School Uniform

School Uniform

All pupils (including Nursery children) are required to wear school uniform.
Samples of uniform are available to view/try on in the main school office, which is open daily between 8.15am-4.00pm, and at any of the scheduled transition drop-in sessions/meetings. Parents can purchase school uniform in one of three ways:

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Buy in-store

Cliffs School Wear,
11A-15 Printing Office St,
Doncaster DN1 1TJ
t: 01302 342983

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Buy online

To order and pay for school uniform online please click here to visit our supplier School Trends website. You can either pay online or, if you prefer, you can order online and send a cheque to: SchoolTrends, 10 Carley Drive, Westfield, Sheffield, S20 8NQ

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Buy by post

Alternatively, if you do not have access to the internet/or do not wish to order online, you can complete the order form below and order by post.

Download the order form

There are no minimum order quantities and your uniform will be delivered directly to your chosen address. As well as our approved decorated school uniform, you are also able to order plain items such as trousers, skirts and shirts.

Other ordering information including sizes, delivery information and the returns procedure is also available online.

Dress Code:

May we inform parents of the Directors’ policy on the Academy’s dress code.
All pupils including Nursery children are required to wear school uniform.
Generally smart appearance is encouraged (e.g. shirts inside trousers/skirts; caps removed in school).

General Dress

Black or Grey Trousers or Skirt/Pinafore dress

Blue Sweatshirt or Blue Cardigan

White Blouse or White Polo shirt

Plain Black Shoes/Plain Black Trainers/Black Sandals (all footwear should be black, flat, sensible and safe)


Summer Dress

Summer weight dress in plain blue, blue check or stripes.  Black or Grey Shorts (should be smart school shorts not the PE type)

Physical Education

Nursery children do not need a PE kit.

Children are expected to change into the following: Black Shorts (not knee length), Black Leotard (if preferred), White T-shirt, Trainers or Plimsolls, Tracksuit in inclement weather.                  

The basic premise for PE clothes is health and safety. If PE kit is not brought to school a spare kit may be provided. In order to be flexible because of changes in weather, PE may take place outside or inside, so please ensure you send your child with their full kit, as outlined above.

It is very important that all clothing and property are clearly marked with your child’s name.


Extremes of Fashion/Hair

At the discretion of the Principal/Senior Leadership Team, extremes of hair style/colour are not allowed. Lines/shapes or patterns cut into hair and extreme hair colours are classed as ‘extremes’ as are braids/cornrows.

Earrings/Jewellery

Earrings and other jewellery (except a simple watch) are not to be worn at school.  If pupils come to school wearing jewellery we may ask them to remove it themselves, which may lead to accidental loss.  For this reason it is much simpler if jewellery is not worn to school.  If ears are newly pierced, pupils will be monitored and then we will ask them to remove earrings after six weeks.  Earrings must be covered with tape during this six week period for health and safety reasons.  Note:- Please ensure any ear piercing is carried out during the long summer break to ensure earrings can be removed in September.  Parents may be interested to note that Ridgewood school currently operates a zero tolerance policy on earrings which states that no earrings at any time are permitted.

Make-up and Nail Varnish/NailArt/Tattoos

Make-up/nail varnish/nail art/tattoos – must not be worn in school.