Uniform - What is and isn't allowed

Please do not purchase any item that is not in line with uniform expectations, as outlined below.

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UNIFORM EXPECTATIONS

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WHAT IS ALLOWED

WHAT'S NOT ALLOWED

TROUSERS

 
Boys/Girls. Black school trousers

 

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Not Allowed: denim trousers, trousers with rivets, trousers with a low waist, trousers made of any stretchy material, trousers that are tight below the knee, skinny style trousers, trousers made of any fabric other than standard school trouser fabric, leggings/jeggings, thick tights used as trousers, trousers that are not full length and any trousers that follow a current trend.

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SKIRTS

 
Smart, plain black school skirt. Knee Length. If tights are worn they must be at least 40 denier.

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NO pencil skirts. Skirts must NOT be above the knee, not tight or clingy. Must NOT be made of Lycra or stretchy material.

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SHIRTS

 
White shirt with top button and collar. Top button must be fastened and shirt must be tucked in, all the way round.

 

No t-shirts, football shirts under the school shirt.

 

TIE

 
House Tie must be worn with the crest showing and top button of shirt done up.

 

Ties must be fastened correctly.

 

 MAKE-UP

 
 Only bare subtle make-up is allowed.

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 Heavy or obvious make-up or coloured lipstick, eyeshadow will have to be removed once seen. No nail varnish, false nails, false eye lashes or lipstick for any year group.

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 JEWELLERY

 
 Other than a watch, no jewellery may be worn, apart from one small pair of plain studs.

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 No nose studs, rings or facial piercings. All excess jewellery must be removed. Pupils who repeatedly breach the rules will have it confiscated and parents/carers will have to pick it up.

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 HAIRSTYLES

 
 Hairbands and headscarves/clips must be plain black.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  

 No patterns to be cut into hair. No unnatural vivid colours

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 SHOES

 
Shoes must be plain all black, leather, professional business-like POLISH-ABLE shoes, either slip-on or lace-up. 

 

Boys' shoes must be plain, black shoes. No logos. No colours.

 

 

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Girls' shoes must be plain black, flat shoes.

 

 

 

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No trainers. No canvas shoes or sports shoes or pumps. No high heels or boots. No stripes, logos, emblems, colours or coloured soles. No metal or plastic logos.  No metal or plastic bars in or through laces. No tags, no flowers, no coloured bows.

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OTHER ITEMS

 
Student should bring to school a suitable school bag big enough to carry A4 books/folder and PE kit, School Planner, school books and at least one pen, pencil, ruler and rubber.
Students must come to school equipped fully with planner, pen, pencil, ruler, rubber, plastic pencil case.

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Unsuitable bags.

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COATS AND CAPS

 
Sensible, waterproof coats. All coats should be removed as soon as students enter the building.

Coats must not be worn once inside the school building.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Caps, Hoodies and hats are not permitted and must not be worn under any circumstances.
They will be confiscated.

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