SCA Uniform Guide 2021

Our uniform is supplied by Uniform Direct, from whom you can order online. We are sure they will do everything they can to provide you with an efficient service. If you require more information about purchasing uniform please telephone Uniform Direct on 01522 568865. Please see Uniform Direct’s purchasing guide below.

2021 parents guide

Uniform Direct – School Uniform Suppliers



Standard Uniform


Black Blazer (With Academy Logo) *

Black Jumper (With Academy Logo) *

White Shirt

Striped Tie (With Academy Colours) *

Black Trousers/Black Knee Length Skirt

Black Shoes

[* available from Uniform Direct]




Short Sleeve Crew Neck Shirt or Polo Shirt *

Long Sleeve Sports Jersey *

Black Sports Socks *

Black Fleece  *

Black Shorts/Black Skirt

Black Tracksuit Trousers

Black Sports Leggings

Plain Red Polo Shirt

White Ankle Socks

[* available from Uniform Direct]




All students require a School Bag together with Pens, Pencils, Ruler and Rubber.

Further Uniform Policy Information

Plain black trousers or knee length skirt of a conventional material and style (With Academy Logo) * [plain black tights allowed].

Sutton Community Academy tie clipped in at the collar [can be purchased from the School Office].

Plain buttoned white shirt with collar of a conventional material and ‘Academy’ style with buttons to collar and worn tucked into trousers at all times.

Sutton Community Academy blazer with Academy badge and worn with sleeves down [no badges] to be worn at all times and on arrival at school in the morning.


Further Uniform Guidance:  Other items

Black leather/suede school shoes only – see images on leaflet for guidance.

Black school socks/tights.

Outdoor coat; Students may wear a school coat outside academy buildings however coats are not to be worn indoors. Denim, hoodies/zipped hoodies, tracksuit tops are not allowed on school site. As you would expect, items bearing logos are not permitted.

Jewellery: Jewellery can be a safety hazard and it gets lost easily. Students may wear one pair of ear studs and a watch. Any other visible piercing/jewellery item is not permitted.

Fashion bracelets and bangles are not permitted (anxiety bracelets are allowed).

Students are also not allowed to wear rings or necklaces in school.

Headwear: hats and caps are not permitted to be worn in school or on the school premises.

Headwear worn for religious reasons must be plain black.

Hair should be of one natural colour only, cut and styled in a natural way. For example, cuts such as mullets and two colour ‘harlequin’ styles are both unacceptable.

Make-up: Make-Up (including drawn on eyebrows) must be discreet. False eyelashes are not permitted.

Nails should be short, unvarnished and false nails are not permitted.

If there is any debate about what is considered appropriate for school, the Principal or a designated member of SLT will make the final decision.

Examples are given in the Uniform Guide at the top of the page. This list is not exhaustive and the Principal will make the final decision.