School uniform information

Alderman Knight School has a simple but smart uniform for all pupils.


This is as follows:


  • White shirt or polo shirt

  • Grey or black trousers, knee length skirt, pinafore dress, school shorts or school culottes

  • In the summer months pupils can wear red & white gingham summer dresses or grey school shorts. 

  • Black or brown shoes.


All pupils are required to have a sweatshirt or cardigan. We have two different colours of sweatshirt to distinguish pupils between Primary and Secondary pupils. 


For all Primary pupils a cherry red sweatshirt or cardigan and for Secondary pupils a navy sweatshirt or cardigan is required. 


All school uniform with and without logo can be bought from:-

Please note jeans, jogging trousers, hooded sweatshirts and trainers are not permitted


In order to protect our pupil’s modesty, we would like to suggest that cycling shorts / PE shorts might be worn under dresses / skirts.  Please could you send your child in with the above item, especially in the summer months, when tights, shorts, culottes or trousers are not worn.


With regards to jewellery, pupils can only wear one small stud earring in each ear and pupils are allowed to wear a watch.


Please note – there are occasions when it will be necessary for pupils to remove all  earrings and watches for health and safety reasons.

Physical Education for all Alderman Knight School pupils

Your child will participate in physical activities and will require the following kit. Please contact the school office if it is not possible for you to provide the clothing listed. All pupils will be expected to take part in physical activities planned by the school unless a letter is received from the parent explaining why they cannot take part.

Kit required for indoor activities:

  • Trainers with good grips (possibly with Velcro if they find tying laces difficult although we will try and help teach them)

  • Navy shorts or cycling shorts

  • Skort (a PE skirt and short combination)

  • White tee shirt or polo shirt

  • White socks

  • Towel

  • Hair bobble for long hair

  • Roll on deodorant

Kit required for outdoor activities:

As above with the addition of a navy tracksuit or navy jogging bottoms for cold weather activities.


  • Swimming trunks (not below the knee) / costume (one piece)

  • Towel                                                                         

  • Brush or comb           

  • Roll on deodorant

  • Hair bobble for long hair


Please ensure all kit is named and that no aerosol deodorants are sent into school


Uniform Grant for new Year 7 students

Grants in support of purchasing new school uniform for pupils transferring to Alderman Knight School in September can be applied for via the school office. The grant is a one off payment, for the amount of £80.00.

To qualify for the grant, certain conditions must be met:- You must live in Gloucestershire and your child attends a special school that is not an academy; Your child's date of birth falls between 01/09/2007 & 31/08/2008; Your child is entitled to free school meals.

Please contact the school office for the application form, if you meet the above conditions and would like to apply for the grant.

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Alderman Knight School,

Ashchurch Road,



GL20 8JJ
Tel - 01684 295639
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