Callaghan College Waratah Campus

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We enhance our reputation at Callaghan College through a high standard of uniform presentation as students travel to and from school and move around our community. Our school uniform is compulsory.

Everyday Uniform

School polo shirt with any combination of the following:

  • Dark navy plain formal pants or 
  • mid-thigh length shorts (no jeans or tights)
  • Dark navy with twin white side stripe track pants or mid-thigh length sport shorts
  • Dark navy and maroon pinstriped pleated skirt
  • Dark navy, white and maroon sports jacket with school crest
  • Dark navy plain jumper or cardigan (no hoods), or school jersey (Year 10 only)
  • Black shoes with a strong sole and fully enclosed solid uppers must be worn to meet the Workplace Health and Safety standards in all areas of the school. 
  • Hats and caps should be plain navy, white or black. We encourage the wearing of sunscreen, sun hats and sunglasses in the playground.

Please note: Open toed shoes, thongs, sandals, ballet flats or lightweight slip on shoes are NOT allowed. Students who arrive at school with unsafe shoes will have their parents/carers contacted and asked to bring safe shoes to the school or be withdrawn from classes. 

Any undershirts that can be seen must be plain white or plain navy.

Any jewellery and makeup worn must be safe and discreet.

Sports Uniform

Worn for sport or PE classes only.

Sports polo shirt with: 

  • Dark navy with twin white side stripe track pants or sports shorts OR dark navy plain track pants or sport shorts.
  • Sport shoes/joggers must be worn.

Purchasing our uniform

School uniforms are available from Lowes, Stockland Mall, Jesmond. Phone number is (02) 4955 9341

Opening hours are:

  • Monday 9am–5:30pm
  • Tuesday 9am–5:30pm
  • Wednesday 9am–5:30pm
  • Thursday 9am–9pm
  • Friday 9am-5:30pm
  • Saturday 9am–4pm
  • Sunday 10am–4pm

Assistance with uniforms

Our school has a Student Assistance Scheme to assist anyone in financial difficulties as no student (or family) should be disadvantaged by uniform requirements. Confidential applications can be made using the forms available from the Administration Office or speak to one of our Deputy Principals.