School Uniform

All items of school uniform, PE and games kit should be purchased from the official stockists of school uniform and PE kit, Schoolblazer, please see www.schoolblazer.com.

Please note: all articles brought to school must be clearly marked with the pupil’s name, with name tapes sewn on to garments. Pupils must arrive at School and depart from School in uniform unless special permission has been given. 

Uniform For Boys

  • Navy blue blazer with badge and charcoal-grey trousers from the official School outfitters only
  • School tie with logo from official School outfitters only
  • White shirt 
  • V-neck navy blue jumper in house colours from official School outfitters only
  • Black socks
  • Black low-heeled shoes, plain and polishable (no boots, suede shoes or trainer shoes are permitted)
  • School scarf/dark blue or black
  • Science - [protective clothing] - white laboratory coat
  • Food Technology - [protective clothing] - PVC or plain white apron
  • Art & Design – overall or old, adult size, shirt 
NB It is NOT permissible on hygiene grounds to use the same protective clothing for both Science and Food Technology.

PE/Games Kit

All items below are compulsory for all students:

  • School white PE shirt
  • School rugby shirt (reversible) & School games shorts 
  • School games socks
  • School tracksuit bottoms (either windproof and/or School Taslan waterproof)
  • School swimming shorts 
  • School hoody and/or Taslan waterproof top 
  • Cricket trousers (white)
  • School PE shorts
  • School cricket shirt
  • School cricket sweater (for Year 7 squad players)
  • School navy blue baselayer
  • NB The School waterproof top will be the only one permitted to be worn for all sporting activity (including PE and Games) at School

Other Equipment

  • Plain Navy Swim Hat
  • Predominantly Black Games Boots (Football/Rugby style) to be fitted with approved British Standard Rugby Safety Studs (kite marked) where required
  • Predominantly White Tennis or Training Shoes (which must be lace up in style) for PE and other sporting activities
  • White Socks
  • Cricket Clothing is not required until the Trinity (Summer) Term
  • Hockey Stick and Tennis Racquet - these are not essential items of equipment but anyone wishing to use their own stick and/or racquet is encouraged to do so

N.B. Any parents or pupils requiring clarification on the suitability of either existing or future footwear should contact either the Director of Sport (Mr Howe) or the Head of PE (Mr Davies) prior to purchase.

Uniform For Girls

  • Navy blue blazer with badge and skirt in tartan colours (no shorter than knee-length) from official School outfitters only
  • Fitted blouse with revers (long or short sleeved)
  • Navy blue jumper in House colours (no cardigans) from official School outfitters only
  • Opaque plain black tights (plain black ankle socks may be worn in the summer term)
  • Black LOW-HEELED, plain, polishable shoes (no thick soles, stiletto heels, suede or boots)
  • School Scarf /dark blue or black
  • Science (protective clothing) - white laboratory coat
  • Food Technology (protective clothing) - PVC or plain white apron
  • Art & Design – overall or old adult size shirt

NB It is not permissible on hygiene grounds to use the same protective clothing for both Science and Food Technology. Girls’ long hair must be tied back off the face for safety reasons. Any hair bands must be black.

PE/Games Kit

All items below are compulsory for all students:

  • School games shirt and skort
  • School white PE shirt
  • School games socks
  • School tracksuit bottoms (either windproof and/or School Taslan waterproof) 
  • School swimming costume with logo 
  • School hoody and/or Taslan waterproof top
  • School PE shorts
  • School navy blue baselayer

NB The School waterproof top will be the only one permitted to be worn for all sporting activity (including PE and Games) at School.
 

Other Equipment

  • Plain Navy Swim Hat
  • Predominantly Black Hockey/Astroturf Shoes 
  • Predominantly White Tennis or Training Shoes (which must be lace up in style) for PE and other sporting activities
  • White Socks
  • Hockey Stick. All girls require their own Hockey Stick which should be clearly marked with their own name and will be required for September
  • Tennis Racquet - this is not an essential item of equipment but anyone wishing to use their own racquet is encouraged to do so
  • White Cricket trousers for all squad players

N.B. Any parents or pupils requiring clarification on the suitability of either existing or future footwear should contact either the Director of Sport (Mr Howe) or the Head of PE (Mr Davies) prior to purchase
 

Safety Equipment

Shin Pads - Hockey
Parents/guardians are also strongly encouraged to ensure that all pupils have shin-guards for use in Hockey. This applies to all girls from Year 6 and to boys in Year 7 and upwards who are playing hockey. 

Gum Shield (For Hockey & Rugby) 
It remains the individual’s choice with regard to the wearing of a mouthguard, but parents/guardians are strongly advised to ensure that their child has a correctly fitted mouthguard for contact sports: Rugby Football and both Girls’ and Boys’ Hockey. 

Headguards (Rugby Football)
It is recommended that Junior Pupils and/or newcomers to the game of Rugby Football should consider the purchase of an IRB approved Rugby Headguard. This item assists in promoting confidence and also in reducing the chance and effect of potential injury.

Backpack

It is highly recommended to choose a backpack which will provide comfort and support to your child’s back. The ChiroPak is exclusively endorsed by the Chiropractors Association of Australia. It is ergonomically designed with a unique adjustable spinal board speci cally designed to allow you to shape the pack to your child’s back, evenly distributing weight & reducing the likelihood of back pain and spinal problems caused by carrying heavy items. The ChiroPak is available online at www.marathonbagsdirect.com or call Marathon School Supplies on 01932 359188.