General Guidance
  • We expect students to wear ‘standard’ clothes and to avoid extremes of fashion.
  • Outdoor clothing may be worn inside before and after school but must not be worn inside during the school day.
  • Hairstyles must not reflect extremes of fashion; natural hair colours only.
  • Wearing heavy make up is not allowed. We would prefer no make up to be worn by Year 7 students.
  • Jewellery: one ring is allowed. Students may wear one plain stud in each ear. No additional body piercing is acceptable.
  • Nail varnish is not allowed.
  • All items of clothing must be clearly marked with the student’s name.
  • Wallets and purses must be marked and kept on the person at all times except during PE and Games, when special arrangements will be made for their safe-keeping.
  • Plain black or brown belts only. Fashion belts are not allowed.
School Uniform
  • All students must have a Millthorpe School blazer.
  • Millthorpe School jumper (optional)
  • Millthorpe House tie: Roman – red; Saxon – blue; and Viking – green. Key Stage 3 – single stripe. Key Stage 4 – double stripe.
  • White shirt (students must not wear t-shirts underneath their shirt).
  • Millthorpe standard trousers in either slim or straight fit with a Millthorpe crest
  • Millthorpe standard skirt in either box or straight pleat with a Millthorpe crest.
  • Tights should be natural, black or navy in colour.
  • Shoes should be sensible, plain black or brown, low-heeled in leather/leather-look material
    without visible logos. Trainers and plimsolls are not permitted.
    Boots of any description are not allowed.
  • School bags should be fit for purpose and big enough to fit an A4 file inside.
Physical Education (Boys and Girls)

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Design and Technology/Science

For work in Design and Technology and Science, the school provides aprons/lab coats/goggles where needed which must be worn. Strong shoes should be worn for these subjects. Long hair should be tied back.