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Rainford High School Uniform

A high standard of personal appearance is expected of all students and anyone arriving at school in non-uniform clothing may expect to be sent home to get changed.
  • Hair should be of a natural colour without any designs shaved into it.
  • The wearing of make-up is not permitted in school.
  • Jewellery is not permitted in school with the exception of a wrist watch.
  • Acrylic nails must not be worn.
  • Nail varnish must not be worn.
  • Coats, hooded tracksuits and other outdoor clothing may not be worn in school.

Shirt:  Plain white shirt appropriate for the wearing of a tie.
School tie:  Available only from school stockists.

Key Stage 3 – Years 7, 8 and 9:
Mid-grey tie with coloured stripe as follows:
  • Year 7 – Red
  • Year 8 – Yellow
  • Year 9 – Blue
Key Stage 4 – Years 10 and 11:
Black tie with coloured stripe as follows: 
  • Year 10 – Green  
  • Year 11 – Red

Trousers:  Standard school mid-grey tailored trousers, full length, straight-legged.
Skirt: Plain, mid-grey and knee length in a style appropriate for school.
Sweater (optional): Mid-grey, v-necked with burgundy stripe.
Years 10 and 11 students are allowed to wear black trousers, skirts / pinafore dress and jumpers along with their black tie to denote that they are in Upper School.
School Blazer:  Burgundy with badge – available from school stockists.
Socks or Tights:  Plain grey, white or black (not patterned). Only grey or black socks may be worn with trousers.
Footwear:  Plain black flat heeled shoes (high heeled shoes are dangerous in school). Trainers, canvas shoes/pumps or boots of any description are not acceptable.
Outdoor Coats:  Appropriate for school (sweatshirts with or without hoods are not acceptable).

All items should be clearly marked with the student’s name.

School Equipment
  • You need your own pens, pencils, rubber, ruler, mathematics instruments; compasses; protractor, set squares, a scientific calculator and a dictionary. (No felt tipped pens or marker pens of any kind or white correcting fluid should be brought into school).
  • A school bag to carry books and games equipment, etc.

Uniform Suppliers (suppliers of full uniform and sportswear)

Whittakers Schoolwear
38 Bridge Street, St.Helens  WA10 1NW
Tel: 01744 451812

Golden Child
25-46 St Mary’s Market, Church Square, St.Helens  WA10 1AW
Tel: 01744 752003
Email : [email protected]

Termtex (Slaters)
Eckersley’s Mills Swan Meadow Road Wigan WN3 5BD
Tel: 01942 244426