St Anne School

1-30 Summit Avenue, Fair Lawn, NJ 07410-2016



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REMEMBER: The purpose of a dress code and school uniforms is to help promote a healthy academic environment that promotes unity, a sense of self-respect, as well as respect for others, and advances towards the goals of a strong, Catholic educational facility. 


Beginning in the 2019/2020 academic year, please remember 10/10 and 5/5.  10/10, as in October 10th, and 5/5, as in May 5th, will be the new dates as to when students stop wearing the summer uniforms in the fall and when they are allowed to wear them again.


checkmark THE DO'S & DON'TS OF THE SCHOOL DRESS CODE Noexclamation

All school uniforms shall be neat, clean, and reflect an appearance of modesty.

 Noexclamation Students are prohibited from wearing shorts between October 10th and May 5th.  
(The date of when shorts can be worn is subject to change at the discretion of the principal.)

Gym uniforms must have the school logo on them and cannot be replaced with other apparel that resemble the uniform in color.


Boys are prohibited from wearing polo shirts between October 10th and May 5th.
(The date is subject to change at the discretion of the principal.)


Girls and boys in kindergarten through 8th grade must wear sturdy navy or black shoes. Pre-K may wear sneakers, navy sturdy shoes, or black sturdy shoes.  (No sneakers, skateboard tennis shoes, clogs, golf shoes, jelly shoes, backless thongs, flip flops, boots, Asian style slip-ons, or ballet slippers.) Due to insurance regulations, no shoes may have a heel higher than 1⁄2 inch.


Uniform skirts and gym shorts must be a length that meets the middle of the knee (no rolling up is permitted). The gym shorts must contain the school logo on them to be permitted.


Girls may use small, simple, inexpensive earrings – post style – not hoop or drop style - only one (1) in each ear. It is not permissible for either boys or girls to wear body-piercing jewelry in school. Only one necklace or bracelet may be worn. Only one ring on each hand may be worn. Inappropriate-style jewelry and hard barrettes or beads are not to be worn.  Earrings are not to be worn by boys.


On colder days, only school based sweaters and sweatshirts can be worn. 


Dungarees or blue jeans are not permissible in school except for events specified by the school. 


No large hair ribbons, bandannas or hats are to be worn during school time. 

 Noexclamation Haircuts are to be non-faddish in style – “no hair designs shaved into a hairdo is permissible.” Hair coloring other than the child’s natural color is not allowed. . Mohawks of any sort are not permitted. Hair, which is braided, may not be jeweled or beaded. Hair bands are to be small in size; scarves, animal-shaped headbands and triangles are not permissible.

For boys, the length of each hair strand must not exceed 4 inches and/or extend past the eyebrows. Longer hair, slicked back, is also not permissible.


Make-up, eye-liner, fake eyelashes, nail polish and artificial/press-on nails are not allowed to be worn at any time. We also require that nails be trimmed for the safety of all students. The nail length cannot exceed passed the fingertip.


The school designated gym shorts may be worn on gym days. The shorts must be the school approved shorts and contain the school logo on them. From October the gym sweatpants will be allowed to be worn throughout the building during the course of the school day. The shorts may be worn for gym class ONLY during this time, but they must be covered or replaced by the gym sweatpants for the rest of the day. (The date is subject to change at the discretion of the principal.) 

 Noexclamation On Dress-Up days, apparel shall not be sheer, brief, low cut, or revealing above or below the waist as to be embarrassing or indecent. Shorts, ripped jeans, and shirts containing inappropriate logos and/or designs will not be permitted. Inappropriate-style clothing or jewelry will not be allowed in the building.
checkmark On School Spirit days, only the approved Royals apparel is permitted to be worn. Gym uniforms, team jerseys, or alternate shirts containing the school’s name or logo are not permitted on those days.  
Students not in compliance with the dress code will receive a uniform referral sheet and may be subject to a detention or being sent home (unexcused) and permitted to return upon approval of the designated school administrator.


Flynn OHara ClipartThe school uses Flynn O'Hara Uniforms. 
To access Flynn O'Hara's website, CLICK HERE

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or call 1-800-441-4122.




Uniform Exchange

The school also has a Uniform Exchange located outside the school cafeteria.  All are welcomed to donate and take.  All we ask is that you keep the area neat and tidy.