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Uniform 2020-21

Uniform & PE Kit updates

Please see below a timeline of information relating to our Uniform and PE Kit. Due to the current climate, we will seek to provide updates on a regular basis, as soon as we are able to do so. Thank you for your ongoing support and patience at this time. 

Update 26/06/20

We are pleased to be able to provide information on PE Kit for 2020/2021 and are delighted that the supplier is Surridge Sport.

PE kit is available to purchase online by searching for the academy. Alternatively, you can order by telephone: 01282 418 418. 

Orders will be delivered free of charge to the academy (for distribution in September) or to your home address for a small fee.

Required Items

  • Polo shirt (£7.50)
  • Shorts (£6.00)
  • Socks*

Additional items are available to purchase but are not compulsory. Only the above items are compulsory. 

Socks (compulsory) and other optional items can be purchased from Surridge Sport. However, other suppliers are acceptable. Please note that socks or any other optional items must be plain black.

A sizing guide can be found on the Surridge Sport website.

Please note that due to the current climate it will not be possible for your child to try on sample sportswear. 

Thank you for your continued support and patience at this time. We will continue to provide further updates as soon as possible. 

Uniform & PE Kit update – 22/06/20

We understand that you will be keen to receive information on uniform and PE Kit for September 2020. We are working hard to provide a seamless process, given the current climate. We will continue to keep you updated, but for now please see the below updates. 

All expectations regarding the standard of uniform can be found in the Parents/Carers Guide 2020, page 19.

Year 7 learners (2020)

Jo Higgins, Chief Executive of Dudley Academies Trust is delighted to confirm that we will be gifting a blazer and tie, free of charge to each Year 7 learner. Ties will be given to our Year 7 learners by the academy on their first day of the new academic year 2020/2021 (to be confirmed based on government guidance).

Details on how to get your child’s blazer will be provided at a later date, as soon as we are able to do so. 

For all other information in relation to uniform requirements, please refer to the Parents/Carers Guide 2020 as noted above.  

Ties 

Year 11 is a very important year for our young people; therefore Dudley Academies Trust is delighted to be able to gift our Year 11 learners their new academy coloured Year 11 tie. Ties will be given to our Year 11 learners by the academy on their first day of the new academic year 2020/2021 (to be confirmed based on government guidance).

For Years 8 to 10, ties will only be available to purchase at the academy at a cost of £4 per tie. We have changed the supplier of our ties and are pleased they are now £1 cheaper than last year. 

Ties for Year 7 and 8 learners will be 14” in length and Years 9 to 11 will be 16”. Note the size of the tie can be flexible based on the learner. 

Blazers & PE Kit 

We are pleased to confirm that we have negotiated with our supplier, blazers will now be available to purchase at a much reduced cost of £22.95 to £27.95.

Details on how to purchase blazers and PE Kit will be provided at a later date, as soon as we are able to do so. We are currently in discussion with our suppliers regarding the process to ensure it is seamless and as safe as possible.

Thank you for your continued support and patience at this time. We are working hard to be able to provide further details as soon as possible.

Update 05/06/20

We understand that you will be keen to get information on uniform and PE Kit for September 2020. We are very conscious of the current climate and the safety of our learners is our highest priority. Therefore, please be reassured that we are in discussion with our suppliers and further detail will be provided in due course. Thank you for your patience at this time.