Skinner Lane, Pontefract, West Yorkshire WF8 1HG

01977 794 179

St Giles C of E Academy

Growing Together


School Uniform

Here at St Giles we have a uniform of which we are very proud.    

Uniform is compulsory and is available to purchase from Better & Bright (market place Pontefract/ Castleford market hall)

and online at

There is also a preloved uniform site on Facebook run by one of our parents where you can post, sell or swap uniform:

Uniform List

A marl grey sweatshirt or cardigan bearing the school logo.

A RED polo shirt. (embroidered school logo optional)

Dark grey trousers
Dark grey pinafore dress/skirt
Black shoes

Summer uniform is optional
Red checked dress
Uniform Shorts

Full Black sensible shoes (No sandals)

PE kit:

Indoor Kit:

Red Round Neck T-Shirt (embroidered school logo optional - will become compulsory from Sept 2021)

Black Shorts

Outdoor Kit:

Black Plain Tracksuit or

Black Plain Jogging Bottoms and Jumper


Children should come to school in their PE kit on their Class' PE days. Check out your child's Class Page on the website to find out which day is their PE day this term.


Boys Kit: Towel, Fitted Trunks (No loose fitting shorts)

Girls Kit: Towel, A one piece swimming costume.

A £1 coin is required for a locker

Hair Brush is optional.

Earrings must be removed.

Long hair must be tied back in a bobble or a swimming cap must be worn

Strictly NO deodorant, shower gel or shampoo

Water Bottle

 It is recommended that all pupils bring a water bottle, filled with water to school every day. Water bottle should be taken home every night to be cleaned and brought back the next day. Children can bring any water bottle of their choice.