Uniform

THE ACADEMY TAKES A PRIDE IN ITS DISTINCTIVE UNIFORM

The Academy takes a pride in its distinctive uniform. Every student is expected to wear the uniform.

  • Grey blazer with braiding and embroidered Academy logo. This item must be purchased from Uniformbase.
  • Black V neck jumper with embroidered logo to be worn over shirt at all times. This item must be purchased from Uniformbase.
  • Academy Mini School clip-on tie (a different colour tie for each Mini School).
  • White collared short or long sleeved shirt (no polo) – large neck to enable the top button to be fastened, and long enough to tuck into skirt/trousers.
  • Black plain trousers (not tight, shiny or denim style material, or skinny fit allowed for boys/girls).
  • Black Academy approved straight knee length skirt. This item must be purchased from Uniformbase and no other retailers.
  • Black/white knee length socks only (no ankle socks).
  • Plain black tights.
  • Plain black flat shoes with no accessories including; decorations, bows, studs, buttons, brooches etc. (enclosed toe and heel – important for Health and Safety when in labs, technology rooms).
  • PE Kit – black tracksuit pants with embroidered Academy logo, black PE top with embroidered Academy logo, black shorts, black sweatshirt with embroidered Academy logo. These items must be purchased from Uniformbase. The PE Kit will also be worn for all Dance lessons in Phase One. Please note, trainers for PE must not be black soled, they must be non-marking trainers to avoid marking the sports floors.
  • Football boots required for all year groups.
  • GCSE/A level Dance Kit – Boys black plain jogging pants or shorts and plain blue t-shirt purchased from Uniformbase and girls blue leotard (purchased from Uniformbase) and plain thick black leggings.
  • BTEC Performing Arts Kit – Boys black plain jogging pants or shorts and plain blue t-shirt purchased from Uniformbase and girls blue leotard (purchased from Uniformbase) and plain thick black leggings or students can wear the BA PE kit but we request that there is no mixing or matching of the Dance Kit and the PE Kit.
  • AS/A2 Performing Arts Dance Kit –
  • Boys black plain jogging pants or shorts and plain blue t-shirt purchased from Uniformbase and girls blue leotard (purchased from Uniformbase) and plain thick black leggings. *Please note students are only requested to purchase the Dance Kit when taking Dance as an option in Phase Two or Three.
  • Coats – no hoodies or zipped up jumpers or non uniform jumpers are allowed.
  • BA school bag for all Year 7 and 8 students. This item must be purchased from Uniformbase.
  • School bag – large enough for A4 folder for Years 9/10/11/12/13/14.
  • No handbags.
  • No jewellery (except watch).
  • No piercings at all, including facial and tongue.
  • No makeup.
  • No pencilled in eyebrows.
  • No nail varnish or false nails.
  • No coloured hair accessories i.e. coloured bows, headbands, clips etc. Hair bands can be neutral, black or white.
  • No inappropriate haircuts or colours e.g. tram lines, shaved heads, mullets, dip dyed hair colours, contrasting extreme colours not suitable for work based environments e.g. pink, red, purple, green etc. Please be advised that all haircuts need to be a minimum of a grade two cut and no shorter.  The top of the haircut should not be disproportionate to the length of the sides.

Please note for students whose religion requires them to wear any alternative items, parents/carers should contact the Principal for agreement. Head coverings should be plain black.

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