School uniform is compulsory and should be worn with pride. It gives pupils a sense of identity and of belonging to a community.  Pupils are accepted at St. Bede’s on the clear understanding that parents accept and comply with the rules concerning uniform requirements.

For Boys:

  • A plain navy blazer with school badge.
  • Charcoal or black trousers (materials such as denim, cord and leather are unsuitable for school wear – no extremes of fashion).
  • Plain light blue or white school shirt.
  • School tie, fastened to top button and worn full length.
  • A plain navy jumper (optional but ‘V’ necked only).
  • Dark-coloured socks.
  • Plain black flat heeled shoes.
  • Plain dark navy or black coloured outdoor coat (No denim, leather or hooded tops).
  • Hairstyles which are extreme in terms of cut or colour are not acceptable in school. Hair must be one natural colour. If in doubt, check with the Head of College.

For Girls:

  • A plain navy blazer with school badge.
  • A plain navy box pleated skirt worn to just above knee length.
  • A plain light blue or white school shirt.

 

  • School tie, fastened to top button and worn full length.
  • A plain navy jumper (optional but ‘V’ necked only)
  • Black opaque tights may be worn throughout the school year.
  • White knee length socks may also be worn but only during the following times:
  • First half term (Sept – Oct)
  • Summer Term (April – July)
  • Plain black flat-heeled school shoes.
  • Plain dark navy or black coloured outdoor coat (No denim, leather or hooded tops).
  • Hairstyles which are extreme in terms of cut or colour are NOT acceptable in school. Hair must be one natural colour. If in doubt, check with the Head of College.

Jewellery

  • With the exception of a watch and, for girls with pierced ears, one pair of plain gold or silver-coloured stud earrings worn in the lower lobe of the ear, no jewellery of any sort is permitted.
  • Make-up, nail polish and gel nails, etc. are not permitted.

 Physical Education (Boys and Girls)

  • Plain navy polo with school badge.
  • Navy shorts, with school badge (skort optional for girls)
  • Navy socks (white trainer socks optional).
  • Navy fleece with school badge.
  • Sports trainers.
  • No stud earrings may be worn for PE.