Students must report to school wearing the designated uniform. Uniforms and approved outerwear for middle and high school students may be purchased locally or online from Educational Outfitters.

All polo shirts, sweaters, and jackets must bear the MZCA logo. Please request the school logo when purchasing uniform items at Educational Outfitters. Logo application services are also available in the campus bookstore for $5.00 per item.

  • Educational Outfitters
    1331 Buck Jones Road
    Raleigh, NC 27606
    (919) 804-5437 or (866) 326-5437
    School Code: NC053

  • FrenchToast.com
    Phone: 1-800-FRENCHTOAST (1-800-373-6248)
    Fax: 1-888-296-4966
    School Code: QS443ER

  • Shop MZCA (for logos)
    3519 Fayetteville Street
    Durham, NC 27707
    Phone: 919-688-4245
    Fax: 919-688-2201

Polo Shirt Colors

  • Sixth, Seventh, and Eighth Grades
    Light Blue (male and female students)
  • Ninth Grade through Twelfth Grade
    Navy (male students)
  • Ninth Grade through Postgraduate
    Burgundy (female students)
  • Postgraduate
    Black (male students)


  • Upper school female students must wear the navy skirt with a polo shirt in the appropriate color based on grade level.
  • Upper school male students must wear khaki dress pants with a polo shirt in the appropriate color based on grade level. The khaki pants must not be cargo-style pants.
  • Students may opt to wear the oxford shirt instead of the polo shirt. However, the following ties must be worn with the oxford shirt:
    • female students—navy blue crisscross necktie
    • male students (middle school)—burgundy necktie
    • male students (high school and postgraduate)—maroon and gold necktie
  • Chapel Attire: All male and female upper school students are required to wear an oxford shirt for Friday Chapel Services, along with the appropriate necktie as stated above..
  • Knee-length khaki shorts may be worn on Monday through Thursday during the months of August, September, May, and June.

See the Parent/Student Handbook for complete school uniform requirements.