Boys Uniform

From September 2017

  • Black tailored trousers (not denim, slim or skinny fit).  
  • School blazer with school badge (compulsory for all years 7-11)
  • White shirt with fastening top button 
  • Year group clip on tie
  • Black V necked pullover optional (no logo) 
  • Dark plain outdoor coat
  • Plain black socks
  • Plain, black formal sturdy shoe, which can be polished (without logos/ flashes/ tabs/ ankle straps/ metal and different coloured trimmings). Trainers, trainer look shoes and canvas footwear are strictly not permitted under any circumstances irrespective of whether described as a 'school shoe' by retailers

Whilst we appreciate that not everyone will shop in this store, the booklet we have collated does provide a very comprehensive range of shoe styles which are all acceptable for school for the academic year 2016/17. Please note however, this does not imply any endorsement of products and services.

PE Uniform
  • Black / red reversible rugby top embroidered with school badge
  • Black shorts embroidered with school badge
  • Black socks
  • Football boots
  • Outdoor training shoes
  • Shin pads (compulsory)
  • Gum shield (recommended) for soccer and rugby
  • Black tracksuit bottoms embroidered with school badge (optional)
  • Navy rain jacket embroidered with school badge (optional)
PE Uniform - Indoor Games / Dance / Gymnastics / Athletics
  • White polo shirt embroidered with school badge
  • White shorts embroidered with school badge
  • White ankle socks
  • Training shoes
  • Swimming shorts - towel, gym bag

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Year 10 Parents Evening

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Albert Street

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Rivington Lane

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