Academy Uniform

High standards apply at City Academy Birmingham.  Shoes need to be shoes, trousers cannot be tight, skirts cannot be short and ties have to be worn correctly.  If you have any questions about standards and expectations, please do not hesitate to ask.  It must be stressed that the Headteacher’s decision is final in all uniform matters.  Any students who do not meet our high standards will be sanctioned.


  • Navy blue Blazer 
  • School Tie
  • Pale blue Shirt(s)
  • Mid grey Trousers / Knee length skirt
  • Grey tights (Optional)
  • Grey V-neck Jumper (Optional)
  • Black School Shoes (Not Trainers)
  • Navy headscarf/turban (Optional)

PE Kit

  • City Academy Birmingham Navy and Blue Polo Top
  • City Academy Birmingham Navy and Blue Shorts
  • City Academy Birmingham Jumper
  • Plain Navy Blue Tracksuit Bottoms
  • Plain Navy Blue Football Socks
  • Trainers
  • Water Bottle & Towel (Optional)

If students are not wearing the correct PE Kit a 30 Minute detention will be issued. Should this happen again a 1 Hour detention will be issued. If partial PE Kit is worn a slip will be issued.