"Pupils have a strong sense of belonging to Atkinson Road and thrive in this wonderfully supportive school." Ofsted, 2018
If you are thinking about Atkinson Road Primary Academy for your child and wish to visit our school, please contact the main office and we will happily arrange this for you.
A school uniform is an important part of belonging to a school. It helps pupils present themselves positively, gives them confidence to represent the school and promotes a strong sense of identity.
Our School Uniform
White polo shirt
School navy sweatshirt (with logo)
Dark grey or black formal trousers (no fashion trousers)
Dark grey or black formal skirts
Blue, checked gingham dresses (optional and can be worn in the warmer weather)
Flat black sturdy school shoes.
Year 6 have a special uniform with a maroon jumper and an Atkinson Road tie.
Early Years children are given a free sweatshirt on admission.
Hair should be tidy. Extreme styles, colours, patterns, or large accessories are not allowed.
PE kit is provided by the school free of charge and is regularly washed for all children.
This includes polo tops, shorts, tracksuits and a PE. bag.
Every child is given a free reading book bag.
Valuable items should not be brought into school. We do not allow jewellery to be worn in school. Children are allowed to wear a regular watch but not a smartwatch.