Dress Code

Dress Code

Uniforms are required for preschool, elementary, and middle school students. Please make note of the following Dress Code items, which will be in affect this year. Students not adhering to dress code rules will receive a violation. Repeated violations (3) will result in a detention.ion.

  • All shorts, pants, skirts, shirts, skorts, and jumpers are to be purchased from Flynn & O’Hara School Uniforms. Other styles and colors will receive a violation.
  • Shoelaces must be closed securely at all times. Please have laces that will stay securely tied.
  • Shirts must be tucked in.
  • Shorts and pants are to be belted in grades 2-8. All skirts, shorts and pants must be buttoned and fit securely at the waist. Belts are to be navy, brown, khaki, or black.
  • Skirt length can be no more than one inch above the knee.
  • Socks are to be worn at all times. They are to be uniform colors-red, khaki, white, or navy blue.
  • Caps or any type of hats are not to be worn in classrooms.
  • Regular uniform and P.E. uniforms must always be clean and fit properly. Torn and stained clothing should be replaced.
  • Shoes worn with the uniform should be either an athletic shoe or a dark flat, closed show (no sandals, boots, or heels).
  • Plain navy sweaters, sweatshirts, or jackets (Blake School) are to be worn when needed.
  • All jumpers, shirts, and blouses must have the school emblem. On cold days, navy sweat pants and sweatshirts may be worn to P.E. They are not to be worn in place of the regular uniform. Long pants are available at the uniform store for classroom wear.
  • The longer shorts that are available at the Flynn & O’Hara School Uniform Store are the only P.E. shorts permitted for the elementary and middle school students. A “classic” appearance is expected of our students.
  • Hair color is to be natural. Fingernails are to be trimmed and clean. Makeup (middle school girls) is to be as natural as possible.
  • Jewelry should be worn in good taste. Hoop or dangle earrings should be no larger than one inch. All hoop or dangle earrings need to be removed for P.E. to prevent injury.


The Blake School is a unique institution where over the last fifty years, traditional Montessori methods have been combined with the latest educational technology tools to create a hybrid learning environment that prepares your child for the technology-driven future. Additionally, our low student-teacher ratio allows us to know every student at our school and their parents by name….