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. Branded Bournside items can be purchased from Schooltogs or The Schoolwear Company.

School Togs | www.schooltogs.com

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

The Schoolwear Company | www.theschoolwearcompany.co.uk

Unit V1 Kingsville Road, Kingsditch Trade Park, Cheltenham, GL51 9LX
Tel: 01242 285999

Girls, Years 7-11 General

  • Navy blue blazer with Bournside badge.
  • Bournside school tie (green and blue stripes plus Year colour). For Year 7 2015 the stripe will be blue.
  • Navy blue or black skirt at least knee length, appropriate for school. ‘A line’ or ‘pencil’ skirts are allowed but skirts must not have a high lycra content. A centre back vent only is allowed.
  • Black, full length tailored trousers with straight leg and side or front zip, maximum width at ankle 22 cm.
  • 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.

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.

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

Boys, Years 7-11 General

  • Navy blue blazer with Bournside badge.
  • Bournside school tie (green and blue stripes plus Year colour). For Year 7 2015 the stripe will be blue.
  • Dark grey or black trousers.
  • 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.

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.

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.
  • Predominantly white lace up trainers for indoor wear
  • Shin pads
  • Gum shields are recommended for 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