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Uniform

The wearing of Academy uniform is compulsory for all pupils and a high standard of dress is required at all times.

We consider that uniform is important because:

  • It provides students with a sense of identity and pride in their academy.
  • It enhances the appearance of students and therefore the reputation of the academy.
  • It helps to instil in students a sense of purpose when they put on their uniform in the mornings.

Primary Uniform

Polo Shirt: An academy polo shirt of the correct College colour or an academy Early Years Foundation Stage polo shirt.

Trousers/Skirt: Plain black trousers (ankle length) or plain black skirt

Sweatshirt: Navy blue academy sweatshirt 

Shorts: In the summer months tailored black shorts may be worn, or girls may wear a gingham summer dress in College or Early Years colour.

Footwear: Must be plain black and suitable for the academy. Trainers are not permitted for everyday academy-wear.  Ugg style boots may not be worn.

Coat/Fleece: A black outdoor coat or academy fleece should be worn in cooler months

Primary Sports Kit

Navy blue round neck t-shirt or polo shirt (outdoor - navy blue sports sweatshirt)
Navy blue shorts (outdoor - navy blue tracksuit bottoms)

Secondary Uniform

Blazer: Maroon academy blazer with academy badge

Shirt:  A blue long or short-sleeved shirt, suitable for a tie.  (No fashion blouses – there must be a top button on the shirt with a stiffened collar.)  Shirts must be tucked in at all times.

Trousers/Skirt: Plain black tailored trousers (ankle length) or plain black tailored skirt (no denim, Lycra, cords, combats, leggings, jean style, skinny fit trousers or tracksuits). Skirts should be of an appropriate length, no shorter than 4cm above the knee.

Jumper: An academy jumper can be worn under the academy blazer.

Tie: Each College will have a different coloured stripe on their tie.  Students must wear their tie at all times.

Footwear: Must be plain black and suitable for the academy.  There should be no trainers, heels, wedges, sandals or boots. .  Ugg style boots may not be worn.

Sports Kit

Boys Outdoor 

Swindon Academy Rugby Shirt
Navy Blue Shorts
Swindon Academy Socks
Shin Pads
Football Boots (moulded recommended)
Gum Shield (recommended)

Boys Indoor

Swindon Academy Navy Polo Shirt
Navy Blue Shorts
Swindon Academy Socks

(Boys can buy a Swindon Academy hoody as an additional item but they will not be allowed to wear it for Rugby and Football)

Girls Outdoor 

Swindon Academy Hoody
Navy Blue Shorts or Navy Tracksuit Bottoms (plain)
Swindon Academy Socks
Shin Pads
Football Boots (recommended)

Girls Indoor 

Swindon Academy Navy Polo Shirt
Navy Blue Shorts
Swindon Academy Socks

All clothing and equipment should be clearly named

 

Students May Wear:

  • A watch.
  • One pair of small plain studs may be worn in pierced ears. There must not be any other form of body piercing.
  • All items of jewellery must be removed for PE lessons.
  • No rings or necklaces should be worn. 
  • Our students are the smartest in Swindon – they wear their uniform with PRIDE.

Uniform Supplier

Uniform items displaying the Swindon Academy logo are available to purchase at Famous School Branches (previously Trutex Schoolwear), Unit 1B, Plaza 21, Sanford Street, Swindon, SN1 1HE. 

 

Swindon Academy, Beech Avenue, SN2 1JR

Tel:            01793 426900        Fax:   01793 426901

Email:      admin@swindon-academy.org  

Reception Opening Times

8am - 7:45pm Term Time

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