Uniform / P.E. Kit

In order to maintain our high standards the Academy uniform as listed below must be worn at all times, including on journeys to and from the academy.

The Secondary uniform is sold by Whittakers Schoolwear.

Address:3/5 Town Street Farsley, Leeds LS28 5EN

Phone: 0113 256 6020

Website: www.whittakersschoolwear.co.uk

The Primary uniform is sold by Sports FX.

Address: 67-71 Northgate, Cleckheaton BD19 3HZ

Phone: 01274 879569

Website:

Girls Uniform (Reception – Year 6)

Boys Uniform (Reception – Year 6)

Additional guidance on Primary Uniform expectations:

Learners may choose to wear one pair of small stud earrings. Learners are not allowed to wear rings at any time. Learners are not allowed to wear any other visible piercings apart from one pair of stud earrings (this includes facial and tongue piercings).

Girl’s Uniform (Years 7 – 11)

Learners are not allowed to wear any other forms of jewellery (bracelet, necklace or chain) other than a watch, one pair of stud earrings and a non–offensive gel band (except when permission is granted for recognised religious or medical reasons).

Outdoor coats are not allowed to be worn inside the building. Denim and leather jackets are not acceptable as outdoor clothing. Make-up is not permitted. Learners must not adopt any eccentric hairstyles or colour (Principal’s discretion). Learners should not wear head bows, flowers or adornments of any kind other than a plain head band. If children come to school wearing such adornments, they will be asked to remove them. In order to maintain our high standards, learners who do not wear the correct uniform will be sent home.

Shalwar Kameez may be worn over the school shirt/blouse and tie. Fabric must be plain and approved by Academy staff – contact school reception for guidance.

Boy’s Uniform (Years 7 – 11)

Post 16 Dress Code

The dress code is formal business dress.

For girls this includes:

For boys this includes:

When in the school building learners cannot wear:

Secondary Physical Education Uniform:

All piercings must be removed for PE and Performing Arts Dance lessons. This is to protect the learner and others in the lesson from harm. Please see the PE pages in your child’s planner for other expectations in PE lessons

Tops:

Bottoms/Socks

Students can wear either plain black or plain blue track suit bottoms
or
Plain blue or black shorts (with plain blue or black football socks)

Optional Extras

Students can optionally wear extra layers for their PE lessons especially when the weather is expected to be raining or cold. (For safety reasons we will not allow students to wear coats or tops with hoods. We will not allow
students to wear the coat they walk to and from school in, as these may get damaged during the lesson).

** All items of clothing must be clearly marked with the students name. **

Outdoor coats are not to be worn in the building. Denim and leather jackets are not acceptable as outdoor clothing.

Other than a wrist watch no costume jewellery may be worn and take note that, a fancy deep sea diving watch or pilots watch is not acceptable, only simple utilitarian watches will be tolerated.

Students are not allowed to wear any visible piercings apart from one pair of stud earrings.

Students must not adopt any eccentric hairstyles or colour.

If you have any questions in respect of uniform in the first instance refer to the Frequently Asked Questions section of this part of the website alternatively email: mailto:uniform@bradfordacademy.co.uk

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