Uniform and PE kit

School Uniform

School uniform

School Dress and Appearance Policy

UNIFORM

  • Black blazer with badge (for Years 7-10)
  • Plain black “V” neck sweater, or sleeveless ‘tank’ top (optional for Years 7-10)

(If Years 7 – 10 wear a sweater or sleeveless top, this must always be worn under their blazer)

  • Year 11 may wear a black ‘v’ neck sweater with the school oak leaf logo
  • Black trousers (classic cut, not skin tight at the knee or ankle).
  • White blouse/Shirt and school tie
  • Plain white or black socks or tights
  • Sensible all black shoes with dark laces and soles.

Girls may wear a petrol blue knee-length skirt with the school logo displayed near the hem or black trousers as described above.

Students who wear items relating to their faith, such as a turban or headscarf, should do so in line with the school colours, which are black or petrol blue.

Students may wear any sensible and acceptable outdoor coat with the following exceptions:

  • Pictures, designs, football badges, pop group emblems, and sweatshirts with hoods are not allowed.
  • Camouflage, military style, denim or leather coats or jackets are not allowed.

Students who arrive in trainers, shoes with coloured logos or stiletto or platform soled shoes will be provided with shoes to wear during the school day.

APPEARANCE

  • Students are permitted to wear one plain stud in the lower lobe position of each ear if their ears are pierced. Earrings must be removed for PE. Please take this into consideration when allowing your child to have their ears pierced.
  • One charity wristband may be worn
  • No additional or alternative jewellery, other than a watch, is permitted.
  • Obvious make-up and nail varnish are not acceptable.
  • A high standard of cleanliness and personal grooming is required from all students.
  • Hair styles must be within moderate limits and of natural colour.  Hair should be no shorter than a Grade 2 cut.  Long hair must be tied back for PE and practical lessons.

ALL STUDENTS NEED

  • An appropriate strengthened holdall, dictionary, calculator, pens, pencils, ruler, crayons or felt tips and a rough exercise book for taking notes.
  • For successful learning in maths, students should have a 180⁰or 360⁰ protractor, a pair of metal compasses, a scientific calculator (recommended model EL-W531, which is sold in our Learning resource Centre for £5.50)
  • A Performing Arts ‘T’ shirt and girls should have black tracksuit bottoms/leggings to change into if they wear school skirts.

School Dress and Appearance Policy

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Students with long hair must have a hair bobble to tie their hair back and all jewellery must be removed

GIRLS

  • Training shoes and white socks
  • Football boots and shin guards
  • Navy blue football socks
  • Older training shoes for Cross Country Runs
  • Navy blue shorts
  • Navy blue skirt
  • White PE shirt
  • Navy blue track suit bottoms
  • Navy blue rugby shirt with red band (reversible to all navy) for outdoor winter games
  • Shin pads (winter only)

BOYS

  • Football boots and shin guards
  • Training shoes and white socks
  • Navy blue football socks
  • Older training shoes for Cross Country Runs
  • Navy blue shorts
  • White ‘T’ shirt for indoor lessons and summer games
  • Navy blue rugby shirt with red band (reversible to all navy) for outdoor winter games
  • Navy blue tracksuit bottoms (winter only)
  • Boys with long hair must also tie their hair back