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  • CGHS School Uniform

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      Personal Presentation

      No make-up (this includes eyelash extensions) or coloured nail varnish is to be worn with school uniform. One plain, small stud may be worn in each ear lobe. Additional body piercings must not be visible. Tattoos must be covered. No other jewellery is permitted unless proper application has been made to the Principal and consent given. Consent will be given only in exceptional circumstances and with special provisions. 

      Hair must be tidy: short enough to clear the collar or tied back neatly. Red, white or navy ribbons can be worn. Hair should be a natural hair colour. Hijabs/head scarves are required to be a plain, solid colour that complements the school uniform e.g. navy blue, white or black.

      A nylon raincoat of approved navy-blue shade or a parka of navy-blue or safety yellow may be worn. 

      The Parent-Teacher Association runs a second-hand uniform shop. The contact telephone number is available from the school office, or the email address is: ptashop@cghs.school.nz.

      • Junior Uniform

        Summer Junior Uniform

        • Regulation pleated navy-blue skirt, regulation navy blue shorts,or lava lava. 
        • Regulation white short sleeve blouse, embroidered with the school crest.
        • Dark brown, polished leather T-bar, U-bar, or lace-up shoes with low heel, as illustrated on the website.
        • Plain white ankle socks.
        • Regulation navy-blue V-necked pullover or navy-blue cardigan (not street wear).
        • Navy-blue school blazer with monogram on breast pocket for street wear and formal occasions.
        • Red shell jacket.
        • The blazer is compulsory uniform for formal occasions

        Winter Junior Uniform 

        • A kilt, hem between 10-20cm from the ground, in regulation pure wool worsted material, or navy blue regulation trousers or lava lava
        • Long-sleeved white blouse.
        • Regulation navy-blue V-necked pullover or navy-blue cardigan (not streetwear).
        • School tie.
        • Navy-blue ribbed or wool pantyhose or plain navy-blue 3/4 socks.
        • Navy-blue & red striped woollen scarf (optional).
        • Dark brown, polished leather T-bar, U-bar or lace-up shoes with low heel, as illustrated on website.
        • Red shell jacket
        • The kilt is compulsory uniform for formal occasions.
        • A blazer is to be worn on the street at all times.
        • Senior Uniform

           

          Senior Summer Uniform

          • Regulation checked cotton dress worn mid-calf length.
          • Regulation navy blue shorts or lava lava.
          • Striped 3/4 sleeve shirt with school crest.
          • School tie (blue for Yr 11, red for Yr 12 and 13).
          • Dark brown, polished leather T-bar, U-bar or lace-up shoes with a low heel, as illustrated on website.
          • Plain white ankle socks.
          • Regulation navy-blue V-necked pullover or navy-blue cardigan (not street wear).
          • Red shell jacket
          • Navy-blue school blazer (piped in red braid for Yr 12 and 13) with monogram on breast pocket for street wear and formal occasions. The blazer is compulsory uniform for all formal occasions.

          Senior Winter Uniform 

          • A kilt, hem between 10-20cm from the ground, in regulation pure wool worsted material.
          • Regulation navy blue trousers or lava lava.
          • Long-sleeved white blouse or striped 3/4 sleeve shirt
          • Regulation navy-blue V-necked pullover or navy-blue cardigan (not streetwear).
          • School tie (same as Summer).
          • Navy-blue ribbed or wool pantyhose or plain navy-blue 3/4 socks.
          • Navy-blue & red striped woollen scarf (optional).
          • Dark brown, polished leather T-bar, U-bar or lace-up shoes with low heel, as illustrated on website.
          • Red soft shell jacket
          • Sports Uniform

             

            Compulsory

            • CGHS red and white sports top and CGHS navy shorts

            • Sport shoes

            Optional

            • Optional

            • Plain navy-blue track pants (no/small logo)

            • School rugby jersey (available from the Sports Department, CGHS)

            • Navy-blue polyprop top with school logo (available from the Sports Department, CGHS) 

            • School tracksuit (available from Mainland Uniform)

            Wednesday sport

            When students are competing in the Wednesday sport competition, they may wear the school tracksuit to school (with playing uniform underneath). In winter the school track top and track pants must be worn; in summer the school track top and either CGHS shorts or track pants may be worn.

                                                                         

            • Uniform Suppliers

              Summer Uniform

              Worn in Terms One and Four

              Our preferred suppliers for summer uniform are Argyle Schoolwear (online), Lithgows Schoolwear (Riccarton) and Mainland Uniforms (Burnside). 

              Winter Uniform

              Worn in Terms Two and Three

              Our preferred suppliers for winter uniform are Argyle Schoolwear (online), Lithgows Schoolwear (Riccarton) and Mainland Uniforms (Burnside).