* The Sixth Form jacket is optional during the normal school day when summer uniform is being worn. However, Prefects and other Sixth Form students representing the school may be required to wear the jacket.
Fine Art students must purchase a BSK Art apron and wear it at appropriate times to protect their uniforms.
Sixth Form students are encouraged to wear their own white laboratory coat when involved in practical science lessons. Pearson Edexcel requires students to wear a laboratory coat during Chemistry practical examinations. Safety goggles are provided by the school.
Recipients of School Colours or Sports Colours may instead wear the special ties to which they are entitled. The Head Boy and Head Girl also wear special ties.