Christian Head, Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria, CA17 4HA

017683 71693

Kirkby Stephen Grammar School

A Co-operative Academy

School Uniform

Examples of acceptable and unacceptable items can be found below.

Uniform can now be ordered online by visiting

There is also a local Facebook group for buying/selling/swapping uniform in the Kirkby Stephen area - - Please note that KSGS has no affiliation to the above Facebook group and provides the link for information only.

School Uniform 

  • Navy School Blazer with badge as supplied by Coniston Corporate.
  • White collared/tailored shirt (not polo-style) long or short sleaved.
  • Navy/Gold stripe school tie
  • Black tailored trousers (no jeans/cords/ski trousers/tracksuits etc) or KSGS tartan school skirt or navy knee-length pleated skirt.
  • Black or navy blue socks/tights
  • Optional: Navy V neck school jumper with badge as supplied by Coniston Corporate.

All Students

  • Sensible black shoes, with no heavy or studded boots or high heels. Trainers are not to be worn.
  • A maximum of 2 plain gold/silver small studs or small sleepers, one in the lobe of each ear.
  • Diamanté, crystals, gemstones or other decorative style of earrings are not acceptable.
  • Nose studs, other jewellery, piercings and badges are not allowed.
  • No other jewellery except one flat signet ring
  • Hair of a natural colour

PE and Games Kit (Girls)

  • Non-marking trainers for Gym and all weather pitch shoes
  • Yellow/Navy/Maroon Girls polo shirt (must have initials embroidered)
  • Navy skort
  • Navy shorts (optional)
  • KSGS navy leggings or plain navy leggings
  • Maroon/Navy/Yellow PE Hoody
  • Maroon and yellow hooped socks
  • White PE ankle socks (summer only)
  • Long hair must be worn up

PE and Games Kit (Boys)

  • Non-marking trainers for Gym and all weather pitch shoes
  • Football boots
  • Yellow/Navy/Maroon polo shirt (must have initials embroidered)
  • Navy shorts
  • KSGS navy joggers or plain navy joggers
  • Maroon/Navy/Yellow PE Hoody (optional) not to be worn for rugby
  • Maroon/navy/yellow rugby shirt
  • Maroon and yellow hooped socks
  • White PE ankle socks (summer only)
  • Long hair must be worn up

Base layers are recommended for winter, these should be navy or white.

A towel should be brought to all P.E. or games lessons.

It is advisable to buy gum shields for both boys and girls to wear for rugby and hockey games. 

Shin pads are compulsory for football and hockey.

Hockey sticks are recommended for hockey lessons.

Please ensure all items of uniform and kit are NAMED

Sixth Form Uniform

  • Sensible and smart - please refer to the 6th form contract
  • Head of Sixth Form and School Leadership Team have the right to veto inappropriate dress


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