Uniform
Dress Code and Requirements
  • Turquoise polo shirt with academy logo
  • White shirt with academy logo
  • Academy blazer
  • Plain black straight-legged school trousers or black-pleated uniform skirt
  • Black shoes or black trainers - no logos or white trims
  • Girls wear plain black or white socks or plain/neutral/black coloured tights
  • Boys wear plain black or dark coloured socks - no stripes/patterns

Optional:

  • Grey v-necked academy jumper

Students will be asked to remove/change into academy clothing and placed in isolation if refusing to follow instructions if entering the academy with any of the following:

  • Boots (nothing covering the ankle) footwear has to be completely black, including all logos (i.e no white edging/logos)
  • Skirts unrolled at the waist band, skirts must be of knee length
  • Leggings, jeans, skinny jeans, jeggings, hoodies, skinny/drainpipe trousers or sweatshirts
  • Nail varnish, long nails or false long nails (health and safety)
  • Eyeliner flicks, heavy eyebrows/eye shadow/foundation
  • Nose studs - students are allowed to wear one pair of small studs only in the earlobe not the rest of the ear, no hooped earings
  • Dyed hair colouring
  • Extreme hair cuts - shaved heads ‘zero cuts’
  • Rings
  • Bracelets
  • Facial piercings
  • Badges - other than official school badges
Physical Education Lessons

The academy’s core PE kit consists of:

  • Plain black sports t-shirt with the academy logo
  • Plain black tracksuit bottoms with the academy logo
  • Plain black socks

Additional PE items include:

  • Plain black PE shorts
  • Black Hastings Academy softshell waterproof jacket
  • Black Hastings Academy nylon PE bag

Students should clearly mark and label all belongings with their name and form, in case they are lost.

Suppliers:

Uniform is available from Super Stitch 86 at:

Super Stitch 86

and Sussex Uniforms at:

Sussex Uniforms
Essential Equipment

Students are required to bring to school every day a suitable school bag or rucksack and a stationery kit containing at least two pens and pencils.