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Uniform

Please find below the uniform expectations for all students joining the school from September 2018. These will be strictly applied so please ensure that the correct uniform is worn at all times.

School Uniform Requirements 

Girls’ Uniform

  • Navy blue blazer with school badge (logo embroidered blazer available from Skoolkit)
  • White shirt with a collar, long or short sleeves (worn with top button done up and shirt tucked in).
  • House tie – to be pulled right up to top shirt button, and worn at the correct length – ties available from Skoolkit and school
  • Navy blue jumper with school badge (from Skoolkit) - optional not compulsory
  • Navy blue Charleston style school skirt with at least one pleat at front (worn at knee length)
  • Black socks or opaque black tights with no pattern.
  • Plain black trousers. (These must be straight leg, loose fitting all the way down the leg. No fashion or casual trousers with logos, rivets or detail are acceptable).
  • Black leather style school shoes (no boots, sports style shoes, canvas shoes, trainers, high heeled shoes and no logos or stripes).

Boys’ Uniform

  • Navy blue blazer with school badge (logo embroidered blazer available from Skoolkit)
  • White shirt with a collar (worn with top button done up and shirt tucked in).
  • House tie – to be pulled right up to top shirt button, and worn at the correct length – ties available from Skoolkit and school
  • Navy blue jumper with school badge (from Skoolkit) - optional not compulsory
  • Plain black/charcoal trousers (as above, fashion/casual trouser styles are not acceptable).
  • Plain black socks.
  • Black leather style school shoes (no boots, sports style shoes, canvas shoes or trainers and no logs or stripes).

Please note that all items of uniform listed above are compulsory apart from the school jumper which is optional.

Coats

  • Outer coats, if worn, should be smart, plain, dark in colour, and free of large logos or designs.

Please note Hooded tops, sweatshirts or any other non-uniform item should not be worn and will be confiscated.

Hair

  • Students’ hair is expected to be natural in appearance. Hair should be of natural colour. Extreme hairstyles are not permitted. Plain hairbands and hairclips are acceptable.

Jewellery

  • Jewellery is not allowed apart from one pair of plain ear studs. No other piercings are permitted, e.g. no nose stud, tongue, eyebrow, lip piercing, etc. retainers, spikes. Expanders are NOT permitted.
  • A watch is permitted, as are school badges.
  • Please note that when children sit exams, smart watches are not allowed.

Make-up

  • A discreet amount of make-up may be worn in Years 10 and 11 ONLY.

Nail varnish and acrylic nails

  • Nails should be of an appropriate length for school. Acrylic nails are not allowed under any circumstances as they pose a significant health and safety risk.
  • Coloured nail varnish is not permitted and students will be asked to remove this with sanctions applying for repeat offenders.

The Leadership Team of the school will be the final arbitrator regarding uniform issues.

All students should wear school uniform correctly at all times including to and from school.

School bag

Students are required to have a school bag big enough to carry their schoolbooks and equipment.  A rucksack or messenger bag is usually ideal.  Students will also need an appropriate bag for transporting PE kit.

 Uniform may be obtained from:

  • Skoolkit, 7 Church Street, Basingstoke; telephone number 01256 817284.
  • Skoolkit will also visit the school in July for new and existing students.