Valley School Pukekohe - Effort Brings Reward


Valley School has a compulsory uniform.

Items can be purchased from Jans Uniform Shop at 19 Manukau Road, Pukekohe.(Beside the Police Station). ph. 239 1310 and from The Warehouse, Manukau Road.

The  Valley School Uniform consists of:


- Valley School polar fleece top

- Valley School polar vest

- Valley School polo shirt

- Valley School legionnaires or wide brimmed hat

- Bottle green culottes, skirt, shorts or pants

- Skivvie -black, white, or bottle green polycotton/thermals

- Socks -black, white or grey

All uniform items must be named and in good repair

Second Hand Uniform

Please ask at the office for the latest second hand items for sale - this varies throughout the year.

Valley School House T-shirts

The Valley School PTA have the ‘Optional’ House t-shirts available for sale.

Please complete an order form and send with payment to the school office. Orders received by Thursday night will be processed on Friday and delivered to your child’s class.




A uniform shoe has not been stipulated. Any safe and practical shoes are acceptable. Shoes with high heels or ‘pump’ shoes are not deemed to be practical.


Jewellery, Make up and Nail Polish

Children with pierced ears may wear studs. Necklaces, rings and bracelets are not permitted. Local Kaumatua have advised us that necklaces of cultural significance may be removed during school time as the precedent has been set with sports activities. Make up and nail polish is not to be worn at school.



Sunhats are compulsory during terms 1 and 4. Hats must be of Legionaires or wide brimmed type.

Children without approved hats must stay in the shade area under the library walkway.

Hats are not to be worn inside.

This policy is designed to safeguard our pupils and we appreciate the support we receive from families. 

During Term 4 Year 6 pupils may wear the Pukekohe Intermediate sunhat to avoid buying a new sunhat for a short time. Please note it must be the full brim Intermediate hat - the Pukekohe Intermediate cap is not permitted to be worn at Valley School.




long hair must be tied back away from the face with plain hair ties of brown, black or bottle green.