Evidence from across the world, and over many years in Alder grange clearly proves that there is a close link between children wearing school uniform – in full and properly – and what they achieve personally and academically. Wearing the school uniform is an important factor in establishing a pride in and identify with, the school and at the same time minimises social divisions between pupils.
You may download a description of our school uniform requirements here, and a helpful presentation that summarises our expectations here. The presentation helps clarify some of the main areas of contention regarding footwear, skirt length, make-up and jewellery.
A copy of our formal policy on school uniform is available in our School Policies section of the website.