The uniform committee reviewed the uniform with the following considerations being taken into account. The need for consistency across the school with the current uniform and that the uniform had not been reviewed for many years and did not reflect current conditions and school culture. The follow caveats were put on the review process; Cost was taken into consideration, a transition period was significant for existing parents, there was no preferred supplier and any safety issues associated with uniform and accessories were identified and mitigated.
Allenton School Uniform from 2015
All Year items for Students
School monogram embossed on left side of a Maroon polo top. Both these items can be in long or short arm length styles.
Maroon Jersey, Polar Fleece or sweatshirt with school monogram.
Plain black shoes. If your shoes have laces they must also be black.
Non-visible undergarments can be worn.
Summer (Term1 & 4)
Full rimmed Sunhat with school logo embossed at the front available for purchase from school office
Checked Skort (Crestalane Material) white ankle socks.
School grey shorts and grey long socks
Winter: (Term 2 & 3)
Kilt, Pinafore or Winter Skort (All to be Anderson Tartan)
Navy or black tights or socks
School grey shorts and long grey socks
(Allenton School maroon and gold pattern grey socks are optional.)
Black shorts and sneaker/sport shoes
Jewellery and Personal Items
For safety reasons no Jewellery is to be worn.
The following exceptions are allowed; plain ear studs, a watch, a cultural necklace, birth or medical bracelet. The necklace and bracelets must be worn tightly on the body and against the skin.
Hair accessories can only be black, brown, maroon or yellow.
No nail polish is to be worn.
Change over period:
Smaller items such as shoes, tights and socks will be required from 2015.
Old style uniform including yellow items will be phased out over the next 2 to 3 years.
New families are expected to endeavour to follow the new uniform guide.
Parents must ask for a prior exemption from the Principal for the wearing of any variation to the school uniform. These will generally only be given for specific medical, cultural or management situations.