Exceptional Education at the Heart of the Community

Uniform

We take pride in each and every one of our pupils at the Academy, and know that they are equally proud to be wearing their academy badge on their uniforms. 

Our uniform is available to purchase via Wearabours in Woolston, or online via www.wearabouts.co.uk. Please bear in mind dispatch times when ordering online. 

Year 7 to Year 11

General Uniform

  • Plain powder blue long or short sleeved shirt (polo shirts are not permitted)
  • Branded school tie
  • Navy blue jumper or cardigan with academy logo
  • Blazer with academy logo (optional)
  • Plain black tailored trousers (skinny legged, cropped or leggings not permitted)
  • Plain black tailored skirt, no shorter than knee length (girls)
  • Plain black formal school shoes (no trainers, high-tops or boots)
  • Black opaque tights or black ankle socks (girls)
  • Black socks

Year 11 students who are part of the senior team will be permitted to wear white shirts and a senior tie.

Plain black or white religious head coverings are optional.

Sports Uniform

  • Plain navy shorts (appropriate for sports)
  • Academy polo shirt
  • Academy PE sweatshirt, or plain navy sweatshirt
  • Plain navy or black tracksuit bottoms (not leggings)
  • Sports trainers (not plimsolls)

Students should have a complete change of clothing for all Physical Education activities

Appearance

Hairstyles should be tidy and of a natural colour. (Minimum hair length is grade 2).

Makeup may not be worn in the lower school, as they transfer to the upper school (Years 9, 10 and 11) they will be allowed to wear discreet make up (e.g. mascara, tinted moisturiser and clear lip gloss). False eyelashes and excessive eyeliner is not considered discreet.

False nails and nail varnish are not permitted.

Piercings: one small (5mm), plain stud earring in the lobe of each ear only. No other piercings are permitted, even if covered with tape.

Jewellery: a watch may be worn but no other jewellery is permitted.

A sensible outdoor coat may be worn to school over the school jumper/cardigan. Hoodies and tracksuit tops are not permitted. Please note a school blazer from Skoolkit can be worn over the school jumper/cardigan.