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Uniform and Jewellery


All pupils in Year 7 to 11 are required  to wear school uniform. Details of the uniform are shown below and the majority of the items are widely available in high street shops and other retail outlets. Assistance may be available for help with uniform costs for children in receipt of free school meals. Further details are available from the School.

Currently the suppliers for Great Marlow Schools uniform are:

GENERAL

  • All pupils are expected to wear school uniform and maintain a clean and tidy appearance.
  • All pupils are required to have the proper kit in school for Physical Education.
  • Make-up (for girls in Year 10 upwards) should be discreet.
  • It is not acceptable for pupils to adapt their general appearance to follow certain fashions of the day.

HAIR

  • Extremes of style and colour are not acceptable.
  • Tramlines/designs are not acceptable in hairstyles.
  • Check with the Director of Learning, Guidance & Support if in doubt.

JEWELLERY

The only items of jewellery which are acceptable are:

  • a small, plain single stud in each ear (to be removed for games)
  • a plain, simple ring (to be removed for games and Design & Technology)
  • watch

Pupils are responsible for the security of their own jewellery. OTHER VISIBLE BODY PIERCINGS ARE NOT PERMITTED.

Girls’ Uniform

COMPULSORY – The girls’ skirts and trousers are available from Hawkinsport, Bourne End. The uniform is to be worn by all girls in Years 7 -11.  It was introduced in September 2013 after consultation with students, parents, carers, governors and staff.
  • Skirt: black, twin inverted pleats front and back, side zipper pocket and school crest embroidered below the waistband.  It is available in two lengths.
  • Trousers: black with two mock pockets below the waistband. They are available in three lengths.
  • Shirt: plain white (Shirts should be tucked in at all times; top buttons should be done up; and any garment worn under them should not be visible.)
  • Tie: school crested tie. The school logo should be visible on the tie at all times.
  • Jumper: plain black “V” neck long sleeved jumper. (Optional.) Cardigans are not allowed. Sweatshirts and hooded tops are not to be worn under blazers.
  • Socks: plain colour. Natural or black tights.
  • Shoes: plain black leather shoes with low solid heels. (Trainers, plimsolls, stiletto heels, open sandals. or backless shoes are not suitable for school.
  • Blazer: black with the school badge on the breast pocket.
  • Belt: black. Simple, plain style
  • Coat: during the winter pupils should have a dark winter coat to wear.
  • Hats: a hat for warmth in winter or for sun protection in summer is permitted, but they must not be worn indoors.

Boys’ Uniform

  • Trousers: black. (They must be worn at the waist with no underwear visible.)
  • Shirt: plain white. (Shirts should be tucked in at all times; top buttons should be done up; and garments worn under them should not be visible.)
  • Tie: school crested tie. the school logo should be visible on the tie at all times.
  • Jumper: plain black V neck long sleeved. (Optional.) Sweatshirts and hooded tops are not to be worn under blazers.
  • Socks: plain colour.
  • Shoes: plain black leather. (Trainers, trainer style footwear or plimsolls are not suitable for school.)
  • Blazer: black with the school badge on the breast pocket.
  • Belt: black. Simple, plain style.
  • Coat: during the winter pupils should have a dark winter coat to wear.
  • Hats: a hat for warmth in winter or for sun protection in summer is permitted, but they must not be worn indoors.

Summer Uniform

Following consultation with parents, it has been agreed that during hot weather, ties and blazers need not be worn.
Timing will be at the discretion of the school and communicated via form tutors.

PHYSICAL EDUCATION KIT

BOYS GIRLS

Compulsory

  • Red polo shirt
  • Black shorts
  • Red football socks/white socks
  • Trainers (not plimsolls)
  • Shin pads
  • Rugby shirt
  • Red polo shirt
  • Black shorts/cycling shorts
  • Red football socks/white socks
  • Trainers (not plimsolls)
  • Shin pads
  • Rugby shirt
Optional But Recommended
  • Tracksuit top/rain jacket
  • Tracksuit bottoms
  • Black base layer
  • Tracksuit top/rain jacket
  • Tracksuit bottoms
  • Black base layer

PERSONAL BELONGINGS

Mobile Phones

  • The school does not accept any responsibility for lost, stolen or damaged phones.
  • Phones must be turned off during the day. This includes break and lunchtime.
  • Any phone seen or heard in school will be confiscated and a parent or carer will be required to come and collect it from the Headteacher the following day.

I-pods and MP3 Players

  • The school does not accept any responsibility for lost, stolen or damaged i-pods or MP3 players.
  • If used during the school day they will be confiscated.

You are responsible for your possessions.
In games lessons and whenever else required, watches and money should be handed in for safe keeping.

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