DRESS FOR SUCCESS UNIFORM POLICY

 

UNIFORM EXPECTATIONS

Top
  • White button-down Frederick Douglass Academy II embroidered Oxford shirt or FDA II Polo Shirt tucked into pants or skirt.
  • Solid Burgundy Frederick Douglass Academy II tie when wearing FDA II White button-down Frederick Douglass Academy II embroidered Oxford shirt.

  • Black or Burgundy Frederick Douglass Academy II embroidered vest or sweater.
 
 
  • T-shirts, Including those with an FDA II Logo.
  • Any shirt that cannot be tucked into your pants or skirt.
  • Sleeveless, See-through, sheer and/or ripped/torn tops.
  • Midriff or Shoulder exposing shirts.  
  • Hats/caps, du-rags, sweatbands headgear, bandanas, rollers or doobie-wrapped styles with pins
  • Exposed thermal undergarments
  • Beads, photographs and/or large jewelry
  • Shirts with inappropriate sayings, words or images, including, but  not limited to including profanities, sexual innuendos or references, slurs and/or racial epithets
 
Bottom  
  • Solid black dress pants or chinos. Must be loose fitting and worn at waist with a belt.
  • All Black FDA II skirt. Must be knee length and worn at the waist
  • Dresses,  and or form fitting pants/skirts mini-skirts.
  • Pants that are torn, ripped or with holes
  • Spandex, yoga pants or sweatpants
  • Skirts above the knee or capri pants
  • Large belt buckles
 
Footwear  
  • Closed-toe all black dress shoes, all black sneakers  or all black boots or all black ankle high boots.
  • Footwear must not have a heel greater than 1 inch
  • Non all-black footwear.
  • Shoes with soles that are not black
  • Crocs, slippers and/or flip-flops
  • Any open toe footwear
 
Phys Ed Uniform

Top

  • T-shirt with FDA II logo

Bottom

  • All black shorts or sweatpants

Footwear

  • Black or white sneakers
  • T - Shirts without a FDA II Logo
  • Non black Sweatpants or shorts
  • Tank Tops or any shirt  without sleeves
  • Spandex garments or tights pants/shorts
  • Exposed midriffs
  • Shoes or Boots
 

 A Scholar wearing a white shirt and a pair of black pants is NOT in uniform.  In addition, a scholar wearing just a T-shirt and a Frederick Douglass Academy II Sweater is NOT in uniform. Finally, the Physical Education uniform is for Physical Education ONLY. It is NOT part of a Scholar’s required daily dress for success uniform and cannot be worn outside of the gym. 

 

 

 

How Can I Purchase a Uniform?

You may order your child's uniform from Flynn & O’Hara Uniforms using one of three methods:

Online: www.flynnohara.com/school/ny060

Phone: 800-441-4122

Store: 136 Westchester Square, Bronx, NY 10461, (718) 863-7561

Subway:  #6 train to Westchester Square/ E. Tremont Station

Bus:  #4, 8, 14, 21, 31, 40, 42 to Westchester Square