Uniform shop


The uniform shop will open Thursday mornings from 8.30 am to 9.00 am.

Dress code

Carina State Schools dress code promotes:

  • A safe environment enabling identification of students and non-students of this school.
  • An effective teach and learning environment by eliminating the distraction of competition in dress and fashion at his school.
  • A supportive environment by fostering a sense of belonging and pride in the school.
  • Mutual respect amongst students at this school by minimizing visible evidence of economic, class or social differences.

Our dress code is supported and endorsed by the school’s P&C association. Parents enrol students at Carina State School on the understanding that the school uniform will be worn at all times (except in the case of a designated free dress days). This is because:

  • A uniform builds school spirit, contributing to a positive school culture and upholds the good image of the school in the community.
  • The uniform complies with sun safety (i.e. has collar and sleeves).
  • The uniform design promotes participation in all activities by both girls and boys.
  • Students will not be discriminated against by the quality or the fashion of their clothes.
  • It is expected that all students will wear the school uniform at all times including to and from school.

Uniform general for girls and boys

  • Navy blue shorts worn to the knee or just above.
  • School checked shirt (year 6 commemorative shirt as an alternative for year 6s). Girls’ alternative is a school checked dress or navy blue skorts (to worn with navy blue underpants - preferred not mandatory).
  • Appropriate closed in black or white footwear (leather school shoes or joggers).
  • White or navy blue socks.
  • Broad brimmed or legionnaires navy hat with school emblem.
  • All uniform items should be free from logos, brand names or writing other than school issue, undershirts in white or navy only.

Winter uniform additions

  • Navy blue jumper.
  • Navy blue or white skivvy.
  • Navy blue tracksuit pants.

Friday sport and physical education days

  • Navy blue sports shorts (or sports skirt for girls).
  • Carina school polo sports shirt.
  • Black or white joggers.
  • White or navy blue socks.
  • T-shirts in house colour may be worn to sports carnivals.

Jewellery, hair, body art and make-up

  • The wearing of jewellery at Carina State School is limited to:
    • a plain wrist watch
    • small studs or sleepers
    • small signet ring
    • a medical disc bracelet with approval from administration.
  • Hair style and colour should be simple, sensible and safe (not overtly attention drawing).
  • Hair accessories are to be navy blue, gold, black or white and modest.
  • Students should not wear make-up, visible body art or nail polish.
Last reviewed 17 July 2019
Last updated 17 July 2019