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Exmouth Community College

Exmouth Community CollegeAcademy Trust

Uniform and Personal Appearance

Our uniform is designed to present a positive image of our College, to both our local and wider community.  All students in Years 7 to 11 wear uniform.



Navy V-neck, with crest from approved supplier.



Must have the correct coloured stripe for your child's relevant year group.



A plain white shirt or blouse with tailored collar, which must be tucked into trousers or skirt at all times.



YEAR  7:  Steel grey trousers for both girls and boys which come in two different styles:

Contemporary or Classic. The items are from the "Banner Signature" range.


YEARS  8-11:

Plain black and tailored full length trousers (Boys & Girls) OR steel grey trousers as noted above.  Trousers must be worn on the waist. No other types of trousers are acceptable.


SKIRTS  (Girls Only)

YEAR 7:  Steel grey skirts come in two styles with a straight and pleated option. The items are from the "Banner Signature" range. No tube skirts.  Skirts must not be tight fitting or made of a stretchy elasticated or clingy material.  NO SLITS are acceptable.


YEARS 8 -11:

Must be plain black, no shorter than knee length or longer than calf length or steel grey skirts from the "Banner Signature" range as above. No tube skirts. Skirts must not be tight fitting or made of a stretchy elasticated or clingy material. NO SLITS are acceptable.


Bag & Coat 

All students must have bag for books/kit and a top coat - both of which must be plain, dark coloured and waterproof.


Other requirements regarding appearance:

HAIR:  Hair must be neat and tidy in a conventional style and of a colour that appears natural.

MAKE UP:  No make up may be worn by any student in Years 7-11 inc. 

[This includes: false eyelashes, false nails and painted eyebrows, none of which are allowed].

JEWELLERY:   No jewellery may be worn except for one small stud in each ear.

[Rings may NOT be worn].

BRACELETS & NECKLACES:  No bracelets / necklaces may be worn.

[Except Medicare bracelets/necklaces].

BODY PIERCING:  No visible body piercing is allowed.


Students may not wear:

  • Canvass, open toed or backless shoes
  • Boots / Trainers (except in PE) 
  • Fancy or decorated clothing including belts
  • Tube skirts
  • Jeans, leggings, skinny or flared trousers, chinos, combat trousers. Trousers with rivets or studs, drain pipes or low waisted trousers. 
  • Leather or denim jackets 
  • Hats - except in extreme weather 
  • Tracksuits
  • Hooded tops or tops made from  material which is not waterproof
  • An external jacket must be worn over the College jumper, not instead of it.


Uniform Suppliers 

All the uniform, except shoes, is available to purchase from the two uniform suppliers Baileys and Proserve.   If you choose to purchase your items elsewhere they must conform to our expectations.  Our uniform suppliers are:   

Baileys Outfitters, 21 The Parade, Exmouth EX8 1RE

Proserve Group, Unit 3, Dinan Way Trading Estate, Exmouth EX8 4RS