School Uniforms Policy & Purchase

DRESS CODE: Uniforms are mandatory at CSS. Students attend school dressed in uniform every day. Students not in uniform will be subject to disciplinary action. (Read more about Uniform Policy by clicking on the title of the sections below)



1) The PTA on the first Friday of every month offers gently used items including uniform shirts and outerwear for sale. These donated items are free or a suggested donation of $5.


The PTA also has CSS hoodies, sweatpants and shorts with the CSS logo on them, as well as past CSS Musical T-shirts and other events to be used on Pride Friday, these can also be purchased at school during the PTA Sprit Wear Sale on the first Friday of every month.


  • CSS Emblem Patches: $2 ea. or 3 for $5
  • Gently used uniforms and spirit wear: $5 ea.
  • New shorts: $10
  • New t-shirts: $10
  • New Spirit Wear Sweatpants and Hoodies: $30 ea.

(PTA Spirit Wear Sale has been suspended until further notice due to COVID).

2) Purchase on the Lands’ End website http://www.landsend.com/ which has the CSS emblem on file. Go to the uniform section of the Lands’ End website and use preferred school number 900120858.

3) Buy your uniform shirts at any store and have the CSS emblem embroidered at any embroidery company. Here are some local places CSS families have used before (if you know of any other embrodery place, please let us know, so we can add it to the list:

-Peligro Sports, 2200 Amsterdam Avenue between 169th and 170th streets, (212) 568-0222

For more information about gently used uniforms and Spirit Wear please contact us at: PTAFundraising@columbiasecondary.org