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Uniform

Uniform & Equipment Policy - Guidance for Parents

Regulation uniform for students in Years 7 – 11

Blazers

The regulation royal blue Belvedere Academy blazer with crest, which can be purchased from our uniform suppliers. All pupils must wear the academy blazer on the journey to and from the academy, whatever form of transport they use.

Ties

The regulation Belvedere Academy tie, in academy colours, worn traditionally at a visible full length outside of the blouse or shirt, with the top shirt button fastened must be worn by all pupils during school hours when wearing the school winter shirt.

Blouses and shirts                                   

Regardless of the time of year, pupils can choose between:

A regulation long-sleeved, light blue blouse with tie to be worn with the skirt/trousers and blazer. 

A regulation light blue short-sleeved blouse to be worn with the skirt/trousers and blazer.  No tie is worn with the summer blouse. 

Skirts

Regulation navy blue available from our suppliers, which must be of at least a reasonable knee length.  No other skirts are acceptable.

Trousers

Regulation navy-blue trousers available from our suppliers. No other trousers are acceptable.

Tights and socks

Socks should be plain navy.  Tights should be plain navy or black.

Knitwear

Regulation plain navy-blue cardigan or plain navy-blue pullover with The Belvedere Academy crest on.

Coats and rainwear(Optional)

A plain black or navy blue full-length coat, plain full-length raincoat or black or navy blue regulation cagoule.

No other coats, anoraks, etc, are acceptable in any colour.

N.B. Coats should not be worn around the academy and can be placed in lockers or carried.

School bag

All pupils are expected to carry a school bag.

The bag must be navy-blue or black, waterproof and must close to protect books and A4 files.

Shoes

Regulation flat, close fitting shoes in all black leather (no canvas shoes are permitted).

Hair, nails and jewellery

Pupils can choose if they want to tie long hair back or leave it loose. There will be exceptions and pupils may be asked to tie their hair back for health and safety reasons in certain subjects.

Acrylic nails and nail varnish are not allowed. 

One pair of conventionally placed plain ear studs is allowed. For any other piercings, retainers may be worn.

No other jewellery apart from a watch should be worn.

Hijab

If a hijab is worn, it must be plain navy-blue.

Scarf(Optional)

A regulation scarf in The Belvedere Academy colours, available from the academy.

Lesson Specific Uniform

A full length overall to be worn in Science, Art, and Technology.

Physical Education

  • PE Top
  • Skort
  • Shorts
  • Sports socks
  • Hooded Top
  • Tracksuit bottoms

Also

  • One pair of appropriate sports trainers (no converse)
  • One mouth guard

Marking

All personal belongings, including blazers, PE kit, shoe-bag etc. MUST be clearly marked with the owner’s name.

Please note, the official academy suppliers for any uniform items containing the academy badge are:

John Lewis
70 South John Street
Liverpool, L1 8B

Telephone: 0844 693 1746

Website: www.johnlewis.com/belvedere-academy-girls'-uniform-years-7-11/p89010008

Trutex @ Liverpool Schoolwear
298 St Mary’s Road (opposite Aldi on Aigburth Road)
Cressington
Liverpool, L19 0NQ

Telephone: 0151 345 3797

Website: http://www.liverpoolschoolwear.co.uk/

Email: info@liverpoolschoolwear.co.uk

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