Campus Life

Uniform Guidelines

2017-2018

All required uniform items must be purchased at Parker Uniform Store or online at www.parkersu.com.

 

Summer Dress For Men (From the start of school until fall break and after spring break until the end of school.)

  • Socks: Socks must be worn at all times and must be sold color in white, black, or navy.
  • Pants: Parker khakis for freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors. *Any changes to pant color must be explicitly approved by the Administration.
  • Shoes: Shoes for freshmen and new students shall be in Sperry Authentic Original Boat Shoe in Sahara or *Sperry Bluefish Boat Shoe in two-toned tan (now called Koifish Boat Shoe in Linen Oat if buying from another vendor). Sophomores through seniors can wear shoes purchased from the prior year.  These shoes include only Classic Saddle Shoe in Black and White, Buck Oxford in Taupe, Clark Wallabee in Sand Suede, Sperry Authentic Original Boat Shoe in Sahara, Sperry Bluefish Boat shoe in two-toned tan, and Bass Loafer in Cordovan. No other shoe is allowed.  *If a current student must purchase new shoes they must be the approved Sperry Authentic Original Boat Shoe in Sahara or *Sperry Bluefish in two-toned tan (now called Koifish Boat Shoe in Linen Oat if buying from another vendor).
  • Belt: Leather belt in black or brown. Buckle should be no more than 2.5 inches in diameter. Parents will be notified of any belt and/or buckle deemed inappropriate in size or design.
  • Shirts: Parker white or light blue oxford shirt (long or short sleeve) with JPII logo. Men are required to wear solid color white or cream-colored undergarments under their oxfords. Shirts should be completely tucked in and the small buttons on the collar (the wings) should be buttoned at all times.

Summer Dress For Women (From the start of school until fall break and after spring break until the end of school.)

  • Socks: Must be worn at all times and shall be in white, navy, or black. The socks may be in crew or knee high. There shall be no logos on socks.
  • Skirts: The Parker skirt must be no more than six inches above the knee. This measurement is taken when the student is kneeling erect on the floor. The measurement is taken from the floor to the bottom of the skirt. Parents are responsible for making sure skirts are in compliance per the measurement above, whether skirt is bought on-line, at the store, or at the used uniform sale.
  • Shoes: Go to Parker Uniform Store or Parker Website to purchase JPII approved shoes. Shoes for freshmen and new students shall be in Sperry Authentic Original Boat Shoe in Sahara or *Sperry Bluefish Boat Shoe in two-toned tan (now called Koifish Boat Shoe in Linen Oat if buying from another vendor). Sophomores through seniors can wear shoes purchased from the prior year.  These shoes include only Classic Saddle Shoe in Black and White, Buck Oxford in Taupe, Clark Wallabee in Sand Suede, Sperry Authentic Original Boat Shoe in Sahara, Sperry Bluefish Boat shoe in two-toned tan, and Bass Loafer in Cordovan. No other shoe is allowed.  *If a current student must purchase new shoes they must be the approved Sperry Authentic Original Boat Shoe in Sahara or *Sperry Bluefish in two-toned tan (now called Koifish Boat Shoe in Linen Oat if buying from another vendor).
  • Shirt: Parker white or light blue oxford shirt (long or short sleeve) with JPII logo. Women are required to wear solid color white or cream-colored undergarments under their oxfords. Shirts should be completely tucked in and the small buttons on the collar (the wings) should be buttoned at all times.

Winter Dress For Men (Between fall and spring break)

  • Socks: Socks must be worn at all times and must be solid color in white, black, or navy.
  • Pants: Parker khakis for freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors. *Any changes to pant color must be explicitly approved by the Administration.
  • Shoes: Shoes for freshmen and new students shall be in Sperry Authentic Original Boat Shoe in Sahara or *Sperry Bluefish Boat Shoe in two-toned tan (now called Koifish Boat Shoe in Linen Oat if buying from another vendor). Sophomores through seniors can wear shoes purchased from the prior year.  These shoes include only Classic Saddle Shoe in Black and White, Buck Oxford in Taupe, Clark Wallabee in Sand Suede, Sperry Authentic Original Boat Shoe in Sahara, Sperry Bluefish Boat shoe in two-toned tan, and Bass Loafer in Cordovan. No other shoe is allowed.  *If a current student must purchase new shoes they must be the approved Sperry Authentic Original Boat Shoe in Sahara or *Sperry Bluefish in two-toned tan (now called Koifish Boat Shoe in Linen Oat if buying from another vendor).
  • Belt: Leather belt in black or brown. Buckle should be no more than 2.5 inches in diameter. Parents will be notified of any belt and/or buckle deemed inappropriate in size or design.
  • Shirt: Parker white or light blue oxford shirt (long or short sleeve) with JPII logo. Men are required to wear solid color white or cream-colored undergarments under their oxfords. Shirts should be completely tucked in and the small buttons on the collar (the wings) should be buttoned at all times.
  • Ties: Ties are required at all times during Winter Dress. A House tie reflecting the affiliation of each student to his House is required. Students may also wear an official JPII logo they purchased from the Armory. Ties should be tied in the style of a necktie, not a bow tie, and should be pulled up snugly to cover the top button of the oxford. (If a tie is lost or damaged the student will be required to purchase a new tie through Student Life or the Armory.)
  • Outerwear: Outerwear is optional and men may wear any of the following with their oxford and tie: 1) JPII Letter Jacket, 2) Solid Navy Blue Blazer, 3) Official JPII partial zip pullover (purchased from the Armory), or 4) Official JPII full zip jacket (purchased from the Armory).

Winter Dress For Women (Between fall and spring break)

  • Socks: Shall be in white, navy, or black and may be in crew or knee high. There shall be no logos on socks.
  • Tights: If a student wishes to wear tights or leggings underneath her skirt for additional warmth, the tights or leggings must be solid black or navy. No other color or pattern is allowed. Jeggings and other similar garments are not allowed. Students must always wear socks with their tights or leggings.
  • Skirts: The Parker skirt must be no more than six inches above the knee. This measurement is taken when the student is kneeling erect on the floor. The measurement is taken from the floor to the bottom of the skirt. Parents are responsible for making sure skirts are in compliance per the measurement above, whether skirt is bought on-line, at the store, or at the used uniform sale.
  • Shoes: Go to Parker Uniform Store or Parker website to purchase JPII approved shoes. Shoes for freshmen and new students shall be in Sperry Authentic Original Boat Shoe in Sahara or *Sperry Bluefish Boat Shoe in two-toned tan (now called Koifish in Linen Oat if buying from another vendor). Sophomores through seniors can wear shoes purchased from the prior year. These shoes include only Classic Saddle Shoe in Black and White, Clark Wallabee in Sand Suede, Sperry Authentic Original Boat Shoe in Sahara, Sperry Koifish Boat Shoe in Two Toned Tan, and Bass Loafer in Cordovan. No other shoe is allowed. *If a current student must purchase new shoes they must be the approved Sperry Authentic Original Boat Shoe in Sahara or Sperry Firefish Boat Shoe in Linen Oat or Sahara.
  • Shirt: Parker white or light blue oxford shirt (long or short sleeve) with JPII logo. Women are required to wear solid color white or cream-colored undergarments under their oxfords. Shirts should be completely tucked in and the small buttons on the collar (the wings) should be buttoned at all times.
  • Outerwear: Outerwear is optional and women may wear any of the following with their oxford: 1) JPII Letter Jacket, 2) Solid Navy Blue Blazer, 3) Official JPII partial zip pullover (purchased from the Armory), or 4) Official JPII full zip jacket (purchased from the Armory).

Jewelry

  • Women may wear up to two earrings per ear.
  • Excepting the above, all facial piercings and spacers are prohibited.

Hair

  • Men and women’s hair coloring must appear natural and may not be of an outrageous hue.
  • Mohawks and “Faux Hawks” are not permitted.
  • Carving of words, symbols, logos etc. into a student’s hair is not permitted.
  • Men’s hair must not touch the collar and must be trimmed above the eyebrows. Hair on the side ear area and sideburns must be groomed at a level that matches the individual’s mid-ear region. Administration reserves the right to require a haircut at anytime even if the hair meets current hair length standards. This is to insure that hair is not too unruly and has a presentable, groomed appearance.
  • Men should be clean-shaven at all times.

Hats: Students are not permitted to carry or wear hats in the school building at any time.

Tattoos: Students are not permitted to have visible tattoos.

Labeling: We recommend labeling student clothing with student names in case the clothing is lost.