"Teachers plan learning and support that helps disabled pupils and those who have special educational needs to make progress at a similar rate to their peers. Teaching assistants are used well to support and motivate individual pupils and to ensure they understand what to do."
Ofsted 2015

Uniform

The wearing of school uniform by pupils is compulsory at St. Mary’s. Our uniform consists of the following items:

Boys

Winter

  • Grey trousers
  • White shirt* with school tie
  • Royal blue v-neck jumper
  • Black/grey socks
  • Black school shoes (preferably velcro or buckle fastening for younger children)

Summer

  • Grey trousers - long or short
  • White shirt with school tie or
    White polo shirt with school logo
  • Royal blue v-neck jumper
  • Black/grey socks
  • Black school shoes

Girls

Winter

  • Grey skirt, pinafore or trousers
  • White blouse* with school tie
  • Royal blue cardigan or jumper
  • White socks, grey or black tights
  • Black school shoes

Summer

  • Royal blue and white gingham dress or White blouse with school tie or White polo shirt with school logo
  • Royal blue cardigan or jumper
  • Grey skirt, pinafore or trousers
  • White socks
  • Black school shoes or sensible sandals

*Nursery children can wear a white polo shirt instead of a white shirt/blouse and tie.

UNIFORM SAFETY RULES

School shoes should be black with a low heel. Fashion shoes, boots and trainers are unacceptable.

Jewellery, including rings, should not be worn to school as accidents can occur. If your child has pierced ears, only small studs should be worn in the interest of safety. It must be noted that for Health and Safety reasons earrings must not be worn during PE lessons and we request that your child does not wear earrings to school on PE days.

Long hair should be tied back at all times.

PE KIT

Boys and Girls: Plain white t-shirt with school logo, royal blue shorts and black plimsolls/trainers.  Children can wear dark tracksuit trousers on chilly days, with their jumper.
In the interests of Health and Safety all pupils must wear their PE kit to school on their PE day.
Please ensure that all of your child's clothing is clearly named or labelled.
Nursery children do not wear a PE kit.

Items of uniform, PE T-shirts and school bags may be purchased from Best Look in Dunstable.

Grants are available to help with the cost of uniform, and other school expenses.  Information and details of how to apply can be found on the Association of Dunstable Charities website.