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Birchwood Junior School

Uniform Information

UNIFORM EXPECTATIONS

We consider the wearing of uniform to be very important. It provides our students with an identity, it helps promote a purposeful approach learning and it demonstrates a commitment to what we call The Birchwood Way. Our strict and consistent approach is appreciated by students, parents and carers. Indeed students, parents and carers have worked hard with us to ensure that the uniform is of a high standard and appropriate to the requirements of modern-day education. There is an expectation that all members of our School will strive to look their best. For students, this will mean wearing The Birchwood Junior School uniform correctly when travelling to, from and within the school and when on trips and visits. 

Extreme haircuts (as decided by The Birchwood Junior School) are not acceptable, and hair must be a natural colour. With all aspects of uniform, if you are uncertain about a specific issue, please ask for our advice. We want to work with you to ensure that all uniform expectations are met with a high standard.

BUYING SCHOOL UNIFORM

We have set out in the uniform in formation section very specific requirements for uniform in terms of colour and style. These can be sourced from the main uniform suppliers. If you are unsure, we are happy to help.

General School Uniform

Jumper or CardiganBurgundy with the school's logo 
Skirt or TrousersGrey (Trousers should be straight, classic fit, no turn ups or flairs)
Polo ShirtWhite (Either with school logo or plain)
SocksGrey or White (No logos or designs, no trainer socks)
Shoes

Black with flat or low heels. (No Platform or ballet style shoes)

Boots are NOT permitted

TightsGrey Cotton tights
EarringsA single pair of spherical plain studs only. To be worn on lower lobe of each ear.
Jewellery No Jewellery is permitted in school
Hair StylesHair should be smart and safe for a working school environment. Long hair will be required to be tied up in certain lessons to ensure safety.
Make-UpNo Make-Up is permitted. School staff will contact parents/carers if Make-Up is worn.
Muslim HijabIf worn must be Navy Blue.

 

P.E UNIFORM

Birchwood Junior School participates in many sporting activities. It is important that the correct P.E Uniform is worn during P.E sessions and sporting trips. Children may come to school in their P.E Uniform when it is their P.E days. Below is an outline of the correct uniform. P.E Uniform can be found at Uniform Direct or Supermarkets such as ASDA/TESCO/Sainsbury.

T-ShirtA plain white T-Shirt is to be worn. (No Football Shirts of any kind to be worn)
ShortsPlain black or Navy Shorts are to be worn. (No Logos permitted on shorts).
Tracksuit TrousersPlain Black or Navy Tracksuit Trousers. (No Logos permitted on trousers).
JumperSchool Burgundy jumper can be used.
TrainersNon Marking Training Shoes to be worn.

 

GENERAL COMMENTS

  • Students with long hair must tie their hair back so that no part of it will affect their ability to participate safely (including fringes that enter the eye line).
  • All earrings will need to be removed or taped to ensure the safety of all pupils. Students to bring their own plaster tape. Please be aware of this when having ears pierced.
  • All items of kit must be clearly labelled. 

In Our Federation

Swipe left and right to find contact details

  • The Lancaster
    School

    01522 685078
    82 Jasmin Road,
    Lincoln, LN6 0QQ
    View School Website
  • Woodlands Infant
    and Nursery School

    01522 683557
    Whitethorn Grove, Birchwood,
    Lincoln, LN6 0PF
    View School Website
  • Birchwood
    Federation

    01522 800971
    Larchwood Crescent,
    Lincoln, LN6 0NL
    View Federation Website

Awards

Birchwood Junior School

01522 800971
Birchwood Junior School,
Larchwood Crescent, Lincoln, LN6 0NL