School Uniform

Children are expected to come to school wearing the appropriate school uniform

Uniform Colour
Tailored trousers, skirts Grey or Black
Shirts and blouses Light blue or white
Polo shirts Light blue or white with school logo
Sweatshirt / cardigan or fleece Royal blue with school logo
Dresses Blue and white stripes or checks
Indoor shoes Black shoes with a maximum 2.5 cm heel. No open toed shoes or sling-backs
Reversible coat Royal blue with school logo (optional)
Socks or “children’s” tights, Plain black, navy blue, grey or white


PE kit Colour
Plain shorts Black
Plain T shirt White with round neck
Black Plimsolls or trainers
Track suit or warm jumper / jogging bottoms Plain dark colour with no logos or motifs
Yr 5/6 only: Football boots No metal studs
One- piece swimming costume, hat  and towel Any colour


For Art & DT: Apron, old shirt or T Shirt to be in school at all times All round protection from paint & glue is useful for younger children!
Hedgehogs : Bookbag only Royal Blue with school logo
Squirrels: May bring a small rucksack, Yr 2 also need a bookbag.

Kestrels: Rucksack

Any colour


Our uniform has been designed so that the majority of items can be purchased from a range of outlets.

All items bearing the school logo can be purchased from Marks and Spencer and ordered online at    https://www.mandsyourschooluniform.com/search?q=Hartest

We have a collection of good quality uniform that has been donated by parents.  It can be found in boxes and on a rail at the school entrance.  Parents are encouraged to take any items that they need in turn for a donation. 

Parents are encouraged to donate any good quality items that their children have grown out of.

ALL UNIFORM MUST BE NAMED – My Name Tags offer a range of products to name uniform and belongings.  Please enter the school code 34880 to enable us to earn 20% back https://www.mynametags.com/


Fashionable dress and appearance are not part of Hartest’s dress code

Examples of unacceptable dress code include:-

Drop or looped earrings, large cartoon style earrings, jewellery*, make up, nail varnish, hair gels or similar

Extreme fashion hairstyles, shaved patterns or unnatural colours, large or decorative hair accessories etc.

Extremes lengths of skirts: e.g. too short or hipster style trousers etc

  • *Jewellery: Pupils may wear a small ear stud only. These should be plain and not decorative with only one stud in each ear. Older pupils may wear a wrist watch.
  • Long hair must be fastened back in a plain simple style using hair bands or similar in school colours.
  • Please remember that children must be able to remove their own watch and ear-studs for PE, otherwise they should not be worn on days when they have PE.

Children in Hedgehogs class will be learning outside each day and therefore should have a pair of wellies and coat in school every day.

Our aim is to maintain the highest standards and expectations in all we do.