Uniform

Prendergast School Summer and Winter Uniform

Items marked * are of regulation style and must be obtained from the school suppliers:

White Hall Clothiers, 244a Lewisham High Street, Lewisham, SE13 6JU.  Tel: 020 8852 8967, or

Wearabouts Schoolwear, 99 Sydenham Road, Sydenham, SE26 5UA.  Tel: 020 8659 9917

 

All uniform must be labelled with the pupil’s name.

Outdoor:

Outdoor coats, that must be PLAIN dark navy blue or black, not denim and no other colour, should be worn to and from school.

Optional uniform items:

  • School blazer with the school badge on the breast pocket

  • Regulation school scarf with school colours*, or plain navy, white or black scarf

  • Navy blue fleece with the school crest*

Indoor (Winter):

  • Navy blue regulation school knee-length skirt*

  • Navy blue regulation school trousers*

  • Long-sleeved plain white shirt, blouse with optional patch breast pocket

  • School tie (Lower School or Upper School pattern)*

  • Navy V-neck pullover with white  bands*

  • White, black or navy socks or plain black, navy or flesh tone tights must be worn throughout the year

Indoor (Summer):

  • Navy blue regulation school knee-length skirt*

  • Short-sleeved white open neck shirt/blouse, plain with a collar and tailored revers*

  • Navy blue pullover with white  bands*

  • White, black or navy socks or plain black, navy or flesh tone tights must be worn throughout the  year

Footwear:

  • Plain brown, black or navy low-heeled shoes – the maximum heel height permitted is 5cm. 

  • Boots in plain black, brown or dark navy may be worn to and from school during cold weather in winter.  These must be removed once in school and stored in the locker.

  • Shoes should be substantial, hardwearing and suitable for outside wear. Ballet pumps and the like are not suitable nor are trainers/plimsolls.

For PE - compulsory - available from the supplier:

  • Navy blue pleated wrap-over skirt

  • White crested Aertex polo shirt

  • Navy blue cycling shorts

  • Navy blue sweatshirt

  • Navy blue wet jacket

Obtainable anywhere:

  • Trainers – non-marking soles – NOT fashion trainers

  • Football boots

  • White socks

  • Navy blue football socks

  • Navy blue warm jogging/tracksuit trousers (NOT thin nylon tracksuit)

  • A waterproof bag suitable to carry sports kit

Optional:

Navy blue crested fleece jacket - see above. These jackets are not compulsory but can be worn as a school outdoor jacket and for games in cold weather.

Appearance:

  • Prendergast School takes pride in the appearance of its pupils and students. All pupils and students in Years 7 to 11 are expected to wear the uniform in the correct manner. Skirts must be worn at an appropriate knee length.

  • Summer shirt may be worn out, unless a jumper is also worn, in which case the shirt must be tucked in.

  • Long-sleeved shirts must be tucked into the skirt and worn with a tie.

  • Muslim students who wish to cover their hair should wear a plain navy or black scarf.

  • Hair bands should be plain navy, black or white.

  • Make up should not be worn, this includes false nails and eyelashes.

  • Hair colouring should be natural.

Jewellery:

  • One small single stud or sleeper (with no stones) in each ear lobe.

  • One inexpensive wrist watch.

  • One small religious necklace may be worn under the blouse.

  • No other jewellery or facial piercing is allowed.