Dress Code

The correct uniform must be worn at all times whilst at school and when travelling to and from school.

Sweatshirt

Navy blue v-neck with school logo (Goodwin logo from January 2017)

Shirt

White, short sleeved polo shirt with school logo (Goodwin logo from January 2017)

Skirt/trousers

Black, in school styles. The style of skirt should be straight or ’A’ line with no frills or decoration. Skirt hems should be no more than 5cm above the knee. Short trousers/culottes/shorts are not allowed. Corduroy, denim, jean or jersey (stretch fabric) material or style are not allowed. Jean-style is defined as “outside seams or pockets, rivets or denim/denim type material”. No cargo pants or leggings are to be worn. Outside zips, labels and logos are not allowed.

Belts

Belts should be black, no wider than 6cm, with a plain buckle.

Shoes

Sensible black shoes. No backless slip-on shoes or flip-flops/sandals. No trainers. Heels, no higher than 5cm. No canvas/plimsoll/pump-type shoes eg, Converse, Vans etc. No boots

Socks/Tights

Socks must be worn with either a skirt or trousers. Socks should be plain black or navy with both trousers and with a skirt. If tights are to be worn they should be black or flesh coloured.

Coat

Any dark coloured coat suitable for school, with no logos or patterns. No denim, leather/leather effect or fur. No tracksuit tops or hoodies. Coats or body-warmers must not be worn in lessons.

Hair

Style and colour must be appropriate for school. Hair should be no shorter than a “number 2” cut. Fashion gimmicks are not acceptable (eg, tramlines or logos). Hair should be of a natural colour – no extremes of colour (eg, reds, blues). No hair extensions are permitted. Long hair must be tied back for safety, when necessary. Other than a black/brown plain hair band or a black/brown alice band, hair accessories should not be worn.

Hats/Caps

Must not be worn on school premises.

Boys’ PE Kit

School PE T-shirt (not school polo shirt worn during the day for lessons). Black/Dark blue tracksuit/jogging bottoms, black shorts, trainers, white socks. Shin pads/football boots/rugby top optional.

Girls’ PE Kit

School  PE T-shirt (not school polo shirt worn during the day for lessons). Black/Dark blue tracksuit/jogging bottoms, trainers, white socks. Shin pads/football boots/rugby top optional.

Jewellery

One plain pair of stud earrings or sleepers and one plain ring is allowed. No other jewellery or facial/body piercing is allowed including diamante earrings. Bangles, bracelets etc are not allowed. Necklaces can only be worn inside clothing and not be visible. Necklaces have to be removed to undertake activities such as DT/PE where they may pose health and safety risks.

Make-up

Only make-up which is lightly applied/natural-looking is allowed. Decisions about whether a student is wearing too much make-up rests with school staff. A student considered to be wearing too much/inappropriate make-up will be required to remove it. Nail varnish (including false nails, gel acrylics and nail art) are not appropriate for school and should not be worn.
Students are expected to follow the School Uniform Rules. Students not complying with these will be sent home to change into correct uniform or, alternatively, will be withdrawn from lessons to the Inclusion Room.
Where possible, please label all items of clothing so that we can identify the owner and return lost items.
Please note – it is not advisable to send students to school with high-value items of clothing eg. SuperDry coats. Please note that the school accepts no responsibility for accident or loss.

 

The uniform order form can be downloaded here.

Order Form