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Ivybridge Community College

Ivybridge Community College

Ivybridge Community College

Uniform

COLLEGE UNIFORM/DRESS CODE

The College demands a high standard of appearance and dress, and all students are required to wear the College uniform.  Parental cooperation is essential if we are to maintain this high standard.  Students arriving at College inappropriately dressed will be loaned the correct uniform to wear or sent home to get changed.  Blazers must be worn to all lessons in College buildings, on the way to and from College, except, when students have been given permission otherwise, i.e. outdoors at break and lunchtimes, by teachers in lessons.

 

STUDENTS’ UNIFORM

  • Navy blue College blazer with College badge
  • Navy blue knitted jumper with embroidered College badge
  • Standard tartan patterned skirt, worn at no more than 4cms above the knee
  • Grey, formal trousers, e.g. polyester mix; NOT cord, brushed denim, jeans, chinos or flares
  • White shirt/blouse which buttons up to the neck
  • College Tie
  • Plain black, navy blue or white socks not over the knee or below the ankle, navy coloured tights
  • Sensible, black, flat shoes (leather shoes that can be polished only and not leather trainers e.g. Converse/Vans) – no boots, canvas shoes, trainers

 

PE KIT FOR ALL STUDENTS

  • Navy blue sports top with embroidered badge
  • College multi sports top
    • Navy blue shorts
    • Navy blue socks with Ivybridge written on rear of sock
    • Trainers (non-marking soles essential)
    • Optional extras: blue tracksuit trousers, navy blue College fleece
    • Shin pads are compulsory for Rugby, Football and Hockey
    • Gumshields are compulsory for Rugby and Hockey

FOR ALL STUDENTS

  • CDT: white or natural apron
  • Home Economics: clean, hygienic apron
  • Art: some protective clothing advisable

 

 

Jewellery: Jewellery is not permitted, except for one small silver/gold stud earring in each lower ear lobe and a watch.  No other jewellery is permitted in the interest of safety for all students.   All jewellery/piercings must be removed in PE for Health and Safety reasons (including new piercings).

Make-up: Make-up may only be worn by students in Years 9 to 11 and must be discreet.  No nail varnish or false nails are allowed.

Hairstyle: Hair to be well groomed and a natural single colour.  No extreme forms of hairstyles are permitted e.g. tramlines, streaks or colour.

 

Indoor Wear:      Students are not permitted to wear coats, hats or scarves indoors.

Outdoor wear:   Any sensible, weatherproof outdoor garment is permitted (no denim or leather type jackets or hooded sweatshirts).

 

THIS IS THE COLLEGE UNIFORM/DRESS CODE

Variations will not be acceptable and no extremes of fashion, hair or dress are allowed.  The College reserves the right to make the final decision on what is and what is not acceptable.  Please note that all items of College uniform, including PE kit, are available from Lawsons of Ivybridge and Trutex Schoolwear and More,   Sugar Mill Retail Park, Plymouth.