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Uniform

To be bought from SKOOLKIT

All students – compulsory

  • School navy blue sweatshirt with Aldworth logo (Stocked by Skoolkit)
  • Plain black or navy coat as necessary or the school fleece
  • Plain black trousers for boys; plain tailored black trousers or navy blue Thorton knee length skirt for girls (Stocked by Skoolkit).  Please see the attached sheet at the bottom of this page for information on the accepted styles stocked by Skoolkit.
  • Plain white short or long sleeved button through school shirt
  • Navy blue polo shirt with Aldworth logo (summer only) (Stocked by Skoolkit)
  • School tie (Stocked by Skoolkit)
  • Shoes must be plain black (acceptable styles for boys, acceptable styles for girls)
  • Socks must be navy blue, black or white
  • Scarves, if worn, must be plain black or navy and for outdoor use only.  Hats, if worn, must be plain black or navy or with the Aldworth logo and for outdoor use only.  Gloves, if worn, must be plain black or navy and for outdoor use only
uniform rules 

The following items of uniform are not acceptable

  • No other fleeces, sweatshirts, hoodies, tops or coloured coats to be worn
  • No leather coats or coats with studs or rivets
  • Tight or skinny trousers are not allowed.  No fashion trousers with large belts, low waistlines, split bottoms, flares, drain pipes, jean-like material, studs, rivets, zips on pockets, large or multiple buttons
  • No skirts that are tight fitting or with splits
  • No tailored, skimpy, tight blouses
  • No blouses which cannot be buttoned up to the collar
  • No fashion shoes with high heels, or pointed at the front.  No flip flops or boots or open toed sandals
  • No canvas shoes or shoes with studs or other colour
  • No trainers, no black trainers, no black plimsolls.  No shoes which look like trainers.  (Clarks trainer/shoes are not acceptable)

Please note

  • Any items of clothing reflecting extremes of current fashion in either style, length or material are not acceptable and will be confiscated. The school is not responsible for the loss of such unacceptable items such as caps. These should not be worn
  • Hairstyles reflecting extremes of current fashion are also not acceptable. Hair should be cut Grade 2 or above.
  • Students are likely to be sent home or a sanction applied if they defy these rules
  • Students should wear a school sweatshirt and not just a coat over shirts in cold weather
PE/GAMES 

All PE kit is available from Skoolkit

Students should have a complete change of clothing for all PE activities. A towel is advisable for when weather is particularly poor.

GIRLS AND BOYS OUTDOOR ACTIVITIES

Outdoor activities will include Rugby, Soccer and Netball

Kit requirements:

  • Black and white polo shirt with Aldworth logo (Stocked by Skoolkit)
  • Black and white shorts with Aldworth logo (Stocked by Skoolkit)
  • Black football socks with white hoops (Stocked by Skoolkit)
  • Optional black and white sweatshirt with Aldworth logo (Stocked by Skoolkit)
  • Optional plain black tracksuit bottoms (Stocked by Skoolkit)
  • Studded boots for all field games. Desirable for health and safety reasons and a requirement for students playing in rugby or football teams.

N.B. Shin pads and gum shields are recommended for health and safety reasons

In cold weather in outdoor lessons students may be requested to wear extra clothing.  It is therefore recommended that students have a sweatshirt and tracksuit bottoms with them for all lessons.

GIRLS AND BOYS INDOOR ACTIVITIES        

Indoor activities will include Badminton, Dance, Fitness and Gymnastics

Kit requirements:

  • Black and white polo shirt with Aldworth logo (Stocked by Skoolkit)
  • Black and white shorts with Aldworth logo (Stocked by Skoolkit)
  • Black football socks with white hoops (Stocked by Skoolkit)
  • Optional black and white sweatshirt with Aldworth logo (Stocked by Skoolkit)
  • Optional plain black tracksuit bottoms (Stocked by Skoolkit)
  • Trainers NOT plimsolls
Protective Clothing 

When students are taking part in practical subjects such as Technology they should wear protective clothing.  Suitable aprons will be provided, but can also be purchased through the school or Skoolkit.  Students are required to wear eye protection (goggles) in all Technology workshops and Science laboratories, which are provided. However, students may wish to purchase a pair for private use.