Children enjoy wearing the Paparoa Street School uniform

School uniform and suppliers

We are proud of our own school uniform and encourage all our pupils to wear it with pride. Listed below are the current uniform options for girls and boys.

Girls - Summer
  • Zipped front cotton dress (red, white & blue check)
  • Culottes (in same dress fabric)
  • Polo shirt (red with school logo)
  • Sweatshirt (navy with school logo)
  • Hat (navy with red trim) – required to be worn in terms 1 & 4
Girls – Winter
  • Winter culottes (McKenzie tartan)
  • McKenzie tartan pinafore
  • Sports pants (navy – no stripes or logo)
  • Sweatshirt (navy with school logo)
  • Navy socks or tights
  • Polo shirt (red with school logo) - short or long sleeved
Boys – Summer
  • Navy shorts (no stripes or logo)
  • Polo shirt (red with school logo)
  • Sweatshirt (navy with school logo)
  • Hat (navy with red trim) – required to be worn in terms 1 & 4
Boys – Winter
  • Sports pants (plain navy – no stripes or logo)
  • Polo shirt (red with school logo) - short or long sleeved
  • Sweatshirt (navy with school logo)
  • Navy socks
Girls’ & Boys’ Sports uniforms (Years 4-6)

Sports teams’ tops are provided by the school. All items must be returned clean and in good condition or a charge will be made.

Optional uniform Items
  • Polar fleece - navy with white school logo
  • Navy/red showerproof lined jacket with white school logo

Footwear for both girls and boys should be safe and suitable for all school activities - closed in sneakers or shoes, with sandals for the summer.

Suppliers

Items can be purchased from Mainland Uniforms, 511 Wairakei Road or 405 Ilam Road (formerly Grasshopper Clothing) – or online at www.mainlanduniforms.co.nz; and/or Susan Ross Maternity (69 Rutland Street).  Check availability first.

Please note: The following items may NOT be worn: long-sleeved polypropylene undergarments; leggings in any colour. If children wish to wear polypropylene or other thermal garments, they must be worn under their clothes, out of sight.

Secondhand uniforms

Contact Nichole Murphy 027 356 9797 or email nichole_starr@hotmail.com