Unity City Academy

Unity City Academy

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Student Uniform

All students are required to wear the correct UCA uniform.

Lollipops is the supplier for all our uniform items. Blazers from £25.00; Ties £6.50; PE Polo Tops from £7.50, PE Sweatshirts from £8.00; Navy PE Socks (all sizes) £4.50; Navy PE Shorts (all sizes) £3.50.

Boys:Uniform

  • Plain black trousers
  • Plain white shirt with collar - the shirt must be long enough to be tucked into the trousers
  • Academy blazer with UCA logo
  • Academy tie (different design for Year 11)
  • Black shoes - not trainers
  • Black socks - no logos, patterns or markings

Students may wear a black v-neck jumper under their blazers in colder weather. This is in addition to, and not instead of, the blazer.

All students are required to take part in all PE lessons.

Boys' PE Uniform:

  • UCA round neck Navy  blue sweatshirt - Optional
  • White UCA polo shirt (Navy blue for year 9-11)
  • Navy Blue shorts
  • Navy Blue socks
  • Navy Blue jogging Bottoms- Optional
  • Trainers
  • Football Boots- Optional

Please note that no manufacturers logo and marks are acceptable, they must be plain. In addition the sweatshirt and jogging bottoms are recommend for outdoor PE.

Girls' PE Uniform:

  • UniformUCA round neck light blue sweatshirt - Optional
  • White UCA polo shirt (Light blue for year 9-11)
  • Navy Blue shorts
  • Navy Blue socks
  • Navy Blue jogging Bottoms - Optional 
  • Trainers
  • Football Boots- Optional

Please note that no manufacturers logo and marks are acceptable, they must be plain. In addition the sweatshirt and jogging bottoms are recommend for outdoor PE.

Incorrect Uniform

Where appropriate the morning duty staff may send students home in order to dress correctly and return in time for Learning sessions.  Where this is impractical students can loan ties and jumpers from the student helpdesk. 

Outdoor Coat - Boys and Girls:

This should be plain, with no obvious logos or markings. Denim, cord, leather and leather-look items and tracksuit tops are not acceptable. Outdoor coats, gloves, hats, caps and scarves must be removed on entry to the building and placed in the student’s school bag or locker.

Bags

Students need a bag which is large enough to hold all Academy equipment including books, pencil case, PE uniform and planner.  Fashion handbags and boot bags are not permitted.

Hair

Hair should be neat and tidy. Extreme or attention seeking styles are not suitable (e.g. bright colours or streaked coloured hair braids or severe shaved styles).

Jewellery

Students may wear a watch but no other items of jewellery at all.

Any jewellery worn in the Academy will be confiscated and held safely until the student's parent or guardian can collect the items at an agreed time.

Make up

Students should not wear excessive make-up to the Academy.  Students wearing excessive make-up will be asked to remove it on entry to the Academy.