School Uniform and Dress Code

PLEASE NOTE: From September 2017 a new PE Uniform will come into force. This uniform ONLY applies to new Year 7's from September 2017 onwards

Years 7 to 11
  • School Blazer
  • School Tie
  • Plain White Shirt

           (long or short sleeved)

  • Plain Trousers          

           (black or grey)

  • Plain Black Shoes    

           (NOT Trainers)

  • Pullover

           (optional) If worn MUST be grey                   and  V-neck with no logo

           (Black may be worn by Years 10                   and 11)

  • Cardigans are not permitted

  • Lanyard & ID Badge      must be visible around neck
Outer Clothing (all students)

When boys are travelling to and from school, it is expected that their appearance will be a credit to the school and to their homes.   No particular colour or length of outer clothing is stipulated, the only requirement is that the boys must look respectable.  No “hoodies” or denim jackets are permitted. Coats should not be worn inside the building.

Years 12 to 13 (Sixth Form)
  • Suit Jacket
  • Suit Trousers
  • Plain Shirt with collar
  • A Suitable Tie
  • Plain Smart Shoes

          (NOT Trainers)

  • Lanyard & ID Badge

           must be visible around neck

Not Permitted

We DO NOT permit:

  • Jewellery

  • Hairstyles liable to draw attention

  • Training shoes (as normal wear) or heavy boots

  • Facial hair (beards, moustaches, stubble) if worn by older boys should be neatly groomed. 

Uniform Suppliers

Most items of school uniform can be purchased anywhere however the school tie and blazer need to be purchased from our specialist suppliers.  Details of the two school uniform shops who stock our ties and blazers are given below.

180a Cranbook Road,

Ilford, IG1 4LX

Tel: 020 8554 5133

708 Chigwell Road, 

Woodford Bridge, IG8 8AL 

Tel: 0208 504 6420

PE and Games Kit

(New Kit from September 2017)

The new style PE and Games Kit shown below is only being introduced for New Year 7 students from September 2017.  Existing students may continue to use their usual kit.

The new PE and Games Kit is listed below:

All items must be clearly labelled with the student’s name on a part of the garment that cannot be removed easily.   Every effort is made to recover lost items that are named, but no responsibility is accepted for articles lost or damaged.

  • Black ICHS Shorts

          (compulsory item only available from SWI)

  • Red/Black ICHS PE Polo Shirt

          (compulsory item only available from SWI)

  • Thermal Red Baselayer Top

          (compulsory item only available from SWI)

  • Red Coolmax Socks

          (compulsory item only available from SWI)

  • Black/White ICHS Training Top

          (optional item only available from SWI for extreme                        weather conditions)

  • A predominantly white, clean pair of trainers

           that are practical and not fashionable, with suitable ankle            support (non marking sole) for indoor use (compulsory                item) 

  • Appropriate football boots

          (compulsory item)

  • Shin pads

          (compulsory item)

  • Gum shields


Students at ICHS are expected to wear some items of school specific PE kit which are available direct from our suppliers SWI.  These items are marked 'compulsory items' and should be available from SWI. ​


You can choose to have items delivered to your home

(£4.50 charge on orders less than £70)




delivered to the school, for COLLECTION on a TUESDAY.

*(If ordered BEFORE 5pm the previous THURSDAY) at no cost and during



A full returns procedure is also available through SWI.


*Your items will be packaged and labelled at the point of dispatch however 

ICHS staff cannot be responsible for any errors in labelling or contents. 

How to Order

Orders can be placed on the SWI website by clicking the logo opposite:

Orders can also be placed over the telephone on the following contact number:

01928 752610

SWI Schoolwear