Compulsory for all years


The Meridian Shopping Centre
Elm Lane
PO9 1UN02392 455795Skoolkit.co.uk
Game, Set & Match (Chichester) Ltd
Unit 1 Beaver Trade Park
Quarry Lane
West Sussex
PO19 8NY01243 538800www.gsam.co.uk


Together with the Student body we have been consulting on improving our school uniform and sports kit.

After a unanimous vote, the students have voted to –

  1.  Change our skirt from navy blue to tartan
  2.  Keep the ties as they are
  3.  Opt for a V-neck or round neck jumper with the Bourne logo on it

Therefore from September 2017, the new tartan skirt will be introduced.

New Yr 7 Sept 2017 Tartan skirt
Current Yr 7 and 8 May continue to wear navy blue skirt until outgrown – then tartan skirt
Current Yr 9 Tartan skirt from September 2017 – Yr 10 girls currently have a new skirt for Yrs 10 & 11
Current Yr 10 & 11 May continue to wear navy blue skirt until outgrown – then tartan skirt

As for the sports kit, students have asked to change this also and it will mandatory for all Year 7, 8, 9 and 10 students from September 2017. Only Year 11 students may wear their present kit until it no longer fits and then the new sports kit must be worn.

The new sports kit will be available from Skoolkit in Havant and Game, Set & Match in Chichester, as they have the Bourne logo on them. (Full uniform list attached)

I would like to emphasise that this change has been driven by the students as they are keen to improve their school image and dress.

I would also like to remind you that extremes of hair colour and styles are not permitted – Grade 2 haircut is the minimum.

I would like to thank you for your continued support with our school uniform and your help in maintaining the high standards that are set for all aspects of the school.

Yours faithfully

Mrs Yvonne Watkins

Rules concerning appearance:

  • Extremes of hair colour and styles are not permitted. If hair is dyed, it should be a uniform natural hair colour throughout.
  • One pair of small, plain ear studs may be worn. These should be no more than 6mm in diameter.
  • Apart from watches no other jewellery may be worn. The school will take no responsibility for any items brought onto the premises.
  • No facial piercings or tongue studs of any type are permitted, including plastic ones.
  • In Years 7, 8 and 9 make-up must not be worn. In other Year Groups it must be minimal and visually discreet. Nail varnish is not permitted in any Year Group, nor are false nails.
  • If items that are worn do not meet the school rules they will be confiscated and returned at the end of a half term upon receipt of a written request letter from parents.

PE/Games Kit


  • Plain black T-shirt and leggings (for gym/dance only)
  • Bourne games shirt
  • Black or navy tracksuit bottoms
  • Black or navy shorts and/or navy skort
  • Trainers
  • Towel
  • Hoodie (optional) available from the PE Department


  • Navy/white rugby shirt
  • Bourne games shirt
  • Plain black/navy shorts
  • Long navy football socks
  • Short white sports socks
  • Trainers
  • Football boots
  • Shin pads
  • Towel
  • Hoodie (optional) available from the PE Department

Gum guards are advisable for some activities. No vest tops. All items are available from our uniform stockists.
Please Note:

* these items are available only from our uniform stockists


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