The Academy Uniform helps to foster a sense of identity. We require students to dress in a manner which is suited to an office type environment and which promotes health and safety practices.
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- Blazer – Wayland Academy blazer with badge.
- Jumpers – Plain black V-neck jumpers with no logos are permitted under blazers, not as an alternative. Cardigans and other jumpers are not allowed.
- Ties - Wayland Academy House tie or Prefect tie.
- Shirts – Light blue shirt, short or long sleeve.
- Trousers – Black, full length in traditional style and material. Jeans, leggings or skinny trousers are not permitted.
- Skirts - The official Academy skirt that can be purchased from SWI, this is the only skirt that is permitted.
- Belts – Plain black with plain buckle.
- Shoes – Shoes must be ALL black. They must be sensible and closed toe. Boots are not permitted.
- Socks/Tights – Plain socks, black or white. Plain tights, black or flesh coloured.
- Coats – These should be showerproof.Denim and leather items are not suitable for the Academy.
- Jewellery – Any jewellery worn should adhere to the Academy’s Health and Safety protocol. Only small studs should be worn in ears. A watch may be worn. Facial jewellery is not permitted. All jewellery must be removed for PE lessons. The Academy cannot take responsibility for loss or theft of jewellery.
- Hair and Make up – Conventional, tidy and natural in colour and appearance. Sculpted, dyed and shaved styles are not allowed. Long hair will need to be tied back for Science, PE and Technology work. Discreet make up is allowed
- Hooded tops are not allowed in the Academy other than PALS
If you are unsure about a piece of clothing please consult with the Academy before making a purchase. The Academy reserves the right to ask any parents/carers to change inappropriate clothing in accordance with the Home-Academy agreement. Students will face sanctions if they are wearing incorrect uniform.
Physical Education Kit
Below is a list of the compulsory PE kit:
- Polo shirt
- Rugby shirt (Boys)
It is essential that you have football boots or astro trainers for football and rugby.
If you intend to play for a school team you must have boots and a mouth guard. Shin pads are compulsory for football and hockey
Students must not wear any jewellery for PE or sports, including studs, sleepers, body piercing bars etc. It is not permitted by Health and Safety to leave these items on/in, or tape them up.
Items of Value
PLEASE ENSURE THAT VALUABLE ITEMS ARE NOT BROUGHT ONTO THE ACADEMY SITE.
All articles on site, including mobile phones and bicycles, are at the owner’s risk and the Academy cannot be held responsible for their safety. No responsibility will be taken by staff for any items of value handed in to them, although they will do their best to safeguard them. Items which have been confiscated because they should not be on site in the first place, and which are subsequently lost, cannot be claimed for.
Items confiscated will be logged and locked in the Inclusion Unit. Parents may be asked to collect them from the Academy.