School Uniform

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At Lord Derby Academy, we believe basic standards and expectations are fundamental to the development of all children. Being well-groomed and suitably dressed for different kinds of activity are minimum expectations at our school. To support parents/carers and to ensure consistency of attire, we provide all our new intake pupils in Year 7 with a full uniform, free of change.

The compulsory school uniform consists of:

Girls Uniform
BlazerBurgundy with Lord Derby Academy Badge
PinaforeGrey Knee Length
TieSchool colours*
ShoesPlain Black, Flat heeled, Smooth soles (Boots, trainers, canvas and platform shoes are not allowed)
Boys Uniform
BlazerBurgundy with Lord Derby Academy Badge
TrousersTailored Black Trousers, NOT fitted slim line style or chinos
TieSchool colours*
ShoesA formal, plain black shoe with leather upper. No Boot, canvas or trainer style footwear will be allowed

*Students completing their leadership passport will receive a leadership tie provided by the school

Physical Education Kit

Polo shirt with Lord Derby Academy School logo, black shorts, black socks, trainers and boots


Black tracksuit bottoms and top and rain jackets may be worn by boys and girls during cold weather at the direction of the P.E. staff.

Water Safety this Summer:

Keep safe this summer, please click here to view a poster from Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service.

Exam Results Day 2022:

Please click here for information regarding Results Day.

Pupil Return to School and Standards and Expectations:

Please click here to read the Headteacher Letter to Parents/Carers.

Change of School Communications System:

Please click here to read information regarding the change in the school communications system.

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