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St. Bede's Catholic College

ST Bede's

Catholic College

    Uniform

     

    St Bede's College Uniform - Year 7 to 11

    Uniform must be worn by all pupils in years 7 - 11.  All items of uniform and personal equipment should be clearly marked with the owner’s name.  The uniform, as identified below, may be purchased at our Uniform Shop. 

    Girls

    • Trutex Harrow Grey 2 pleat skirt OR the True Harrow Grey Girls Twin Pocket Trouser.

    • Blazer - Navy with woven badge

    • Fine-knit ‘V’ neck navy pullover with college crest
    • White shirt-style blouse buttoned to the neck, long or short sleeves - can be purchased from any supplier
    • Black or navy tights/Black or white socks - can be purchased from any supplier
    • College House Tie
    • Outdoor garment -plain waterproof jacket (hoodies, leather or denim jackets are not acceptable outdoor garments) - can be purchased from any supplier
    • Smart, black flat shoes (canvas, suede or trainer shoes eg. Adidas, Nike, Vans are not permitted as school shoes) - can be purchased from any supplier

    Boys

    • Trutex Charcoal slim leg or sturdy fit Trouser (the slim leg or sturdy fit trouser is not appropriate in all cases and therefore an alternative Trutex trouser is available through the returns process, if required)
    • Blazer - Navy with woven badge
    • Fine-knit ‘V’ neck navy pullover with college crest
    • White shirt buttoned to the neck - can be purchased from any supplier
    • College House Tie
    • Smart, black flat shoes (canvas, suede or trainer shoes eg. Adidas, Nike, Vans are not permitted as school shoes) - can be purchased from any supplier
    • Outdoor garment, plain waterproof jacket (hoodies, leather or denim jackets are not acceptable outdoor garments) - can be purchased from any supplier

    Physical Education

    Girls

    • White/Red Polo shirt embroidered St Bede’s
    • Navy shorts with logo
    • White short socks, red football socks - can be purchased from any supplier
    • Trainers - can be purchased from any supplier
    • Football boots - can be purchased from any supplier
    • School Tracksuit with college crest 

     

    Boys

    • White/Red Polo shirt embroidered St Bede’s
    • Navy shorts with logo
    • Red/Navy reversible rugby shirt embossed with St Bede’s
    • Red football socks, White short socks - can be purchased from any supplier
    • Football boots and Trainers - can be purchased from any supplier
    • School Tracksuit top with college crest  

    Only the college crested tracksuit may be worn

    Outdoor jackets must be removed once in the building. Students should wear full uniform on their journeys to and from college.

    Non permitted items of clothing include polo shirts (except for PE), stretch fabric skirts, footless tights, jeans, cords, boots, daps or lace up canvas shoes. School shoes are ones that are patented or can be polished. Trainers may only be worn during PE lessons. 

    The college operates its own Uniform Shop. Please contact Mrs Mason in Reception (Telephone 0117 3772200) for opening times and procedures

    HAIR STYLES

    Hair should be tidy, of a reasonable length, no shorter than Number 2 on the clippers. Extremes of hairstyles and colour are never acceptable.  This includes hair braids and extensions of a non-natural colour.  Pupils may be sent home to attend to problems arising from a breach of these rules. 

    Note: St Bede's has made the Halo Code pledge (more details can  be found here: https://halocollective.co.uk/halo-school/)

    JEWELLERY & NAIL VARNISH

    Students, if they wish, may wear an appropriate number of plain, discrete studs in their ears.  If students have a nose piercing, they should use a clear nose stud.  In the interest of Health & Safety, pupils are never allowed to wear hooked earrings, nose rings or other facial jewellery, or rings.  The only additional visible jewellery permitted is a watch. 

    ITEMS OF EQUIPMENT

    Every student should own and bring to college daily the following items of equipment: bag, pencil case containing a pen, pencil, ruler, rubber, calculator and a reading book. Pupils should also carry their books needed for the day, PE equipment and Food Technology supplies when appropriate. Personal items should be marked with the owner’s name. Lockers are available within college for pupils’ use.

    Valuable personal items must not be brought into college.  St. Bede's will not accept responsibility for damage or loss of any items.

    MOBILE PHONES

    Pupils may bring a mobile phone to college but it must be kept out of sight, either in their bag or in their locker, switched off.  A failure to keep mobile phones "out of sight" will result in them being confiscated.  Collection of confiscated items by parents from the college reception can be arranged by appointment.

    HEADPHONES

    Headphones are not permitted for use on the college site unless they are being used in the classroom for educational purposes under the guidance of a member of staff.

    SCOPAY

    Uniform can be ordered using SCOPAY.  Uniform can be ordered here

     

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