School Uniform & Shop
Pinewood uniform is designed to be practical, comfortable and suitable for every day school life. New uniform is purchased from the School Outfitters, Schoolblazer, who offer an innovative on-line business providing the highest quality clothing delivered directly to your home with a free name-taping service included. The School Shop located on the premises sells nearly new items and some brand new, smaller items.
The School Outfitters are Schoolblazer: www.schoolblazer.com
Please click on the links below for information on how to order from Schoolblazer, how to measure your child and Schoolblazer FAQs:
We recommend that you order in plenty of time, particularly at busy times like the summer holidays, and to allow time for returns. Schoolblazer extend their returns period over the summer holidays to allow for growth spurts, so any order placed in June or July can be returned up to the end of September. All orders over £150 will qualify for free delivery.
Please click on the relevant link below to download the uniform list for your child:
All ballet uniform should be bought from Ruby Slippers: Ruby Slippers Dancewear, 1st Floor, BST Fitness, Park Way, Newbury RG14 1EE; Tel: 07802 725852; Website: www.rubyslippersdancewear.co.uk; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; Contact: Tina Townsend & Juliet Dewhirst
(NB Nursery & Reception children are not required to wear the full ballet outfit, they only need ballet shoes and socks/tights – please see Ballet Uniform list for colours)
Please note that children joining into Years 3–8 will be allocated a House and they are able to wear a school jumper in their house colour. Parents will be informed of their child’s house via email.
Prep School children need a pencil case that contains pencils, gel pens, (black, or blue – no biros) a pencil-sharpener, colouring crayons, a rubber and ruler. A glue-stick is optional. Tippex is not allowed. The pencil case must be clearly named. Calculators are used in Year 6 and above.
The School Shop
The School Shop is located in the Old Stables on Top Field and is accessed from the steps on the left of the drive opposite Lower School; it is signed from the Drive. The School Shop Supervisor, Mrs Nicola Foster, is available to advise you regarding your child’s uniform needs, from when they are just starting at Pinewood and as they progress through the school. If you are not able to visit the Shop in person, Nicola will be more than happy to arrange for a telephone consultation to take place. The shop provides “nearly new” items of Pinewood uniform, which are sold at 50% of original retail price, with 30% going to the parent who provided the clothing and 70% to the Pinewood Development Fund.
Please contact the School Shop Supervisor, Mrs Nicola Foster, by email: email@example.com for stock availability and to make an appointment. The shop opening times are:
Monday: 8.00am to 10.00am
Wednesday: 8.00am to 10.00am
Please note that the shop is not open during the school holidays, although it is usually open (by appointment through the School Office only) on InSeT days prior to the start of each term.
Second Hand Uniform
Parents are very welcome to bring second hand uniform items in a nearly new condition for sale in the School Shop. The items are sold at 50% of original retail price, with 30% going to the parent who provided the clothing and 70% to the Pinewood Development Fund. Please be aware that the Shop reserves the right to dispose of any items which are deemed not to be in a “nearly new” and saleable condition; please note that we will not remove any name tapes before disposing of the items.
All named items of Lost Property will be returned to their owner. Anything unnamed or second hand items that still bear the name of a pupil who has left Pinewood (and have not been renamed) are looked after in the School Shop. All sports kit will be put in the box upstairs in the Sports Hall.