Uniforms 2016-2017 Please read carefully & note changes for this year!

Michigan Islamic Academy will be using the same uniform suppliers this year.

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:  LAND’S END SALE!!  

East Essence  –  http://www.eastessence.com/islamic-clothing   Select Uniforms from the banner at the top of the page, select Michigan Islamic Academy from the drop down list. Please make your selection carefully as they do not refund.  See explanations and details below the table!


Regular School Day Uniform:

Footwear for all students:  

  • All students must wear plain solid black, soft soled, closed toe, low-heeled, sneakers, dress or canvas shoes without any other color. A small, discreet brand name is acceptable.
  • Students are required to wear only black, white or navy socks which cover the ankle.
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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 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.

Sample acceptable haircuts for boys include:

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Girls KG – 4th Grade  Plain Navy Jumper (WITH LOGO) and White Peter Pan collar shirt long/short sleeve 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 white or navy socks. PLAIN  Navy Sweatpants may be worn only in the winter. Land’s End has a variety of sweaters and hoodies with logos, 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 Abaya (ankle length)or Plain Navy Kurti (mid-calf length) from East Essence WITH LOGO. Under the ankle length abaya any plain, loose navy or black pants may be worn (no pajamas, leggings, sports pants or jeans); under the mid-calf length Kurti the matching fabric uniform pants must be worn.  Girl have a choice of plain Navy Sweater 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 plain white or grey underpiece.  Middle & High School girls have a choice of wearing their uniform or the LONG plain gray Tee from East Essence WITH LOGO for Physical Education classes. 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. Shoes must be black dress shoes or uniform shoes only. 

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 leggings or jeans. Black dress shoes or uniform shoes only.