Uniform

St Matthew Academy has a very high standard of uniform which has been achieved by a consistent, strictly enforced uniform policy. Pupils are expected to represent the Academy with pride and wear the correct school uniform both to and from school. Any pupils not wearing the correct uniform may be sent home.

Girls Uniform 

Plain black or navy blue overcoat (no logos), St Matthew Academy Blazer, St Matthew Academy pullover, St Matthew Academy house tie, White Shirt, St Matthew Academy tartan skirt (or black trousers), Navy blue tights or white socks, black leather shoes (no trainers plimsolls or canvas shoes), Appropriate rucksack type school bag. 

No additional items of clothing should be worn e.g. hooded tops 

Boys Uniform 

Plain black or navy blue overcoat (no logos), St Matthew Academy Blazer, St Matthew Academy pullover, St Matthew Academy house tie, White Shirt, Black trousers, black leather shoes (no trainers plimsolls or canvas shoes), Appropriate rucksack type school bag. 

No additional items of clothing should be worn e.g. hooded tops 

Presentation  

St Matthew Academy has a no jewellery policy with the exception of a wristwatch. please be aware that the following are not allowed in school.  

  • Extreme fashion hairstyles

  • Coloured Weaves

  • Patches covering piercings

  • Headscarves can only be worn for religious purposes 

  • High top hairstyles

  • Nail Varnish

  • Large hairbands and hair ornaments 

  • Shaved patterns in hair and eyebrows 

 

  • Mohawk style hair

  • Piercings of any kind

  • Large bows

  • False Nails

  • Make-up  

Coats are not to be worn during lesson times or anywhere in the school building. During summer months the academy will make a judgment on the suitability of coats and may be decided that coats cannot be worn on the school site. This will, of course, be communicated to all students and parents as necessary. Hooded tops and tracksuit type coats are not allowed anywhere on the school site.  

For information about our uniform suppliers and costs, please click on the attachments below.

For PE kit, please note that this should be purchased from Sports Scene Direct online at the following link http://www.sportsscenedirect.com/st-matthew-109-c.asp