Opihi College

Junior Uniform   (Years 7-10)

Tops

  • Mid-blue polo shirt with school crest
  • Dark Royal, V-necked, long sleeved jersey with school crest
  • Dark Royal, V-necked, vest with school crest
  • Black soft shell jacket with crest; or any plain black water resistant jacket.

 

Bottoms

  • Navy blue (walk or ladies) shorts
  • Inverted 2-pleat navy skirt
  • Navy blue skort
  • Long black dress trousers
  • “Blue Watch” tartan kilt

Socks

  • White turn over top ankle socks (not sports socks)
  • Black turn over top ankle socks
  • Black stockings or black over the knee socks
  • School socks - dark grey with black, blue and white hoop

 

Senior Uniform   (Years 11-13)

Tops

  • White straight hem, short sleeve, collar band, shirt
  • White long sleeve, collar band shirt (must be tucked in)
  • Dark Royal, V-necked, long sleeved jersey with school crest
  • Dark Royal, V-necked, vest with school crest
  • Black soft shell jacket with crest; or any plain black water resistant jacket.
  • school blazer and tie (optional Year 11-12, compulsory in Year 13)

 

Bottoms

  • Navy blue (walk or ladies) shorts
  • Inverted pleat skirt navy
  • Long black dress trousers
  • “Blue Watch” tartan kilt

Socks

  • White turn over top ankle socks (not sports socks)
  • Black turn over top ankle socks
  • Black stockings or black over the knee socks
  • School socks - dark grey with black, blue and white hoop

 

Uniform items are available from SchoolTex online, The Warehouse Timaru or the College Office.

Other items - Junior and Senior

  • All students to wear black, leather or leather look, shoes of a plain design with enclosed toes. Shoes must be able to be polished, not suede or canvas.  They must be shoes, not boots.  They must comply with Health and Safety requirements for protection of the foot in technology and science areas.

 

  • Students are strongly advised to wear a blue school bucket hat or school cap in Term 1 and Term 4. Both styles can be purchased from the school office.

 

  • Plain navy blue or black beanies and scarves may be worn during Term 2 and 3.

 

  • PE uniform - Opihi College PE shirt with black shorts (mid-thigh maximum length and no cycle type shorts). A change of socks is to be worn with gym shoes.  On cold days a black tracksuit or a plain coloured sweatshirt in your house colour and black track pants can be worn.  (The P.E. shirts are only available to purchase through the school office.) 

PERSONAL PRESENTATION – SCHOOL REGULATIONS 

These regulations apply to all students. 

  • Hair must be clean, tidy (out of eyes) and tied up if longer than shoulder length.  No extremes including changing hair to unnatural colours.  Boys must be clean-shaven. Hair ties must be in school colours. (Blue, black, brown and white.)

 

  • A Taonga or other item of religious or cultural significance may be worn inside clothing.  It is to be removed for health and saftey reasons as required.

 

  • Students may only wear plain silver or gold stud earrings in their ears at their own risk.  No other jewellery should be visible.  Facial piercing, nose studs, tongue piercing and visible tattoos are not permitted.

 

  • Make-up and coloured nail polish are not to be worn with school uniform.

 

 

The school uniform is to be worn correctly and neatly at all times.