Uniforms for 2017-2018 Please read carefully & note new items!

Michigan Islamic Academy will be using the following suppliers:

Land’s End  –   Go to http://www.landsend.com/school and create your account, using our Preferred School Number – 900168295 . Include your student(s) information and start shopping with your personalized product checklist! Land’s End also provided this Customer Service number for families is:  800.469.2222   Check their website frequently for sales !! 

New items for 2017-2018 include a vest with logo, and additional options for pants for both boys and girls. PE options are also provided (however, the PE items may only be worn for actual PE classes!)

East Essence

for girls uniforms grades 5 -12.  The kurti with matching trousers or the full length abaya may be ordered in either black or navy this year.  East Essence will be adding the logos as they have in the past.  A local supplier is expected to also be available later this year.   Click here for East Essence link

Regular School Day Uniform:

Footwear for all students:  

  • All students must wear plain solid black, soft soled, closed toe, low-heeled  flats, dress or canvas shoes without any other color. A small, discreet brand name is acceptable. Soles may be black or white. Laces must be black or white.
  • Students may wear any color socks which cover the ankle and are not sheer.

BoyKG – Grade 12 – Plain, loose fitting, navy or black  DRESS pants (no jeans, sports pants, pants with stretchy cuffs, tight or sagging pants) , Gray Polo long/short sleeve WITH LOGO, Plain Navy Sweater,vest or Hoodie WITH LOGO.  For Middle and High School students ONLY there is a PE uniform of navy shorts and gray T-shirt WITH LOGO. All Uniform items must be ordered from Land’s End. Visible jewelry is not acceptable for boys.

Boys may have a plain haircut, no unusual styles or color. Hair must not be touching the collar, sticking up straight, undercut or sculpted, no Qaza styles (no shaving or cutting very short the hair on one part of the head, while leaving the rest of the hair long).

Girls KG – 4th Grade  Plain Navy Jumper (WITH LOGO) and white blouse or polo shirt with long or short sleeves from Land’s End.  Plain navy dress with LOGO from Lands End may also be worn. Girls may wear white or navy tights, or navy leggings from Land’s End with any color socks. PLAIN  Navy Sweatpants may be worn only in the winter. Land’s End has a variety of sweaters and hoodies with logos, and the new vest, which may be worn in the class. Only items with the LOGO may be worn inside the classroom.  Jewelry of any kind is discouraged.

Girls 5th – 12th Grade  Plain navy  or black ankle length Abaya or Kurti, with the MIA logo. Under the ankle length abaya any plain, loose navy or black pants may be worn (no jeans); under the mid-calf length Kurti the matching fabric uniform pants must be worn.  Girls in Grade 5 may also wear the wide legged yoga pants in black or navy under the black or navy Kurti. Girl have a choice of plain Navy Sweater, vest, or Hoodie WITH LOGO from Land’s End. The hijab for Middle and High School girls may be any style, plain white or light gray with a matching plain white or grey underpiece.  A small amount of discreet jewelry is permitted, but not encouraged.  Make-up or nail-polish  is not acceptable.

Friday Dress

As Friday is a holiday for Muslims, this is an occasion to dress up.

Boys from Pre-K to Grade 12  may wear any color dress shirt (collar and buttons) and any color loose fitting dress pants. No T-shirts, jeans, pajamas, sweat pants or sports pants.  Thobes and Shalwar Kamees are also permitted.  

Girls from Pre-K to Grade 5 may wear dresses or skirts that are knee length or longer with tights, trousers or legging underneath.  Loose trousers with long shirts (knee length for grade 3 and up) are also permitted.  Any color dress shoes are allowed.

Girls from Grade 6- 12 may wear any color Abaya or Jilbab with any color scarf. Plain pants must be worn underneath. No  jeans. Shoes must be soft soled, closed toe and low heeled (less than 1.5 inches).