Uniform

We have worked with some of the students to produce a stylish, modern and professional uniform which the academy and community can be proud of - we hope you like it. Moreover, we have carefully chosen uniform items that are readily available, at a reasonable price, from several high street stores.

Uniform NEW2016

     V2 kilt grey (2)              V2 kilt grey (1)

Please refer to the table below for specifications and guidelines.

The Academy reserves the right to deem what is appropriate uniform

If in doubt please contact the Academy for clarification before purchasing the uniform.

 

Academy Uniform

Item

Uniform Specifications and Guidelines

Academy Jacket*

Grey jacket with the Academy logo

Academy Kilt* Girls have a choice of the Academy Kilt or black trousers (see below)

Trousers

Girls: Black tailored, straight or boot cut. No jeans, skinny, flared or stretch trousers

Boys: Straight black

Socks / Tights

Boys: White or black socks

Girls with trousers: white socks or flesh or black pop socks

Girls with kilts: black tights or black knee length socks

Shirt (must include a top button)

White, long or short sleeved

Academy Sleeveless Jumper*

Academy Long Sleeved V Neck Jumper*

Grey with purple stripe around collar + Academy logo

Academy Tie*

In one of 3 Chapter colours: teal, purple and green

Shoes

Black leather shoes not boots or trainers

 

Sports Kit

Item

Uniform Specifications and Guidelines

Academy Sports Rugby/Football Top*

Black long sleeved with purple panels and Academy logo

 for outdoor use

Academy Sports Polo Shirt*

White short sleeved with purple panels and Academy logo

for indoor use and outdoor summer use

Optional Tracksuit Trousers

 Plain black, no badges, logos or stripes

Sports Shorts

Plain Black

Sports Socks & Trainers

Plain Black

* These items may only be purchased direct from the Academy’s shop

 

Uniform Policy

Shoes: Plain black leather, not canvas. The sole should be no more than 1cm in depth and the heel should not exceed 3cm in height measured from the back of the shoe. No sling backs, open toed shoes, boots or trainers, including shoes that look like trainers are to be worn in the Academy.

Jewellery: Any form of jewellery is not allowed in the academy. This includes bracelets, ear rings, nose studs, eyebrow piercings, lip studs, ear stretchers or any form of retainer. Watches may be worn. Please note: Failure to comply with jewellery rules will lead to confiscation of the item.  The item will be returned at the end of term to a responsible adult. The Academy is not responsible for the loss of jewellery items. 

Hats and hoodies: Not to be worn in the Academy buildings. Hats may be worn outside the building to provide protection in cold weather.  No caps are to be worn.

Coats: Not to be worn in the Academy building. Coats can be worn whilst travelling to and from school and during breaks when the students are outdoors. Coats should be plain and practical.

Headwear: Must not obscure the face and should be plain black or white with no patterns or symbols

 

Other:

  • Long sleeve/coloured t-shirts should not be worn under white shirts.
  • Nail varnish and false acrylic nails are not permitted and students will be asked to remove these if worn.
  • If hair is dyed, it should be done using subtle natural colours.  Extreme hair styles are not permitted, including grade 1 haircuts and tramlines.
  • No student should wear a cardigan or a non-Academy jumper.
  • Large fashion belts are not permitted.
  • Make up, if worn should be discreet.  Students will be asked to remove excess make up.