Academy Uniform for Learners

Uniform Purchased from the Academy

  • Black blazer with SHLA badge
  • SHLA School Tie

Other Required Uniform

  • Plain white formal shirt, long or short sleeve – with collar which must be fastened at the neck
  • Plain BLACK tailored trousers (not denim or jean style) or plain BLACK knee length skirt (for girls)
  • Plain BLACK V-neck jumper, fine knit not sweatshirt material
  • Smart plain BLACK shoes (these must be of a material that can be polished – no canvas shoes or trainers. No heels or boots are allowed. No dolly shoes).
  • Socks – Plain black (ankle socks are permitted, trainer socks are not)
  • Tights – flesh colour or black (no patterns)
  • Hijab head scarves should be in accordance with school uniform colours (plain black)
  • Leggings, footless tights, cropped and tight trousers are not allowed.

Sport and PE Uniform

Kit Letter

The Sport and PE Kit can be ordered from the link below:


Please remember that PE is a compulsory subject and therefore you must come as prepared for this lesson as any other.

NO aerosol sprays/deodorants are permitted in the Academy for safety reasons. Any aerosols found will be confiscated.

ALL clothing and personal items should be clearly marked with the student’s name.

General Information

  • Jewellery must not be worn in school. The only exception is a small pair of studs (ie, one in each ear). There must be no other visible piercings; this includes tongue/lip/nose piercings and any type of stretchers/bar/retainer.
  • Extremes of hair colour and hairstyle or patterns are not allowed.
  • If a belt is worn it should be in accordance with school uniform colours (Black)
  • False nails are not permitted. No nail varnish to be worn.
  • All students must wear a coloured tie to identify their house.