St Mark's Preschool and Primary School uniforms are available exclusively from our onsite uniform shop, The Den. Regulation school and sports uniforms must be worn at all times.

School Uniform Requirements

St Mark’s School is proud of its distinctive uniform. Designed to complement the learning environment, the uniform encourages pride in the school and fosters self-assurance among the students.

The school crest which appears on the blazer and other uniform items, display the distinctive symbol of the lion of St Mark.

Students are required to comply with the school’s uniform standards and dress codes at all times. Full uniform including the blazer must be worn correctly when travelling between home and school. The sports uniform must be worn for school sports events. It may not be worn to and from school.

All uniform and accessory items are sold through The Den operated by Alinta Apparel. The uniforms are all manufactured from quality fabrics, chosen for their durability, availability and affordability.

Preschool Uniform

Preschool Summer Uniform

  • Red Polo Shirt Short sleeve
  • Navy shorts
  • Navy bucket hat
  • Library bag

Preschool Winter Uniform

  • Red Polo Shirt Long sleeve
  • Navy track pants
  • Navy sweat top
  • Navy bucket hat
  • Library bag

Primary School Uniform

Girls’ Summer Uniform

  • Short sleeve white blouse
  • White knee-high socks
  • Navy tunic (Years 1-6)
  • Navy skirt (Years 7-8)
  • Shorts (Years 1-8)
  • Navy school tie or maroon bow tie
  • Jersey/vest and blazer
  • Black raincoat
  • Sun hat (Years 1-8) or cap (Years 5-8)

Girls’ Winter Uniform

  • Long-sleeved blouses
  • Black knee-length socks or tights with black leather shoes
  • Navy tunic (Years 1-6)
  • Navy skirt (Years 7-8)
  • Shorts (Years 1-8)
  • Navy school tie or maroon bow tie
  • Jersey/vest and blazer
  • Black raincoat
  • School Beanies – Optional

Boys’ Summer Uniform

  • Short sleeve white shirt
  • Navy shorts
  • Navy school tie
  • Jersey/vest and blazer
  • Navy and maroon school socks
  • Black raincoat
  • Sun hat (Years 1-8) or cap (Years 5-8)

Boys’ Winter Uniform

  • Long-sleeved shirts
  • Navy shorts
  • Navy school tie
  • Jersey/vest and blazer
  • Black raincoat
  • Navy and maroon school socks with black leather shoes
  • School Beanies – Optional

Footwear

  • Black Lace-up School Shoes – Compulsory from Year 3 Upwards (worn with regulation school socks)
  • Black Velcro fastening school shoes may be worn by students in Year 0 – 2
  • Black Sandals – Optional Terms 1 and 4
  • Sports Shoes – Any style, non-marking

PE Uniform

  • Navy blue PE shorts
  • Navy blue St Mark’s polar fleece
  • White St Mark’s polo shirt – compulsory for PE and representative competitions, fixtures etc
  • House t-shirt – for House events e.g. Athletics, Cross Country etc
  • St Mark’s tracksuit – compulsory for Years 5 to 8
  • Plain white socks no longer than calf height

Second-hand Uniforms

The Den has a supply of second-hand uniform items for sale.

Under COVID Alert Level 2, we are not currently accepting any second-hand uniform drop offs.

Uniform Fittings

All new students commencing at St Mark’s, and 5 year olds “flying up” from Preschool, require an appointment for a full uniform fitting. Parents are asked to email The Den to make an appointment a few weeks in advance of the student’s entry to school.

Each new student fitting takes about 30 – 45 minutes.

Mrs Gina Lim
Shop Manager, The Den Uniform Shop

Opening Hours

  • Monday – 8:00am to 9:30am and 2:30pm to 3:45pm
  • Thursday – 8:00am to 9:30am

FAQ

How do I buy items from The Den?

Visit The Den during its normal opening hours:
Monday and Thursday mornings at 8.00 am – 9.30 am, and
Monday afternoons 2.30 pm – 3.45 pm.
Email stmarks@alintaapparel.co.nz or telephone The Den during opening hours on 04 385 9489 extension 2017.

How do I clean the uniform?

Please follow the instructions on the uniform garments for dry cleaning or washing.
Many uniform items are washable if done so with care and using quality products.