St Thomas More Catholic Academy & Sixth Form College

With grace and humility,
glorify the Lord by your life

School Uniform

At St Thomas More we are proud of our uniform, as it sets us apart from the other local schools, and all students here are expected to wear the correct uniform at all times. 

School uniform can be purchased from the Schoolwear centre in Nuneaton town centre or visit their website here.

All students are required to co-operate with the school uniform policy below.

 

Skirt

Black knee-length school skirt with school badge on (ONLY available from The Schoolwear Centre).  There is a choice of two specific styles.  Where skirts are persistently not worn of the appropriate length or style, an alternative mid-calf length skirt will be provided by the school or students will be told to wear trousers.   No lycra or stretchy skirts are permitted.

Trousers

Black tailored.  Tight fitted, skinny fit, jeggings or leggings will NOT be allowed.  Cropped trousers are not permitted.

Shirt

Plain white with collar which button up to the top.

School Blazer (optional)

Maroon with school badge on top pocket (ONLY available from The Schoolwear Centre)

If students choose not to wear the school blazer, they must wear the school logo maroon jumper (ONLY available from The Schoolwear Centre) This replaces the V-neck cardigan.

Shoes

Black formal shoes suitable for school wear.  Informal shoes such as canvas pumps, trainers or sports shoes are not allowed.  Black boots can only be worn if under trousers.  All shoes/boots must be flat, not heeled.

Socks

Black socks must be worn with trousers.

Tights

Black (with skirt).

Tie

All students must wear a school tie (ONLY available from The Schoolwear Centre)

Jewellery

A maximum of one stud in each ear only; a signet ring; a chain with cross, crucifix or religious medal may be worn inside the shirt.  No body piercing or body art is allowed.

Make-up/Hair

Make-up, nail varnish, false nails, acrylic nails are NOT allowed.  Any extreme or inappropriate forms of hairstyles are unacceptable.  This includes extreme tinting or dyeing of hair.

Outdoor Coats

Plain coats.  The following items are not acceptable: hoodies, body warmers, denim jackets, leather jackets, tracksuit tops or any type of fabric that is not purposeful as a winter coat.  All outdoor coats must be removed in class.

PE Kit

Plain black shorts or black leggings and a plain white polo shirt.  A plain sweatshirt will be made available by the school for students to wear during the winter months.  Plain white or black sports socks, trainers (without black soles).

Alternatively, students can wear the branded PE kit if they wish which is available from the Schoolwear Centre.