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The Bishop of Winchester Academy

The Bishop
of Winchester
Academy

Uniform

 A high standard of personal appearance is expected of all students at all times. Anyone arriving at the Academy in non/incomplete uniform clothing may expect to be sent home to get changed. Hoodies and other non-uniform items are not allowed.

  • Hair colour and style must be natural and appropriate for the Academy. No extremes of fashion will be allowed.
  • Jewellery:
    Body and facial piercings are not permitted.
    One stud only may be worn in each earlobe.
    One simple religious necklace may be worn to reflect a personal faith.
    One ring per hand – no heavy designs.
  • Mobile phones are not allowed on the Academy site. If seen they will be confiscated and will need to be collected by a parent/carer between 2.00 & 3.00pm the following Friday.
  • Valuables, including MP3 Players should not be brought to the Academy and cannot be insured.

Boys

  • Burgundy Academy blazer – at all times
  • Academy Burgundy V neck jumper – as temperature requires
  • Plain black trousers (not denim or cord)
  • Academy tie
  • Academy scarf – as temperature require
  • Plain white shirt with a collar (not Polo Shirt)
  • White or black socks
  • Black, leather type, formal shoes that can be polished.
  • Academy Bag in House colour

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No trainers, boots or canvas shoes or shoes that look like training shoes or shoes with velcro.

In the event of an exceptional medical circumstance that would require non-school footwear to be worn.  A meeting should be arranged with the Principal, who may authorise non-school footwear, these must be completely plain, totally black (including soles, emblems etc).  This must be supported by a letter from a medical practitioner with an indication for how long these should be worn. 

Girls               

  • Burgundy Academy blazer – at all times
  • Academy Burgundy V neck jumper – as temperature requires
  • Academy Skirt
  • Plain black ankle length trousers (not denim or cord)
  • Academy tie
  • Academy scarf – as temperature requires
  • Plain white shirt with a collar (not Polo Shirt)
  • White or black socks or natural tights (not both, not footless)
  • Black, leather type, formal shoes; flat or with a low heel that can be polished.
  • Academy Bag in House colour

No trainers, boots or canvas shoes.

Students are expected to provide their own aprons or shirts for all art and textiles lessons.

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