Academy Dress Code
Manor Academy 2018 Dress Code
- Manor Academy Blazer - Royal Blue with Academy logo embroidered (essential)
- Navy 'V' neck jumper bearing the Academy logo and name (optional)
- White or blue shirt/blouse (must be able to button to the top)
- Manor Academy tartan clip tie
- Plain black leather type shoes, not canvas, without logos or bright coloured stitiching
- Waterproof coat
- Boys - Black school trousers, black socks
- Girls - Manor Blue Tartan school skirt (compulsory for Year 7), or black full-length school trousers (not skinny fit).
Year 8 to 11 girls optional blue tartan skirt or black knee length skirts, or black full-length school trousers (not skinny fit). Black socks or black opaque tights
NB: If your child forgets to bring or brings any unacceptable kit they will need to borrow from The Academy.
If your child cannot take part in Physical Art (PE, Dance, Drama) activities they must still bring their equipment and an explanatory letter. They will be asked to take part in the lesson undertaking a different role whether it be coach/official/general helper.
Mouth guards should be used by students when participating in sports where there is a possibility of receiving a mouth injury. Shin pads should be used by students whne participating in sports where there is a possibility of receiving shin injuries, for example Hockey and Football.
All items must be clearly marked/labelled with the students name.
PE has a strict no jewellery policy; if students have had a recent ear piercing and cannot take it out for the first 6 weeks, they cannot physically participate and they will be given a different learning role within the lesson.
Items and Clothing Not Permitted
Certain items are not acceptable on school premises: jeans/chinos defined by style or material, high-heeled shoes, shoes with studs, high boots, snow boots (except in exceptional weather conditions); patterned shirts; football scarves and hats; baseball caps; jewellery (except one pair of stud earrings to be worn in ears only); hooded tops made from sweatshirt type material with the exception of the approved PE kit.
Please note that hairstyles which contain bright, unnatural colours and heavy make-up are not allowed. Hair accessories must be small and not brightly coloured. Mobile phones should not be seen or heard around site at anytime. At all times they are the sole responsibility of the student.
Students who arrive at The Academy wearing incorrect uniform will be required as appropriate to remove it; the item will then be kept securely by The Academy staff until the end of the day. Replacement items can be borrowed from the Academy. Students refusing to do this will be educated away from mainstream lessons until the situation is resolved