Melbourne Avenue, Whitfield, Dover, Kent, CT16 2EG
Learning to believe, learning to succeed.
Academy Uniform:

The tightening of academy uniform signifies an exciting new beginning. We believe the design is smart and comfortable, as well as being durable and practical.

These are:
  • White shirt.
  • Black trousers* (not leggings, jeggings, skinny jeans or jeans).
  • Black skirt (skirt no shorter than just above the knee).
  • Black shoes (not trainers or plimsolls).
  • Blazer.
  • School tie - in house colours.
  • Grey long sleeved jumper or sleevless jumper.
  • Black socks or tights.
  • DCCA sports polo shirt.
  • DCCA sports shorts/track suit bottoms/leggings.
  • Pair of DCCA sports socks [Boys only].

Download current Uniform Guidance

Additional items:
  • Plain blue nylon apron (For all students in Years 7 & 8 and those who have opted for Food in Years 10 - 11)
  • Black uniform for Hair & Beauty (Only if opted for in Years 10 & 11)

Hair, makeup and piercings:
  • Hair must be a ‘natural’ colour. [eg. not shaved].
  • Make up should be light and natural.
  • Only one pair of stud type earrings may be worn.
  • No other piercings are allowed.

* School trousers should be tailored and loose fitting. The general rule of thumb is ‘they should be loose enough to allow a coin to be dropped in the waistband and if fall freely to the floor’.

Order Uniform On Line:

We are excited to share with you our new uniform website, simply visit the site using the link below, or use the school finder on the Price and Buckland website.

The site is very easy to use and replaces the current paper order forms. To purchase your uniform all you need to do is follow the steps below:-

  1. Browse the range and buy your uniform.
  2. Enter your delivery details and await your order.
  3. Register your details or log in to your account to view your order status and history.

Your new website extends beyond the shopping cart for every shoppable experience, including automation, special features and is fully streamlined to work across all devices. Our online service allows you to view and order your child’s uniform 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Garments are usually dispatched within 5 working days (delivery times will be extended through our busier months).

Here are some of the key features:

  • Completely responsive making it convenient, fast and easy to use on all devices.
  • Available 24/7.
  • Account access to view/reorder and see the status of any purchase.
  • Choice of delivery to a personal address.
  • Secure payments.
  • A discounted price for a uniform starter pack for year 7 students joining on September 2019.

We hope you like the new website and enjoy a fuss free shopping experience.

We expect that all students will wear the uniform smartly and with pride at the school and in the community.

The uniform is supplied by Price & Buckland

Learning to believe, learning to succeed.