Suppliers of Uniform

The items on the Uniform Lists are normally available from the following suppliers, who have agreed to try to maintain a stock of uniform items approved in consultation with the school

Baillie’s
23-27 High Street
BANGOR
BT20 5BG
(028 91270412)

C A Gowdy Ltd
121-131 Woodstock Road
BELFAST
BT6 8AB
(028 90459052)

Littles
254/256 Woodstock Road
BELFAST
BT6 9DN
(028 90458372)

Lion Sports
King House
39 High Street
HOLYWOOD
BT18 9AB
(028 90421542)

Roberts School Wear
24 Central Avenue
BANGOR
BT20 3AF
(028 91270516)

J Wood Stuart Ltd
(Boys only)
50 Upper Arthur Street
BELFAST
BT1 4TJ
(028 90326448)

Warnocks (1982)
791-793 Lisburn Road
BELFAST
BT9 7GX
(028 90381828)

School Days NI Ltd
16 Holywod Road
Holywood Arches
BELFAST
BT4 1NT

(028 90471995)

SHOES ARE AVAILABLE AT

Clarks Shoes (any branch)

Cordners
13 Conway Square
NEWTOWNARDS
BT23 4DA
(028 91813144)

Inn Shoes
Carryduff Shopping Centre
61a Saintfield Road
CARRYDUFF
BT8 8HL
(028 90790783)

Boys

These regulations have been designed for the benefit of parents, pupils and the school.

Indoor Wear


Shoes Plain, black laced leather shoes of traditional style with rounded toes. Boots should not be worn. Heels no higher than 3 cms. Shoes should be regularly polished.
 
Socks Fine plain dark grey or black socks.
 
Trousers Plain black flannels. Fashion trousers should not be worn.
 
Shirt Plain white shirts. A t-shirt worn beneath the shirt must not be coloured or patterned.
 
Tie Regulation school tie.
 
Pullover Regulation school grey, plain, fine, machine-knitted, wool pullover with V-neck and [Years 8-12] school colours at the neck band.
 
Blazer Regulation school blazer with badge, in Melton cloth.

Outdoor Wear


Coats Plain navy, black or dark green outdoor coat free of motif or decoration OR plain navy, black or dark green waterproof nylon jacket.
 
Scarf Regulation school scarf.
 
Outdoor Wear The Blazer is to be worn to/from school and to/from class. Outdoor coats and scarves are to be worn to/from school only and not during the school day.

School hooded tops are part of extra-curricular wear and as such should be worn for PE, Games and specific extra-curricular activities only. During periods of cold weather (normally from the start of December to the end of February) pupils may be given permission to wear the school hooded top (green or black) to/from school as an alternative to an outdoor coat.

Non-school hooded or tracksuit tops are not to be worn at any time. School hooded tops in colours other than green or black are to be worn only for the activity for which they were purchased (eg ski trip).

Sixth Form


Pullover Plain, fine and neat-fitting machine-knitted, mid-grey or black V-neck wool pullover or cardigan with a school badge, but no school colours at the neck band.
 
Shoes Slip-on shoes, which otherwise conform, are regarded as acceptable alternatives.
 
Tie Special sixth form tie available from the Accounts Office.

Appearance


Hair All boys are expected to keep their hair clean, neat and tidy. It should be above the eyebrows and above the ears and no longer than the shirt collar at the back. Hair which falls over the eyes when the head is bowed should be cut. Boys should be clean shaven; side-burns to the bottom of the ear-lobe. Extreme hairstyles and colours should not be worn.
 
Shirts Should be worn tucked into trousers.
 
Make-up Make-up should not be worn with school uniform at any time.
 
Jewellery No jewellery is to be worn except a plain signet ring and ONE badge (non-sectarian, non-political). There should be no piercings or visible tattoos.
 
Labels All items must be clearly labelled with the owner's name.

Further details can be found in the Information for Parents Booklet.

Girls

These regulations have been designed for the benefit of parents, pupils and the school.

Indoor Wear


Shoes Plain black laced leather shoes (not patent) with rounded toes. Boots should not be worn. Shoes must have a heel, but no higher than 3 cm. Shoes should be regularly polished.
   
Socks Regulation schoolsocks with coloured bands or black tights should be worn.
   
Skirt Regulation six-gored mid-grey skirt of suitable length, the hem should be to the knee OR plain dark-grey trousers [available from Warnock’s, Lisburn Road].
 
Blouse Plain white shirt or blouse.
   
  Optional Summer Uniform [Easter to Halloween]
  A white open-neck, short-sleeved blouse with reveres OR a white short-sleeved shirt/ blouse with tie.
   
Tie Regulation school tie.
   
Pullover Regulation school black, plain, fine, machine-knitted, wool pullover with V-neck and [Years 8-12] school motif.
   
Blazer Regulation school blazer with badge, in Melton cloth.

 

Outdoor Wear


Coats Plain navy, black or dark green outdoor coat free of motif or decoration OR plain navy, black or dark green waterproof nylon jacket.
 
Scarf Regulation school scarf
 
Outdoor Wear The Blazer is to be worn to/from school and to/from class. Outdoor coats and scarves are to be worn to/from school only and not during the school day.

School hooded tops are part of extra-curricular wear and as such should be worn for PE, Games and specific extra-curricular activities only. During periods of cold weather (normally from the start of December to the end of February) pupils may be given permission to wear the school hooded top (green or black) to/from school as an alternative to an outdoor coat.

Non-school hooded or tracksuit tops are not to be worn at any time. School hooded tops in colours other than green or black are to be worn only for the activity for which they were purchased (eg ski trip).

Sixth Form


Pullover Plain, fine and neat-fitting machine-knitted, mid-grey V-neck wool pullover or cardigan with a school badge, but no school colours at the neck band.
 
Shoes Slip-on shoes, which otherwise conform, are regarded as acceptable alternatives.
 
Tie Special sixth form tie available from the Accounts Office.

Appearance


Hair Hair should be neat and of a style suitable for wearing with a smart, tailored uniform. In the interests of appearance, hygiene and safety, shoulder-length hair or longer should be tied back in appropriate classes. Fringes should not cover the eyebrows. Fastenings, if used, should be small and inconspicuous ie black or green. Extreme hairstyles or colours should not be worn.
 
Blouse Should be worn tucked into skirt.
 
Make-up Make-up should not be worn with school uniform at any time in Years 8-10. Unobtrusive make-up is permitted in Years 11-14.
 
Jewellery No jewellery is to be worn except a plain signet ring, ONE badge (non-sectarian, non-political) and one pair of plain stud earrings [not hoop] worn in the traditional way. There should be no additional piercings or visible tattoos.
 
Labels All items must be clearly labelled with the owner's name.

Further details can be found in the Information for Parents Booklet.

Sports Kit

Download HERE the Sports Clothing Order Form (updated 30 June 2016)


Where indicated, sports clothing is purchased from the PE Department (this is currently under review).

Please note other types of sports kit should not be worn.

PE White polo-shirt with crest
Black shorts
(Above purchased from PE Department)
   
Swimming Fitted swimming trunks (black, not beach shorts)
   
Rugby
and Hockey

School rugby shirt
School black shorts
School rugby socks
(Above purchased from PE Department)
Gum shield
Studded boots appropriate to the sport ie Rugby - rugby/football boots
Hockey - tracksuits [as below] or rubbert-studded trackshoes

   
Other Items

School tracksuit [bottoms and green Sullivan hooded top]
(Above purchased from PE Department)
Trackshoes for outdoors and/or trackshoes for indoors/outfoors with non-marking soles
Hockey Stick (may be purchased from PE Department)
Sports bag

BoysSports


Where indicated, sports clothing is purchased from the PE Department (this is currently under review).

Please note other types of sports kit should not be worn.

PE White polo-shirt with crest
Black skorts
(Above purchased from PE Department)
   
Swimming Plain black bathing costume, swimming cap
   
Hockey White hockey shirt
Black skort
Green hockey socks
(Above purchased from PE Department)
   
Other Items School tracksuit [bottoms and green Sullivan hooded top]
(Above purchased from the PE Department)
Trackshoes for outdoors and/or trackshoes for indoors/outdoors with non marking soles
Hockey Stick (may be purchased from PE Department)
Sports bag

GirlsSports