Uniform

Uniform FAQs.pdf

We want our students to look smart and be appropriately for dressed for school. The uniform policies for the main school and for the sixth form give full details of our uniform requirements. *Bournside items can be purchased from either of the following suppliers:

School Togs | www.schooltogs.com

252 High Street, Cheltenham, GL50 3HF
Tel: 01242 523632

The Schoolwear Company | www.theschoolwearcompany.co.uk

Unit 1 Lansdown Industrial Estate, Gloucester Road, Cheltenham, GL51 8PL
Tel: 01242 285999

Girls – Years 7 to 11

Every article of clothing must be plainly and permanently marked with the owner’s name:

  • Navy blue blazer with *Bournside badge
  • *Bournside school tie (green and blue stripes plus Year colour) For Year 7 2017 the stripe will be yellow
  • *Bournside navy pleated skirt with Bournside badge on left hip. The hem of the skirt must touch the knee and the badge be clearly visible
  • *Bournside navy, full length tailored trousers with Bournside badge on left hip
  • White shirt, regular or fitted – must button at the neck. Short shirt-style sleeves are allowed, but not cap sleeves
  • Navy blue V-necked pullover
  • Navy ankle socks, navy 3/4 socks, navy, black or natural-coloured plain tights
  • Black or dark brown leather shoes, plain style, low heel (no platforms, boots or trainers)
  • Green or navy blue apron for Technology

Physical Education

Compulsory

  • *Bournside white polo shirt with Bournside badge
  • Navy blue ‘skort’
  • *Bournside Emerald green hockey socks
  • White short sport socks
  • Predominantly white lace up trainers
  • Shin pads

Optional

  • *Bournside Micro fleece half zip top with Bournside badge and white piping
  • Navy tracksuit bottoms
  • *Bournside white base-layer
  • *Bournside Navy blue hooded top with Bournside badge- for after school sports only
  • *Bournside Sport polo shirt- for after school sports only
  • *Bournside GCSE PE Polo shirt (Key Stage 4 only) for indoor PE lessons
  • *Bournside Leadership polo shirt (Key Stage 4 only) for leadership lessons within core games

Gum shields are strongly recommended for hockey and all contact sports (please seek advice from your dentist.) Students benefit from having their own hockey stick and tennis racket (not compulsory.)

General

Rings and other jewellery are not to be worn, but one small “sleeper” or small, plain stud-type earring may be worn in either one or both ear lobes.

Hairstyles must be neat and tidy. Use of hair dye to achieve unnatural colours or unnatural colour combinations is not permitted. Hair should not be beaded. Hair accessories should be discreet. Hair should not be excessively short or cut with lines or patterns.

Make-up must be discreet. Nail varnish is not allowed and false nails/ nail extensions of any type are not allowed.

Boys – Year 7 to 11

Every article of clothing must be plainly and permanently marked with the owner’s name:

  • Navy blue blazer with *Bournside badge
  • *Bournside school tie (green and blue stripes plus Year colour). For Year 7 2017 the stripe will be yellow
  • *Bournside black, full length tailored trousers with Bournside badge on left hip
  • Dark socks
  • White plain shirt with long or short sleeves
  • Navy blue V-necked pullover
  • Plain black or dark brown leather shoes of conventional pattern (not boots or trainers)
  • Green or navy blue apron for Technology

Physical Education

Compulsory

  • *Bournside white polo shirt with Bournside badge
  • Navy blue shorts
  • *Bournside rugby/football top –navy/green fully reversible.
  • *Bournside Emerald green rugby/football socks
  • Rugby/Football boots. It should be noted that studs of the screw-in type must conform to the safety standards set by the Rugby Football Union.
  • White short sport socks
  • Predominantly white lace up trainers for indoor wear
  • Shin pads
  • Gum shields are strongly recommended for hockey and all contact sports (please seek advice from your dentist.)

Optional

  • *Bournside Micro fleece half zip top with Bournside badge and white piping
  • Navy blue tracksuit bottoms
  • White cricket trousers
  • White cricket jumper
  • *Bournside black base-layer
  • *Bournside Navy blue hooded top with Bournside badge- for after school sports only
  • *Bournside GCSE PE Polo shirt (Key Stage 4 only) for indoor PE lessons
  • *Bournside Leadership polo shirt (Key Stage 4 only) for leadership lessons within core games

General

Rings and other jewellery are not to be worn, but one small “sleeper” or small, plain stud-type earring maybe worn in either one or both ear lobes.

Hairstyles must be neat and tidy. Use of hair dye to achieve unnatural colours or unnatural colour combinations is not permitted. Hair should not be beaded. Hair accessories should be discreet. Hair should not be excessively short or cut with lines or patterns.

Make-up must be discreet. Nail varnish is not allowed.