School Uniform

All pupils are expected to be clean and tidy and present a smart appearance at all times. All students are expected to wear regulation trousers and skirts, as supplied by Trutex. Parents are required to provide correct uniform as part of their commitment to the school.

The school uniform is as follows:


  • Royal V neck jumper with TK logo (compulsory)
  • White polo shirt with TK logo (compulsory)
  • Harrow grey / charcoal tailored sturdy fit or flat front trousers (compulsory)
  • Harrow grey / charcoal tailored knee-length shorts (optional Term 6 only)


  • Royal V-neck jumper with TK logo (compulsory)
  • White polo shirt with TK logo OR (compulsory)
  • White short sleeve, long sleeve or ¾ sleeve rever collar blouse with TK logo (compulsory if not wearing polo shirt)
  • Harrow grey two pocket skirt with TK logo OR Harrow grey bootleg trouser. Please note skirts need to be knee-length or longer (compulsory)
  • Harrow grey / charcoal tailored knee-length shorts (optional Term 6 only)

The Thomas Keble jumper is optional in Terms 1, 5 & 6. The T.K. polo shirt or blouse must be worn during the optional period.

All students:

  • Plain black shoes. Trainers, boots and soft canvas ‘daps’ are not permitted. Logos are not permitted.

  • Art & Technology apron

For Health & Safety reasons we must insist that:

  • Footwear is low-heeled and low-soled and of a conventional shoe style and manufacture.
  • Jewellery should be limited to one ring, a pair of small studs (one in each earlobe, no cartilage piercings).
  • Single simple necklace and a single, simple bracelet.
  • Piercings in any other part of the body are not permitted.

In addition:

  • Hair should be of a natural colour and conventional style, and any hair accessories should be plain and subtle.
  • Tights should be plain black or grey, and socks plain black , grey or white and suitable for school.
  • KS3 girls are not permitted to wear make-up. In KS4, make-up should be subtle and natural.
  • Nail varnish is not permitted in any year group and students will be directed to remove it if worn.

 The Physical Education uniform is:

  • Royal blue polo shirt with gold panels
  • Royal blue shorts – boys (girls optional)
  • Royal blue skort (cycling shorts inside a skirt) – girls only
  • Royal blue socks (outdoor winter activities)
  • White socks (indoor and summer games activities)
  • Appropriate footwear (not designer footwear which is neither practical nor acceptable / non-marking)
  • Royal Blue / gold reversible Rugby shirt (boys and girls)
  • Football boots (girls and boys)
  • Towel

Optional clothing for Physical Education:

  • Blue Tracksuit bottoms
  • Royal blue Hoody
  • Royal blue rain jacket

All of the above can be obtained from Batemans, 2 Kendrick Street, Stroud, Glos GL5 1AB.  Tel: 01453 764320.  Email: sales@batemanssports.co.uk

Please click on the link to the latest Trutex Uniform Brochure for Thomas Keble School: Trutex Uniform Brochure

  • Please note that no other trousers or skirts will be permitted.
  • All clothes and kit must be clearly marked with the owner’s name.
  • The Headteacher has the right to inform parents that ‘uniform’ is inappropriate and must be replaced.
  • Pupils’ social time will be restricted if they are not in correct uniform.
  • In an extreme case, parents will be expected to collect their child from school, so that the issue can be resolved before the child returns to school.

The Headteacher’s ruling on matters regarding uniform is final.

The TK PTA also runs a second-hand uniform shop where good quality second-hand uniform is sold for a donation towards the PTA.  If you wish to view the uniform available, please email tkpta@thomaskeble.gloucs.sch.uk for further information.