Uniform & Equipment

Every pupil is expected to wear compulsory college uniform as shown below. Sports kit should be brought in to school in an appropriate bag on the days it is needed. The college stocks most of items of uniform supplied by Trutex, a brand that has been chosen for its high quality and value.

Please ask at the main college office if you need to buy uniform during the year.



Full Uniform


  • Black Blazer with EBC Phoenix logo pre-embroidered on pocket
  • Tie in year colour
  • Black tailored trousers
  • White shirt with collar
  • Black leather shoes (no trainers)
  • Black V-neck jumper

SPORTS KIT (see photos below)

  • Black shorts
  • White EBC polo shirt or
  • EBC black & white rugby top
  • Football socks
  • Trainers/Boots depending on activity
  • Swimming trunks, towel & googles when swimming is timetabled 

Sports Kit 1
Sports Kit2



Sixth Form students do not wear uniform but are expected to dress smartly.


Equipment List

All students should have the following equipment with them each day:

  • Pens, pencils and a small set of colouring pencils
  • Basic scientific calculator
  • Geometrical instrument set
  • Eraser (note Tipex or its equivalent is not permitted)
  • Reading Book (to be carried at all times)
  • A sturdy bag to carry books and equipment
  • Sports kit appropriate to the day's activities


Lost Property:

Please name all items of school uniform & equipment to ensure they can be returned to your child if they are found. Any unnamed items will be kept in the college office and parents are encouraged to enquire after any items that have gone missing. PE kit will be kept in the PE office and boys who have forgotten their kit may be able to borrow items if available. At the end of each term, any remaining unclaimed items of clothing that cannot be returned to their owners will be donated to a local charity shop.

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