Uniform Policy

All students must wear:

Black trousers: plain cut and full length: No jeans, combats, shorts or cut off trousers.
Plain white cotton shirt with collar. Shirts should be tucked in.
College black blazer with gold piping to the lapels with the college logo on the breast pocket.
College tie: This must be worn at all times whilst in and around the College building.
Plain black belts: no fashion belts.


Plain black jubbah with high collar (Daffa/Al-Aseel style).
Black Topee.

Plain black trousers.

School shoes.

Black trousers: plain cut and full length: No jeans, leggings, jeggings or cut off trousers.
Black skirt (knee length or longer): no fashion skirts: skirts should not be worn over leggings.
Plain white cotton shirt with collar. Shirts should be tucked in or fitted. College black blazer with gold piping to the lapels with the college logo on the breast pocket.
Plain black belts: no fashion belts.
OPTIONAL: College tie or College neck scarf.


Plain black Abaya/Jilbab
(with narrow sleeves).
Black Hijab if required.

Plain black trousers.

School shoes.

Students may wear a black college sweater with the college logo under their blazer. These can be purchased from the uniform suppliers. Students should not wear any other black sweater.

Students must wear the College blazer at all times whilst in and around the college buildings.

Students who wear a Leadership shirt must wear a blazer at all times.

Shoes should be: formal, black upper, black sole, closed toes, low-heeled, lace up, slip on or strap options. They should be made of polishable or patent leather type material. No ballet shoes/canvas/trainers/sports logos or trim.

One outdoor coat – must be plain and reasonably waterproof. No decoration or large logos are permitted. Leather or denim jackets and ‘fashion coats’ are not allowed (coloured sweaters and ‘hoodies’ are NOT outdoor coats). Outdoor coats, scarves, hats and gloves must not be worn in the college building.

Students must wear their identity badge visibly on a lanyard around their neck at all times unless directed by a member of staff. The ID must not be defaced.

On health and safety grounds, all staff and students must be identifiable at all times.


Hair must be a natural colour and of a moderate style.


One small stud or sleeper in each ear and/or one small nose stud is allowed. No other facial piercing is permitted. No fashion accessories are allowed. Headphones should not be worn in the building.


Should students choose to wear make-up, it should be light and not excessive. Any concerns regarding make-up will be discussed with parents.


Shoes should be: black (both upper and sole), flat and logo free.

The style should be formal avoiding the appearance of a trainer.

BOYS examples


GIRLS examples

They should be closed toed, lace up or slip on. They should be made of polishable or patent leather type material or suede (not canvas).


Some specific styles that are not permitted:

Ballet Shoes

Trainers and styles that appear to be more like sports trainers than professional black shoes (having more than one Velcro fastener)

Boots or ankle boots

Styles with obvious logos or branding

However, this list is not exhaustive and the College’s decision on what is/is not acceptable is final.

If parents are unsure as to whether a particular style will be accepted, they must send a picture of the shoe to the School before purchasing.

School Bag and equipment

All students must have a suitable bag in which to carry books and equipment. This bag must be large enough to hold at least one A4 folder. No man bags or handbags. Students must have the basic equipment for learning. i.e. pens, pencils, ruler, rubber and pencil sharpener. Students should have their planner with them throughout the day as well as any subject specific equipment.

PE Kit

Students should enter and leave the College in full uniform. PE and Dance kit is for lesson time only and should be carried in a bag.

Student Identity Badges

ID badges are needed to:

  • Hold food hall credits
  • Collect rewards
  • Gain access to the college building at break or lunchtime
  • Enter the library
  • Attend lunchtime clubs
  • Print work

Cards must be topped up at the cash loaders before queuing for the food hall. Cards can be topped up for printing at the machine outside reprographics.


Students not complying with uniform requirements will be given a note by their tutor and a detention. Students who persistently do not comply will be sent to Behaviour Support and may be sent home. There will be a small stock of uniform items in school to lend to students.

We ask parents to uphold our uniform policy and maintain the high standards for which our college is known. If you have difficulty affording uniform at any time, please see the Principal in confidence, as we may be able to help. Crown Hills College uniform will be available from: Schoolwear Solutions,64, London Road, Oadby, Trendy Schoolwear, Uppingham Road, Leicester and Uniform Direct, 54-56 Humberstone Gate, Leicester.

Principal's welcome

I am delighted to welcome you to the Crown Hills Community
website. In the top 12% of schools nationally, Crown Hills
blends a 70 year history of inclusive education with an
innovative, forward-looking approach to providing a state
education like no other to 1500 students from the
inner-city backgrounds.

On this website, you will find all that you need to know
about our college: its history, its values and its vision
for the future. Aspiration, Commitment and Success are our
core values that underpin everything that we do and you will
see that our success is down how these values inspire all
that we do.

Farhan Adam



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