Uniforms

SCHOOL UNIFORM INFORMATION FOR 2019 - 2020
   
Each class wears the same color kilt for two years. Freshmen and sophomores wear plaid patterns, juniors and seniors wear solid colors. Mercy uniform attire is available for purchase exclusively from Educational Outfitters. All grades wear banded white or maroon polo tops (short or long sleeve), banded white blouses (short or long sleeve), and black sweaters (cardigan, v-neck or vest). Everyone is encouraged to go to Educational Outfitters for fitting and purchasing.
 
  • Class of 2020 - gray kilt
  • Class of 2021 - black kilt
  • Class of 2022 - blue plaid kilt
  • Class of 2023 - green plaid kilt
23317 Orchard Lake Road
Farmington, MI 48336
248-426-7273
 
Please note kilts should be worn no more than two inches above the knee. Any student who permanently shortens her uniform skirt to an unacceptable length will be required to purchase a new skirt.
 
Only black sweaters purchased from Educational Outfitters, black quarter-zips purchased from the Marlin Shop and Mercy Varsity letter sweaters may be worn in addition to the required uniform blouse or polo and kilt (not in place of the blouse or polo).
 
USED UNIFORM SALE
 
The Mercy Mothers Club cleans and re-sells kilts, blouses, polos and sweaters during their annual Used Uniform Sale which will be held on Monday, August 19 during Marlin Business Day. Please bring gently used skirts, blouses, sweaters and quarter zips to the Mercy Reception Area by Friday, June 28.  We launder all donations and they will be available for purchase at the Used Uniform Sale. Any questions? Please email meghan.betley@gmail.com. Thank you for your support!
   
Uniform Policy and Dress Code
   
Kilts, blouses, polos, and black sweaters (cardigan, v-neck, vest) must be purchased from Educational Outfitters. Black quarter-zips must be purchased from Mercy's Marlin Shop. Kilts should be worn no more than two inches above the knee. Any student who permanently shortens her uniform skirt to an unacceptable length will be required to purchase a new skirt. Full uniform includes wearing your ID/lanyard around your neck at all times while in the building. Only v-neck, vest or cardigan sweaters purchased from the uniform company, black quarter-zips purchased from the Marlin Shop or Mercy Varsity letter sweaters may be worn in addition to the uniform blouse or polo and kilt (not in place of the blouse or polo).
  • Class of 2020 - gray kilt
  • Class of 2021 - black kilt
  • Class of 2022 - blue plaid kilt
  • Class of 2023 - green plaid kilt
 
Accessories to the uniform, including but not limited to hats and scarves, are not allowed. Any garment worn under the uniform blouse may not be visible. A long-sleeve, white only, top may be worn under the uniform blouse.
 
Students must wear solid, without a pattern, black, dark green, gray, maroon, navy or white (no neon or lace) foot/leg wear with their uniforms. Footless tights or leggings may be worn under the uniform skirt, but socks must be worn as well. Shoes must be closed toe and closed heel. Crocs and closed toe Birkenstock clogs are acceptable. The side of the shoe must rest below the ankle. Boots may be worn during the months of November - March (subject to be adjusted with inclement weather). Sweatpants or pajama pants may be worn to school underneath the uniform skirt, but must be removed by 8:00 a.m.
 
Students are expected to be in full uniform while in the building during the school day (between 8:00 a.m. and sign-out). Violation of uniform or dress code policies will result in sanctions. The entire Uniform Policy can be found in the Student Handbook, pages 7-8. Additional details about uniform policies can also be found here.