“Pupils are welcoming and friendly and many are proud of their academy. ” Ofsted 2016
We feel that uniform is important to help the students establish themselves as part of the school community. Whilst the uniform should be smart and help give the young students pride in themselves it should also be comfortable, easy to wear and not a source of confrontation between staff and students.
We therefore ask that parents help to support us in this. Our basic new uniform consists of:
School uniform is available from Skoolkit at Unit 1 Totton Shopping Centre, 1 Commercial Road, Totton, SO40 3BX, telephone 023 8066 7600.Visit Skoolkit Website
Rings, necklaces, bracelets, earrings and studs are not permitted.
Trainers are not permitted except for PE.
Hair should be clean and tidy.
Boys are allowed to grow beards but these should be kept clean and tidy.
Girls are not allowed make up in the lower school, as they transfer to the upper school (Years 10 and 11) they will be allowed to wear discreet make up.
Extreme styles or fashion statements that the school deems to be unreasonable, along with any hair adornments are not permitted.
Any enquiries about uniform should be addressed to Mrs Hartley in the Finance Office.Contact Mrs Hartley