Our school uniform provider is Your School Uniform – to access their website please click here. Please note that school branded items will be available to order from June 2021. In order to make it as affordable as possible for parents, there are only a few school branded items that must be purchased from our uniform provider. These are the school blazer, tie, PE polo shirt, PE bag, water bottle and rucksack. All other items can be purchased from a retailer of your choice. Please read our full uniform policy.

All Ark Soane pupils will wear full school uniform. Our uniform will reflect our values and reinforce our academy’s culture of high expectations, pride in our appearance and academic achievement. It is one way in which we will identify ourselves as an academy community and it will promote a strong and cohesive academy identity, supporting high standards in all areas of academy life.

Our uniform:

Items marked with an asterisk (*) must be purchased from the approved school uniform supplier.

Blazer*: Navy with a blue trim and embroidered school logo

Trousers: Navy school trousers

Skirt: Navy pleated skirt. Must be worn knee length or below, with black or navy socks or tights

Shirt: Plain white with collar. Long or short sleeved and tucked in at all times, with the top button done up

Tie*: Ark Soane branded, worn at an appropriate length down to the navel. Logo to be completely visible when worn at the correct length

Jumper: Navy knitted V neck

Plain black shoes: No trainers or boots. Leather or leather-look shoes only. Laces must be black

Socks or tights: Black or navy only

Navy or black coat: No branding or pictures. No hooded jackets that have to be removed over the head are permitted. No hoodies. The coat may have a protective hood; if not, you should also have:

Umbrella (optional): navy blue or black

School rucksack*: Ark Soane branded navy rucksack

Water bottle*: Ark Soane branded only

Hair: sensible, smart haircuts only. No extreme hairstyles

Belts, if worn: unbranded black leather only

Headscarves, if worn: navy blue or black only. No patterns. Pins must be navy blue or black

Hair accessories: navy blue or black only. No bows or ornate clips

Jewellery: no jewellery may be worn, with the exception of a simple (not “smart”) watch

PE Kit:

Tracksuit: Navy top and navy jersey bottoms or navy tracksuit bottoms

Polo shirt*: Ark Soane branded plain navy collared airtex shirt with 4 buttons

Fleece: Navy fleece

Shorts: PE shorts

Navy football socks: Knee length

Trainers: Must be appropriate for sports. No converse trainers

PE bag*: Navy PE bag with school logo