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Parents/carers are asked to ensure that their child comes to school in the correct uniform. Uniform consists of a navy blue cardigan or pullover, pale blue blouse in Year 10 -11 and pale green blouse in Year 7-9. Pupils must wear either a navy blue pin-stripe skirt with tights or navy blue pin-stripe trousers (regulation design) with plain black shoes. Please also note the following: 

  • Hair should only be tied back with a plain black, navy or bottle green hair band/bobble. 
  • Hair colour should look natural, no stripes or two-tone effects. 
  • Tights should be black or navy (60+Denier)
  • No nail varnish, extensions or false nails. 
  • Ear studs, one per earlobe, must be small, circular and not extend beyond the earlobe. 
  • T-shirts must not be visible under blouses. 

Our four approved suppliers are as follows:

Uniform Expectations:

Trousers*Pin stripe, navy blue/green, school design. This is for all year groups. Trousers must not be shortened/tailored to allow the ankle to be seen.
Skirt*Pleated pin stripe, navy blue/green, school design. Skirts are NOT to be rolled at the waist.
Blouse*Years 7/8/9 -green blouse in a shade and style approved by the Trust Board and available from stockists. Years 10/11 – blue blouse in a shade and style approved by the Trust Board and available from stockists. The blouse should be tucked neatly – front and back into the skirt/trousers at all times. T-shirts must not be visible under blouses.
Jumper or cardigan* Navy blue, v-neck, plain knit, wool or man-made fibre with the Fairfield school badge.
Tights (compulsory with a skirt)Plain black or navy, at least 60 denier. No patterns. Socks must not be worn over the top of tights.
Socks (compulsory with trousers)Plain white, navy or black. No frills or bows or patterns. Socks must not be worn over tights.
Shoes  Plain black shoes, a sensible style without flashes, logos/stripes or trainer soles. No canvas shoes. No bows, ribbons or large metal clasps. No trainers, sports shoe brands such as Adidas, Nike, Converse, Puma are banned. No boots. Any pupil found to be wearing incorrect footwear in school during the day will be asked to change into a pair of pumps (the school keeps a supply of these). Boots – may be worn to and from school in bad weather, but must be removed and stored in a school bag or locker during the day.
JewelleryOne pair of plain round silver/gold small ear stud earrings only that are worn in the earlobes and do not extend beyond the lobe. No hooped/dangly earrings of any size and no piercings in the tragus part of the ear. No pearl or glitter earrings. No other jewellery, e.g. chains, rings, necklaces, bracelets, nose studs, eyebrow studs, lip studs, any other facial or body piercing or body jewellery.  New piercings cannot be covered or replaced with a retainer, they need to be removed. A wrist watch may be worn as long as it is not a Smart watch.
BagA strong waterproof bag which is large enough to hold an A4 file.
Make-upMake up and fake tan is not permitted. Fake eyelashes are not permitted. No coloured contact lenses. No aerosols, e.g. perspirants, deodorants.
NailsNo nail varnish, acrylic/false nails.
HairLong hair must be tied back with black, bottle green, navy hair bands/bobbles. Head shaving, unnaturally coloured hair, e.g. stripes or two-tone effects. no decoration other than plain bands/ bobbles. No flower type bobbles or bows. Headscarfheadscarves should be plain navy or black, with no tassels/fringes or decoration. The scarf should be tied neatly, so the school crest is visible on the jumper/cardigan and the colour of the blouse can be seen.
P.E. Plain white polo shirt either with or without the school badge*. Plain navy-blue or black shorts of an appropriate length, or navy blue or black leggings. Cycling shorts are not allowed. Plain white, navy or black socks. Trainers must be worn, please note, pumps/plimsolls/converse type shoes are not allowed owing to health and safety reasons. Where possible, hair must be tied up in a bobble.  Optional – navy hoodie with school badge and navy leggings embroidered with the school initials. Note: Hoodies are not to be worn as general school uniform. GCSE PE – red polo shirt with school logo.
Outdoor wearAll outdoor wear including jackets, scarves, gloves or hoodies must not be worn in the school building.
Summer UniformAny change to the uniform, as a result of warmer weather, will be up to the discretion of the Headteacher. At this time jumpers will become optional.
Fairfield High School for Girls
Fairfield Avenue, Droylsden, Manchester, M43 6AB
Email: Tel: 0161 370 1488
Fairfield High School for Girls is an Academy Trust. The Trust is a limited company registered in England and Wales. Company number 07511610, Data Protection Registration Number Z2574365.