Every student shall wear correct school uniform. This applies to students who are attending school, travelling to and from school, identifiable as Sacred Heart students in public places and at school functions.

The school reserves the right to advise students when it considers that their appearance is unacceptable and not in compliance with the school uniform and dress code.  Summer uniform is to be worn in Term 1 and from Labour Day until the end of Term 4.  Weather conditions may alter these dates and  students will be notified of any changes.  All students are expected to be in correct uniform at all times.  All personal belongings and items of school uniform are to be clearly named for easy identification.        

Physical Education

  • Regulation College PE sports shirt and shorts, with suitable footwear
  • In Winter, plain black, navy or maroon track pants may be worn.

Summer (Yr 9-12)

  • Regulation College skirt, to be touching the floor when the student is kneeling
  • Year 9 - 12 Regulation College white short-sleeved poly-cotton blouse with maroon trim, worn over the skirt
  • Maroon v-necked jersey
  • Plain white socks turned down above the ankle (not sports socks) and black lace-up leather shoes or black roman sandals, worn with heel strap behind the heel, and without socks                                                

Sports Teams

  • The correct sports uniform must be worn.
  • All other uniform regulations are to be followed.

Formal Occasions

Full school uniform, according to season, including blazer. Roman sandals are not to be worn.

Mufti Occasions

No extremes of fashion, frayed, skin-tight, see-through or revealing clothing.  No alcohol/drugs/other offensive logos.  Appropriate mufti is to be worn.

Wet Weather

School windbreaker or other black waterproof jacket.

Year 13 Summer

  • Regulation grey skirt to be at least 10cm below the knee
  • White tailored blouse
  • Black roman sandals or black sandals with a single heel strap. More details are available at the uniform shop.
  • One item of appropriate neck jewellery

Winter (Yr 9-12)

  • Regulation College skirt, to be touching the floor when the student is kneeling
  • Long-sleeved white blouse, top button done up, blouse tucked in at all times
  • Maroon v-necked jersey
  • Maroon tie
  • Knee-length black socks or black pantihose with black lace-up leather school shoes with a solid heel (1-1 ½ cm) – see photo
  • College blazer (optional).  
  • The only badges permitted on the lapels are school-related ones.
  • A maroon, maroon-and-white, black or white scarf is permitted (not in class or Assembly)
  • Gloves are permitted (not in class or Assembly)

Media Gallery

Y9 - 12 Uniform
4 media items
Y13 Uniform
5 media items
Sport Uniform
1 media item
Scarf & Windbreaker
1 media item

At all times

Visible tattoos, piercings (including tongue studs) or graffiti on the body, shoes, roman sandals and other articles of uniform including school bags are not permitted.School bags should be waterproof.  Consideration must be given to protection of school property, e.g. textbooks and library books.  A backpack is a good choice. A watch and one pair of plain, small gold or silver sleepers or plain, small stud earrings worn in the ear lobe are the only jewellery items permitted.  If earrings are worn, one earring is to be worn in each lower ear lobe. Hair must be off the face and tidy. Shoulder-length and longer hair is to be tied back.  Hair-ties and headbands are to be plain.  Natural hair colourings and discreet hairstyles are the only ones permitted.Clear nail polish is the only type permitted. Make-up is not permitted.

Uniform Shop

Uniform items are available at the College Uniform Shop which is open during the term on Thursdays at the following times:
Break 1:   (10:45 -11:15 am)
Break 2:   (1:30 – 2:15 pm)  
Extended opening hours for holiday periods will be advised through newsletters.

The uniform shop is located in the Dennehy Block, next to the Auditorium downstairs from the Music Department

Payment Terms
Payments may be made by EFTPOS, credit cards, cash or cheque (payable to Sacred Heart College)  A lay-by facility is also available as are quotes for Work and Income N.Z.
Students may also make purchases.

Mrs Kerri van Tuel is in charge of the Uniform Shop and can be contacted on 8353761.  Please leave a message if she is not available.

Donations of second-hand uniforms which are clean and in good condition.
We make every effort to have stock on site to meet the needs of all girls and try to provide a service that is efficient and helpful to our school community