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22/01/21

Do take a look at this week's Glyn School Newsletter - our staff and students are keeping very busy! https://t.co/bax6XyTd9H

21/01/21

Update to technical issues during Year 10 Parents' and Carers' remote meetings - SchoolCloud tell us that they have now resolved the issue. If the problem should return, please refresh your browser.

21/01/21

Technical Issues - Year 10 Remote Parents' and Carers' Evening. Please accept our apologies for the disruption to these meetings. Please persevere and keep refreshing your browser until the issue has been rectified by SchoolCloud.

18/01/21

Do take a look at our latest Glyn Newsletter: https://t.co/JmNppdGPWD

21/12/20

For all those that might be struggling over the Christmas period, do not forget that there are many organisations out there to help you. Please use our Glyn SHARP page for a huge amount of links to different organisations. https://t.co/yyQm70aWhR . Stay Safe and Stay Well

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16/12/20

Difficult to see but this is the moment yesterday afternoon that 8 Abbey and 8 Tudor took it upon themselves to take the knee for Black Lives Matter at the start of their House Football Final. We are very proud of them. https://t.co/vo1BMJEo1J

11/12/20

'Save the Children' charity Mufti Day today - thank you to Glyn families for your generous donations for such an important charity

11/12/20

Do take a look at this week's Glyn Newsletter via this link: https://t.co/Wxvyveo7ti

10/12/20

Friday 11 December is a Mufti Day in aid of Save the Children. Voluntary donations of £2, please. Students may wear their own clothes. Christmas jumpers encouraged! No uniform needed, but please remember face coverings!

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26/11/20

Retweeted From Glyn School P.E.

Extra-Curricular Sport is back! https://t.co/J61DDZqltq

26/11/20

Reminder: INSET Day - Friday 26 November 2020 - school closed for all students.

26/11/20

Do take a look at this week's Glyn Newsletter! https://t.co/xAKFoVNWW0

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26/11/20

Looks chilly in Swanage! Year 13 conducting their geography field work today. https://t.co/i4FBv4Ep48

23/11/20

Friday 27 November is a Staff Training Day (INSET) so will be closed to all students on that day.

23/11/20

Do take a look at our Glyn School Newsletter! https://t.co/Mu0q7pcYkv

23/10/20

Do take a look at this week's Glyn Newsletter - cricket and sailing successes, plus other uplifting news: https://t.co/wy77UMfd5E

22/10/20

Reminder that Friday 23 October is a Mufti Day - donations of £2 at the school gates to the Glyn PSA gratefully received. Monies raised provide extra resources for the benefit of our students. Thank you.

16/10/20

Do take a look at this week's Glyn School Newsletter! https://t.co/B4rAkvn2vS

09/10/20

Our Sixth Form Virtual Open Evening will be held on Thursday 15 October 2020, so please check our website on that date. Sadly, no tours or visits this year, but do join us virtually on 15 Oct!

09/10/20

Do take a look at this week's Glyn Newsletter! https://t.co/1XgfSPFkVH

Sixth Form Uniform

School Uniform - Now Online

I am pleased to let you know that the online shop for school uniform via Stevensons, the new school uniform provider, is now live. Please click the link below to view and purchase school uniform:

https://stevensons.co.uk/schools/glyn-school-ewell/823

Stevensons has a shop based in Epsom in the Lester Bowden building, which is open six days a week. Uniform is now available to purchase in store, online (with options for ‘click and collect’ or full home delivery), by telephone and at pop-up shops.

Stevensons are the largest UK supplier of uniforms and sportswear and work with over 500 schools. We are confident that such experience and scale will ensure high levels of customer service, as well as competitively low prices. Stevensons have been able to reduce the cost of some items of school uniform and will continue to work with Macron who supply the PE kit.

Mrs Leisa Sleat, School Business Leader

 

Uniform Policy

We have high expectations of our Sixth Formers and this includes personal appearance. We believe that our uniform policy benefits the school in a number of ways

  • It encourages identification with the school and nurtures the notion of community
  • It protects students from social pressures to dress in a particular way
  • It supports discipline and good behaviour and ensures the health and safety of students
  • It instils a sense of pride in the school
  • It allows staff to concentrate their time and effort on teaching and learning

The decision about what is and is not acceptable will always remain with the school. Students are expected to adhere to the uniform rules on the journey to and from school.

Key Stage 5 (KS5) 

Blazer:

Glyn School Sixth Form black blazer with embroidered logo - students must have this with them at all times.

Trousers or Skirt:

Plain black trousers (black canvas, denim or skinny trousers are not permitted).

Black knee length school kilt. Skirts must be worn on or below the knee.

Shirt or Blouse:

If wearing trousers, a plain white shirt must be worn with the top button fastened, with a school tie.  Students wearing a skirt are permitted to wear an open neck blouse, with no visible T-shirts.

School tie:

School or prefects’ tie

Socks:

Plain black or grey socks. Plain flesh coloured or black opaque tights. (Knee high socks are not permitted)

Shoes:

Plain black, leather with black soles, low heel and fully enclosed. No decorative stitching or carrying an explicit sports logo. Black boots, trainers, plimsolls, canvas or suede shoes may not be worn.

(Acceptable shoes are defined by the school)

Pullover/cardigan (optional)

Black cardigan or V-neck jumper

Headwear and religious clothing

Religious headwear may be worn (for religious purposes only) and should be either plain black or navy blue

Baseball caps and bandanas may not be worn

Hair:

Hair should be neat, tidy and appropriate for a professional working environment (as defined by the school).

Extreme styles and hair colouring will not be permitted (as defined by the school).

Shaved lines in hair or eyebrows are not permitted.

Make-Up:

Nail varnish is permitted but should be either colourless or a discreet colour, appropriate for a professional working environment.  Nails should not be a length that may cause injury to others (as defined by the school).

Subtle make-up in neutral colours is permitted.

Jewellery/tattoos/piercings (Boys):

Male students are not allowed earrings, facial studs, ear expanders or any other earrings.

 

Students with piercings will be required to remove them for the duration that they are in school.

 

A maximum of one discreet ring may be worn on each hand.

 

No bracelets may be worn.

 

It is an offence under UK legislation to tattoo a person under the age of 18 except when the tattoo is performed for medical reasons by a medical practitioner. For students aged 18, tattoos are strongly discouraged and should not be visible at any time.

 

 

Jewellery/tattoos/piercings (Girls):

One pair of small plain earrings, one in each ear.  Students are not allowed earrings in the tragus of the ear.

 

Facial piercings, ear expanders or any other earrings that are considered by the school to be excessive are not permitted. Students with inappropriate piercings will be required to remove them for the duration that they are in school.

 

A maximum of one discreet ring may be worn on each hand.

 

No bracelets may be worn.

 

It is an offence under UK legislation to tattoo a person under the age of 18 except when the tattoo is performed for medical reasons by a medical practitioner. For students aged 18, tattoos are strongly discouraged and should not be visible at any time.

Coats & Bags:

Denim jackets and coats that the school deems as ‘hoodies’ are not permitted.

 

All students are expected to use a school bag that fits an A4 folder inside, is robust and sensible.