School Uniform

CORNWALLIS ACADEMY – UNIFORM AND APPEARANCE POLICY 2019-2020

Students are expected to wear full, correct school uniform for reasons of health and safety, supporting positive behaviour and promoting a strong school identity. Along with the uniform described below all students are required to wear a year group tie as below:

Year 7 – Blue
Year 8 – Black
Year 9 – Green
Year 10 – Yellow
Year 11 – Red

Boys UniformWhere to purchase
Cornwallis Jumper with Purple Trim Supplied by www.simmonds-ltd.com
Cornwallis TieSupplied by www.simmonds-ltd.com
Formal button to neck white shirt – can be long or short sleevedAvailable from Simmonds or a shop of your choice
Classic black school trousers; jean style or tightly fitting trousers are not permitted – Belts are optional however should be formal in style and not have large logo or symbol bucklesAvailable from Simmonds or a shop of your choice
Dark socksAvailable from Simmonds or a shop of your choice
Girls Uniform Where to purchase
Cornwallis jumper with purple trim or Cornwallis cardigan with purple trimSupplied by www.simmonds-ltd.com
Cornwallis tieSupplied by www.simmonds-ltd.com
Formal button to neck white shirt – can be long or short sleevedAvailable from Simmonds or a shop of your choice
Black pleated skirt with elasticated waistSupplied by www.simmonds-ltd.com
or classic styled school trousers;  leggings, jean style or tightly fitting trousers are not permittedAvailable from Simmonds or a shop of your choice
Black ankle socks or opaque black or natural tightsAvailable from Simmonds or a shop of your choice
Footwear Where to purchase
Black closed toe formal shoes (or formal waterproof boots in the winter) for use throughout the schoolTrainers or sports/leisure footwear of any colour are not acceptable. Socks should be dark and worn underneath trouser legs.  Trousers must be worn over the top of shoes and not tucked into socks or bootsBoots must be worn under trouser legs  Available from a shop of your choice
Unisex PE KitWhere to purchase
Cornwallis black PE polo shirt with school logo Supplied by www.simmonds-ltd.com
Cornwallis black and white reversible long sleeved sports top or Black/purple hooded school sweatshirt (please note the hooded sweatshirt is NOT suitable for Rugby) Supplied by www.simmonds-ltd.com
Plain black sports shorts – no stripes or large logosAvailable from Simmonds or a shop of your choice
Long black sports socks / short white socksAvailable from Simmonds or a shop of your choice
Plain black tracksuit bottoms – no stripes or large logosAvailable from Simmonds or a shop of your choice
Shin pads, gum shieldAvailable from Simmonds or a shop of your choice
Girls  – Black Skirt with Purple and white strip on side or black leggings 
Jewellery – None to be worn during sport  
Outdoor clothing
plain dark coat/anorak/jacket suitable for wet weather – denim/leather/hoodies/clothing with large logos or writing should not be wornAvailable from Simmonds or a shop of your choice
Jewellery
One small pair of gold/silver sleeper studs, one worn in each ear lobe is permissible.  Jewellery worn in any other piercing (e.g. eye-brow, nose, upper ear, lip, tongue etc) is NOT permitted
Additional items of jewellery, with the exception of a watch should not be worn.  E.g. necklaces/chains, bracelets, rings etc.
Make-up
Make up should not be excessive and be natural in appearance
Nail varnish – or acrylic nails must not be worn
Hair styles-one natural colour only. No extreme hairstyles and a minimum of grade 2 cut for all students.