School Life

School Uniform

You can purchase all school uniform from Totally Uniform in Kingswinford.

The Crestwood School PE kit is solely available from The Sports Shop in Kingswinford.

Boys

  • Crestwood School Blazer: Available solely from Totally Uniform.
  • Mid-Blue Shirt: No fashion shirts.
  • Crestwood School Tie: Available from The Crestwood School.
  • Trousers: To be of a smart style, keeping in line with school uniform regulations.
  • Socks: Plain navy, grey or maroon.
  • Black Shoes: All black shoes or trainers.

Girls

  • Crestwood School Blazer: Available solely from Totally Uniform.
  • Mid-Blue Shirt: No fashion shirts.
  • Crestwood School Tie: Available from The Crestwood School.
  • Trousers: To be of a smart style, keeping in line with school uniform regulations, i.e. no leggings or cuffed ankles.
  • Skirt: Black skirt of reasonable length (Knee length – extremes of fashion will not be accepted)
  • Socks: Plain navy, grey or maroon.
  • Black Shoes: All black shoes or trainers.

PE Kit

Girls & Boys

  • Navy & Maroon PE top
  • Navy blue shorts
  • Navy socks
  • Navy blue swimming trunks navy blue swimming costume
  • Football boots
  • Shin pads
  • Trainers
  • Towel
  • Crestwood tracksuit top (recommended but not compulsory)

Other Equipment

The following items must be in the possession of all students:

  • Pen/Pencil Case.
  • Pen, Pencil, Rubber, Ruler, Crayons.
  • Calculator.
  • Homework Diary.
  • Crestwood School Pullover or Plain Navy V-Necked Pullover: Available from most good retailers.
  • White Cotton Apron (for Food Technology): Available from The Crestwood School.
  • Lab Coat/Overall with Long Sleeves (for use in the laboratory, workshop and art room): Available from The Crestwood School.
  • All school books, equipment and sports kit required on that specific day to be in a suitable school bag.

All of these items, including your school uniform, needs to be marked clearly with your name.

  • Lockers are available for students. Information for which will be available in September.

Important Reminders

Hair – must be cut in an appropriate manner that is suitable to a formal educational and professional environment (it should not be extreme in colour or length changes and must not include tramlines or shaved areas of any kind). Pupils should avoid extreme haircuts and colours. This includes extreme short hair paired with long, lines and patterns. It will result in detention, periods of isolation and not being allowed on rewards trips. Students must tie their hair back in practical subjects due to health and safety requirements. 

Piercing – a pair of small plain stud earrings (one in each ear lobe) are the ONLY piercings permitted, no hoops or diamond studs. NO OTHER FORM OF BODY OR FACIAL PIERCINGS are acceptable. Please note: earrings need to be removed for all physical activity.

Make Up – False nails of any description must not be worn, students wearing false nails will be asked to remove them immediately. Make up must be discreet.

Shoes – Only black smart practical shoes/trainers are permitted.  Boots or canvas shoes of any kind are not permitted.

Trousers – Must be plain black and formal in style. No leggings, denim-type or figure hugging trousers are permitted.

Skirts – Must be plain black and no shorter than one closed hand span above the knee. No elasticated or jersey material is permitted.

Jewellery – Small studs or sleepers – one in each ear. One signet ring or similar. One watch.