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The Charter School

North Dulwich

School uniform

School Uniform

The Charter School North Dulwich will have a new uniform supplier from Saturday 11th February 2017. We are happy to confirm that our new uniform providers will be White Hall Clothiers in Camberwell. They are a very long established school wear supplier who come highly recommended for reliability, knowledge and good customer service.

Parents and carers can find them at: 77 Camberwell Rd, Camberwell, London SE5 0EZ, (Near Albany Road Walworth Road end) you can call them on 020 7703 3604 or visit their website at:

Open hours are 9.15am - 5.30pm Closed on Sundays.

Please see the full uniform and equipment list below:

Uniform, which should be worn to and from school every day and to Achievement Evenings

  • The school navy blue V-neck sweater with the Charter logo which must be worn (unless directed otherwise)
  • A white polo shirt with our logo
  • No long sleeve tops are to be worn under the polo shirt.
  • Navy blue or black formal trousers worn around the waist – no chinos or jeans
  • A formal navy blue or black skirt worn at a length that is appropriate for school – no tight-fitting skirts
  • Plain black hard leather shoes are to be worn. No canvas or suede shoes, boots, trainers, ‘Vans’, ‘Converse’ of any description, or any other soft trainer-style footwear are to be worn. Plain black hard leather Kicker shoes are acceptable
  • Tracksuit tops and hooded tops are not allowed in school
  • Plain navy blue, black or white knee or ankle height socks or plain black or navy blue tights. No leggings
  • Plain black coat only – no logos, no denim or leather jackets
  • No jewellery allowed except one small pair of ear studs that must be worn in the lobe of the ear. No other piercings are allowed
  • Make up may not be worn in Years 7–11
  • No false eyelashes or nail extensions are to be worn.
  • Hair must be of a natural colour
  • No tattoos of any description
  • No Headwear allowed except plain navy blue or black headbands may be worn. Head scarves (including ‘do-rags’) are not to be worn except for religious or medical reasons
  • Any neck scarves worn must be plain navy or black.

PE Kit – which needs to be brought to each practical lesson, even if a student is unwell or injured

  • Plain navy blue or black sport shorts or skirt and/or leggings for girls
  • Navy or black jogging/tracksuit bottoms
  • Light blue Charter PE T-shirt
  • Navy Charter PE Sweatshirt
  • Non-marking trainers
  • Football boots for lessons on the field
  • Plain navy or white socks

Equipment – Ready to Learn

Every student must bring a school bag big enough to carry A4 folders and books every day. The following basic items need to be in the bag:

Pencil case containing:

  • Two black or blue biros 
  • Green biro
  • Pencil and eraser
  • Coloured pencils
  • Pencil sharpener
  • Pair of compasses
  • Ruler 30 cm and protractor
  • Calculator

The school bag should also contain:

  • The Planner
  • Exercise book
  • Reading book
  • PE kit if needed that day
  • Other practical equipment needed