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Uniform

Westfield Academy Uniform

Uniform

We expect our students to wear the uniform properly and with pride, because we believe that presentation really does matter.

Our uniform is simple and reasonably priced. Badged items can be bought from the Finance Office in Upper School Reception. Orders can also be placed through our on-line payment system (click here)

  • Blazer, badged with school logo, available in unisex and girls’ fittings.
  • Shirt/blouse, plain white, long or short sleeved. Shirts/blouses must be tucked in with top buttons done up.
  • School tie, clip-on, shadow stripe in green, blue, red or yellow dependent on House.
  • Black tie with school crest (prefects only).
  • Trousers, plain black, tailored – turn ups, flared, bell bottoms, boot cut, stretch fabric, hipster, leggings, jeans, jeans style, skin tight or any other fashion trousers are not permitted.
  • Skirts, plain black, knee length and not tight fitting/elastine.
  • V-necked jumpers, plain black without logos or ribbing, are optional and may be worn in colder weather under a blazer. Jumpers without a blazer are not permitted. Round neck and polo neck jumpers and cardigans may not be worn.
  • White or black socks or flesh coloured or plain black tights.
  • Shoes, black leather or simulated leather. Trainers, boots, canvas shoes and other fashion footwear are not permitted. High heeled shoes, sandals and open-toed shoes are also not allowed.
  • Bags should be a sensible size to carry books, folders, etc. Handbags are not allowed.
  • Jewellery including necklaces and rings are not allowed in school. Pupils with pierced ears may wear one simple gold or silver stud per ear lobe. Facial or other body piercings are not allowed. Plastic retainers are also unacceptable. Students may wear a sensible watch. 
  • Coats should be plain coloured. Lightweight coats suitable for wearing over a blazer and being stored in the bottom of a bag are recommended. No sweatshirt material or large icons.
  • School scarves are optional and may be worn, or a plain, dark scarf.
  • Extreme hair fashions are not permitted. Razor cuts below number 1 or hair that is obviously dyed an unnatural colour is not permitted.
  • Years 7, 8 & 9 students are not allowed to wear make-up, however subtle make-up may be worn by Year 10 & Year 11 students only. Nail varnish and gel/acrylic nails are not permitted.

ALL CLOTHING MUST BE MARKED WITH THE OWNER’S NAME

Uniform Letter 16/17

Warm Summer Weather

Blazers and ties must be worn at all times, but in exceptionally warm summer weather the Principal may announce that blazers and ties need not be worn.

The school uniform at Westfield Academy is compulsory. We require all parents to ensure that their children wear the appropriate uniform as laid out in the regulations. Firm action will be taken if pupils do not adhere to the uniform regulations.

Physical Education / Dance Uniform

All students will need the following:

  • Black shorts (suggested 2 pairs) *
  • Royal and white games socks *
  • Royal and white polo shirt with logo *
  • White socks
  • Trainers and football boots
  • Shin pads

Please also note that specific trainers are required for use on the astroturf, that have suitable slaoes for the surface. They should have prominent studs, with no blades. Normal football boots with round studs are ideal. The photos below show which trainers are acceptable.

Acceptable trainers

 Optional

  • Gum shield
  • Black/Blue tracksuit bottoms can be worn from October to February.
  • Royal and white Sports Shirt long sleeved with logo *
  • Unisex Fleece Sports Top Navy and white with logo *

* Available from School Uniform shop.

Unacceptable trainers

Money and valuables should be handed to the PE staff inside a marked purse or envelope before lessons.

ALL CLOTHING MUST BE MARKED WITH THE PUPIL’S NAME

 

 Click here for current uniform price list (2017)