Academy Uniform

All students must have:

  • Academy teal coloured blazer with embroidered logo on top left pocket
  • Academy tie
  • Black and purple PE/Games shorts  
  • Black and purple PE/Games top with embroidered Academy logo
  • Black PE/Games socks
  • Plain black shoes with no motifs, stripes or logos and no heel (trainers or boot style shoes which go above the ankle are not permitted)

All boys must have:

  • White long or short sleeved shirt
  • Charcoal grey or black poly-viscose formal trousers with side pocket
  • Black socks

All girls must have:

  • The Academy grey tartan or plain Skirt. Girls in Year 7 must wear grey tartan skirt. Girls in Years 8 to 11 May wear the tartan or a plain grey skirt if they wish. Girls from any year group who do not wish to wear a skirt may wear charcoal grey or black poly-viscose formal trousers with side pocket instead.
  • White long or short sleeved blouse with a top button
  • Black socks or black tights


  • Charcoal grey pullover with school teal coloured trim  
  • Black track suit trousers with embroidered Academy logo may be worn for PE rather than shorts if students wish
  • Outdoor PE fleece with Academy logo
  • Head scarves or turbans, if worn, should be black or charcoal grey with school trim

The blazer, pullover, PE/Games shorts, PE/Games top, track suit trousers and fleece must be purchased from one of our uniform stockists as they all have the embroidered Droylsden Academy logo or trim.  Our uniform stockists are Top Form (Monkhouse) and Debonair.  
Ties can be purchased from the Academy or from Monkhouse.  Different Year Groups have different colour ties.

Make-up, Jewellery and Hair

The wearing of make-up and jewellery is not allowed in the Academy. A wristwatch may be worn. No other form of visible body piercing is permitted including nose, lip and tongue studs. Extreme hair fashions or unnatural colours will not be allowed. This includes shaved heads and patterns shaved into the scalp. Hair should be a natural colour

You can either shop online or visit your local branch in Stockport or Oldham.  If you shop online, Monkhouse offer a Click and Collect service where any uniform you order will be delivered to the Academy for you to collect.

Monkhouse Schoolwear

Oldham Branch
3/5 King Street

Telephone: 0161 627 0417

Stockport Branch
217 Chestergate
Telephone: 0161 476 7210

Debonair: The School Shop

You can either shop online or visit your local branch in Ashton or Oldham.

Debonair: The School Shop

Ashton Branch
82 Old Street

Telephone: 0161 343 2900

Oldham Branch
15 Henshaw Street

Telephone: 0161 620 0237

Droylsden Academy
Manor Road, Droylsden,
Manchester M43 6QD
T: 0161 301 7600
F: 0161 301 7601