BCCS Uniform and Equipment 2016 - 2017

BCCS school uniform can only be purchased directly from Famous School Branches who have two shops in Bristol.

The full stock is available from their Bedminster branch and will also go live on their website from that date. https://store.famousbranches.com/bristol-cathedral-choir-school-bristol/seniors-bccs

Core sizes will be available from their Henleaze branch. Online orders can be collected from both stores or shipped at £4.95 per order.

Famous School Branches Bristol

(Bedminster)

140 East Street
Bedminster
Bristol
BS3 4EW
Tel: 0117 966 1432 - contact Jenny or Becky
Email: bedminster@famousbranches.com

Opening Hours:

Monday – Saturday 9am - 5pm (closed Wednesdays)
Closed Sundays, Wednesdays and Bank Holidays

 Online orders available to collect instore

Famous School Branches Bristol (Henleaze)

186 - 190 Henleaze Road
Henleaze

Bristol
BS9 4NE
Tel: 0117 962 0011

gary
Email: bristol@famousbranches.com

Opening Hours:

Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm
Saturday 10am - 5pm
Closed Sundays and Bank Holidays

Core sizes available

Online orders available to collect instore

Sports Kits can only be purchased directly from Harris Sports (see separate document) http://www.harrissports.co.uk/collections/bristol-cathedral-choir-school

 Girls (Year 7 – 11):

  • Black blazer with embroidered school badge to be worn at all times. (Available from Famous School Branches only).
  • Knee length black pleated skirt (with gold band) or black trousers. (Available from Famous School Branches only).
  • Black v-neck pullover with magenta stripe. (Available from Famous School Branches only).
  • School tie (Available from Famous School Branches only) or Chorister’s tie, to be tied up to collar and normal length.
  • Plain white shirt with buttons to the neck.
  • Black or beige coloured tights; white, grey or black socks.
  • Black low-heeled polishable shoes not ballet pumps, boots or trainers.
  • A single, small stud earring in each ear lobe is allowed; but no other visible piercings.
  • No bracelets, rings or necklaces to be visible.
  • Make-up must be discreet and no nail varnish.

 Boys (Year 7 – 11):

  • Black blazer with embroidered school badge to be worn at all times (Available from Famous School Branches only).
  • Black trousers. (Available from Famous School Branches only).
  • Black v-neck pullover with magenta stripe. (Available from Famous School Branches only).
  • School tie (Available from Famous School Branches only) or Chorister’s tie, to be tied up to collar and normal length.
  • Plain white shirt with standard collar.
  • Black socks and black polishable shoes not trainers.
  • A small single stud earring is allowed.

Guidance for All:

  • Coats are permitted to suit the weather conditions but must be removed for lessons.
  • Hijabs should be black or white.
  • No ‘hoodies’ except for school games issue may be worn to and from school.
  • Shirts must be tucked in at all times.
  • Vests or t-shirts worn under shirts for warmth must not be visible.
  • No scarves, hats or gloves to be worn in school.
  • No extreme hairstyles.
  • All items of school clothing should be clearly marked with the student’s name

 Sixth Form Expectations:

  • Business dress should be worn by all Sixth Form students.

 Wearing inappropriate uniform will be sanctioned according to the Behaviour Policy and students will be lent spare uniform to wear. If repeated, the student may be sent home to get changed.

Major Uniform Issue(s)

  • Top button and tie
  • Black shoes: Must be polishable (not canvas)
  • Shirts: Ensure tucked in
  • Skirts – must be regulation (with gold band on waist), pleated and knee length
  • Blazer to be worn at all times
  • Jewellery – no hoops or dangly earrings, nose stud, stretchers or bracelets etc.

Equipment for all students:

  • Sturdy school bag
  • Pencil case, pens (including black for examinations), pencils and pencil sharpener, coloured pens, pencils and highlighters.
  • Rubber, compass
  • Glue stick and small scissors
  • Calculator, circular protractor and ruler
  • Water bottle (these can be refilled at various water fountains throughout the school site)

Lanyards:

All new students will be issued with a lanyard and access card which needs to be worn around their neck at all times. This is for identification purposes for both staff and students and allows secure access to the school site, for assigning and logging printer tasks and for payment of school meals.

If any of these items are lost or damaged they need to be replaced at the student’s own expense. A new card costs £2.50, the holder costs 50p and a strap costs £3.00. These can be purchased via Wise Pay. Please contact finance@bristolcathedral.org.uk if you have any queries about log-in etc.

 

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