Uniform

The uniform at Prendiville Catholic College is a symbol of the College community and it assists students to develop a sense of unity and belonging.  Wearing a uniform encourages a sense of pride in appearance. Whenever the uniform is being worn at school or in public places, it must be worn in accordance with this policy.

Opening Hours

8.30am – 2:00pm
Tuesday – Friday 

 

Blue College shirt

Grey College trousers or shorts 

Grey Prendiville socks with red trim

Black leather lace-up shoes 

Red College jumper (optional)

College blazer (optional)

College back pack and sports bag

Blue College shirt

Grey College trousers

College tie

Grey Prendiville socks with red trim

Black leather lace-up shoes

College back pack and sports bag

Red College jumper (optional)

College blazer 

Grey College check dress 

Plain white socks visible above the shoes or beige stockings

Black leather lace-up shoes

Red College jumper (optional)

College blazer (optional)

College back pack and sports bag 

Grey College tunic

White long sleeve shirt

College tie

Plain white socks visible above the shoes or black stockings / tights

Black leather lace-up shoes

College back pack and sports bag only permitted

Red College jumper (optional)

College blazer

Grey College trousers (optional)

Red College polo shirt

Black College shorts

Black College track pants 

Black College track top 

“Sports specific shoes designed for sport (NOT fashion) These shoes must be suitable for indoor and outdoor use. “Vans, volley’s, slip- ons.”  and other similar designs do not comply with this Policy.”

White College sports socks with red trim

House polo shirt for nominated occasions

College surf hat or cap (optional)

Dress and tunic length is to be worn to the top of the knee.

As a minimum, blazers must be worn to school until the end of PCG, on the way home from school, and on formal occasions (eg school assemblies).

Must be a black leather lace up school dress shoe, not jogger or boot style, no platforms / high heels / buckles/ steel plates.

No T-shirt shall be visible beneath the uniform

Students are expected to be well groomed and to have a sense of pride in their appearance. College uniform expectations apply to all students when travelling to and from school, during school hours and for designated school functions. Students are expected to look clean, neat and tidy.

  • Hair must be one natural colour only. Extremes in hair colour and styles are not acceptable. Students with
    extremes of hair colour and/or style will be sent home to remedy the situation.
  • No excessive use of of hair gel/products.
  • No dreadlocks or coloured beads are permitted.
  • Excessively short hair is not permitted – a cut below a number three is unacceptable.
  • Hair must be clean, brushed and kept off the face.
  • If hair is longer than the bottom of the collar, all hair must be completely tied back with a ribbon or elastic band only in school colour/s (red/white/black).
    If a headband is worn it shall be black in colour.
  • Make-up and nail polish shall not be worn to while in school uniform.
  • Facial hair – students shall be clean shaven.
  • Visible tattoos are not permitted.

Permitted Accessories

  • One simple FLAT ring.
  • One fine neck chain (only a Christian symbol may be added to the chain – optional).
  • One watch and/or one fine metal bracelet.
  • A maximum of one PLAIN stud or sleeper per ear lobe. Additional piercing or “taping over” is not permitted (including additional plastic studs).
  • A plain black belt with plain buckle.
  • A plain black scarf provided both school jumper and blazer are worn only.
  • No bags may be carried to lessons or around the school prior to Period 5. Sport bags for Physical Education lessons are permitted.
  • Prendiville Surf Hat or Cap (outdoors only), other types not permitted.

Management Procedure

Students with a valid reason for not wearing the correct uniform shall:

  • Bring a NOTE to school signed by a parent and then have the note signed by the PCA or House Co-ordinator. The note is to indicate the period of time for which the reason is valid.
  • Carry the note with them for the duration of time they do not have the appropriate uniform.

If a student is not wearing the uniform correctly, a uniform infringement notice will be issued. Receipt of 3 uniform infringement notices will result in an automatic lunchtime detention. After 3 lunchtime detentions each uniform infringement
will result in an after school detention. However, a immediate lunchtime detention is issued for the following: no blazer, no tie, wrong shoes or wrong socks.

All uniform items should be clearly labelled. Graffiti is not permitted on College uniform items or on the student diary. Uniform items are available at the College Uniform Shop.

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