Shirley Community Primary & Preschool

Learning for life

Nuffield Road, Chesterton, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB4 1TF

01223 712252



Uniform at Shirley

Wearing a school uniform immediately helps children to feel grown up and ready for school. It also encourages the development of a sense of belonging to the school community. On a practical level, it saves a lot of 'fuss' in the mornings! 
Parents and carers ordering uniform will need to do so from the supplier direct, by clicking here: 

Please ensure that you label or mark uniform. 


School burgundy sweatshirt or cardigan

Burgundy sweatshirt or jumper

White polo shirt or white shirt/blouse

Grey or black trousers/grey skirt or pinafore

Grey or black socks/tights or white socks

Flat shoes or black trainers

Optional Items:

School fleece for outdoor wear

Warmer weather clothing

Grey or black short trousers

Red and white check or striped dress

Flat shoes or sandals

Sun hat or cap for outdoors

Items which should not be worn to school

  • Jeans
  • T-shirts which do not cover the shoulders e.g. strappy tops
  • Hooded tops (children will be asked to remove these when inside the school building)
  • Patterned t-shirts
  • Sports wear such as jogging bottoms, t-shirts with sports logos
  • Flip flops or other sandals with no back to them
  • Boots or shoes with high heels
  • Jewellery should not be worn, only stud earrings and watches are permitted

Any enquiries regarding the online orders, please email : .