Uniform

Our expectations with regard to school uniform are high.  ALL pupils must look smart and presentable at all times. 

 

If you are in doubt about an item of clothing and its suitability please consult our list below or look at the images in the link. 

 

Year group Guidance Managers can

also be contacted if you have a query about your son/daughter's school uniform. 

Please label your son/daughter's school clothing with their name.

 

School Uniform for Pupils

 

Plain white shirt (short sleeve in the summer if preferred)

School tie clip on (available from school)

Black blazer (plain) - school badge to be purchased separately either from school or the

supplier

Black Cardigan/v neck jumper (plain acrylic/cotton/wool - no design or logo)

Black shoes (leather/vinyl) - no canvas pumps, trainers or boots (photos supplied in the

'uniform examples' above)

Suitable coat - no hoodies

 

Girls' Uniform

•    Black school pleated skirt or trousers (not leggings, jeans or jeggings - not tight material

for skirts or trousers)

•    Black or grey tights, woolen tights or ankle socks

 

Boys' uniform

 

Black school trousers (not jeans or tight material)

Black or grey socks

 

Standards of Appearance

  • Make-up is discouraged. Jewellery, false nails, coloured nail varnish and false eyelashes are not permitted in school.

  • Girls and boys with pierced ears should, for reasons of safety, wear stud earrings and only one in each ear. No visible body or facial piercings are allowed, this includes spikes and expanders. This is not an exclusive list.  

  • Extreme hairstyles must be avoided: 

  • No extreme haircuts

  • No cuts shorter than a grade 2

  • No coloured hair, eg. natural colour only

  • No tramlines, razor cuts, beading or non natural hair coloured braiding

  • Trainers are not to be worn as normal footwear.

  • Hoodies and coats or garments with slogans are not allowed. There should be no variation of this uniform and coats should not be worn in school.

 

This is not an exclusive list.  Final judgements will always rest with the Senior Leadership

Team & the Guidance Managers of the school.

 

Where to obtain the uniform

'Skoolkit' at 31 Leigh Road, Eastleigh are the main supplier.  Telephone 02380 629095..

 

Shirts:

Shirts can be bought at a retail outlet of your choice eg. Marks and Spencers, John Lewis, Asda

and Tesco or alternatively from Skoolkit.

 

Ties:

You will be able to buy the school tie from the school.  Stock will be available in school during term

time.  Years 7 and 8 wear a red and grey striped tie and Years 9, 10 and 11 wear a black and grey

striped tie. Prefects and Pupil Leadership Team will have a different colour and design. 

 

Blazers:

Blazers are to be plain black and can either be purchased at Skoolkit or at a retail outlet of your

choice eg. Marks and Spencer, John Lewis, Asda, and Tesco.  Jumpers and cardigans can be worn

underneath & in addition to a blazer.

 

Badges:

If the blazer does not have the Toynbee embroidered badge, badges can be purchased in school. 

They will need to be hand sewn onto the blazer positioned on the left breast pocket.

 

Skirts:

Pleated black girls skirts can be bought at a retail outlet of your choice eg. Marks and Spencer,

John Lewis, Asda, and Tesco or at Skoolkit.

 

No other style of skirt should be worn and skirts should be knee level or no more than 2 inches

above the knee.

 

Trousers:

Trousers should be black and plain and can be bought at a retail outlet of your choice eg. Marks

and Spencer, John Lewis, Asda, and Tesco or at Skoolkit.  No leggings, jeans, jeggings or tight

material should be worn.

 

Jumpers/Cardigans:

Black v-neck jumpers and cardigans are available from Skoolkit or at a retail outlet of your choice.

Shirts must be tucked in at all times and school blazers are to be worn throughout the year. If classrooms or the weather conditions are exceptionally hot, the School Leadership team will notify pupils of any uniform 'allowances.'

 

PE

A towel for use after taking a shower and changes of underwear and socks, are essential. All

games and PE kit should be taken home after use for washing. Pupils should be reminded to bring

it to school on the appropriate days and should not wear their day clothes for PE. A gum-shield is

recommended for hockey (boys and girls) and rugby (boys) but is not compulsory. In Year 11 both

boys and girls are allowed to wear plain black tracksuit bottoms or dance trousers for their PE

lesson, if they wish.

 

Girls’ PE Wear:

Plain black polo shirt from the school supplier or plain black T-shirt

Black reversible Rugby shirt with red band from the school supplier, or a plain black sweatshirt (no

hoods)

Black shorts

Black or white trainers (no plimsolls)

Long red sports socks or short plain white sports socks (depending on the activity)

Football boots (metal studs are not allowed on the synthetic pitch) and shin guards

 

Boys’ PE Wear:

Plain black polo shirt from the school supplier or plain black T-shirt

Black reversible Rugby shirt with red band from the school supplier, or a plain black sweatshirt (no

hoods)

Black shorts

Black or white trainers (no plimsolls)

Long red sports socks or short plain white sports socks (depending on the activity)

Football boots (metal studs are not allowed on the synthetic pitch) and shin guards

(Boxer shorts must not be worn during PE lessons; tighter fitting underpants should be worn.)

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