At Larchwood we pride ourselves on looking smart and ready for school. Creating the correct impression is an important factor in life and this starts at an early age.


We expect every child that attends Larchwood to be wearing uniform.

The Discovery Educational Trust's Uniform Policy applies across all of its schools including Larchwood Primary School.  The Trust policy is available via this link

Our uniform requirements are: 

Main Uniform 

  • White polo shirt
  • Plain black or grey skirt or trousers (shorts during warmer weather)
  • Black or grey pinafore
  • Red / white check dress (during warmer weather)
  • Red sweatshirt / cardigan (preferably with the school logo available from our supplier)
  • White / black / grey / red socks or tights
  • Black shoes

PE Kit: 

  • White t-shirt
  • Black shorts
  • White socks
  • Plimsolls for indoor, trainers for outside
  • Tracksuit bottoms and sweatshirt in the colder months

Other requirements

  • No jewellery.
  • Long hair should be tied up. Hair clips, hair bands and headbands to be plain (only one colour) and not have bows or flowers. They should also be red, white, brown or black. Scrunchies are not allowed.
  • Watches can be worn from Year 3 onwards. This includes Fitbits or similar.
  • Children are not permitted to have dyed hair.

If you are having difficulty affording the uniform requirements please speak to Mr Bowsher, our Headteacher in regards to this.

The Larchwood Primary Parent's Association (LPPA) also collects good second hand uniform that it sells throughout the year. 

Please click here for uniform supplier. 

Uniform, except the school jumpers, can be purchased from all good uniform suppliers.

More information and guidance from the Government can be found here.