An exceptional educational experience for all

Important notice:CANCELLATION: Parents' Evening, 1 December has been cancelled due to new Covid regulations. It will be rearranged in the New Year.

Important notice:Please note we are currently undertaking some significant improvements to our ICT infrastructure and consequently we have no access to emails during this time. If you do email us, there will be a delay in responding. For any urgent queries please call the school switchboard and leave a voicemail. We thank you for your patience during this time.

An exceptional educational experience for all

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For Parents and Carers

Equipment and uniform

Dress code:

  • BVGA Blazer 
  • Plain white school shirt
  • Plain 'school style' black tunic, skirt or trousers
  • Black low-heeled or flat shoes which must have a back and sides.  Plain black trainers can also be worn.

Optional Extras:

  • Red school sleeveless jumper (Year 7 and 8)
  • Black school sleeveless jumper (Years 9, 10 and 11)
  • Plain black head scarf


  • Blue BVGS polo shirt
  • Navy blue tracksuit bottoms
  • Fully laced trainers (no pumps)


  • BVGA Hoodie
  • BVGA elasticated headscarf
  • BVGA Shorts

Post 16 Dress Code Details

Dress code:

  • Business style trousers 
  • A suitable business-style top in similar colours.
  • If you cover your head, a plain head scarf can be worn.
  • Dark low-heeled or flat shoes which must have a back and sides. Trainers are acceptable but must be plain black in colour.
  • Outdoor coats, jackets, shawls and hoodies may be worn to and from school but not worn in, and around, the school buildings.

In addition:

A sensible bag for books and equipment is essential.