UNIFORM PROVISION

SCHOOL SHOP

Perry Uniform has been appointed to supply Queen’s College uniform. Perry is a leading supplier of school uniform and sports kit and their website can be accessed at www.perryuniform.co.uk
Its service includes:

  • Internet-based ordering (available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week);...
  • I-size, an intelligent online sizing service to help you order the right sizes;
  • A personalised fitting service, by appointment, at our in-school measuring event;
  • Postage-free standard UK delivery service direct to your home or office;
  • Postage-free returns label to return items for whatever reason.

LABELLING OF CLOTHING

All clothing and equipment should be named on the inside of the garment. No clothing or equipment should be borrowed without the owner’s consent. All clothing should be neat and tidy and kept clean.

HAIR, MAKE UP AND JEWELLERY

Hair must be its uniform natural colour and cut in an orthodox manner in Years 7-10, tied back if otherwise it would reach the collar. Highlights are not allowed in Years 7-11.

In Years 7-11 make-up, chains, bracelets, rings and other jewellery are not allowed.  Earrings in Years 7-11 must be studs and the studs may only be small gold, silver or pearl round balls (Only one earing in each lobe)

At Sixth Form level, pupils may wear make-up and jewellery which is unobtrusive - ie a single ring, non-pendant earrings in the earlobe and/or a single gold or silver chain necklace. The Head of Sixth Form will give guidance and these privileges will be withdrawn if abused.

SCHOOL UNIFORM AND APPEARANCE

The dress and appearance of pupils must at all times reflect well on the individual and the school.

Pupils are required have a high standard of personal hygiene and clean shaven.

School uniform should be worn neatly while attending school and in travelling to school unless an explicit exception has been made by a member of staff.  Hoodies must not be worn with school uniform.

Blazers must be worn when travelling to and from School and throughout the school day.

Uniform must always be worn in detention.

The wearing of games kit in the Dining Room is not permitted, save on specified occasions when tracksuits should be worn.

Uniform must be worn until 5.30 pm on weekdays and into all weekday meals except supper. 

Hats and caps and other items of casual clothing may not be worn with uniform at any time.

Boarders may wear informal clothes in supper (but not hats) and on Saturday and Sunday, except for formal school engagements, fixtures, team teas etc. A mixture of informal clothes and uniform is not allowed.

 All items of uniform must conform to the school regulations. Outer garments – raincoats, anoraks etc – must be smart, dark in colour and without logos. Pupils who cycle to school should wear a reflective strip. The wearing of cycle helmets is strongly recommended.

Outer garments - raincoats, anoraks etc - must be smart, dark in colour and without logos.

All clothing and equipment should be named, No clothing or equipment should be borrowed without the owner’s consent.  All clothing should be neat and tidy and kept clean. 

Full clothing lists are sent out to all parents from time to time and are always available from the School Office.  Reference to these lists should avoid the purchase of inappropriate items and so avoid unnecessary extra expense.

Essential items of uniform for Years 7-11 are:

  • School blazer
  • School tie
  • Plain, black leather or patent shoes
  • Regulation skirt or trousers
  • Authorised school shirt or blouse
  • Tights with the skirt uniform should be black, nude colour in the summer
  • Socks with the trouser uniform should be grey or black
  • The blazer is standard wear, as well as for sports fixtures and for all formal occasions.

Items marked with an * must be purchased through the School Shop

SKIRT UNIFORM 

 

Skirt Uniform

Trouser Uniform

Notes

 

*Regulation skirt

*Regulation trousers

 

 

*School blazer

*School blazer

 

 

*Black v-neck pullover with gold piping

*Black v-neck pullover with gold piping

optional for wearing under blazer

 

*School tie

*School tie

 

 

White school shirt with formal ‘classic collar’

White school shirt with formal ‘classic collar’

 

 

Black tights

Grey or black socks

 

 

Plain black leather or patent leather shoes (no ‘shoe jewellery’)

Plain black polishable leather shoes

No platforms, stilettos or fashion pumps.

Flat shoes must have a rubber sole with low heels (lower than 1½ inches)

 

Jacket, anorak or coat

Jacket, anorak or coat

Gabardine, cotton or acrylic, not leather or fur

 

Plain white or flesh coloured bras only

 

 

 

SUMMER – as above except:

 

Plain white short-sleeved school blouse (revere collar) - In place of shirt and tie

Plain white short- or long-sleeved school shirt with tie

 

 

Natural or nude-coloured tights or white ankle socks

 

 

 

GAMES KIT

 

Skort Uniform

Shorts Uniform

 

 

*School track suit

*School track suit

 

 

*Black PE skort (white in summer)

*Black Training shorts

 

 

*Black/white PE polo shirt

*White & Black PE polo-shirt

 

 

*Black & gold school games socks

*Black & gold school games socks

 

 

Black swimming costume

Black swimming trunks

 

 

Towel (with loop)

Towel (with loop)

 

 

White sports socks

White sports socks

 

 

Yellow or black and gold swimming cap

Yellow or black and gold swimming cap

 

 

1 pair trainers for indoor use

1 pair trainers for indoor use

Light-coloured sole

 

1 pair trainers for outdoor activities incl Astroturf

1 pair trainers for outdoor activities incl Astroturf

 

 

Hockey stick

Hockey stick

Named ineradicably

 

Tennis racket

Tennis racket

Named ineradicably

 

Black cycling shorts

1 pair rugby boots

 

 

*Black Hockey Shirt

*School rugby shirt

 

 

Black Base Layer leggings

*Black rugby shorts

 

 

White Baselayer top

White Baselayer top

 

 

White cricket shirt

White cricket shirt

Only compulsory for team players

 

White cricket trousers

White cricket trousers

Only compulsory for team players

 

*School trimmed cricket sweater

*School trimmed cricket sweater

Only compulsory for team players

 

Cricket boots or trainers

Cricket boots or trainers

Only compulsory for team players

 

Gum shield

Gum shield

 

 

Shin pads

Shin pads

 

 

Performing Arts Kit (if necessary)

Performing Arts Kit (if necessary)

Order through performing Arts teachers

 

2 Padlocks and 2 keys for lockers

2 Padlocks and 2 keys for lockers

Spare keys to be given to the Houseparent

 

BOARDERS’ PERSONAL ITEMS

 

Item

Notes

 

Casual clothing for evenings and weekends

 

 

Footwear for evenings and weekends

 

 

6 Sets of underclothing

 

 

2 Sets of pyjamas

 

 

1 Pair slippers

 

 

1 Dressing gown

 

 

4 Towels (with loops)

 

 

1 Duvet

Supplied by School, but many pupils bring their own

 

2 Duvet covers

Supplied by School, but many pupils bring their own

 

Toiletries

 

 

Photographs and small posters

 

 

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