Academy UniformAlford Academy School Uniform Information Session 2020-21

The Alford Academy school uniform is:

S1-S6 Pupils:

  • School tie
  • Plain white shirt (long or short sleeves)
  • Plain black tailored trousers for boys/girls (no leggings)
  • Standard black knee-length skirt as an option for girls
  • Black shoes or black trainer-type shoes


S1-S3 Pupils:

  • Black fine knit V neck jumper* with embroidered school badge or black fine knit girls’ cardigan with embroidered school badge.


S4-S6 Pupils:

  • Black blazer* with embroidered school badge
  • (Optional for S4-S6 in addition to blazer) Black fine knit V neck jumper* with embroidered school badge or black fine knit girls’ cardigan with embroidered school badge .


School Ties

Ties are available to be purchased from the School Office. To order a tie for the start of term please click on the link below to complete the order form by 9 am on Friday 3 July 2020.

Alford Academy – School Tie Order Form

Once you have placed an order ties can be paid for and collected at our “pop up stand” on one of the In-Service Days Monday and Tuesday 10th and 11th August 2020. The “stand” will be open from 09:30-11:30 and 13:00-15:00 on both days.  Ties are £5 each and payment can be made by cash or cheque made payable to Alford Academy. If you are unable to collect and pay for a tie on those dates, please contact J Beange, School Admin Officer via alford.aca@aberdeenshire.gov.uk

Please note in addition ad hoc orders for school ties that are lost or need replaced can be made any time during the school session.


School Jumpers/Cardigans and Blazers

These can be ordered direct from our supplier Academy Uniforms Ltd through their website www.academyuniformsltd.co.uk Please select Alford Academy and you will see the range of options for blazers (for S4-S6 pupils only) and jumpers/cardigan embroidered with school logo (S1-S3). Orders can be placed at any time but to ensure delivery for start of session in August, Academy Uniforms recommend placing the order no later than end of first week in July. Items ordered will be delivered to your home address by courier (a delivery charge applies).


Prices (excluding delivery charge)

Girl’s/Boy’s Blazer (with embroidered badge)                                    £32.00

Girl’s/Boy’s fine knit V neck Jumper (with embroidered badge)         £16.50

Girl’s cardigan (with embroidered badge)                                           £17.50



Girl’s Blazer                       Chest 22”-48”

Boy’s Blazer                      Chest 22”-52″

(larger sizes available to order if required)

Jumpers/cardigans (all)     Age 9/10 (30), age 11/12 (32), age 13 (34), Small (36), Medium (38), Large (40/42), XL (46)

We strongly recommend that parents buying a blazer for the first time view the blazer fitting video on the Academy Uniforms website under the Sizing Guide section.


Contact details

Academy Uniforms Ltd – Website www.academyuniformsltd.co.uk,

Phone 01355 244879


Financial Assistance

Further information on how to apply for a school clothing grant can be found on Aberdeenshire Council’s website; https://www.aberdeenshire.gov.uk/schools/parents-carers/assistance/school-clothing-grants/