School Uniform

Girls & Boys - General Uniform Rules

  • Jerseys may not be pulled over hands, and may not have holes in them to stick thumbs through.
  • Jerseys may not be worn around waist or shoulder.
  • Shoe laces must be tied properly and not left untied.  No fancy adornments or tipex must be on shoes.
  • Shoes must be polished.
  • No headgear may be worn.

Boys – Uniform Rules

  • Socks must be folded over properly.  Not rolled down or pulled up the leg.
  • Pants / shorts must be worn in the waist.  If this is not possible, then the official school belt must be worn.  No pants / shorts must hang lower than the waistline.
  • Long sleeve shirts may not be rolled up.

Boys – Summer

  • Dark brown blazer with Fairmont badge (compulsory)
  • Official white short-sleeved flat collared shirt with school badge embroidered on pocket, or white short-sleeved collared shirt with official school tie
  • Brown chino’s with embroidered badge and brown anklet socks, or shorts with embroidered badge and long brown socks
  • Official dark brown shoes (not suede)
  • Official dark brown pullover or long sleeve jersey (optional)
  • Only official school belt may be worn with brown chino / shorts

Wearing of the blazer is optional for most of the summer, but is compulsory for a number of day and evening functions, when on educational visits, and when visiting other schools.

Boys - Winter

  • Dark brown blazer with Fairmont badge (compulsory) - must be worn to and from school
  • White long-sleeved collared shirt with tie
  • Tie – official school tie
  • Brown chino longs with embroidered badge and brown anklet socks, or shorts with embroided badge and long brown socks
  • Official dark brown shoes (not suede)
  • Official dark brown pullover or long sleeve jersey (optional)
  • Dark brown and white scarf – official design (optional) [available at school shop]
  • Dark brown gloves (optional) [available at school shop]
  • Dark brown blanket – official design (optional) [available at school shop]
  • Only official school belt may be worn with brown chino / shorts

Girls – Uniform Rules

  • Skirts may not be rolled up.
  • Skirt pleats may not be sewn up.
  • When wearing a long sleeve jersey / pullover, the shirt must be tucked in.
  • Length of skirt must be no shorter than 5 cm above the knee.

Girls – Summer

  • Dark brown blazer with Fairmont badge (compulsory)
  • Brown pleated skirt with embroidered badge, or brown slacks with embroidered badge (optional)
  • Official white short-sleeved shirt with embroidered badge
  • White socks
  • Dark brown shoes with laces or with bar
  • Official dark brown pullover or long sleeve jersey (optional)
  • Shirts must be tucked into the skirt / slacks when wearing a short / long sleeved jersey

Wearing of the blazer is optional for most of the summer, but is compulsory for a number of day and evening functions, when on educational visits, and when visiting other schools.

Girls – Winter

  • Dark brown blazer with Fairmont badge (compulsory) - must be worn to and from school
  • Brown pleated skirt with embroidered badge, or brown slacks with embroidered badge (optional)
  • Official white long-sleeved shirt with embroidered badge and tie
  • Tie – official school tie
  • Official dark brown winter stockings to be worn with skirt or white socks to be worn with brown slacks
  • Dark brown shoes with laces or with bar
  • Official dark brown pullover or long sleeve jersey
  • Dark brown and white scarf – official design (optional) [from school shop]
  • Dark brown gloves (optional) [from school shop]
  • Dark brown blanket - official design (optional) [from school shop]
  • Shirts must be tucked into the skirt / slacks when wearing a short-/long-sleeved jersey.

Suitcases / Briefcases

  • Dark brown school suitcase
  • No writing (correction fluid / khoki pens) or other markings on the suitcases/briefcases is permitted - only a small identification tag may be attached.

In order to provide protection for books, a case/bag should close adequately and have a rigid exterior, or a rigid interior compartment. Cases/bags should be fitted with handles and straps.

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