Cleeve School

Sixth Form Dress Code 

The Sixth Form Dress Code is compulsory for all student attending Cleeve Sixth Form. The Dress Code for our students has been devised to create an appropriate balance between smartness and the need for students to express their own individual style and personality.


Dress Code

Prohibited Items


- Tailored trousers (full length)

- Chinos (full length)

- Smart navy or black jeans (full length - no distressed or ripped jeans)

- Leggings

- Tracksuit/jogging bottoms

- Casual/sport shorts

- Distressed or ripped jeans

Skirts and Dresses

- Skirts/dresses must be tailored and of an appropriate length and style for Sixth Form study

- Tight Lycra mini/short shirts

Shirts and Blouses

- Smart shirts or blouses

(Shirts and blouses should be opaque)

- Collared polo shirt

- Round neck t-shirts


- Optional item for all students


Jumpers and Cardigans

- A smart jumper or cardigan

- Jumpers or sweatshirts with large logo, image or lettering

- Hoodies

Outdoor wear

- Coats and waterproof jackets

 - Hats, scarves and gloves 

 (no outdoor wear must be worn in the school buildings)



- Smart style e.g. Oxford, Monk, Loafers, Boat Shoes, Moccasins, Flats, Brogues or Smart Boots

 - Any heel should be of a sensible height to move around the centre

- Trainers of any description including Nike Air Force 1


- Tights are permitted but must be of a discreet style

- Fishnet or holed tights



- Plain religious headscarves are included as part of our dress code

- Discreet earrings are permitted, as is one nose stud

-Hair styles should be neat


- No visible tattoos

- Unnatural hair colours

Applying to all Sixth Form students

- A Cleeve Sixth Form Lanyard must be worn at all times while on the school premises.


- For some subjects like PE, practical sportswear can be worn during lessons only. This is at the discretion of your Teacher and will only be allowed during that lesson and not before or after.