Bishop Aldhelm's CE

Primary School

Loved by God; United in Learning

Uniform

Foundation, Year 1 & Year 2

  • White polo shirt (with school logo optional)
  • Grey sweatshirt or grey sweatcardi with school logo.
  • Grey trousers, grey pinafore dress or skirt (all dresses/skirts must be of a length at least to the knee)
  • Plain grey or white socks  (all socks must be conventional socks and not ‘trainer sock’ style)
  • Black shoes with sensible heel and fastening

Seasonal variations:

  • Cold weather – dark grey or black tights.
  • Warm weather – grey, tailored shorts /  red gingham summer dresses (all dresses must be of a length at least to the knee).

Year 3, 4, 5 and 6

  • White, collared shirt & school tie (can be short sleeved) (no logo)
  • Grey sweatshirt or grey sweatcardi with school logo.
  • Grey trousers, grey pinafore dress or skirt (all dresses/skirts must be of a length at least to the knee)
  • Plain grey socks or white socks (all socks must be conventional socks and not ‘trainer sock’ style)
  • Black shoes with sensible heel and fastening

Seasonal variations:

  • Cold weather –  dark grey or black tights.
  • Warm weather – grey, tailored shorts / red gingham summer dresses (all dresses must be of a length at least to the knee). Children are also permitted to wear white polo shirts unless representing the school at a formal occasion when they will still need to wear a white shirt and school tie.

PE Uniform – All Years

  • Red polo shirt
  • Red sweatshirt with school logo
  • Red football shorts
  • Red football socks
  • White socks (all socks must be conventional socks and not ‘trainer sock’ style)
  • Plimsolls / trainers (Black or White)
  • Football boots (yrs 3 – 6)
  • Shin pads (yrs 3 – 6, Optional)

Seasonal variations:

  • Cold weather – Children may wear dark tracksuit bottoms (Plain & without logos) for outdoor games.

Please Note:

  • PE items must be kept in a NAMED drawstring bag.
  • Trainers/Plimsolls must either be kept in a drawstring bag within the classroom boot storage boxes or in your child's PE kit bag.
  • Long hair should be tied up; no metal hair clips should be worn.
  • During Gymnastics and Dance sessions children will be barefoot in the hall.
  • Plain ear studs should be removed and if they cannot be removed then a consent form, completed by the parent/carer must be completed before the child can take part in ANY physical activities.

Swim wear for years 3 and 4

  • Children should wear above knee swimming shorts – no Bermuda beach shorts / swimming costumes – no bikinis
  • Long hair tied back with hair band
  • Swimming hats and goggles may be worn
  • No jewellery to be worn on swimming days

Further uniform / dress code requirements - For all year groups

Jewellery

Children are not to wear jewellery to school but, in the case of children with pierced ears, they must wear plain studs and a permission form must be completed before they can take part in any physical activity (available from the school office).

Hair

Hair must be kept in its natural colour and tied back if shoulder length. Neither large hair adornments nor hair gel should be worn in school. Hair bands/scrunchies should be school colours (dark grey or red). No hair shaving lower than a grade 2 and no tramlines.

Nail Varnish

Nail Varnish is not allowed in school. If children wear this out of school, they must remove it before coming to school.

Coats

During colder weather, please ensure your child brings a coat with them to school. This must be an outdoor coat and not a hoody or a jumper.

 

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