School Uniform

Uniform — Readiness Program (Kindergarten) Students:

Hair
Neat and trimmed.

Shirt
Navy-blue polo shirt. Long or short sleeves.

Sweatshirt
A St. Mary’s navy-blue sweatshirt is to be used at playtime.
These may be purchased at Takashimaya in Yokohama. Please find the order form here.

Trousers
Medium-gray, slacks or shorts.

Shoes
Solid black athletic shoes.

Swimsuit
For swimming classes.

Towels
Shower facilities are available, but towels are not provided.

Identification
We recommend that you have your son’s first and last name on all his belongings, including jackets, trousers, ties, shorts, T-shirts, raincoat, umbrella, shoes, school bag, lunch box and pencil case.

St. Mary’s school uniforms can be purchased at the Takashimaya department store in Yokohama. Please find the order form here.

Readiness Program students with castanets in the music classroom

Uniform — Elementary School:

Hair
Neat and trimmed.

Blazer
Navy-blue, single-breasted. This is compulsory for students in grades 1 through 5 (St. Mary’s badge and buttons are sold at the school’s bookstore).

Sweater
Any navy-blue sweater is fine for elementary school students.

Necktie
A red school tie is to be purchased at the school’s bookstore.

Shirt
A plain, white dress shirt with either long or short sleeves.

Trousers
Medium-gray slacks or shorts.

Shoes
Solid black athletic shoes

Swimsuit
For swimming classes.

Towels
Shower facilities are available, but towels are not provided.

P.E. Uniform
Any shorts above the knee, solid-color T-shirt for grades RP–2; Under Armour P.E. uniform for grades 3–5. (The Under Armour uniform is sold through the school’s bookstore.)

Students showing off the elementary uniform

Warm-Weather Uniform (grades 1–5)
The warm-weather uniform is worn from the beginning of the school year until the end of September.

The warm-weather uniform consists of neat tan (beige) shorts, solid navy-blue polo shirt, and sneakers. No sandals or open-toed shoes.

Please take a conservative approach to dress. If you are uncertain about a particular article of clothing, please fall back on the regular dress code provided above.

Identification
We recommend that you have your son’s first and last name on all his belongings, including jackets, trousers, ties, shorts, T-shirts, raincoat, umbrella, shoes, school bag, lunch box and pencil case.

St. Mary’s school uniforms can be purchased at the Takashimaya department store in Yokohama. Please find the order form here.

Solid Black Athletic Shoes Example

Example of black athletic shoes

Warm Weather Uniform Example

Example of warm-weather polo shirt