School Uniform

From September 2021 the uniform will change from Black Jumpers to Black Blazers with the school crest, more information will follow soon.

Blazer&Tie

School Uniform

  • Black blazer (with school badge).

  • Black school trousers.

  • White polyester/cotton shirt (worn with school tie) with a top button.

    To be worn tucked into waistband.

  • School tie to be worn with 6 stripes visible.
  • Black socks.

  • Smart black polishable leather school.

    Training shoes, canvas shoes and fashion boots are not acceptable.

  • Black ‘v’ neck sweater (optional). No cardigans.

  • Plain colour outer coat (not leather or denim).

    Coats must not be worn inside buildings and must be removed upon entry to any building.

  • Any cult and another extreme of fashion, hairstyles or body piercing is banned.

  • One small plain stud in each ear lobe is allowed.

  • The House tie and blazer badge, design by Clive Marks, are available from Clive Marks. Note: We do not have expensive designer variations on any standard uniform for any year group.

Blazer
TGBS copy

Sports Kit

  • Black TGBS PE T-Shirt 

    Initials on left and school badge on right. 

  • Black TGBS Shorts (Logo Optional)

  • Black Trainers

Acceptable/Unacceptable Uniform

An example of some acceptable and unacceptable uniform alternatives can be found below.

Shoes

Trousers

Bags

Frequently Asked Questions

We are introducing a plain black blazer with the school badge and a new house tie from September 2021 for Year 7 pupils. The Blazer can be bought from most supermarkets with a “Back to school” section. The house tie and school badge can be ordered from Clive Mark Schoolwear.
We appreciate that many pupils still have perfectly good school jumpers and you may not choose to purchase a blazer for September. The aim is to have all pupils wearing blazers by September 2022 although we recognise that many parents will want to purchase the blazers.
Each pupil will be placed in a house with a house tie. Each pupil will be informed which house they are in and also the colour of their house tie before the summer holidays.
Yes, the school jumper can still be worn. However, these jumpers will no longer be on sale and can be replaced by a plain V neck black jumper with your blazer if required.
Ties cost £7. If you need financial support please send an e mail to postbox@tgbs.co.uk and a tie will be given to your son.
No there is not a summer uniform. If parents have purchased the “blue Polo top” this can be worn for PE lessons.
Yes. All pupils must wear black leather style shoes- no trainer type of shoe is acceptable. Please see website for clarification and images. Parents will find shoes are significantly cheaper than trainers.
No. Prefects are awarded a prefect tie which is different to the house ties.
We are moving to a new house system and different ties will be required.

If you have any other questions about uniform

please send an email to postbox@tgbs.co.uk