All school uniform must be ordered from Stevensons in St. Albans or online at www.stevensons.co.uk.

Second Hand uniform

We have a selection of preloved donated school uniform items for sale.  Please email matron via parentmail@hemelschool.com or call to discuss which items you need.  Once you have what you need please go to Sims.pay or call student services to pay over the phone.  All proceeds will go to the school funds.

Years 7 – 11

Uniform List

  • Tie. Navy with school crest and stripes in House colours.
  • Blazer. French navy. The blazer must be worn at all times.
  • Shirt. White, long or short sleeved, designed to be worn with a tie.
  • Jumper (optional). Navy V-necked trimmed with gold.
  • Coat. Plain dark with no large logos. No ‘hoodies’.
  • Scarf/Hat/Gloves. Plain dark. Not to be worn in school buildings.
  • School Bag. This must be closed and waterproof. Maximum size 40cm x 40cm x 25cm to fit lockers.

Girls Uniform

  • Skirt. Navy, knee length (official styles only) (Years 7 – 9). The skirt has broad over-lapping pleats top-stitched to the hips (Years 10 – 11) The above skirt may still be worn. However, there is another style available inverted pleat at the back) for senior girls who prefer a straighter skirt.
  • Trousers. Navy, tailored (official style only). The official style is classic and tailored, (with HHS logo), made by Trutex and available from Stevensons only.
  • Shoes. Plain, functional black shoes which can be polished. No canvas, trainers, boots or sandals. No heel higher than 6 cm (2½ inches).
  • Tights. Navy/black compulsory in Autumn and Spring terms. Natural in Summer term. No leggings.
  • Socks. White ankle length.

Boys Uniform

  • Trousers. Plain charcoal grey. No jeans or chino styles.
  • Shoes. Plain, functional black shoes which can be polished. No canvas, trainers or boots.
  • Socks. Short, dark grey or black.


These examples are acceptable:


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These examples are NOT acceptable:

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Games Clothing

HHS sports kit HHS sports sock

Compulsory items are as follows:


Hemel Hempstead Sports Socks
New Hemel Hempstead Shorts
New Hemel Hempstead Unfitted Poloshirt
New Hemel Hempstead Hoody


Hemel Hempstead Sports Socks
New Hemel Hempstead Shorts or New Hemel Hempstead Skirt
New Hemel Hempstead Unfitted Poloshirt or New Hemel Hempstead ‘Fitted’ Poloshirt
New Hemel Hempstead Hoody

Follow the link to Stevensons for more information and images of the items Hemel Hempstead School Uniform

Notes of Interest

  • School Uniform is compulsory. Only garments that conform with the Uniform List may be worn.
  • Garments must be clearly marked with the owner’s name.
  • Make-up may not be worn.  Nail varnish, if worn, must be of natural colour.  Nails should be kept short.
  • Jewellery – rings, bracelets and necklaces (unless of religious significance) may not be worn.
  • Earrings should be small, plain metal studs (one in each earlobe only).
  • No facial or body-piercing is allowed.
  • Hair should be a single natural colour. Hair should be shaved no shorter than Grade 2.  Partly shaved hair styles are forbidden.
  • Uniform must be worn correctly and smartly on the journey to and from school.
  • Trainers may be worn only for PE. Coats or anoraks should not be worn in classrooms or in the dining rooms.

In case of difficulty regarding school uniform, please contact the school office. There is a second hand uniform shop in school which is useful for students who have outgrown items of uniform.

The official Stockist for Uniform is:

133-135 Victoria Street
St Albans
(01727 853262)
Stevensons offer a telephone ordering service

 Sixth Form Dress Code
Please visit our Sixth Form Dress Code page