Uniform & Suppliers
Year 7 Uniform
As you are aware, Year 7 Blazers and ties will be gifted, free of charge to our new learners. We can confirm that our Year 7 blazer supplier for 2022/23 will be Crested School Wear, Churchill Shopping Centre, Dudley 01384 918 330.
From 01/07/2022 to 26/08/2022 you will be able to visit Crested, order your child’s blazer and collect a tie directly with them. We encourage you to do so at your earliest convenience from the above date to avoid any delays. Please note that for Year 7 you will have to visit the store in person. Please ensure you take proof of ID with you when you visit the store.
Years 8 to 11 Uniform
For Years 8 to 11, blazers can be purchased instore or online via the Crested website www.crestedschoolwear.co.uk. Ties are available from Crested or directly from the academy at £4 per tie. For information, Year 11 learners will receive a new tie, free of charge at the beginning of the school year.
From 13th June 2022, PE Kit is also available from Crested School Wear, Churchill Shopping Centre, Dudley 01384 918 330. The make and style of PE kit has not changed, however the new arrangement with Crested allows for kit to be sampled and tried for size in store locally. Please do not order your PE Kit online via the Surridge website.
The minimum requirement for PE Kit is a branded Polo Shirt and Shorts with plain black socks. Other branded items are available but are not compulsory. Plain black items are accepted as an alternative to the non-compulsory items.
All other items of school uniform are unbranded and may be purchased from other clothes and shoe retailers.
For information related to expectations around uniform, please refer to the Parents & Carers > Parents & Carers Guide area of the website.