Dress Code for 2016-2017

Kindergarten/ABCs/Juniors/Intermediates (Grades K-8)

Boys
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday

  • Collared shirt – long or short sleeved
    • may be any colour and combination
    • shirts may have stripes but not graphics or writing
  • Dress pants, cotton casuals and denim jeans are acceptable
    • belt optional unless necessary
  • Shoes – Casual dress or runners

Wednesday – Dress up day

  • Dress shirts – any colour, stripes or plaid is fine
  • Dress pants – any colour
  • Dress shoes – black or brown leather
  • Dress belt – optional unless necessary
  • Dress tie

*All pants pulled up to the waist.

 

Girls
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

  • Collared shirt – long or short sleeved
    • may be any colour and combination
    • shirts may have stripes but not graphics or writing
  • Dress pants, cotton casuals, Capris and denim jeans are acceptable. No leggings or jeggings.
  • Shoes – Runners or flats of any colour are acceptable

Wednesday – Dress up day

  • Dress or skirt with a blouse
    • may be any colour and combination
    • shirts may have stripes but not graphics or writing
    • Skirts/dresses – Any colour but must be knee length or longer
    • tights or leggings of solid neutral colours are also preferred
  • Dresses with thin straps should be accompanied with a shoulder cover
  • Shoes – Casual/Dress (leather non-athletic)

 

Senior Boys (Grades 9-12)
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

  • Collared shirt – long or short sleeved
    • may be any colour and combination
    • shirts may have stripes or patterns but not graphics or writing
  • Pants – Casual Dress (ex. dockers)
    • Navy, grey, beige, black
  • Shoes – Casual Dress
    • Black or brown
    • Non-athletic style

* All pants to be pulled up to the waist

 

Senior Girls (Grades 9-12)
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday

  • Collared shirt or blouse – long or short sleeved
    • may be any colour and combination
    • shirts may have stripes or patterns but not graphics or writing
  • Pants – Any navy, grey, black or beige casual dress pant
    • Capris are also acceptable
    • Corded pants, cargo pants are not acceptable
  • Shoes –
    • Casual dress
    • Flats are acceptable
    • Heels no higher than 1 inch
    • Black, brown, grey or beige

* NOTE: Dress up day for Senior Students will follow guidelines for Junior and Intermediate Boys and Girls. Senior boys must wear a dress belt on dress up day.

Please note:

  • Make up is not allowed for ages 5-12. Optional for 13 and up
    • light colours applied modestly and tastefully is permitted
  • Jewellery – girls – a maximum of 3 piercings per ear are permitted
    • No facial or tongue piercings permitted
  • Hair – Clean, neatly groomed and out of the face and eyes
    • Colourings and highlights of natural tones only
  • Girls may wear neutral colour nail polish

 

Phys.Ed.

  • PCA logoed phys-ed shirts are available upon request and are offered at cost in order to keep price as reasonable as possible.
  • Uniforms consist of
    • PCA gym shirt with PCA logos
    • Navy or black wind pants, sweats or shorts to be purchased by parents at a local clothing company.
    • For Intermediate/Senior students, under armour type shorts (spandex) must be worn under shorts
  • Please give as much notice as possible for the purpose of ordering new phys-ed shirts as the turnaround is usually 2-3 weeks
  • Students are required to bring separate, non-marking athletic shoes for indoor use and an additional pair for outdoor use or for the purpose of transferring to and from gym rental facilities.
  • PCA reserves the right to change the uniforms from time to time as necessary.
  • Failure to wear proper uniforms may result in corrective action.
  • Please label your child’s name on all shirt/pant/short tags to prevent loss of clothing.