Uniform

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Waiuku College requires students to wear a school uniform. Uniform should be worn at all times between school, home and on trips outside the classroom.
Year 9- 12 Students

The correct school uniform is provided below for your reference. If you have any uniform enquiries, please do not hesitate to contact the school.

White Waiuku College blouse or grey Waiuku College collared shirt

Black regulation Waiuku College skirt (knee-length day-to-day, ankle-length formal) or black Waiuku College shorts

Plain black socks and plain black shoes or plain black sandals (with heel strap)

Waiuku College grey or burgundy hoodie

Waiuku College maroon jersey (school office only)

Waiuku College jacket

Plain black or maroon scarf

Black Waiuku College pants

Maroon school cap or hat

Plain black beanie

Physical Education Uniform: Any plain black shorts and Waiuku College maroon PE Shirt

NO gloves of any sort allowed

Year 13 Students

Year 13 students do not have a uniform, but they do have a dress code:

Y13 uniform expectations

Dress code- Smart Casual (more smart than casual)

Black and/or White clothing (combination of both is allowed)

No coloured branding

No alcohol/ drugs/ offensive branding

Black or White Shoes

Black sandals (needs a backstrap)

No Singlets/ Jandals

Physical Education uniform: Mufti and appropriate footwear

Uniform for Term 1

Term 1 begins in January. You will need to be ready for hot and sunny weather. The school holidays are great opportunity to purchase footwear and uniform for the start of the year.

Purchasing a Uniform

School uniform can be purchased from the Warehouse in Pukekohe. Limited items are still available from the school office at discounted prices. The school office is open Monday – Friday 8am-4:30pm

JEWELLERY AND OTHER ITEMS

Small plain ear studs or plain sleeper earrings. Sleepers must be a maximum of 12mm in diameter and be able to rotate 360 degrees through the ear; A small nose stud may be worn for cultural reasons. Neck jewellery of a cultural and/or personal nature (e.g., taonga) may be worn but should be under the school uniform for practical activities and as directed by the teachers. NO ear lobe expanders/stretchers. Maximum size for spacers is 1cm.

The College takes no responsibility for confiscated jewellery.

Any confiscated items must be collected by parents from the Deans office.

Hair

All hair should be kept tidy. Long hair may need to be tied back for health and safety reasons in certain classes.

Special and Formal Events

Number Ones, Blazers and Waiuku College ties are loaned from the school for special occasions and are worn by prefects to formal school events. Ties are available from the office.

Shoes

Sandals cannot be worn with socks or stockings. You will need to wear plain black shoes or plain black boots under ankle height.

Socks

Students MUST wear Plain BLACK socks.

Jackets, Hoodies and Polar Fleeces

Students may wear the official school jacket, polar fleece, hoodie or jersey.