School Uniform

All KLB School uniform may be purchased from our supplier Initially Yours based in Yate at:

Unit 4A Badminton Centre
Station Road
Yate
Bristol
BS37 5HT

Telephone: 01454 323779

Website: Initially Yours

Email: yate@initiallyyours.co.uk

School ties are also available from reception at the school.

School Uniform Grants

Parents/Carers of students joining Year 7 who are eligible for Free School Meals or Pupil Premium Funding may apply for a grant to help with uniform costs.  The application form is available by clicking on the link below:

School Uniform Grant Application

Notes about trousers, skirts and footwear

Particular areas of recent concern have been inappropriate trousers, both for girls and boys, unsuitable skirts and footwear.  In order to help parents with their purchasing decisions, a document has been compiled to show examples of what is acceptable and what is not:

Uniform Policy Examples 2016

Boys: Years 7 – 11

General Rules

  • All items should be clearly labelled
  • School colours are maroon and black only
  • Blazers are to be worn by all students in Years 7 to 11
  • Jewellery is not to be worn.

Specific Items

  1. School Blazer: maroon, with school badge
  2. White shirt with top (collar) button which can be fastened
  3. V-necked pullover in official school maroon embroidered pullover: crew and polo necked wear is not permitted.
  4. School tie with house colour stripe.  Click here to see House Names and Ties
  5. Trousers are to be black and of reasonable width and length. Patterned trousers, jeans, chinos, corduroys are NOT school uniform and grey is not acceptable.
  6. Shoes: black, dark brown or dark grey, suitable for school. Black leather trainers or lace up plimsolls may be worn if they have no other markings or colours. Other trainers are not permitted, they are for PE/Games only.
  7. Outdoor Clothing : anoraks or overcoats, large enough to wear over blazers. Denim and leather jackets are not allowed.
  • Hooded tops are not allowed
  • Hairstyles should be tidy and inconspicuous. No artificial hair colour, e.g. pink, blue streaks
  • Hats should not be seen around school (baseball caps are not allowed)
  • Boys are not allowed to wear jewellery except for a watch
  • Non-uniform jumpers are not permitted
  • T shirts and vests should not be visible under shirts

Girls: Years 7 –11

General Rules

  • All items should be clearly labelled
  • School colours are maroon, navy blue and black only
  • Blazers are to be worn by all students in Years 7 to 11
  • Only one ear stud per ear can be worn. Stretchers should not be worn. Other forms of jewellery are not acceptable other than a watch.

Specific Items

  1. School Blazer – maroon with school badge
  2. Blouse – shirt style, white, with a top (collar) button which can be fastened
  3. V-necked pullover  in official school maroon embroidered pullover: crew and polo necked wear is not permitted.
  4. School tie with house colour stripe. Click here to see House Names and Ties
  5. Skirts – simple style in plain black; plain weave material. Skirts should not be tight, stretchy or mini style.
  6. Trousers are permitted in plain black. They should not be jeans, chinos, leggings, jeggings, treggings, cropped or ‘Miss Sexy’ style.
  7. Shoes – black, dark brown or dark grey, with flat heels. Black leather trainers or lace up plimsolls may be worn if they have no other markings or colours. Other trainers are not permitted, they are for PE/Games only. No open toe shoes.
  8. Plain tights – beige, black, maroon, grey, navy blue
  9. Socks – plain ankle length white or black. Socks with frilly tops should not be worn. Socks should not be worn with tights.
  10. Outdoor Clothing: anoraks or overcoats, large enough to wear over blazers. Denim and leather jackets are not allowed.
  • Hooded tops are not allowed
  • Hairstyles should be tidy and inconspicuous. No artificial hair colour, e.g. pink, blue streaks
  • There should not be a gap between the bottom of the shirt and trousers/skirt
  • T shirts and vests should not be visible under shirts
  • No wide belts/fashion belts