School Closure

The Primary School will be closed to pupils on Thursday 12th December 2019 due to a general election.

The Secondary School will remain open as normal.

Uniform

At Ark Kings Academy we take pride in ourselves - an outward sign of this is our uniform and presentation.

In the table below, * means that the item needs to be purchased from the academy uniform supplier: Clive Marks (details at the bottom of the page). All other items can be purchased from a high street retailer of your choice.

All clothes, including rucksack and trainers, should be clearly labelled with the child’s name, especially PE kit and trainers.

Years 7 -11

Black blazer with purple trim and our academy logo*

Grey fine knit v-neck jumper with grey stripe and our logo*

White formal collared shirt for boys and girls

School tie*

Formal black trousers or skirt

Black or white socks, or black tights

Formal plain black shoes (no trainers)

 

PE Kit

Purple polo shirt with academy logo*

Plain black shorts or tracksuit bottoms

Black or white socks

Plain black or white trainers

 

Acessories and Equipment

Outdoor clothing

  • Smart plain jacket/coat
  • During winter months, a plain woollen hat and scarf may be worn
  • Baseball caps/snapbacks must not be worn
  • Outdoor clothing should not be worn within the academy building.

 

Accessories

  • Hair must be of a natural colour
  • Hairstyles must be appropriate e.g. no Mohicans, tramlines, shaven partings or eyebrow designs
  • Long hair must be tied back
  • Students are allowed to cover their head for religious/cultural purposes
  • Head coverings must be plain black
  • No form of jewellery may be worn. Small clear plastic bars that may be worn while at school if necessary.
  • No makeup, false nails or coloured nail varnish
  • Simple hairbands/clips in academy's colours.

 

Equipment

  • Academy Planner.
  • Water bottle.
  • Pencil Case
  • Blue/black pens (at least 2)
  • Red Pen
  • Pencils
  • Eraser
  • Sharpener
  • Ruler
  • Scientific calculator (Years 10 and 11)

 

Where to buy Ark Kings Academy uniform

Clive Marks is the supplier for all branded items of uniform for Ark Kings Academy. Orders can be placed online, by telephone or direct in the shop.

 

Clive Marks, 38-40 Poplar Road, Kings Heath, Birmingham. B14 7AD

 

 

If you wish to access a hard copy of any policy please contact school's office on 0121459 4451 or email: info@arkkingsacademy.org