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Watlington Primary School

Watlington
Primary School

Uniform

Uniform
All pupils are expected to wear school uniform and follow the policy below. Embroidered sweatshirts, polo shirts and PE T-shirts are available through the School Office. All items of clothing, especially P.E. kit and coats, should be clearly marked with the child’s name. All pupils (boys and girls) with shoulder length hair must tie it back neatly for school, using appropriate hair accesories. e.g. a plain hair bobble, a simple hairband, scrunchie or bow in black, grey, red or white or red/white checked.


Red/Grey sweatshirt/jumper or cardigan
White or red polo shirt
Grey or black trousers (no jeans); Grey or black skirt or pinafore  NB. Skirt lengths should not be too long, or narrow as they can be dangerous at playtimes. Smart knee length shorts – grey/black, Red/white dress
Black shoes (not trainers)
 

PE Kit
A white T-shirt, black shorts and trainers, suitable for indoor activities are required; tracksuit, sweatshirt or different jumper and trainers are necessary for outdoor activities, bare feet for indoor activities. We do not use plimsolls as these do not support children’s feet. All children must change their clothing and footwear for P.E. A named bag for P.E. kit is required.


PE KIT MUST BE KEPT IN SCHOOL ALL WEEK.


An old apron or shirt for art and craft activities is essential.

The following items are not permitted for school:

  • Fashion wear in general
  • Nail varnish or acrylic nails
  • Make - up
  • Dyed or tinted hair and hair fashion braids (different from neatly plaited hair)
  • Trainers or boots and shoes with high heels
  • Decorative hair accessories for example, bows, bands and bobbles that are not school colours
  • Hair gel
  • Jewellery, including body piercing, except a watch and a single set of small stud earrings, which must be able to be removed by the child for PE (staff are unable to remove earrings for them)
  • Patterns shaved into hair, hair shaved or clippered; fashion/extreme haircuts

If as a parent you are unsure about the exact requirements of our policy, please come and ask.