Pakefield High School

School uniform and dress code

As a school we want to ensure we have the highest standards of uniform at Pakefield to ensure all students wear their school uniform with pride and a sense of belonging to our community.

Our approved supplier is Screens which is located on Rant Score, Lowestoft. Both compulsory and optional items of uniform must be purchased from Screens, with the exception of trousers, shirts and school shoes. You can find their website here.

The updated school uniform is:

Girls' Compulsory Day Wear  Boys' Compulsory Day Wear 
  • Royal blue blazer embroidered with shield
  • Plain white formal shirt 
  • School tie 
  • Pakefield embroidered skirt worn at knee length or dark grey or black trousers. No jeans, chinos or leggings are allowed. Trousers must be a tailored fit.
  • Black shoes with no visible logo. No trainers, plimsolls, boots or alternatives. Shoes must be completely black.
  • Royal blue blazer embroidered with shield
  • Plain white formal shirt 
  • School tie 
  • Dark grey or black trousers. Trousers must be a tailored fit.
  • Black shoes with no visible logo. No trainers, plimsolls, boots or alternatives. Shoes must be completely black.
Optional Day Wear Optional Day Wear
  • School embroidered grey school jumper.
  • Black or grey tights in addition to the Pakefield embroidered skirt.
  • School embroidered grey school jumper
Compulsory PE Kit  Compulsory PE Kit 
  • Royal blue polo shirt with school logo
  • Royal blue Errea training top with school logo
  • Navy Sports socks 
  • Either black sports leggings purchased from screens 
  • Or navy shorts purchased from screens 
  • Appropriate sports footwear i.e trainers, football boots.
  • Royal blue polo shirt with school logo
  • Royal blue Errea training top with school logo
  • Navy Sports socks 
  • Navy shorts purchased from screens 
  • Appropriate sports footwear i.e trainers, football boots.
Optional PE Kit 

Optional PE Kit

  • Navy Errea training bottoms 
  • Navy rain jacket with school logo
  • Navy Errea training bottoms 
  • Navy rain jacket with school logo
Jewellery Jewellery
  • One ring
  • One chain or necklace tucked in
  • One pair of studs or sleepers (ear lobes only)
  • One ring
  • One chain or necklace tucked in
  • One pair of studs or sleepers (ear lobes only)

Jewellery

Jewellery must be removed in certain lessons for safety reasons. Only jewellery listed in the table above is allowed.

Make-Up/Hairstyles

  • Subtle, unobtrusive makeup and nail varnish is allowed.
  • Coloured nail varnish and nail enhancements are not allowed.
  • Hairstyles should not be excessive and no bright, unnatural colours are allowed.
  • No headwear to be worn in school unless approved by the school for medical or religious reasons.

General Guidelines 

  • The school expects shirts to be tucked in, blazer sleeves rolled down and ties to be in line with the student’s belly button. Skirts should be worn at an appropriate knee-length.
  • Whilst in school coats are to be removed. No hoodies are allowed on the school site.
  • If in our judgement, an item of uniform is damaged, unsuitable or inappropriate a new one must be purchased immediately - this includes a student’s skirt and footwear.
  • The school will communicate uniform discrepancies directly to parents and inform them of the expected actions.
  • The school will ask a student to go home briefly to remedy a breach of the School’s expectations of uniform and may issue a sanction if the uniform isn’t correct.

 

Thank you for your support in ensuring that we have the highest standards.