Dress Code

Post 16 students must adhere to the Post 16 dress code which is set out below.

Student should wear ‘suit type’ or ‘smart’ trousers or a formal dress or knee-length skirt appropriate for a professional working environment.  These items must be accompanied by a smart top or a collared shirt. All students must wear a blazer or suit jacket but ties are optional. 

Acceptable footwear is formal, leather shoes. Body piercings and tattoos must be discreet i.e. covered up.

For clarity, the following items are not acceptable:

·         Large logos on clothing

·         Jeans

·         Shorts- unless that are knee length, tailored trouser style in sober colours

·         Leggings

·         Sundresses

·         Sweatshirts

·         Hoodies

·         Hats/caps

·         Trainers

·         Flip-flops


Sports Academies

Post 16 students who are part of the Football Academy or the Rugby Academy are permitted to wear their official branded tracksuits instead of business dress but are not permitted to wear any other types of sportswear.