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Uniform Policy

Mandated Uniform Policy


The P.S. 143 The Louis Armstrong School is a uniform school, and all students will be required to wear uniforms daily. This will be enforced for the 2019 school year starting on the first day of school. The policy was voted on by PS 143 parents and the SLT (School Leadership Team) in accordance to NYC Chancellor regulations on uniforms policy


Uniforms may be purchased before school starts at our main building on August 12, August 13th, August 20th, and 23rd from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM.


Purchases can be made on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30am to 11:00am at the main building.  PA may also be contacted at 347-608-1904 or via email, [email protected].


The Parent Association (PA) at P.S. 143 also has school uniforms and backpacks for sale. The t-shirts and hoodies sold by the PA can only be worn on the day(s) your child has gym class.  It is school apparel but NOT part of the mandated uniform policy.   


School apparel for sale: hoodies, t-shirts, polo shirts, and backpacks.