School Uniform

The King Edward VI School Girls’ Uniform (Years 9-11)

Trousers

Black only with school badge – Authorised style only (please see Emblematic website) www.emblematic.co.ukTrousers must not be rolled up.

Skirt

Black with the school badge – Authorised style only. Skirts must be an appropriate length and must not be rolled over at the waist.

Shirt

Plain white shirt with a collar. No logos allowed. Shirts must be tucked into trousers.

Blazer

Black with School Badge – Authorised style only. Blazers must be worn at all times.

Tie

School Tie only – must be worn at all times.

School jumper

Black V neck jumper with school badge. (Optional)

Belt

Black or grey belts only to be worn with trousers where there are belt loops.

Shoes

Plain black low heeled shoes, suitable for school (no trainers mules, sandals, flip flops, thin heeled shoes, pumps or boots). Dark socks only.

Jewellery

Watches are permitted (rings, bracelets or necklaces are not permitted).

One earring per lobe – small and plain sleeper or stud (facial jewellery or retainers are not permitted).

Hair

Hairstyles must be an appropriate style and a natural colour.

Make up

Must be natural looking only.

No fake nails are to be worn.

Outdoor wear

No outdoor wear, such as coats, hats, scarves must be worn in the building and no baseball caps or denim to be worn on the school site. School jumpers can only be worn beneath the school Blazer. No other jumper / hoody will be accepted.

For all uniform we reserve the right to determine suitability for school.

 

The King Edward VI School Boys’ Uniform (Years 9-11)

Trousers

Black only with school badge – Authorised style only (please see Emblematic website) www.emblematic.co.uk.

Shirt

Plain white shirt with a collar. No logos allowed. Shirts must be tucked into trousers.

Blazer

Black with School Badge – Authorised style only. Blazers must be worn at all times.

Tie

School Tie only – must be worn at all times.

School jumper (Optional)

Black V neck jumper with school badge.

Belt

Black or grey belts only to be worn with trousers where there are belt loops.

Shoes/boots

Plain black low heeled shoes, suitable for school (no trainers mules, sandals, flip flops, thin heeled shoes, pumps or boots). Dark socks only.

Jewellery

Watches are permitted (rings, bracelets or necklaces are not permitted).

One earring per lobe – small and plain sleeper or stud (facial jewellery or retainers are not permitted).

Hair

Hairstyles must be an appropriate style and a natural colour.

Outdoor wear

No outdoor wear, such as coats, hats, scarves must be worn in the building and no baseball caps or denim to be worn on the school site. School jumpers can only be worn beneath the school Blazer. No other jumper/hoody will be accepted.

If a student arrives to school in the incorrect uniform, they must rectify this before they enter the tutor room. Where the uniform cannot be corrected immediately (i.e. trainers, skirt etc.) students are to be sent to the Student Support Area to borrow. If there is no uniform to borrow then the student will be given one day’s grace. After this time, or where there is no parental explanation, students will be placed into the Bridging room until rectified.

A doctor’s note must be provided where, for medical reasons, students cannot wear school shoes.

For all uniform we reserve the right to determine suitability for school.

 

The King Edward VI School PE Kit (Years 9-11)

Girls PE Kit

Compulsory

A choice of one of the following three tops.

Rugby shirt, polo shirt, or t-shirt (please see Emblematic website).

Black shorts or skirt

Black sports socks with a red band.

Optional

Hoody (please see Emblematic website).

Black tracksuit bottoms or authorised  sports leggings from Emblematic.

 

Boys PE Kit (Years 9-11)

Compulsory

A choice of one of the following three tops.

Rugby shirt, polo shirt, or t-shirt (authorised style only, please see Emblematic website).

(All boys will play rugby we therefore would advise that a rugby shirt would be more durable).

Black shorts.

Black sports socks with a red band.

Optional

Hoody (please see Emblematic website).

Black track suit bottoms.

 

Year 12 and Year 13 Dress Code

We require students to come to school in dress appropriate to our school’s working environment.

Student ID/access passes must be carried at all times.

Male:

  • Plain black, white or grey tops
  • Plain black, white or grey jumper
  • Black or grey trousers or black jeans
  • Plain black shoes (leather/suede)

Female:

  • Plain black, white or grey tops
  • Plain black, white or grey jumper
  • Black or grey trousers or black jeans
  • Standard length skirt or dress (black/grey/plain) Standard length is defined as no more than two inches (5cm) above the knee
  • Plain black shoes (leather/suede)

All Post 16 Students:

  • Tops must have no patterns / pictures / stripes (inc. pinstripe)/ large logos
  • Trousers must be worn to the waist.  Blue / grey / faded denim is not allowed
  • No hoodies on site. Outdoor wear should be coats.
  • No low cut tops or bare midriffs / no strappy or cut-away tops / exposed shoulders
  • No visible body piercings except pierced ears. No extreme piercings will be allowed (Scaffold piercings, expanders, daith, orbital etc).  Please note that we consider a retainer to be a piercing. No visible tattoos
  • Hair should be a natural colour and appropriate style. Make up, including nail polish, should be suitable for a professional working environment. No fake nails are to be worn
  • No outdoor wear to be worn inside school or in classrooms, including coats, hats and scarves
  • No trainers or canvas footwear

 

If a student arrives at a lesson or registration in incorrect uniform negative comment must be given. Where the uniform cannot be corrected immediately (i.e. trainers, skirt) students to be sent to SSA.

Students will have to borrow uniform or be placed into the Bridging room until rectified.

A doctor’s note must be provided where, for medical reasons, students cannot wear school shoes.

Students are not allowed hoodies, non-school jumpers, tracksuit tops on the school site. Coats can be worn over Blazers outside only. Blazers must be worn at all times when indoors. They can be removed at the Teacher’s discretion in lesson time.