School Uniform

Woodlands Academy of learning strongly promotes school uniform to foster a sense of pride and a sense of belonging. We are very proud of our uniform that is in our school colours of grey and green. We expect shirts to be buttoned and ties to be worn.

We dress for learning at Woodlands!

Autumn and Spring Term

Girls

  • White shirt
  • School tie
  • Grey skirt/Pinafore (not playsuits)
  • Bottle green sweatshirt, pullover or cardigan
  • White socks/green or grey tights
  • Black school shoes (no heels)
  • Girls may wear grey trousers that are of a tailored type.  Not lycra, leggings or bootlegs.

Boys

  • White shirt
  • School tie
  • Grey trousers
  • Bottle green V neck sweatshirt or pullover
  • Grey socks
  • Black school shoes

Nursery Children

Should wear the above uniform but may wear a plain white polo top instead of a shirt.

Optional Summer Term Uniform

(Summer Term and first half of the Autumn term)

Girls

  • Green and white checked/striped summer dress
  • Bottle green sweatshirt, pullover or cardigan
  • White socks
  • Black school shoes or traditional sandals with closed toe (no heels or strappy sandals)

Boys

  • White polo shirt (without a tie)
  • Grey (preferably short) trousers
  • Bottle green sweatshirt
  • Grey socks
  • Black shoes or traditional sandals with closed toe.

PE Uniform

Indoor Only

  • Coloured T Shirt according to house colour
  • Black shorts (no lycra)
  • Clean trainers or black pumps

Outdoor (Winter Time)

As indoor with a navy blue sweatshirt and navy blue jogging suit
Trainers

If girls are wearing tights during the winter months, they will need a spare pair of socks in their PE bag.

Swimming Uniform

  • Swimming trunks for the boys (no shorts)
  • One piece swimming costume for the girls
  • Swimming hat
  • Towel

Art Acitivites

Please provide an old shirt or apron.

Jewellery

  • Watches may be worn by Key stage 2 pupils – preferably of an analogue type
  • For Health & Safety reasons the wearing of jewellery is not permitted.
  • Simple small stud earrings are the only exception to this rule
  • Children are not allowed to wear any jewellery (including earrings) when undertaking sport, PE or swimming. Therefore, we ask that stud earrings are removed on swimming and PE days.
  • The wearing of items for body piercing, except the ears, is not allowed.

Personal Presentation

  • Long hair should be tied back for activities such as PE, sport and some craft / science lessons.
  • Bright hair or extensions are not appropriate for school
  • Small hair jewellery (bows etc)
  • Shapes, patterns or logos cut into hair aren’t permissible.
  • Extreme hairstyles, such as ‘Mohicans’ or vivid hair colours are not permissible.
  • Girl’s skirts need to be of a length that will be comfortable and appropriate.
  • Children should not wear nail polish or false nails.
  • No heels or wheels on shoes, no jelly shoes or trainers

You can purchase uniform from the school office, you can click below and print off a uniform order form:

Download Uniform Order Form May 2017

We thank all parents who support us in keeping our standards high.

Mrs Newton