Calgary Girls’ School
Grade 4-9 Uniform Policy
Our school uniform reflects our pride in our school and respect for each other. Girls are required to be in full uniform at all times. During the day, girls may hang their blazers or cardigans on the back of their chairs when it is felt that it will inhibit learning activities. All uniforms should be clean and well maintained.
Formal Uniform will be worn for the first day of school, school photos, special occasions, for guest visitors and when the girls are representing our school on field trips unless otherwise specified by the teacher. The formal uniform consists of blazer, kilt, white oxford shirt tucked in, tie, black knee socks or black tights. Please note that the vest or sweater is not worn with the formal uniform. Hair is to be neat at all times. Hair attire should be conservative and coordinate with the uniform. Jewellery and body piercing should be neat and respectful of the uniform. Hijabs must be plain in colour and complement the uniform. Girls are to wear modesty shorts under their kilts and garments worn under their blouses or shirts are to be white or off white.Dress shoes are black and able to be polished or patent, with a low heal appropriate and suitable for the school uniform.Winter uniform consists of combinations of blazer, cardigan, vest, oxford shirt tucked in with tie, kilt, pleated skort, black uniform pants, black tights or knee socks.
Summer uniform consists of summer dress with white knee socks, blazer, cardigan, vest, oxford shirt tucked in with tie, kilt, black uniform pants, pleated skort, black skort with polo shirt or poplin blouse, black tights or knee socks. Summer uniform is acceptable in the fall until Thanksgiving weekend and after spring break.
The athletic uniform consists of gym shirt, dazzle shorts, zip-up hoodie and jogging pants, white socks and appropriate athletic shoes. Girls are expected to be in gym uniform for every class.
The girls may also wear the full zip jersey knit sweater and the polar fleece jacket as outerwear to and from school. These are not worn in school as part of the uniform.
We are pleased to announce some changes to the uniform at Calgary Girls’ School which will be implemented for the 2017-2018 academic year CGS – Notice to Parents – Uniform Changes
Top Marks, the uniform supplier for CGS will be available for uniform fittings on May 29, 30 & 31, 2017 from 3 to 7 pm at the North Glenmore Park Community Association, located directly adjacent to the Lakeview Campus at 2231 Longridge Dr SW. Uniform fittings will be scheduled by appointment ONLY, where the staff of Top Marks will fit your daughter for new uniform pieces, and assist you in placing your order. Please see the attached document for further details on how you can book your appointment. Browns Shoes will also be at the uniform fittings on May 29th with samples of acceptable black indoor shoes. See their flyer below.
Top Marks is pleased to be the uniform Supplier for the Calgary Girls’ School. For questions or to purchase uniforms please refer to the contact info below.
Top Marks Fall Fitting Dates 2016-2017
Top Marks will be available for uniform fittings and exchanges at the Lakeview campus on the following dates from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm:
- Wednesday April 12th