School Uniform

All uniform is available from either of our suppliers:

Whitehall Clothiers, 244a Lewisham High Street, SE13 6JU.  Tel: 020 8852 8967 (www.whitehallclothiers.co.uk)

Wearabouts, 99 Sydenham High Street, SE26 5UA. Tel: 020 8659 9917 (info@wearaboutsschoolweara.co.uk)

Items marked * are of regulation style and must be obtained from the school suppliers mentioned above.

All uniform must be labelled with the pupil’s name.


Outdoor coats, that must be PLAIN dark navy blue or black, not denim and no other colour, should be worn to and from school.


  • School blazer with the school badge on the breast pocket (preferred)*
  • Navy blue regulation school knee-length skirt*
  • Navy blue regulation school trousers*
  • Long or short-sleeved plain white shirt
  • School tie (lower school or upper school pattern)*
  • Navy V-neck jumper with white bands*
  • White, black or navy socks or plain black, navy or flesh tone tights must be worn throughout the year

Optional uniform item:

Regulation school scarf*, or plain navy, white or black scarf

NB Current students in Year 9 and above can wear a short-sleeved white open neck blouse with a collar and tailored revers in the summer.


Plain brown, black or navy low-heeled shoes – the maximum heel height permitted is 3cm.  Boots in plain black, brown or navy may be worn to and from school during cold weather in winter.  These must be removed once in school and stored in the locker. Shoes should be substantial, hardwearing and suitable for outside wear. Ballet pumps and the like are not suitable nor are trainers/plimsolls and other canvas shoes.

For PE – compulsory:

From suppliers:

  • Navy blue pleated wrap-over skirt

  • White crested polo shirt

  • Navy blue shorts

  • Navy blue crested sweatshirt

Obtainable anywhere:

  • Trainers with non-marking soles

  • Football boots (optional), astro turf boots (optional)

  • Navy blue, black or white football socks

  • Navy blue tracksuit trousers

  • A bag suitable to carry sports kit

Optional PE Items:

  • Navy blue crested fleece jacket (not compulsory but can be worn for games in cold weather)

  • Navy blue wet jacket (not compulsory but recommended)


Prendergast School takes pride in the appearance of its pupils.

  • All pupils and students in Years 7 to 11 are expected to wear the uniform in the correct manner

  • Skirts must be worn at an appropriate knee length

  • Shirts must be tucked into the skirt/trousers and worn with a tie

  • Muslim students who wish to cover their hair should wear a plain navy or black scarf

  • Hair bands should be plain navy, black or white

  • There must be no bandanas


  • One small single stud or sleeper (with no stones) in each ear lobe

  • One inexpensive wrist watch

  • One small religious necklace may be worn under the blouse

  • No other jewellery or facial piercing is allowed

Make up should not be worn, this includes false nails and false eyelashes

Hair colouring should be natural.

Bags may be any colour