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Uniform Policy

We are currently updating this page and our policy.
 
A visual summary of the policy for September 2021 is available to download below.
 

ADDITIONAL RULES

Make-up
Any make-up should be discrete and modestly applied. Coloured nail varnish should not be worn.

Hair styles
We ask that hair styles are reasonable. There should be no obvious hair dye, designs shaved into the hair, or closely shaved heads. 

Earrings/Piercing
We allow one pair of small studs (one in each ear), a discreet nose stud, one small ring and a watch. (No other piercings are acceptable - tongue, lip, eyebrow etc.)

School socks / tights must be dark and plain in colour. White socks, bright colours, patterns or stripes are not permitted.

School trousers should be formal, not a jean type, chino cut, or leggings. As a guide, there should be some space between the leg and the material from the knee down and this part of the garment should be able to hold a crease. They should be full length and rest on the shoe. They should not be turned up.

School skirts should be of a suitable length and be appropriate for the workplace (i.e. close to the knee).Tube skirts are not allowed.

Black footwear, low heeled and sensible, with black laces and no visible logos. Boots, open toed shoes and flip flops are not appropriate for school wear due to Health & Safety concerns.

Black belts may only be worn through belt loops on trousers or skirts - not as fashion accessories.

Shorts may be worn all year but must be formal black knee length of a formal/tailored type cut, any others will not be allowed.

 

We now have a dedicated email for uniform enquiries, so can all uniform enquiries be directed to uniform@helston.cornwall.sch.uk 

Most of the uniform is available from high street shops. The College stocks badges, ties and blazers.  Parents who wish to purchase any of these items should use our ParentPay Shop .