GLF Schools

GLF Schools

GLF Schools was founded in 2012 in order to enable the federation of Glyn School (an academy in 2011) and Danetree Junior School. Together, we began our journey to become a MAT of more than 1000 talented staff working with over 10,000 children in 40 schools across 5 regions in southern England.

Sixth Form Uniform

School Uniform 

Our school uniform provider is Stevensons.  Please click the link below for more details:

Glyn School Uniform from Stevensons

 

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 

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.