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17/07/18

Thank to our Y8 Parents/Carers who attended this morning's Celebration Assembly. Tomorrow, it is the turn of Y10; we look forward to seeing you then.

17/07/18

Congratulations to SAM group 8ZKE who have also been awarded a Mufti Day tomorrow for the amount of achievement points received! https://t.co/4zPakMQc9N

17/07/18

Well done to students in SAM 7RBR who have been awarded a Mufti Day tomorrow for the best attendance record in Year 7 this year. https://t.co/6P3SWzVnMA

16/07/18

Retweeted From Freedom Leisure - de Stafford Sports Centre

The new entrance lobby at is starting to take shape. Great work in this hot weather. https://t.co/t6JXpTb2uq

16/07/18

Lovely to welcome so many parents/carers to our Y7 Celebration Assembly this morning, thank you for your support. We look forward to the Y8 event tomorrow morning. Please do join us, if you can.

15/07/18

Retweeted From Glyn School P.E.

Well done to Mr Tanner and Miss Owen for delivering their Masters research at the St Mary's University Research Conference yesterday. Another two members of staff completing their MA. Well done to staff from and also, great achievement! https://t.co/9pSGdhjqP2

13/07/18

students have landed at Heathrow. What a difference to see only grey clouds! 😩

13/07/18

Retweeted From Rachel Picken

held the GLF Year 9 GCSEs skills Bootcamp today for & students. The students' descriptive writing& literary analysis was inspirational. Thanks to & Mr Matthews for his lecture on the Victorians https://t.co/DHouJDVrOp

13/07/18

Fantastic work from the Interact Club, helping to clear the local community of litter. https://t.co/osLkhFCeNb

13/07/18

Retweeted From Kerrie Cook

Year 9 English conference is well underway. Session 3 (The Victorians) is in full swing. With https://t.co/wnWUg8Nl7i

13/07/18

Well done to our fantastic team of volunteers from the Interact Club who are heading out to clear the ‘100 Steps’ footpath of litter this afternoon https://t.co/qlqpE3dOcs

13/07/18

Another early start, ready for La Reigna Sofía museum. Some tired smiles (again!). https://t.co/k3xflLAQdc

12/07/18

Having a lovely afternoon at Parque Warner. The students have made some new llama friends. https://t.co/EDtv4jITaB

12/07/18

Even the teachers had a great time at Bernabeu Stadium. Kids loving Madrid! https://t.co/lXEZQPoaQJ

12/07/18

Messing about on the river! https://t.co/UGsDE4TsOc

12/07/18

Great teamwork https://t.co/sqeKvVzqn7

12/07/18

Raft building begins - will it stay afloat! https://t.co/4bejN7xyr1

12/07/18

Raft-building strategy meeting! https://t.co/6XLKEi16As

12/07/18

Y8 all set for an afternoon on the river at TYM! https://t.co/BhFrPLLqc0

11/07/18

Retweeted From de Stafford PE

A fun day at Thames Young Mariners for ⁦⁩ Y8 students having a go at kayaking and stand up paddleboarding! Thank you for having us ⁦ 🛶 https://t.co/whKuzNuadt

School Uniform

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Students are expected to be wearing the correct uniform in lessons; this includes having top buttons fastened, shirts tucked in and kilts unrolled.  It is advisable that all uniform items be named. Students must have the necessary books, equipment or kit with them for all lessons and have their planner with them every day.

Donations of second hand uniform are always welcome.  We urgently need jumpers, blazers and PE kit.  If you have any donations please drop them into Reception clearly labelled second hand uniform.  

de Stafford School uniform can be purchased from:

Hewitts of Croydon, 45-51 Church Street, Croydon, CR9 1QQ
Open Monday to Saturday, 9.30 a.m. – 6.00 p.m.
Tel.no: 0208 688 1830/680 4555

Please click here to order from Hewitts online.

Available from de Stafford School Student Services:

• Clip on ties - £5.00

• School Blazer Badges - £4.50

• School jumpers - £20.00 (only sizes 30”, 38”, 40” & 42” available)

• Exam pencil cases - £2.50

• Replacement locker keys - £3.50

 

School Uniform Expectation

Item

Uniform Expectation

Consequence if expectation not met

Hairstyles:

Hair should be smartly cut with a natural colour in one tone not noticeably treated (no dip dye allowed).

No hair should be cut shorter than grade two, extreme styles not allowed and no patterns shaved, including in eyebrows.

Moderate and smart hair accessories are allowed.

SAM/HoY will contact home to inform parents/carers of the concern and to warn that the breech of hairstyle rule should not be repeated. In extreme cases a student can be sent home to rectify the hairstyle concern or be placed in isolation until the hairstyle is deemed acceptable.

Earrings and piercing:

One pair of simple studs in the ears only. No sleepers of any size, no ear stretchers/tapers/spike earrings, no large studs, no other visible piercing (nose/lip/eyebrow etc).

Jewellery will be confiscated and given to Student Services to keep until the end of the day. Unacceptable piercings will be removed or covered up. Repeat offenders will be placed into a SLT detention and the SAM/HoY will inform parents/carers.

Make up:

No excessive make-up, including fake tan and heavy eye make-up (no fake eye lashes).

No false nails, colourless nail varnish only.

Offenders will be asked to remove the excess make-up. Repeat offenders will be placed into a SLT detention and the SAM/HoY will inform parents/carers.

Tie:

The tie must be worn smartly with the top shirt button fastened.

If worn incorrectly a reminder of the school expectation is given. Students without a tie will borrow one from student services in exchange for a personal item. Repeat offenders will be placed into a SLT detention and the SAM/HoY will inform parents/carers.

Shirt/Blouse:

Boys should wear a plain white shirt with the top button fastened.

Girls should wear a plain white shirt with the top button fastened with a tie if wearing trousers. An open neck blouse is permitted with a skirt.

If worn incorrectly a reminder of the school expectation is given. Repeat offenders will be placed into a SLT detention and the SAM/HoY will inform parents/carers.

Jumper:

The School jumper with the school badge is the only permitted jumper for Years 7-10. Y11 must wear the designated school jumper for that school year.

Offenders will remove the inappropriate garment. Repeat offenders will have the garment taken from them until the end of the school day and they will be placed into a SLT detention, the SAM/HoY to inform parents/carers.

Blazer:

Blazer must be worn at all times including to and from school.

Offenders can borrow a blazer from Student Services in exchange for a personal item. Repeat offenders will be placed into a SLT detention and the SAM/HoY will inform parents/carers.

Trousers:

Smart, tailored, plain, black trousers of waist height and ankle length. (no jeans or jean style, denim, chinos, cords, combats, hipsters, skinny fit or leggings, recent fashion trend or other casual trousers. No trousers with accessories including leg pockets, zips etc)

The offender spends the day in isolation, or is sent home to change into appropriate clothing.

Skirts:

School tartan school worn at an appropriate length (not to be rolled at the waist).

The offender spends the day in isolation, or is sent home to change into appropriate clothing.

Tights:

Girls:

Must be Plain black or natural coloured tights, no patterns, no leggings.

Or plain black socks below the knee.

Or ankle length plain black or plain white socks, no other colours allowed.

Boys:

Dark coloured plain socks only.

If inappropriately worn a student will be reminded of the school expectation and asked to adjust the item. If an item is deemed to be seriously inappropriate the student can be sent home to change or spend the day in isolation. Repeat offenders will be given a SLT detention and the SAM/HoY will inform parents and carers.

Coats/jackets:

In cold weather we would expect students to wear a sensible coat. Hooded tops or denim jackets are not to be worn in school.

Offenders will be asked to remove the inappropriate item. Repeat offenders will have the item removed from them for the day and sit a SLT detention; the SAM/HoY will inform parents/carers.

Shoes:

Plain black leather shoes or leather effect. No trainers or trainer style shoes (regardless of colour), canvas shoes, heeled shoes or boots (over the ankle bone)

Refusal to change shoes will result in isolation or being sent home to change the shoes.

Jewellery:

One watch, one charity band only, no other jewellery allowed.

Additional items must be removed. Repeat offenders will have the item taken for the day and a SLT detention given, the SAM/