School Uniform and what your child needs

Parents/carers are requested to send their children to school in clothing that is comfortable and appropriate for all activities.  
 
 
School Uniform:
-School sweatshirt or school cardigan
-White polo shirt
-Plain grey trousers or skirts (or grey jogging bottoms for Reception children)
-In the Summer, girls may wear a green and white gingham dress and boys can wear grey school uniform shorts.  We request that skirt lengths should be at least knee length.
-Outdoor shoes that are suitable for safe, active play.  The school recommends black shoes, not trainers.  For safety reasons, high heels are not acceptable footwear.
 
PE Kit
 
Reception and Key Stage 1:
-Plain white t-shirt
-Blue shorts
-Socks
-Plimsolls for indoor use
-Trainers for outdoor use
-Tracksuit bottoms for cold weather
 
Key Stage 2:
-Plain white t-shirt
-Blue shorts
-Socks
-Plimsolls/trainers for indoor use
-Trainers for outdoor use
-Football boots (without metal studs) or trainers for playing football
-Tracksuit or jumper/sweater for cold weather
 
PE KITS MUST BE KEPT IN A NAMED PE BAG AND SHOULD BE AVAILABLE FOR USE IN SCHOOL AT ALL TIMES.  KITS SHOULD BE TAKEN HOME FOR WASHING ON A FRIDAY AND RETURNED ON A MONDAY.
 
-Jewellery may not be worn in school.  The only exeptions are watches and studs for pierced ears, which must be removed during lessons involving physical exercise.
-Long hair should be tided back for PE and DT activities
-Nail varnish, make up and fake tattoos are not permitted
 
Other items
-An overall to protect clothing during Art and DT
-For swimming in Year 4, children need a swim suit or trunks and a towel
-A water bottle
-A book bag
 
Please ask at the school office for information about the purchase of school clothing and book bags.  Uniform and other items can also be purchased from Tesco online via http://www.clothingattesco.com/monkfield-park-primary-school/invt/131996.  The Friends of Monkfield Park provide a service of second-hand school clothing.