A banner made of four photos. The first photo is of two students in school uniform in class. The second photo is of four students in track and field jerseys wearing their winning medals. The third photo is of three students in school uniform sitting around a table eating food. The fourth photo is of the Father Henry Carr drumline performing on the field.

Dress Code

Every student at Father Henry Carr (FHC) Catholic Secondary School is required to wear the uniform as designated by school authorities.

All students must wear:

  • Navy golf shirt, long or short sleeves with FHC crest.

  • Grey McCarthy pants at the waistline.

  • All-black shoes with black laces (no stripes or logos in a different colour).

Optional uniform items:

  • Navy zip polo, cardigan and zippered sweater with FHC crest (must be worn with the golf shirt).

  • McCarthy navy walking shorts.

  • Only plain white t-shirts may be worn under the golf shirt and they must be tucked in.

  • From September to Thanksgiving and then in May, students may wear navy walking shorts. All of these items are to be purchased from McCarthy’s.

Prohibited items:

  • Jackets and coats of any type must not be worn in classrooms.

  • Jeans of any type.

  • Coloured t-shirts under the FHC sweater or FHC shirt.

  • Sandals.

  • Jewellery not in keeping with the moral tone of the school.

Students shall come to and leave school neat, clean and appropriately dressed according to the approved specifications and the components of dress for use in that school.

Students are expected to be in uniform all day including in between classes, study periods and lunch periods.

A student who does not conform to the requirements of the Code, as set out in the Board-approved Code of Student Behaviour, shall be subject to sanctions for persistent opposition to authority, subject always to the discretion of the Principal.

Purchase School Uniform

There are two ways to shop for your school uniform:

Online Store

McCarthy Uniforms has a custom online store with fit videos, uniform guides and specialized advice. Visit their website for more information.

Call Centre

McCarthy’s call centre is staffed with uniform specialists who are familiar with our uniform policy.

Phone: 416-593-6900 or 1-800-668-8261