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School Uniform and PE Kit

School Uniform

At Forest Hill School, uniform is a key part of the school and individual House ethos. Students may be sent home if they are not in the correct uniform.

  • Blazer – Plain black
  • Badge on blazer pocket (blazers can be bought with the badge already embroidered on the pocket or badges can be purchased separately and sewn/ironed on)
  • TrousersPlain black tailored trousers, not lightweight Jeans, Cords or Cargo trousers
  • ShirtPlain white, not polo-style
  • PulloverPlain black – V-neck only
  • TieHouse Colour Tie
  • ShoesPlain black shoes i.e. of the type that can be polished, no trainers and no shoes that look like trainers. No coloured stitching or laces
  • CoatOutdoor coat may only be worn on top of the blazer. Hooded tops and baseball caps are forbidden and will be confiscated.
  • House FlashSewn immediately above the badge, (this will be provided by the Head of House)
  • JewelleryOne small stud and a watch are permitted. No rings, chains, bracelets.
  • School bagSuitable strong material, wearable and large enough to carry books without folding
  • ApronFor Design and Technology and Art

See Equipment for information about essential items students are expected to bring to school each day.

PE Kit

Students are expected to wear/have the following for indoor PE (sports hall/gymnasium):

  • Trainers
  • White socks
  • White T-shirt
  • White shorts
  • Table tennis bat

Students are expected to wear/have the following for outdoor games sessions:

  • Black shorts
  • Long black socks
  • Football boots
  • Games shirt (Reversible – one side all black, other side black with broad house colour band)
  • Gum shield for rugby
  • Shin pads for football

All clothing must be clearly marked with name and tutor group to assist with identification if mislaid.

The PE timetables for 2023-24 are available here:

Years 7-9

Years 10 and 11

House Colours

Ofusu-Asare – Red

Turing – Yellow

Parks – Light Blue

Tull – Green

Official Suppliers

Bailwood, 246 Lewisham High Street, Lewisham, London, SE13

Wearabouts, 99 Sydenham Road, Sydenham, SE26 

White Hall Clothiers, 244A, High Street, Lewisham, SE13