Uniform Regulations

UNIFORM REGULATIONS


School uniforms are required for all students in kindergarten through the eighth grade. Personal
appearance is the responsibility of the student and his/her parent(s). Cleanliness, neatness,
modesty, and adherence to the uniform regulations are required. Uniform items must be
purchased through Land’s End. The dress code will be enforced. Noncompliance will result in a
communication to parents to correct the infraction.
The principal has sole discretion in making final determinations regarding the interpretation of
all uniform regulations. Repeated violations of these regulations will subject the student to
disciplinary action. If a dress code violation occurs, parents may be called to bring in whatever
item is needed.

Mary, Queen of Heaven has chosen Land’s End as the school vendor for uniforms. Uniform items can be ordered via website at www.landsend.com

BOYS’ GUIDELINES

Kindergarten through 8th grade.
All clothing must be clean, neat, and in good repair.
Shirt – Boys must wear oxford cloth shirts, either long or short sleeve on Fridays. The oxford
shirts must be solid white, but do not have to have the monogrammed logo. Monday through
Thursday a knit shirt of white or navy may be worn instead of the oxford. This shirt is available
only through Land’s End and has the school logo on it. T-shirts worn under the shirts must be
plain white – without printing. Long sleeved t-shirts cannot be worn under short sleeved shirts.
Pants/Shorts – Regulation khaki twill dress pants, must be purchased through Land’s End and
Belt loops may not be removed. Belts are required for fourth through eighth grades. Shorts may
be worn from April 1st through October 31st.

ShoesGym shoes or solid black or brown dress shoes are to be worn to school. Traditional
below the ankle or high-top gym shoes may be worn. Shoes must be a reasonable color. Color
rim accents are permissible. No lighted shoes or shoes with wheels may be worn. The
administration will determine if a shoe is inappropriate, unreasonable, or unsafe for school wear.
Socks
All students must wear solid white, grey, black, or navy athletic socks visible above the
shoe with small logos allowed.
Sweatshirts
A navy crew neck pull over sweatshirt with the school logo may be worn in class.
Must be purchased through Land’s End.
Fleece
A pull over fleece jacket with the school logo may be worn in class. Must be purchased
through Land’s End
Belts – Grades 4-8
A solid color – black, navy, or brown – belt with a simple buckle must be
worn.
Ties
Are required for all students and must be purchased through Land’s End or at the school
office. Boys may choose four in hand or bow tie.
Dress Uniform
The dress uniform must be worn for Friday Mass, certain field trips, and special
occasions. The dress uniform consists of the school uniform bottom, the button down oxford
cloth shirt and a neck tie.


GIRLS’ GUIDELINES

Kindergarten through 8th grade.
All clothing must be clean, neat, and in good repair.
Girls in kindergarten through fifth grade must wear a khaki jumper with the MQH logo on it OR
pants/shorts may be worn. These must be purchased through Land’s End.
Girls in grades sixth through eighth grade may wear the top of the knee, tab front khaki skirt or
pants/shorts. These must be purchased through Land’s End.
Pants/Shorts – Khaki plain front blend chino pants/shorts, must be purchased through Land’s
End. Belt loops may not be removed. Belts are required for grades four through eight. Shorts
may be worn from April 1st through October 31st.

Skirt – For grades 6,7,8 only. The length should never be shorter than one inch above the
middle of the crease in the back of the knee. Shorts, such as biker, must be worn under the skirt.
Shorts worn under the skirt may not be visible. Skirts may not be rolled.
Shirt – Girls in grades K-5 must wear the white button down Peter Pan Collar shirt each day.
This may be long or short sleeve and does not have the school logo. Girls in grades 6,7,8 must
wear solid white oxford cloth shirt, either long or short sleeve on Fridays. This shirt does not
have the school logo. Monday through Thursday a white or navy knit polo shirt may be worn
instead of the oxford. This shirt is available only through Land’s End and has the school logo on
it. Undergarments must be white with no lettering.
Belts – Grades 4-8 to be worn with shorts or pants; solid color – black, navy, or brown – belt
with a simple buckle must be worn.
Socks – Girls must wear solid white, grey, black, or navy athletic socks – small logos allowed, or
white, black, or navy knee socks. Socks must visible above the shoe. Tights or leggings of
white, black, or navy may be worn under the jumper or skirt.
Shoes – Gym shoes or solid black or brown dress shoes are to be worn to school. Traditional
below the ankle or high-top gym shoes may be worn. Shoes must be a reasonable color. Color
rim accents are permissible. No lighted shoes or shoes with wheels may be worn. The
administration will determine if a shoe is inappropriate, unreasonable, or unsafe for school wear.
Sweatshirts— A navy crew neck pull over sweatshirt with the school logo may be worn in class.
This sweatshirt will be the PE sweatshirt as well. Must be purchased through Land’s End.
Fleece – A pull over fleece quarter zip jacket with the school logo may be worn in class. Must
be purchased through Land’s End.
Ties – Are required for all girls grades four to eight and must be purchased at Land’s End. Girls may choose
striped crisscross, striped To Be Tied Tie or striped bow tie.
Dress Uniform – The dress uniform must be worn for Friday Mass, certain field trips, and special
occasions. The dress uniform consists of the regular uniform with a necktie.

PE UNIFORM REGULATIONS
Students may wear any MQH spirit wear t-shirt on PE days. Shorts, sweatpants and sweatshirts
with school logo must be purchased through Land’s End.
T-shirts and shorts may be worn April 1st through October 31st.
Sweatpants and t-shirts, with optional sweatshirts must be worn November 1st through March
31st. Girls are not permitted to wear leggings under the shorts during the winter months.
MISCELLANEOUS DRESS CODE ITEMS
Jewelry: one pair of earrings, small and inconspicuous, may be worn. No dangling
earrings (the bottom of earring must touch or almost touch the earlobe). Boys may not
wear earrings. One ring may be worn. One watch may be worn. One religious necklace
may be worn. Bracelets may not be worn. One Fitbit type device is permitted. Principal
and teachers reserve the right to ask that jewelry be removed if deemed distracting or
unsafe.
Make-up, perfume, and cologne may not be worn on any school days including picture
days and out of uniform days. Clear fingernail polish may be worn.
Outerwear: Hats, jackets, and coats may not be worn in class.
Dark glasses: may not be worn unless medically prescribed.
Hair: must be clean and well groomed. Both boys’ and girls’ hair should be out of the
eyes and no longer than the eyebrow. Boys hair should be off the collar in the back and
approximately mid-ear on the sides. Style must be considered school appropriate.
Extreme styles are not permitted. Definition of extreme style is up to the discretion of the
principal. Noticeable hair coloring is not permitted. If a hair infraction occurs, a student
will have one week to reverse the condition before disciplinary action occurs. Facial hair
is not permitted.
Scout meeting days: the official scout uniform may be worn.
Skirt and short length is important. If repeated violations, the student may be required to
wear long pants.
OUT OF UNIFORM DAYS
Clothes must be appropriate for school—clean with no inappropriate sayings or pictures.
Jewelry, hair, make-up, nail polish, etc. from above apply to out of uniform days.
Inappropriate dress, including shorts that are too short or tight fitting, will result in
students either calling home for other clothes or wearing used uniform items available in
the office. Spaghetti straps are not permitted.
Compliance: In questionable circumstances, the principal reserves the right to judge
compliance. It is best to ask the principal before a doubtful item is worn.