da-Bar Too SFACA Shoe Flyer 2021)
PHYSICAL EDUCATION (GYM)
All students are expected to actively participate in the SFACA Physical Education Program unless medically excused in writing.
UNIFORM: K-8 tee shirt (gray) and shorts (navy blue – just above knee length) or SFACA sweat suit (includes optional zippered sweatshirt). For safety reasons, only sneakers that tie or fasten with Velcro, and white ankle socks will be permitted in physical education class. N.B.: “Slip-on”, platform, ballet, zipper and skate-board sneakers are prohibited. No low or no-show socks.
PEP (Pride, Enthusiasm, Principles) SHIRT DAYS:
PEP t-shirt, jeans, and sneakers may be worn on announced days or by using an earned PEP Card. PEP Cards are earned with Spirit Day donations, Walkathon Pledges, Candy Sales and other Fundraising Events throughout the year. SFACA orders Pep T-Shirts in the Fall of each year, and in the Spring if the need arises. Order forms will be sent through the school.