School Uniform Information
SMG has sourced two companies to assist with uniform purchase:
Lands' End - click here for our 2015-2016 school year flyer
you can find our school approved items by searching for St. Mary of Gostyn School. Our Preferred School Number is 900162728
»In-Store: see the flyer for stores with associates that can assist you with sizing and items required
School and gym uniforms are available on the Lands' End site
SchoolBelles - click here for the 2014-15 school year flyer
our school code is S2110
»In-store: there is a SchoolBelles store in Bridgeview that you can visit to view the items and be measured for sizing.
Uniform Policy for the 2015-2016 School Year:
school uniform is designed to ensure that neatness, modesty, and the St. Mary
of Gostyn School identity are evident at all times. The intent of the uniform is to keep
students’ appearance simple, modest, and free from the distraction and
competitiveness of brand name comparisons.
Another advantage of uniforms is they eliminate the hassle and costs of
Parent-Student Handbook states: "all students are expected to wear dress shoes. Dress/school shoes must be made of a
solid, one color sturdy suede (either blue, black, or brown) leather or
leather-like with a non-marking soft sole.
The sole may be crepe or leather.
Acceptable shoes would be loafers or tie shoes. Gym or soccer style shoes are not acceptable. Heavy suede boot-type shoes are to be worn
only during seasonal cold or increment weather.
Fabric, patterned, or metallic shoes are not allowed.”
Other helpful reminders to take note of with
the shoe policy are:
must be a DRESS shoe.
of the popular Sperry-type shoes will not be acceptable because they are not a
SOLID color. The only acceptable shoe
will be one that consists of only ONE color.
The shoes that contain a contrasting color on the side or tongue of the
shoe are not permissible. The only
Sperry-type shoe that is acceptable is the style that is ONE solid color made
of ONE type of leather or leather-like material.
popular moccasin shoe (that resembles a house slipper) will not be acceptable.
manufactured by an athletic company (i.e. Nike, Reeboks, Puma, etc.) are not
popular Skecher-type shoes are only acceptable if they consist of ONE SOLID
COLOR and are a DRESS shoe. The soccer
style shoe with a lighter or contrasting stripe will not be permissible.
with ANY pattern are not acceptable (i.e. Coach shoes).
that have embellishments (i.e. sparkles, glitter, and beading) are not
a general rule when shopping for shoes, if you question if the shoe will be
acceptable, it is probably not acceptable.
It will be in your best interest to choose a different shoe.
- Socks—all girls wear navy or white knee socks, or
- Boys wear navy socks that cover ankle
- All clothes must be clean and fit properly with waistbands
at waist; no baggy blouses and shirts.
- Blouses and shirts must be tucked inside skirts
- Turtlenecks are not allowed.
- Parents of Middle School girls will have to buy a
new skort if the length of the current one is more than 2 inches above the middle
of the kneecap.
- Boys’ hair is to be clean, neat, tapered, and not
hanging below middle ear or below the middle of the forehead. No fad haircuts are allowed. It is expected
that everyone’s hair would be his/her natural color. Any headband embellishments must be less than
- Shoes with more than 1½ heels are unacceptable,
as are sandals, clogs, or backless shoes.
- Wheelies are not allowed.
- Boys may not wear earrings and girls may not wear
- Multiple wristbands are not allowed.
- Only uniform slacks may be worn in school during
cold weather; no sweatpants nor flannel-type pants maybe worn.
As each teacher’s priority is to educate your child, please make sure
that he/she is dressed appropriately before leaving home so the teachers can
focus on his/her lessons and not policing the uniform.