Rivington Avenue, Platt Bridge, Wigan, Lancashire WN2 5NG

01942 487999


Platt Bridge Community School

School Values: Promotes Belief Creates Success

School Uniform


We have developed a School Uniform policy in line with the DfE's 'Cost of school uniforms' statutory guidance, including adding new information on cost and equality considerations, and generally updating the structure of the policy.

Our policy can be reviewed by clicking here together with our other statutory school polices.

All items of uniform are available from a range of suppliers in the area, please contact school for more information. 

  • Grey long or short trousers/skirt 
  • Blue tartan skirt/pinafore 
  • White polo shirt with/without logo 
  • Blue sweatshirt or cardigan with/without logo 
  • Black shoes 
  • Grey/white socks or tights 

Every child is expected to be correctly dressed for PE lessons. 

  • Black pumps (indoor) 
  • Trainers (outdoor) 
  • White T-shirt 
  • Navy blue/black shorts or unbranded tracksuit bottoms 


For health and safety reasons, jewellery should not be worn or brought to schoolThe wearing of earrings is discouraged as they can dangerousIf earrings must be worn, then they need to be studs and we expect pupils to remove these during PE lessons (including swimming)If they cannot be removed, then they must be covered with a plaster / tape brought from home or applied by parents at homeTeachers are prohibited from removing or replacing earrings and the school will accept no responsibility for accidents caused by the wearing of jewellery.   

Hair should be of a natural colour and extreme hairstyles are not permitted.