The School Uniform for St John Bosco College is an essential part of our school life and identity and should be worn with pride. All items must be worn fully and correctly and shirts must be tucked in and ties done up fully at all times.


  • Royal blue blazer with embroidered school logo
  • Boys - White (Years 7, 8 and 9) / Blue (Years 10 and 11) buttoned to the neck, not fitted or with darts (long or short sleeved but not ¾ length sleeves)
  • Girls – White (Years 7, 8 and 9) / Blue (Years 10 and 11) open neck blouses, buttoned to the neck, not fitted or with darts (long or short sleeved but not ¾ length sleeves)
  • Grey bespoke trimmed school pullover (optional)
  • Boys mid grey trousers
  • Girls mid grey, drop waist, pleated knee length skirt or mid grey trousers
  • Black, smart, flat, sensible shoes capable of being polished (not trainers or pumps, high heels, suede-style or boots)
  • Black, navy blue or dark grey socks or tights (no sports socks or inner shoe ‘sockettes’-also no tights and socks together)
  • Striped school tie. (Junior tie years 7-9, Senior tie years 10 and 11). (Boys only)
  • Water-proof, warm winter coat (black or dark blue)
  • Black or navy blue gloves, hat and scarf
  • Practical rucksack or school bag large enough to carry bulky items (no ladies' handbags, drawstring bags, shopping bags or very small or otherwise impractical or unsuitable bags)

PE Kit

  • Navy bespoke polo shirt with embroidered school logo
  • Navy bespoke shorts with embroidered school logo (boys and girls)
  • Navy bespoke skort with embroidered school logo (optional for girls in place of shorts)
  • Plain navy track pants (optional)
  • White socks
  • Long banded Navy and Sky blue bespoke football socks
  • Non-marking sole trainers
  • Black or Navy school PE drawstring kit bag OR School bespoke logoed Holdall with individual unique number
  • Shin guards (with ankle support)
  • Mouth guard
  • Navy thermal skins (optional)

Long hair should be tied back, with a plain black or dark blue band or clip. No extremes of colour or style are permitted. No earrings or other jewellery whatsoever (even if 'covered up') should be worn apart from a discreet religious symbol such as a crucifix, if preferred. No nail varnish or make up should be worn whatsoever.

Ordering School Uniform

Sixth Form

Sixth Form students, as young adults and role models within the school, are required to attend in business dress. This means for boys a business-style shirt with collar and Sixth Form tie, black or brown shoes (not trainers, pumps, sandals or flip flops) full-length trousers (not jeans or cargo-style). No earrings, hats, jewellery or ear (or other) studs, metal or otherwise. For girls business dress means full length tailored trousers or knee length skirt, a tailored shirt or blouse (not cropped or sleeveless), shoes (not trainers, pumps, sandals, flip flops). Students who arrive improperly dressed will not be allowed to enter the premises until their dress is correct.