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School Uniforms

Westminster Academy is a uniformed school to ensure the modesty and neatness of its students and to allow all students the freedom to be themselves apart from the stress of competition in attire. Risse Brothers School Uniforms provides school uniforms for Westminster Academy. Risse Brothers offers department store sizing and the convenience of a local store with on-hand inventory as well as convenient online shopping. Risse Brothers School Uniforms is located at 386 SW 12th Avenue in Deerfield Beach. Their phone number is 954.360.7777. You may also visit Risse Brothers at www.rissebrothers.com.

Young ladies in grades 6–12 may wear logoed shorts or slacks and long/short sleeved solid logoed polos. Skorts have been removed as an option for girls uniforms for grades 6–12.

The uniform lists for girls and boys are as follows:

Girls:

Grades PreK 2–1

  • Dress (navy)
  • Long/Short Sleeve Polo (red, navy)
  • Pants (navy, khaki) elastic waist 
  • Shorts (navy, khaki) elastic waist
  • Skorts with knit shorts underneath (khaki, navy, plaid)

Grades 2–5

  • Skorts with knit shorts underneath (khaki, navy, plaid)
  • Long/Short Sleeve Pique Polo (red, navy)
  • Pants (navy, khaki) 
  • Shorts (navy, khaki) 

Grades 6–12

  • Pants (navy, khaki) 
  • Shorts (navy, khaki) Long/Short Sleeve Polo (red, navy, white)
  • Long/Short Sleeve Pique Polo (red, navy, white)
  • Female Dry-Fit Polo (white, navy) (9th–12th grades only)

Boys:

Grades PreK 2–1

  • Pants (navy, khaki) elastic waist 
  • Shorts (navy, khaki) elastic waist
  • Long/Short Sleeve Polo (red/navy striped)

Grades 2–5

  • Pants (navy, khaki) elastic waist and regular
  • Shorts (navy, khaki) elastic waist and regular
  • Long/Short Sleeve Polo (red/navy striped)  

Grades 6–12

  • Pants (navy, khaki) 
  • Shorts (navy, khaki)
  • Long/Short Sleeve Pique Polo (red, navy, white)
  • Jersey Knit Polo (red, navy, white)
  • Male Dry-Fit Polo (white, navy) (9th–12th grades only)

In addition to the general guidelines listed in the Student Handbook, the following are included:

  • WA outerwear can be purchased on campus in the WA Lion’s Den School Store. Non-WA outerwear that is red, white, blue or grey may also be worn if it is modest and in good taste.
  • PE uniforms for boys and girls (shirts and shorts) are to be purchased at the WA Lion’s Den School Store. Athletic tennis shoes are required for PE classes as well.
  • Footwear for boys and girls should consist of regular dress shoes (i.e. closed-toe with full back, not straps) or athletic shoes appropriate in design, color and condition that enhance the total uniform. Boys in grades PK–12 and girls in grades PK-5 are to wear socks at all times in school colors, which are red, white and blue. Sandals, crocs, heelies, or rail shoes are not permitted.

Uniform Bank

Uniform Bank: A store with gently used uniforms for sale at reduced cost. All items are $5 except PE uniforms, which are $2. The Uniform Bank is open Monday, Wednesday, and Thursdays 8:00–10:00 a.m. Volunteers are needed. Contact Melissa Scasserra with the PTF at ptf@wa.edu for more information.