Uniform and Appearance

Newcastle School for Boys operates an online service with Schoolblazer for main school uniform items, e.g., blazers, ties, trousers, etc. and with Orion Teamwear (via their local distributor Emblematic for sportswear.

To be able to order items from Schoolblazer, parents must first register online at www.schoolblazer.com. Once registration has been completed, orders can be placed by:

  1. Visiting the www.schoolblazer.com website
  2. Logging in using your e-mail address and password
  3. Following the link to the Newcastle School for Boys pages
  4. Clicking on the appropriate sub school section: Senior, Junior, Infants or Nursery
  5. Clicking on the male gender option
  6. Items with images and prices will appear and can be ordered by following the onscreen instructions

Schoolblazer operate a telephone helpline on 0333 7000 703, Monday to Friday 9.00am to 8.00pm and Saturday 10.00am to 4.00pm.


Schoolblazer supply the following items of NSB uniform:

Juniors (Nursery to Year 2) Juniors (Years 3 to 6) Seniors (Year 7 to 11)
Junior blue blazer  ✔
Senior grey blazer  ✔
V-neck jumper with blue band  ✔  ✔  ✔
Blue polo shirt  ✔  ✔
Tie – in house colours  ✔  ✔
Storm proof coat with logo  ✔
Baseball cap  ✔  ✔
Printed book bag  ✔  ✔
Pale blue shirt short sleeve*  ✔  ✔
Pale blue shirt long sleeve*  ✔  ✔
Grey trousers (long)*  ✔  ✔
Black trousers *  ✔
Optional Uniform
Grey shorts*  ✔
Grey knee length socks (worn with grey shorts above)  ✔

These items are available from Schoolblazer but may also be purchased in uniform colours from local and High Street suppliers.

In addition
Plain grey socks
Plain black belt (not wide or belts with large buckles)
Black shoes which should be clean and polished (not boots or trainers)

Expected Appearance

  • Exaggerated styles of hair and appearance are not allowed
  • Hair should be above the collar and should not be dyed
  • All boys should be clean shaven

Whilst our sixth form pupils do not wear a school uniform, they are expected to wear smart suits, a shirt, tie (optional school tie with house colours) and shoes (not boots or trainers).



Juniors (Reception to Year 2) Juniors (Year 3 to 6) Seniors
School white polo shirt
Navy blue games shorts
Navy blue rugby shorts
School rugby/football shirt (reversible)
School games socks
School hoody
School tracksuit bottoms
School smock/splash top
Sports bag or hopper bag
Optional kit
School cricket shirt
Cricket shirt
Sleeveless cricket jumper
School cricket cap
School beanie hat
Navy base layer (winter)
White base layer (summer)
Football goalkeeper shirt
Boot bag
Swimming cap

(Year 2)

If you would like the opportunity for your son to try on items of his sports kit, you can visit Emblematic’s shop in Longbenton:

Unit 26, North Tyne Industrial Estate, Longbenton, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE12 9SZ. Tel: 0191 270 1449.


Over 95% of boys achieving all A* to C grades at GCSE*

*based on 2015 results

We really enjoy the feeling of community. Within a few weeks of starting, our son knew every other boy’s name in all the year groups and the teachers knew him.

Reception parent