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21/07/17

Wishing all members of the school community a safe, happy and restful summer break. See you in September!

19/07/17

Retweeted From de Stafford PE

We've just achieved a Silver ! Thank you to staff, students & coaches for supporting School Games https://t.co/G4TRBERBzS

19/07/17

Lovely to welcome so many parents/carers to our Y9 celebration assembly this morning. Thank you for your support.

18/07/17

Great work from the Student Review Team today who shared their ideas on school improvement with Mr Garner. https://t.co/GTz9vEI8O7

18/07/17

Great feedback given to Mr Garner by the Student Review Team today. https://t.co/Y5MDWyflQz

18/07/17

Retweeted From Whyteleafe School

Year 5 enjoying their code breaking session this morning. Who has stolen the diamond!?! https://t.co/oSqB1AiRLx

17/07/17

Retweeted From de Stafford PE

Congratulations to the following Sports Day Record Breakers! Y7 Sam M 300m, Y9 Sophie Rose H 100m & Drew B 300m, Y10 Collette C 1500m🥇🏆

17/07/17

Looking forward to our Summer Music Showcase this evening. 7pm start. The weather gods are smiling on us! https://t.co/HShXrZZ0hT

17/07/17

Congratulations to our very first Platinum Award winner! https://t.co/jqrCjs9HcQ

11/07/17

Viaje seguro (safe journey) to staff and students who departed for Madrid this morning. Have a bueno time!

10/07/17

Retweeted From de Stafford PE

Congratulations to our Sports Day winners and all those students who took part today! https://t.co/vNknqBS05j

08/07/17

Excellent Business Day on Friday thanks to so many volunteers giving their time so generously. https://t.co/mCz2VwRJKW

05/07/17

Lovely to welcome parents/carers to our Y6 induction evening. The children have been fantastic - looking forward to September!

05/07/17

Y6 working well in their form groups to produce an induction newspaper https://t.co/fXsGC2z1GS

04/07/17

Retweeted From Eclectic Phil

So proud of Ciaran starting at De Stafford! So impressed with the school 😊👍👌

04/07/17

Lovely to welcome our new Y7 cohort to this morning for their two days of induction. https://t.co/KScKLxRAPx

03/07/17

Fantastic buzz to our first ever Caterham LearnerMeet! Thank you for coming and St Johns.

03/07/17

Lovely to welcome students from and St Johns to for our LearnerMeet. https://t.co/mXUCWH4MDj

29/06/17

Mr Couch getting a golf lesson from Brandon! https://t.co/HIhSnf6ZEZ

School Uniform

Students are expected to be wearing the correct uniform in lessons. This includes having top buttons fastened, shirts tucked in and kilts unrolled

Students must have the necessary books, equipment or kit with them for all lessons

Students must have their planner with them every day

de Stafford School uniform can be obtained from Hewitts of Croydon, 45-51 Church Street, Croydon, CR9 1QQ, tel.no: 0208 688 1830/680 4555 fax: 0208 667 1985 e-mail: hewitsofcroydon@lineone.net

Open Monday to Saturday, 9.30 a.m. – 6.00 p.m. 

The school badge is available from either Student Services or Hewitts of Croydon.

It is advisable that all items be named.

Also available at de Stafford School Student Services:

•Clip on ties - £5.00

•School Blazer Badges - £4.50

•School jumpers - £20.00 (only sizes 30”, 38”, 40” & 42” available)

•Exam pencil cases - £2.50

•Replacement locker keys - £3.50

 

School Uniform Expectation

Item

Uniform Expectation

Consequence if expectation not met

Hairstyles:

Hair should be smartly cut with a natural

colour in one tone not noticeably treated (no dip dye allowed).

No hair should be cut shorter than grade two, extreme styles not allowed and no patterns shaved, including in eyebrows.

Moderate and smart hair accessories are

allowed.

SAM/HoY will contact home to inform

parents/carers of the concern and to warn that the breech of hairstyle rule should not be repeated. In extreme cases a student can be sent home to rectify the hairstyle concern or be placed in isolation until the hairstyle is deemed acceptable.

Earrings and piercing:

One pair of simple studs in the ears only. No sleepers of any size, no ear stretchers/tapers/spike earrings, no large studs, no other visible piercing (nose/lip/eyebrow etc).

Jewellery will be confiscated and given to student services to keep until the end of the day. Unacceptable piercings will be removed or covered up. Repeat offenders will be placed into a SLT detention and the SAM/HoY will inform parents/carers.

Make up:

No excessive make-up, including fake tan and heavy eye make-up (no fake eye lashes).

No false nails, colourless nail varnish only.

Offenders will be asked to remove the

excess make-up. Repeat offenders will be placed into a SLT detention and the SAM/HoY will inform parents/carers.

Tie:

The tie must be worn smartly with the top shirt button fastened.

If worn incorrectly a reminder of the school expectation is given. Students without a tie will borrow one from student services in exchange for a personal item. Repeat

offenders will be placed into a SLT

detention and the SAM/HoY will inform parents/carers.

Shirt/Blouse:

Boys should wear a plain white shirt with the top button fastened.

Girls should wear a plain white shirt with the top button fastened with a tie if

wearing trousers. An open neck blouse is permitted with a skirt.

If worn incorrectly a reminder of the school expectation is given. Repeat offenders will be placed into a SLT detention and the SAM/HoY will inform parents/carers.

Jumper:

The School jumper with the school badge is the only permitted jumper for Years 7-10. Y11 must wear the designated school jumper for that school year.

Offenders will remove the inappropriate garment. Repeat offenders will have the garment taken from them until the end of the school day and they will be placed into a SLT detention, the SAM/HoY to inform parents/carers.

Item

Uniform Expectation

Consequence if expectation not met

Blazer:

Blazer must be worn at all times including to and from school.

Offenders can borrow a blazer from

student services in exchange for a

personal item. Repeat offenders will be placed into a SLT detention and the SAM/HoY will inform parents/carers.

Trousers:

Smart, tailored, plain, black trousers of waist height and ankle length. (no jeans or jean style, denim, chinos, cords, combats, hipsters, skinny fit or leggings, recent fashion trend or other casual trousers. No trousers with accessories including leg pockets, zips etc)

The offender spends the day in isolation, or is sent home to change into appropriate clothing.

Skirts:

School tartan school worn at an

appropriate length (not to be rolled at the waist).

The offender spends the day in isolation, or is sent home to change into appropriate clothing.

Tights:

Girls:

Must be Plain black or natural coloured tights, no patterns, no leggings.

Or plain black socks below the knee.

Or ankle length plain black or plain white socks, no other colours allowed.

Boys:

Dark coloured plain socks only.

If inappropriately worn a student will be reminded of the school expectation and asked to adjust the item. If an item is deemed to be seriously inappropriate the student can be sent home to change or spend the day in isolation. Repeat

offenders will be given a SLT detention and the SAM/HoY will inform parents and carers.

Coats/jackets:

In cold weather we would expect students to wear a sensible coat. Hooded tops or denim jackets are not to be worn in school.

Offenders will be asked to remove the

inappropriate item. Repeat offenders will have the item removed from them for the day and sit a SLT detention; the SAM/HoY will inform parents/carers.

Shoes:

Plain black leather shoes or leather effect. No trainers or trainer style shoes (regardless of colour), canvas shoes, heeled shoes or boots (over the ankle bone)

Offenders will be provided with plimsolls from student services. Refusal to change shoes will result in isolation or being sent home to change the shoes.

Jewellery:

One watch, one charity band only, no

other jewellery allowed.

Additional items must be removed. Repeat offenders will have the item taken for the day and a SLT detention given, the SAM/