Academy Uniform

Cottingley Primary Academy Uniform

Our policy for children’s school uniform is based on the belief that a school uniform promotes:

  • A sense of pride in the Academy
  • Engenders a feeling of community and belonging
  • Is practical and smart
  • Makes children feel equal to their peers in terms of appearance



Our uniform is as follows:

For Girls

Grey or black skirt/tunic dress

White polo shirt (with or without logo)

Red sweatshirt/cardigan with logo

Red check dress in Summer

For Boys

Grey or black trousers

White polo shirt (with or without logo)

Red sweatshirt with logo

Grey/black shorts in Summer

PE Kit

All pupils are required to change for PE

White t-shirt (with or without logo)

Red shorts

Black pumps or trainers


Jeans and leggings are not appropriate school uniform and should not be worn. Plain black or grey jogging bottoms are allowed for Nursery and Reception class children only.


Shoes need to be suitable for the rough and tumble of the playground, no heels please. Wellingtons are not suitable for all day indoor wear, please ensure that if your child comes to school in wellingtons that they have a pair of suitable shoes/pumps to change into.

Please make sure all items of uniform are clearly labelled with your child's name.


Academy logo polo shirts, sweatshirts and cardigans are all available to buy using your ParentPay log on. Our uniform price list is available here.

We also have available book bags, pump bags and reversible outdoor jackets.