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School Uniform



By accepting a place at Hamstel Junior School, parents are agreeing to support their child in the wearing of correct uniform. This creates a calm environment in which children feel organised and prepared to learn. There are occasional non-uniform days throughout the year, usually linked to fund-raising for specific causes. If children arrive at school without the correct uniform, the school may supply them with it for the duration of the day, and you may be contacted.



Winter Uniform

  • Grey or black knee-length skirt
  • Grey or black trousers
  • White polo shirt
  • Maroon cardigan or sweatshirt
  • Black shoes or plain black trainers (no sandals)


Summer Uniform

  • As winter, or pink and white gingham dress 
  • Black or grey uniformed shorts (to the knee) can be worn instead of trousers
  • Black shoes or plain black trainers (no sandals)



Children should not wear large bows or have designs shaved in their hair




All school uniform is readily available from 'Crawlers' in Hamstel Road at reasonable prices.


We also have a range of second hand uniform available to purchase.  Please complete the online uniform form to request an item.


You can also view, and buy, our uniform from 'Pauls Discount Clothing' website. A full price list can be accessed by clicking on the document below.

Craft Activities


An apron to protect clothes during craft activities should be provided and kept in school - an old adult shirt worn backwards and the sleeves cut to an appropriate length is perfectly adequate. Please ensure there is a secure button in the top neck position.


P.E, Games and Swimming

All children are expected to change fully into the correct clothing for P.E., games and swimming.


Each pupil will require a pair of plimsolls or trainers, a plain yellow T-shirt and maroon shorts.

Amber T-shirts and maroon shorts are on sale at Crawlers.


It is advisable to provide either a tracksuit or a jumper.


All children will require a costume, towel and swimming hat in a waterproof bag.

Hats are available from the school office at a cost.



Large trainer boots for PE or games, cycling or Bermuda shorts for either P. E. or swimming.

P.E. and swimming are part of the National Curriculum and all children participate in these subjects unless we receive a letter from their parents excusing them.


Jewellery and Earrings


Bracelets and necklaces should not be worn but children may wear a watch. In the interests of health and safety we ask that children with pierced ears wear small studs or sleeper earrings and that ALL earrings MUST be removed for PE, games and swimming lessons. 




Children should not wear large bows or have designs shaved into their hair.

In addition, children should not have dyed hair.


Please make sure that ALL items of clothing and personal belongings are clearly marked/ labelled with the child’s name.