Dress Code

In keeping with the school's desire to establish and maintain high standards, each student is asked to maintain a neat and tidy appearance at all times. Whether at school or not, Nelson Christian Academy students are ambassadors for Christ and are expected to dress and act accordingly. The school uniform has been designed for durability and appearance and should be worn by all students.

Uniform Requirements

Our uniform requirements are as follows:

Girls

Summer
  • Black Skirt
  • White or burgundy polo shirt with NCA logo
  • Black leather sandals
  • Burgundy sweatshirt with NCA logo
  • Bucket style sunhat


Winter
  • Burgundy long-sleeved polar fleece OR Black sleeveless polar fleece AND/OR Burgundy sweatshirt with NCA logo
  • White or Burgundy long or short-sleeved polo shirt with NCA logo OR White or Burgundy skivvy
  • White socks or black tights
  • Black Skirt
  • Black leather shoes or black sports shoes - no colours


Boys
Summer
  • Black cargo shorts
  • Burgundy polo shirt with NCA logo
  • Black leather sandals
  • Burgundy sweatshirt with NCA logo
Winter
  • Burgundy long-sleeved polar fleece OR Black sleeveless polar fleece AND/OR Burgundy sweatshirt with NCA logo
  • Burgundy long or short-sleeved polo shirt with NCA logo OR Burgundy polo neck skivvy
  • Black cargo pants
  • Black leather shoes or black sports shoes - no colours and black socks


Other Items
Hats
  • White, burgundy OR black.
  • Bucket style OR the wide brim style.
  •  To be worn Terms 1 and 4.
Swimwear
  • Modest swimming togs.
  • Girls to wear one piece swimsuits.
Physical
Education
  • T-shirts available from the school office should be used by all students Year 4 and above.
Sport
representing
the School

  • The official sport's uniform is a burgundy polo shirt with NCA logo and black summer shorts with NCA logo.
Hair
  • Girls: Long hair must be tied back e.g. one or two pony-tails or plaits. Hair clips, bands, bobbles, ribbons must suit school colours, maroon, white, grey or black.
  • Boys:  short style, clear of collar.
Jewelery
  • Only ear studs and watches may be worn


N.B. Please talk to the principal to discuss any exceptions.

HATS

Hats need to be either white, burgundy or black.  They should be either the bucket style or the wide brim style.  To be worn Terms 1 and 4.

SWIMWEAR

Modest swimming togs please. Girls to wear one piece swimsuits.

PHYSICAL EDUCATION

T-shirts available from the school office should be used for P.E. by all students Year 4 and above.

SPORT OUTSIDE OF SCHOOL

The official sport’s uniform is a burgundy polo shirt with NCA logo and black summer shorts with NCA logo

HAIR

Long hair must be tied back e.g. one or two pony-tails or plaits. Hair clips, bands, bobbles, ribbons must suit school colours, maroon, white, grey or black.

Boys must have a short style, clear of collar.

Where to Buy Uniforms

Polar Fleeces, sweatshirts, shorts, hats, polo shirts and skivvies, skirts:
These can be purchased from 'The Warehouse' in Nelson.

Second-hand Items:
There is a small amount of second-hand uniforms available. Please contact us for more info.