SAINT JEROME SCHOOL
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West Long Branch, NJ
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Click the Flynn O'Hara logo above; this will bring you to the Saint Jerome School landing page, where you will be able to:

  • View uniform options & pricing 
  • Order uniforms
  • Find store location & hours
  • View upcoming events at Flynn O'Hara

 


Appearance is a reflection of the pride that a person has in himself or herself.  Below are the Saint Jerome School rules and guidelines regarding uniforms and appearance while at school and on school trips: 

  • Students dress in uniform from the first day of school in September until the last school day in June unless you receive notification of a change.
     
  • Official School Uniform :  All students must have the items of clothing listed under Official School Uniform   (see below). The official school uniform is mandatory every First Friday , during Catholic Schools Week and on special School/Interschool functions throughout the year . The remainder of the other clothing items (listed separately below) are optional and may be worn on all other days.
     
  • Gym Uniforms will be worn for all field trips unless otherwise indicated.
     
  • Make-up or nail polish (other than clear nail polish) for both boys and girls is unacceptable.
     
  • Jewelry (other than a watch or a simple gold chain with a religious medal) is not permitted. Small button-type earrings are allowed for girls only. Boys may not wear earrings.
     
  • The uniform worn by the students is purchased through the Flynn O'Hara Uniform Company .   Uniform items can be purchased either online or at the Flynn O'Hara Holmdel store (click on Flynn O'Hara logo at the top of this page for store address & phone #, store hours, and/or to purchase items online).
  • On the days that the students are permitted to wear clothing other than their school uniform, please ensure that they dress neatly, modestly and not in play clothing.  NOT PERMITTED: jeans, sneakers, any type of spandex, stretch, midriff or skin tight clothing.

BOYS' OFFICIAL SCHOOL UNIFORM (Grades K through 8)

  • Navy poly/cotton twill pants
  • Black or brown belt must be worn with all pants
  • White long sleeve button-down collar dress shirt
  • Navy school tie
  • Navy blue V-neck sweater vest or V-neck cardigan w/ school logo
  • Navy or white socks (NO "No Show" Socks)

GIRLS’ OFFICIAL SCHOOL UNIFORM (Grades K through 5)

  • Navy & white plaid drop waist jumper 
  • White long sleeve Peter Pan collar blouse
  • Navy crew neck cardigan w/ school logo
  • Navy knee hi socks or tights (ribbed and/or opaque)
GIRLS’ OFFICIAL SCHOOL UNIFORM (Grades 6, 7, 8)
  • Navy 100% polyester wrap around kilt  (For modesty and appearance, no skirt should be shorter than 2 inches above the knee)
  • White long sleeve button-down collar blouse
  • Navy V-neck sweater vest and/or V-neck cardigan w/school logo
  • Navy knee-hi socks or tights

UNIFORM OPTIONS FOR DAYS THAT OFFICIAL SCHOOL UNIFORM IS NOT MANDATORY 

AUTUMN AND SPRING MONTHS BOYS AND GIRLS 

  • White short sleeve Peter Pan collar blouse (K-5)
  • White short sleeve button-down collar blouse (6-8)
  • Blue short sleeve polo shirt w/school logo
  • Navy poly/cotton twill walking shorts
WINTER MONTHS BOYS AND GIRLS 
  • Blue long sleeve polo shirt w/school logo
  • Navy flat front slacks (girls)
 

All shoes for boys and girls must be dark (black, brown, or navy); have non-marking soles and heels that do not exceed one inch in height. No Boat Shoes / No Sneaker look-alikes.

 

ACCEPTABLE SHOES FOR BOYS

The only acceptable boys uniform shoe styles are: Bucks (tan acceptable), Loafers, Jungle Mocs, or Oxfords. No Boat Shoes / No Sneaker look-alikes.

 

ACCEPTABLE SHOES FOR GIRLS

The only acceptable girls uniform shoe styles are: Bucks (tan acceptables), Loafers, Mary Janes, or Oxfords. No Boat Shoes / No Sneaker look-alikes.

 

UNACCEPTABLE Shoe for Boys and Girls

For the safety of our students, both on the stairs and playground, the following shoes are UNACCEPTABLE : Boat shoes, sneaker look-alikes, ballet flats, moccasins, Sanuks, Uggs, clogs, sneakers, sandals, backless shoes, flip-flops, work boots, Vans, Etnies, iPaths.

*No prints, sparkles or sequins on shoes are permitted.

 

OFFICIAL GYM UNIFORM (Boys and Girls K through 8)

ONLY Saint Jerome navy tee shirt, navy sweat shirt, navy sweat pants, and navy gym shorts and sweatshirts are permitted .   

  *Hooded Saint Jerome sweatshirts are considered outerwear and may not be worn in the classroom.

 

WINTER MONTHS

Saint Jerome navy tee shirt
Saint Jerome sweatshirt
Saint Jerome sweatpants
Velcro or laced sneakers

 

AUTUMN AND SPRING

Saint Jerome navy tee shirt
​Saint Jerome navy gym shorts
Velcro or laced sneakers  (see Sneakers/Socks below)

 

SNEAKERS/SOCKS  

According to research, sneakers that offer cushioning and support are best for Physical Education.  Flat bottomed sneakers with no arch support are not acceptable.

Only solid white ankle and/or crew socks are to be worn with gym uniform. ( NO “No Show” Socks)

 

JEWELRY

Necklaces (other than a religious medal), bracelets, dangling earrings, nail polish/gels/tips and make-up are not permitted. Simple watches may be worn. Girls may wear small post earrings (one pair only); however, earrings for boys are not permitted. Body piercing or body art is prohibited. (See Cell Phones and other Electronic Devices for Smartwatches, etc.)