Physical activities are a daily part of school and your child’s ability to participate is increased when he/she is wearing shorts or tracksuit pants and suitable footwear. School uniform provides many choices. Uniforms are available from our Ballarat distributor Interknit Pty Ltd
1004 Humffray St South
Mount Pleasant, Ballarat (on the corner of Barkly St & Humffray St South)
Monday – Thursday 8am – 5pm
Friday 8am – 4pm
Saturday 8am – 1pm
You can also purchase uniform items through their website, including using AfterPay, at https://interknit.com.au/schoolwear/ to be collected from their shop or posted out. This page is password protected and there’s a simple form to complete if you have forgotten the password.
There are second-hand uniforms for sale at the office.
Full school uniform must be worn at school and on excursions.
All children must wear hats when they are outside in Terms One and Four. Children who do not have a hat at school must remain under one of the several shaded areas near the buildings.
During winter it is advisable that your child brings a coat every day. Unless it is raining, in which case, children remain inside under teacher supervision. Children will be outside at recess and lunch times. As you may already be aware, children take off their shoes when they are inside the main building but are permitted to wear shoes in the Early Learning Centre. Please ensure that all footwear – including elastic sided boots, is named.
The Uniform consists of the following;
Summer Uniform (Terms 1 & 4) Term 2 transition to Winter
Red or navy blue polo shirt
Navy blue shorts (cargo style)
Long Navy pants
Polar Fleece Haddon Jumper or vest
Haddon Poly-Cotton Rugby top
Check dresses in school material – netball knickers or bike shorts to be worn with dresses
Navy blue broad brimmed Sunsmart hat
Winter Uniform (term 3) term 2 transition to Winter from Summer
Red or navy blue polo shirt – long or short sleeved
Long navy pants (not jeans)
Navy tunic with Red or navy skivvy and Red or navy tights or leggings
Polar fleece Haddon Jumper or vest
Haddon Poly-Cotton Rugby Top
Grade 6 students- Haddon PS gr 6 hoodie
Black School Shoes
Runners for Phys Ed
Students are encouraged to wear coats, hats and gloves outside during very cold weather. However these items are not part of the school uniform and are not to be worn inside.
We are constantly amazed by the quantity and quality of unclaimed “lost” clothing in the school. All shorts, t-shirts, windcheaters, jumpers, hats, coats and shoes should be named.
There are large plastic bins in the Early Learning Centre and in the corridor outside the Art room. Please check these if you have lost any items.
Any unnamed items left at the end of each term are washed and placed in our secondhand uniform supply or sent to the Salvation Army.
Appropriate enclosed footwear for active play – NO thongs, high heels, “Ugg”boots or “Crocs”.
Jewellery is not to be worn at School. Exemption: earrings – only small studs or sleepers and/or a wrist watch can be worn.
Mobile Phones/ Devices are not permitted at school. Exemptions are made in consultation with the Principal.