Uniforms

Saint Thomas More Academy maintains a standard of dress with a school uniform that is worn every day. The uniform and other STMA apparel (polo/Oxford shirts, sweaters, fleece jacket, and all pants & skirts) must be purchased from Flynn & O'Hara Uniforms. Please see the charts below for uniform details for both the Upper School and the Middle School.

Flynn & O’Hara offers three flexible ways to order:

Visit the store: 8613 Glenwood Ave.

                        Raleigh, NC 27617

                        919-326-8000

By phone: Call 1-800-441-4122 and place an order with their knowledgeable customer service staff.  During the summer months (August and September), they also have extended hours for your ordering convenience.

Online: To see uniform options and pricing and to create a custom ordering profile for your child, visit online at: www.flynnohara.com/school/nc007

Important Note: Flynn & O'Hara is experiencing delays in shipments of new orders placed. If your student is affected by this delay and will not have the appropriate STMA uniform by the beginning of school, he or she should wear clothing that is similar to the STMA uniform (I.E. black/charcoal pants - young men; gray or black knee-length skirt or above mentioned pants - young ladies; white, gray, or maroon polo or white button down shirt).

Middle School PE Uniforms:

In addition to the regular school uniform detailed below, Middle School students are also required to purchase a PE uniform for daily physical education class. Parents may choose from various options and place an order Here

 

Uniform Requirements

Personal Grooming Expectations

Students are allowed some freedom in personal grooming. A good rule of thumb is to maintain a professional appearance. Expectations include:

  • Young Men
    • Hair - must not cover the eyes, must remain above the collar, and must be a natural hair color (e.g. not pink, purple, blue, green, etc.); words or symbol etching in the hair is not permitted
    • Face - facial hair must be clean shaven; markings or shavings in the eyebrows are not permitted;
    • Jewelry & Piercings - ear or facial piercings are not permitted; other jewelry is permitted;
    • Fit of clothing - must not be too tight or too loose fitting; shirts must remain tucked in and buttoned to the neck (last button at neck can remain unbuttoned for the polo shirts); ties must be worn with the Oxford shirts (buttoned the the top); pants must be belted
  • Young Ladies
    • Hair - must be a natural hair color (e.g. not pink, purple, blue, green, etc.) and neatly groomed; words or symbol etching in the hair is not permitted
    • Face - make-up is allowed, but should be conservatively applied and in natural tones; markings or shavings in the eyebrows are not permitted
    • Jewelry & Piercings - jewelry is permitted, including ear piercings; other facial piercings are not permitted;
    • Nails - nail polish is allowed, but should not be distracting in color
    • Fit of clothing - must not be too tight or too loose fitting; shirts must remain tucked in and buttoned to the neck (last button at neck can remain unbuttoned); skirts must be knee-length; during cold months, young ladies may wear tights (footed tights may be worn without socks; ankle tights must be worn with socks), but leggings are not permitted.

Upper

School

Young Women

Young Men

MWF (informal)

Optional Outerwear Choices: 

-Blazer 

-Wine Sweater 

-Sweater Vest

-Fleece Jacket

-Black Embroidered Soft-Shell Jacket

-STMA Sweatshirt (with STMA polo shirt underneath)

 

Bottoms:

-Trousers (black or charcoal)

-Skirt/Kilt (knee-length plaid, gray, or black)

 

Tops:

-STMA Polo Shirt (short or long-sleeves; white, gray, or maroon)

-STMA Oxford Shirt (white)

 

Shoes/Socks:

-All-black closed-toe shoes (in good condition; flat or low-heeled, not to exceed 2 inches in height)                     

-Black, charcoal, or gray socks (socks are optional)

Optional Outerwear Choices: 

-Blazer 

-Wine Sweater 

-Sweater Vest

-Fleece Jacket

-Black Embroidered Soft-Shell Jacket

-STMA Sweatshirt (with STMA polo shirt

 underneath)

 

Bottoms:

-Trousers (black or charcoal)

-Belt (black)

 

Tops:

-STMA Polo Shirt (short or long-sleeves; white,       

 gray, or maroon)

-STMA Oxford Shirt (white)

 

Shoes/Socks:

-All-black closed-toe shoes (in good condition)

-Black, charcoal, or gray socks

T/TH (formal)

Outerwear:

-Black Blazer w/ sewn crest (grades 9-10)

-Maroon Blazer w/ sewn crest (grades 11-12)

 (to be worn after Convocation Mass in September of

 11th grade)

 

Bottoms:

-Trousers (charcoal)

-Skirt/Kilt (gray or plaid)

 

Tops:

-STMA Oxford Shirt (long or short-sleeves)

 

Shoes/Socks:

-Same as MWF

Outerwear:

-Black Blazer w/ sewn crest (grades 9-10)

-Maroon Blazer w/ sewn crest (grades 11-12)

 (to be worn after Convocation Mass in Sept. of

 11th grade)

 

Bottoms:

-Trousers (charcoal)

-Belt (black)

 

Tops/Necktie:

-STMA Oxford Shirt (long or short-sleeves)

-Wine-Striped Necktie

 

Shoes/Socks:

-Same as MWF

 

 

Middle

School

Young Women

Young Men

MWF (informal)

Optional Outerwear Choices: 

-Charcoal cardigan  

-Fleece Jacket

-Black Embroidered Soft-Shell Jacket

-STMA Sweatshirt (with STMA polo shirt underneath)

 

Bottoms:

-Trousers (black)

-Skort (plaid or black)

-Kilt (knee-length plaid or black)

 

Tops:

-STMA Polo shirt (short or long-sleeves; white, gray, or maroon)

-STMA Oxford shirt (white)

 

Shoes/Socks:

-All-black closed-toe shoes (in good condition; flat or low-heeled, not to exceed 2 inches in height)                     

-Black, charcoal, or gray socks (socks are optional)

Optional Outerwear Choices: 

-Charcoal cardigan  

-Fleece Jacket

-Black Embroidered Soft-Shell Jacket

-STMA Sweatshirt (with STMA polo shirt

 underneath)

 

Bottoms:

-Trousers (black)

-Belt (black)

 

Tops:

-STMA Polo shirt (short or long-sleeves; white,       

 gray, or maroon)

-STMA Oxford shirt (white)

 

Shoes/Socks:

-All-black closed-toe shoes (in good condition)

-Black, charcoal, or gray socks

T/TH (formal)

 

 

Outerwear:

-Charcoal cardigan

 

Bottoms:

-Trousers (black)

-Skort (plaid or black)

-Kilt (knee-length plaid or black)

 

Tops:

-STMA Oxford shirt (long or short-sleeves)

 

Shoes/Socks:

-Same as MWF

Outerwear:

-Charcoal cardigan

 

Bottoms:

-Trousers (black)

-Belt (black)

 

Tops:

-STMA Oxford shirt (long or short-sleeves)

 

Shoes/Socks:

-Same as MWF