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Melrose Preparatory and Junior Uniform

Uniform changes

As we are phasing in a new uniform, girls are allowed to continue wearing the old style until the items need replacing. From September 2016 the new uniform is compulsory.

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Preparatory Department

Items with a * must be purchased locally from Fletcher Sports. Other items can be purchased elsewhere.

Preparatory Department Winter Uniform

Uniform Prep Winter

(May be worn from the start of Michaelmas Term, becoming compulsory after half term)


Flake Icon  ’Ellie’ style v neck pinafore in Ferguson Tartan*
Flake Icon  Green v necked pullover*
Flake Icon  3 in 1 Jacket, navy blue (Winterbottom with detachable fleece liner)*
Flake Icon  Bottle green scarf, hat and gloves*
Flake Icon  Open neck long sleeved white blouse
Flake Icon  Bottle green knee length socks or tights
Flake Icon  Plain black lace up, buckle or velcro fastening school shoe
Flake Icon  Plain white knickers
Flake Icon  Wellington boots, any style or colour
Flake Icon  Blazer, green with school badge*

Preparatory Department Summer uniform

(May be worn from the start of Trinity Term, becoming compulsory after half term)

Sun Icon  Either the green and white striped Summer Dress*,
or an open neck short sleeved white blouse with the ’Ellie’ style v neck pinafore in Ferguson Tartan*
Sun Icon  Blazer, green with school badge*
Sun Icon  Sun Hat, white, named on outside*
Sun Icon  Plain black lace up, buckle or velcro fastening school shoe
Sun Icon  Plain white knickers
Sun Icon  Plain white ankle socks (not sports socks)

Compulsory extras needed throughout the year

Octicon Checklist 13  Checked smock with name embroidered on the front*
Octicon Checklist 13  Green book bag*
Octicon Checklist 13  Green back pack*
Monday: As this is swimming day, girls should come to school wearing their costumes rolled down, with knickers over the top, polo shirt, tracksuit top and bottom, and black school shoes (not plimsolls). Snack, drink, smock, towel and white swimming cap with name clearly written on the outside, should be placed in swimming bag. Girls should bring their book bag in as well.

Compulsory Swimming Kit needed throughout the year

Map Icon Swimming 13  Swimsuit, navy blue (Maru Pacer)*
Map Icon Swimming 13  Swimming bag, green*
Map Icon Swimming 13  Swim Cap, white
Map Icon Swimming 13  Swim goggles if required
Map Icon Swimming 13  Any swimming towel
Tuesday: As this is ballet day, the full PE kit bag should be brought in, including ballet outfits. PE kits will be returned every Friday for washing.

Compulsory PE Kit needed throughout the year

Football 13  Tracksuit top, green with navy panels (Squadkit Stormtex)*
Football 13  Training Pants, navy with green panels (Squadkit Performatex)*
Football 13  Athletic shorts, navy and green*
Football 13  Green kit bag with name embroidered on the front*
Football 13  Black plimsolls, preferably Velcro fastening
Football 13  White ankle socks

Ballet 13  A ballet leotard, ballet shoes and ballet socks (they can be ordered through Melrose on the first ballet lesson of each term.)

Optional extras - Midlayer, green (Squadkit Performance)*, Baselayer top, navy (Squadkit Climaskin)*


Shoes
Must be approved styles only i.e. black lace up, buckle or Velcro fastening school shoes. Thick soles, high heels, shoes with flashing lights, ballet style and patent leather are not permissible.

Hair 
Must be kept tidy and away from the face. Hair of shoulder length must be tied back. Hair bands/scrunchies must be plain green, brown or match the uniform worn. Plain green or brown hair slides only.

Naming 
ALL items must be clearly marked with embroidered/iron-on name tapes unless otherwise specified. 

Uniform Chest
The Melrose PTA offer second hand uniform for sale at the start of each term. 

 


Junior Department

Items with a * must be purchased locally from Fletcher Sports. Other items can be purchased elsewhere.

Junior Department Winter Uniform

Uniform Junior Winter

(May be worn from the start of Michaelmas Term, becoming compulsory after half term)


Flake Icon  ’Ellie’ style v neck pinafore in Ferguson Tartan (Junior Remove and Form I)*
Flake Icon  ’Amy’ style kilt in Ferguson Tartan (Form II and III)*
Flake Icon  Open neck long sleeved white blouse
Flake Icon  Blazer, green with school logo*
Flake Icon  Green v necked pullover*
Flake Icon  3 in 1 Jacket, navy blue (Winterbottom with detachable fleece liner)*
Flake Icon  Knee length socks or tights in bottle green
Flake Icon  Bottle green scarf, hat and gloves*

Junior Department Summer Uniform

(May be worn from the start of Trinity Term, becoming compulsory after half term)

Sun Icon  Green and white striped Summer Dress* (Junior Remove and Form I) New style to be avaliable in May 2017 
Sun Icon  Open neck short sleeved white blouse (Form II and Form III)
Sun Icon  ’Amy’ style kilt in Ferguson Tartan* (Form II and Form III)
Sun Icon  Blazer, green with school badge*
Sun Icon  Sun Hat, in house colour*
Sun Icon  Plain white ankle socks (not sports socks)

Compulsory extras needed throughout the year

Octicon Checklist 13  Plain white knickers
Octicon Checklist 13  Science overall with name embroidered on the front*
Octicon Checklist 13  Green back pack*
Octicon Checklist 13  Green book bag* for Junior Remove and Form I
Octicon Checklist 13  Dark homework folder* for Form II and Form III

Shoes:
Octicon Checklist 13  Approved styles only, black lace up, buckle or velcro fastening school shoes. Thick soles, high heels, shoes with flashing lights, ballet style and patent leather are not permissable.

Compulsory PE Kit needed throughout the year

Uniform Junior Pe Kit Football 13  Tracksuit top, green with navy panels (Squadkit Stormtex)*
Football 13  Training Pants, navy with green panels (Squadkit Performatex)*
Football 13  Athletic shorts, navy and green*
Football 13  Polo Shirt, green and navy (Squadkit Hydrocool)*
Football 13  Green kit bag with name embroidered on the front*
Football 13  White ankle socks
Football 13  Trainers, predominantly white

Forms II and III only:
Football 13  Skort, green and navy (Squadkit Hydrocool)*
Football 13  Shin pads*
Football 13  Gumshield*
Football 13  Games socks, green and navy hoops, mid calf (Squadkit Performance)*

Optional:
Football 13  Midlayer, green (Squadkit Performance)*
Football 13  Baselayer Top, navy (Squadkit Climaskin)*
Football 13  Football boots (Form II and III only)*

Compulsory Swimming Kit needed throughout the year

Map Icon Swimming 13  Swimsuit, navy blue (Maru Pacer)*
Map Icon Swimming 13  Swimming bag, green*
Map Icon Swimming 13  Swim Cap, in house colour*
Map Icon Swimming 13  Swim goggles if required
Map Icon Swimming 13  Any swimming towel

 

Hair 
Must be kept tidy and away from the face. Hair of shoulder length must be tied back. Hair bands/scrunchies must be plain green, brown or match the uniform worn. Plain green or brown hair slides only.

Naming 
ALL items must be clearly marked with embroidered/iron-on name tapes unless otherwise specified.

Uniform Chest
The Melrose PTA offer second hand uniform for sale at the start of each term. 

Jewellery 
Jewellery is not permitted (although small, plain gold or silver studs may be worn in pierced ears). Watches must be plain and inexpensive with a plain gold, silver, black or green strap. Names must be ‘engraved’ on the watch. The school accepts no responsibility for loss.  ALL ITEMS OF JEWELLERY should be removed for all PE lessons in school. 

Stationery 
Girls are expected to bring a small pencil case with basic items of stationery to school. A list of items will be available at Curriculum Evening. These items should be named. 

Reflective wear
Reflective armbands or belts may be worn to and from school when walking or riding on the roads on dark winter mornings or afternoons. They may be obtained from cycle shops.

 

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