School Uniform

Our uniform consists of:
• Black blazer with college badge
• White shirt
• College tie
• Black college trousers (not skinny fit or ‘drainpipe’ style)
• Black college skirt which is knee length
• Black tights (not patterned)
• Black college shoes (no canvas pumps or trainers permitted)
• College bag big enough to fit an A4 file
• Black or Navy blue coat

Our PE kit consists of:
• Polo shirt
• Shorts
• Leggings
• Fleece
• Rugby top
• Socks

All pupils are expected to wear full college uniform at all times and their appearance should be appropriate to a working environment. Shirts must be tucked in, top buttons fastened and ties tied so that 6 stripes are visible underneath the knot.

Hoodies or tracksuit tops are not permitted and will be confiscated. Coats are not to be worn around the building.

Our uniform is stocked by Schoolwear Solutions at their Schoolwear Centre store (1-3 Abbeygate Street, Nuneaton, CV11 4EJ) and by Matchfit Kit on the Weddington Road in Nuneaton.
  • Jewellery and Makeup

    Pupils are permitted to wear a wristwatch and one pair of plain gold or silver studs in the lower earlobe. Piercings must be taken out prior to all PE lessons and sporting activities.
    Any other jewellery worn will be confiscated and placed into the college safe for collection at the end of the day. Should there be a third occasion of confiscation, parents and carers are invited into college to collect their child’s jewellery.

    Make-up in years 7 and 8 is not allowed.
    Make-up in years 9, 10 and 11 is to be discreet and natural looking if it is to be worn at all. False eyelashes are not permitted, nor are fake tans.
    Nail varnish is not to be worn and false nails are also not allowed.
    In the event of a make-up / nail varnish infringement, pupils will be asked to remove their make-up and or nail varnish in house office. The Headteacher decision with uniform (including hairstyles, make-up, nail varnish and jewellery) is final.
  • Equipment

    It is our expectation that all pupils must have the following pieces of equipment with them in college every day:
    • Pen (Black/Blue ink)
    • Pencil
    • Ruler
    • Planner
    • Green Pen

    It is advised that pupils also attend college with the following equipment so that they are prepared for all aspects of learning:
    • Coloured pencils
    • Maths set
    • Pencil sharpener
    • Pencil case
    • Rubber
    • Glue stick
    • Scientific calculator (Casio FX83 or 85)

Unacceptable Uniform Alternatives

  • Shoes

  • Trousers

  • Skirts

  • Bags