City of Norwich School


The aim of having a uniform at CNS is to promote an inclusive, high-achieving ethos and a sense of pride in belonging to the school community. Our School Uniform Policy can be seen here: School Uniform

Compulsory items for CNS School Uniform:

  • CNS polo with House name embroidered on it
  • Specified CNS trousers and skirts with CNS logo from named stockists.*
  • Black school shoes (appropriate, supportive footwear)

Specified CNS uniform is available from:

Stevensons: 71 Ber St, Norwich, NR1 3AD. 01603 622355.

Birds of Dereham: Unit D, 13 Yaxham Rd, Dereham NR19 1HB. 01362 692941

Marks and Spencer, Norwich. NORWICH, Rampant Horse Street, Norwich, NR2 1QR  01603 761199

PE Kit

  • CNS PE Shirt with CNS logo
  • Navy blue shorts with CNS logo
  • Short white sport socks
  • Trainers
  • Studded football boots (boys)
  • Yellow reversible CNS rugby shirt (boys only - compulsory)

Optional Items

  • Navy fleece/V neck jumper or cardigan
  • CNS games socks: Navy with amber top
  • Navy tracksuit/jogging bottoms (optional)
  • CNS PE Sweatshirt


  • Hair should be of an appropriate style for school. A natural colour, highlights are acceptable but no streaks of a different colour.
  • Jewellery should be discreet and appropriate for school.


  • Students  should come to and leave school in full uniform.
  • Outdoor hats and coats should not appear at all during lessons.
  • No white trainers are allowed as school shoes. 
  • Garments worn under polo shirts should not be visible at all. 

Any parents or carers who have difficulty in meeting the cost of a school uniform should contact their pastoral manager. Financial help may be available.