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Our uniform

Our policy is that all children should wear clothing that is in keeping with a purpose and an aspirational learning environment. We want children at Great Yarmouth Primary Academy to take immense pride in their dress, behaviour and learning.

Uniform for Reception and Years 1 to 5

  • Dark-blue V-necked jumper with Great Yarmouth Primary Academy logo
  • A white collared buttoned shirt (long- or short-sleeved)
  • Great Yarmouth Primary Academy tie (clip-on ties rather than normal ties can be worn for Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 pupils)
  • Grey trousers or grey skirt (below the knee). Only grey tights (no leggings) are permitted
  • Black shoes/black boots (below the shin) and no trainers
  • The only jewellery permitted is small ear studs

Uniform for Year 6

  • Year 6 (male and female pupils) are required to wear the dark-blue blazer with the Great Yarmouth Primary Academy logo
  •  A white collared buttoned shirt (long- or short-sleeved)
  • Great Yarmouth Primary Academy tie
  • Grey trousers or grey skirt (below the knee). Only grey tights (no leggings) are permitted
  • Black shoes/black boots (below the shin) and no trainers
  • The only jewellery permitted is small ear studs

In cold weather, wellies may be worn to and from Great Yarmouth Primary Academy, but children will need to get changed into shoes at school.

Summer uniform

In the summer term, girls up to Year 5 may wear navy blue and white gingham dresses, and boys may wear charcoal grey shorts. Black shoes must be worn - no sandals, please.

PE kit

  • Navy crew neck t-shirt (with a small or no logo)

  • Navy shorts (with a small or no logo)

  • Trainers or plimsolls

  • Plain navy, black or white socks (not football)

Pupils may also optionally wear:

  • Navy tracksuit bottoms (small logo, no leggings or tights)

  • Navy crew neck jumper (small logo with no hood)

Other items

Make-up and nail polish are not permitted.

We also require all parents to ensure their children are warm throughout the winter months, ensuring they have adequate coats, gloves, and hats where necessary.

Uniform supplier

The GYPA ties, jumpers and blazers can be purchased from our supplier, Harrisons Schoolwear. Their shop is at 73 Southtown Rd, Great Yarmouth NR31 0DY, or call 01493 662214.