Senior School Uniform

Senior School Uniform

What to Wear

Eltham College uniform requirements from 2020.

The College has one supplier for all uniform and sports kit. To purchase Eltham College uniform please visit

Both our day uniform and sports kit enable our pupils to select from options where necessary to allow greater choice, based on personal preference and comfort.

Stevenson’s offer a labelling service – where all uniform can be labelled at source. We highly recommend this option.

Senior School Uniform
Eltham College blazer with sewn in school badge, as supplied by Stevensons.
Mid grey trousers or mid grey pleated skirt with blue button. Skirt length should be closer to the knee than the hip.
Shorts – mid-grey shorts with knee high Eltham College socks (grey with yellow stripes)
Grey V neck jumper with gold/white stripes in V, as supplied by Stevensons.
White shirt or white blouse with revered collar. Long or short sleeved. No dark coloured t-shirts, motifs or underwear should be visible.
Plain dark socks (black or grey) with trousers or black or white knee high or ankle socks with skirt. No trainer socks to be worn.
Shoes must be plain black leather. No suede or canvas shoes. No trainers with sporting motifs are to be worn. No slip on ballet style shoes. No high heels. No industrial style shoes, no boots. Black laces only. Shoes must be kept clean.
House tie should be worn with a collared shirt. A house pin should be worn with a revered collar blouse.
Navy Eltham College Design Technology apron, as supplied by Stevensons, for all students in Year 7 to 9. From Year 10 a Navy DT lab coat may be worn.
The Science Department will supply lab coats.
School bags should be navy or black without large, colourful logos. Optional bags with the Eltham College crest are available from Stevensons.
Badges (metal lapel badges and other insignia) – only prefects’ or other specifically authorised (by the Headmaster) badges are allowed.
No jewellery to be worn. If ears are pierced, one small stud can be worn in each ear. There is to be no variation on this.
Hair should not be dyed an unnatural colour.
Hair should be kept tidy and not excessively long or short.
Must be clean shaven
No nail varnish or fake nails should be worn.
Make up, if worn, should be discreet and natural.
No facial piercings
Senior School PE Kit
Eltham College items as supplied by Stevensons:
White PE/Cricket polo, worn with navy skort or navy shorts, white sport socks and navy midlayer.
Additional required items: navy Eltham College swim hat, navy fitted “jammer” swim shorts or navy blue swimming costume, goggles, and towel.
Recommended items: navy storm jacket and navy skinny bottoms. 
Senior School Girls Games Kit
Eltham College items as supplied by Stevensons:
Girls Games Shirt, navy skort or navy shorts plus Hooped Games socks (hockey only) white sport socks (netball and cricket) and navy midlayer.
Mouthguard and shin pads required for hockey.
Additional required items: House coloured t-shirt and navy skinny bottoms.
Recommended items: navy storm jacket, leggings, baselayer and beanie.
Senior School Boys Games Kit
Eltham College items as supplied by Stevensons:
Boys Striped Reversible Games Shirt, navy shorts plus Hooped Games socks white sport socks (cricket only) and navy midlayer.
Mouthguard required for both rugby and hockey. Shin pads required for hockey.
Additional required items: House coloured t-shirt and navy skinny bottoms.
Recommended items: navy storm jacket, leggings, baselayer and beanie.
Specialist equipment

As a rule if your child is selected for a team they require items below but if you are unsure, please check before purchasing.

Boys Girls
Michaelmas Rugby boots
Rugby shorts
Astro shoes
Hockey stick
Lent Astro shoes
Hockey stick
Trainers or court shoes
Summer Spiked shoes, bat, pads,
gloves, box and helmet.
Spiked shoes, bat, pads, gloves,
abdominal guard and helmet
Senior School Outdoor Wear
Outdoor wear must be coloured plain dark navy blue or grey. Raincoats, overcoats, trench and duffle coats, anoraks and cagoules are permitted, providing they are clean and in good order. These must have no plastic or leather patches, no tabs or brass buttons, and the lining must be unobtrusive. A school coat is also obtainable from Stevensons.
Cyclists on their way to school may wear suitable protective clothing over their uniform, including fluorescent bands, but must, of course, wear their uniform into school buildings.
Scarves must be plain navy or black.
Dark coloured gloves.
Coats, gloves and scarves are for outdoor wear only.
Music Concerts and Performances

Please note that the dress code for the majority of Eltham College (Senior School) concerts is either: white shirt, black trousers, black shoes with plain black bow tie.  Or black top with sleeves and black trousers/long black skirt, knee-length or longer.

If your child is asked to perform, please ensure that they have the appropriate concert dress.

Second-Hand Clothing

The school second-hand uniform sale will operate twice per term and parents will be notified via email of all items in stock.

Please note, that collection dates, times and instructions will also be published in these emails.