Bow School

Uniform

Uniform

Bow School students are expected to wear the school uniform listed below. High standards of dress are required at all times, reinforcing the standards of appearance and behaviour that are needed to meet and maintain high expectations.

Bow School Uniform Information

Boys                

Grey trousers*

Black school shoes *

White shirt*          

School tie (Lower: silver, Upper: blue)   

School jumper/cardigan* (Lower: blue, Upper: grey) 

School blazer     

Black school shoes *                                  

Girls

Grey trousers*, or grey pleated skirt* or school salwar 

White shirt*

School tie (Lower: silver, Upper: blue)  

School jumper/cardigan*(Lower: blue, Upper: grey)  

School blazer

School headscarf* (optional)

Black school shoes*

Black tights or black or white socks* 

PE Kit

Must be brought to school on days when games and PE take place. The PE Kit is:

Boys

Navy Blue Bow school Rain Jacket (optional)

Bow School Football Jersey

Navy Blue Shorts*

Navy Blue Socks*

Trainers*

Girls

Navy Blue Bow school Rain Jacket (optional)    

Navy Blue Bow School Polo top

Navy Blue Shorts*

Navy Blue Socks*

Trainers*

 * These items are generic items and can be purchased from any retailer.

 

Branded school uniform can be purchased from Khalsa Schoolwear

Address: 388-390 Bethnal Green Rd, Bethnal Green, London E2 0AH

Phone: 020 7729 3286

 

 

For all students the following guidance applies:

    Trousers

  • should be grey
  • These must not be of denim or cord or bear any pattern.

  • Must be secured around the waist with a plain black belt if necessary, and under garments must not show.
  • Belt buckles should be small and plain – large belt buckles and buckles with inappropriate logos will be confiscated

     

    Shirt

  1. Polo type shirts are not permitted

  2. Shirts must be buttoned up to the collar and tucked into trousers, or skirt

  3.  Shirt collars must be worn turned down.

  4. Students must not wear coloured t-shirts or other garments underneath their shirts.

     

     Plain, black lace up or slip on shoes

  1. No ‘trainer style’ shoes.

  2. Boots are not permitted

   All students must wear a school tie

  1. The school tie for the Lower School is silver with the star icon

  2. The tie must be tied correctly and pulled up to the top button

 To Note:

  •  School Blazers are compulsory for all students
  • Skirts should be worn no shorter than knee length
  •  Only the school Salwar Kameez may be worn, no other Salwar Kameez is permitted
  •  Only the school head scarf may be worn, no other headscarf is permitted
  • Female students are permitted to wear a plain black headband with no embellishments
  • Only school jumpers may be worn. Hooded sweat tops are not to be worn at school
  • Coats should not display any large emblems or writing. Jackets with integral hooded tops are not to be worn
  •  During particularly cold weather students will be allowed to wear a plain woolly hat in the playground 
  • Bandanas, headbands and combs are not permitted to be worn
  • Gloves must not be worn in lessons

 

 Jewellery and make-up

  • Students may wear a watch, a signet ring and small gold stud earrings without stones

  • No make-up of any sort is permitted to be worn in school (students who wear make-up will be expected to remove it before they attend lessons)

  • Nail varnish and fake nails are prohibited

  • No fake eyelashes should be worn

Please check your child’s uniform before he/she leaves the house. Form tutors, Year Learning Managers and Senior Staff will monitor students’ uniform daily and will contact you if there are any issues.

 

NB: If you are unsure about the suitability of any item of school wear, please consult with the school before purchasing.  Students without correct uniform will be lent the required items by the school. They are expected to comply with this and return the items at the end of the school day. Students refusing to borrow the required clothing may not be permitted in lessons and parents will be contacted. In exceptional circumstances, with written communication from home, a student may be permitted to attend lessons with the agreement of their Year Learning Manager, and on the understanding that uniform will be corrected within a set timeframe.