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Richard De Clare Community Academy

With a Nursery for 3 to 4 year olds.

Dream Big, Work Hard, Believe and Achieve.

School Uniform

All school uniform is available from the local uniform supplier: Baldwins of Halstead

Baldwins of Halstead

12 The Centre


CO9 2AJ 

Telephone Number: 01787 472079


Please note that Baldwins is closed on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.


For Non-Logo items, other school-wear suppliers and supermarkets are perfectly acceptable.


Maroon polo shirt (school logo preferred)

Maroon sweatshirt/cardigan/fleece (school logo preferred)

Grey tailored trousers/skirt/pinafore

Grey tights/ grey or white ankle socks

Plain black school shoes


Grey tailored shorts

Yellow gingham summer dress

White or grey ankle socks

  • Maroon book bags and PE bags (available from Baldwins of Halstead)


PE Kit

Plain white t-shirt (school logo preferred)

Plain black sports shorts

White or grey socks




Plain black jogging bottoms or leggings

Plain black sweatshirt or zip up jumper for cold weather, outdoor PE





Pupils with pierced ears are able to wear a small, plain stud. No dangly or hoop earrings are to be worn due to health and safety regulations. All pupils wearing earrings will need to be able to remove these themselves for PE lessons as staff are not able to support with this 


No other jewellery is permitted in school. 


Hair and Hair Accessories: 


Long hair ( below shoulder length)  should be tied back. Hair accessories should be minimal, plain and preferably in school colours. Hair should be kept out of children’s eyes using headbands, clips and slides.


During term-time pupils are asked not to have fashion hairstyles which include: shaved, dyed or streaked hair, patterns or mohawks. Coloured hair braids, charms, tinsels and feathers should not be worn. Hair should reflect a natural colour. 


Nail Varnish: 


Nail varnish of any colour is not permitted during term-time. Nail extensions are also not permitted. 

Bridge Academy Trust is a charitable company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales with company number 07663795. Registered Office: Community Building, Bridge Academy Trust, Brian Close, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2 9DZ.

Tel: 01245 202 937