Full and correct school uniform is to be worn to, from and at school. Hair must be worn simply and either cut above the collar level, or neatly tied back with red or royal-blue ribbons or hair ties. Dyed hair and extreme hairstyles are not permitted at school. Excessive makeup is not permitted with the school uniform. Girls with pierced ears may wear two small plain gold or silver studs in each ear. No other jewllery is to be worn. No other piercings are permitted - Clear plastic retainers only can be worn. All other jewellery or forms of taonga may only be worn with the uniform if unable to be seen. All questions on uniform are to be directed to the deputy principal.
New uniform items can be purchased from Mainland Uniforms.
A limited selection of second hand uniform items are available for sale at excellent prices.
Please contact the school office for more information.
Royal blue blazer with the school crest.
Plain royal blue regulation cardigan.
Brown shoes or T-bar sandals.
Regulation dress in blue check material, no shorter than five cms above the knee.
Short ankle length plain white socks
New white blouse with pointed collar and Marian College logo.
Red tie for juniors. From 2022 Seniors will wear a new tie.
Navy-blue socks (knee high) or tights - not black and not ankle length
Regulation physical education shorts and top.
Girls playing for school teams wear the physical education uniform unless they are issued with a team sport uniform. The school jacket must be worn with plain navy trackpants.
Girls are expected to come to school in wet weather adequately clad. A raincoat or puffer jacket may be worn to and from school but not in school during class time. Cyclists may wear the school tracksuit and change when they get to school.
Make-up may not be worn.The summer dress may be worn on the street without the blazer in hot weather (but not just with a cardigan/jersey).Shoes may not be decorated in any way.Long hair i.e. on the shoulder, must be tied back at all times .Hair should be clean, and tied back if it is longer than collar length. Dyed hair and extreme hairstyles are not permitted at school.Only clear nail varnish may be worn.Correct sports uniform (tracksuit) may be worn on a Wednesday if a student is going to play sport immediately after school. No jandals are permitted and only navy tops with the Marian logo are permitted to be worn underneath jackets.The blazer must be worn on official occasions and anytime a student is on the street.Scarves can only be worn with the winter uniform and must be removed when students are indoors.
Students who, for unforeseen circumstances, are unable to be in correct uniform, must obtain a uniform pass from the Deputy Principal.
Ph +64 3 385 8449
Fax +64 3 385 1022
Postal AddressP O Box 27-064Shirley, Christchurch 8640, New Zealand
School office122 Barbadoes StChristchurch Central 8011(Last entrance on left going south on Barbadoes St)