Uniform and Equipment Requirements

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School uniform is compulsory for all students in Years 7 to 11.

UNIFORM/EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENTS

SCHOOL BAG

STATIONERY AND OTHER ESSENTIAL ITEMS

  • The following equipment is a minimum requirement that pupils should have with them every day:

2 black pens

2 pencils

Ruler

Eraser

Sharpener

Purple pen

Highlighter

Pencil case

Calculator (school preferred calculator is a Casio fx83 or fx85)

Reading book

Small English dictionary

Head/ear phones (for computer use)

A suitable school bag

BLAZER

  • Black blazer with Holy Family Catholic High School badge

TIE

  • Holy Family Catholic High School tie

SHIRT

  • White shirt

SKIRT / PINAFORE

TROUSERS

  • Boys - black or grey trousers
  • Girls - black or grey tailored trousers

JUMPER / CARDIGAN (optional)

  • Grey V necked

SHOES

  • Plain black and polishable (no fabric) low heeled full shoes appropriate for school (not trainers, sport brand, ankle boots or leisure shoes) – click here for further clarification.

SOCKS

  • Boys - plain dark socks
  • Girls - plain grey (below knee or ankle socks - no leggings)

TIGHTS

  • Girls - thick grey or black tights

OUTDOOR WEAR

  • Smart, plain dark outdoor coats may be worn. Note that tracksuit tops, hooded sweatshirts or denim/leather jackets are not acceptable for school.

There is sometimes a discrepancy about what is meant by ‘dark’ colours regarding coats. All coats must be either black or dark in colour, and plain.

HAIR

  • Long hair must be tied back for all pupils for certain activities. There must be no elaborate hair decoration - hair bands must be plain black or plain navy blue.
  • No extreme hairstyles (no stepped or sudden changes in length sides and back, no bullet creases or patterns shaved in).
  • Natural hair colours.

Click here for further clarification

MAKE-UP

  • We are aware that, as pupils reach adolescence, it is not uncommon for them to feel self-conscious about their appearance. Therefore, in years 9-11 only, pupils may wear subtle, light touch make-up only, that would not be noticeable to the observer. 
  • The following are not permitted: fake tan; highlighter and bronzer; nail varnish and Shellac/acrylic nails; HD brows; false lashes.
  • The judgement as to whether the make-up is considered ‘subtle’ or not will be made by the staff and not the pupil. Any pupil who is judged to be wearing inappropriate make-up will be asked to remove it. Continual infringements of the policy may result in the pupil being asked to wear no make-up at all in the future.

JEWELLERY

  • The only jewellery permitted is a single stud earring in the ear. No other visible piercings are permitted.

HOLY FAMILY PE KIT

  • Holy Family PE Top
  • Black shorts
  • Black fleece (Optional)
  • Black football socks (girls and boys)
  • Trainers
  • Football boots (Optional)

Click here to see 6th Form Dress Code

What is Expected

  • It is expected that all items of uniform will be clearly marked with the pupil's name.
  • Valuables and Insurance - Neither the school nor the Local Authority has an insurance policy which will cover the loss of a child's personal property in the event of it being lost or stolen.
  • Parents should check their household insurance policy to see if it covers items of personal use outside the home.

 

Uniform Suppliers 

Monkhouse Schoolware Specialists

Monkhouse Schoolware Specialists

80 Coronation Road
Crosby
Liverpool
L23 5RH
 
 

PE kit Supplier Leaflet - link to site https://www.oneills.com/uk_en/shop-by-team/education/schools/holy-family-catholic-high-school.html

 

 

 

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