Reception: 01235 520173

Admissions: 01235 530593

Executive Assistant to the Headmistress: 01235 546502

Bursary: 01235 520657

Joint Bus Service Co-ordinator: 01235 546565

St Helen and St Katharine, Faringdon Road, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 1BE

How to find us

School uniform

Uniform can be obtained online from our suppliers, School Colours Direct and PlayerLayer.  

School hold a full sizing set of uniform that are available to try-on in our facility in the YPH Foyer before orders are placed.

The try-on facility will be open at the following regular times in term time:

Monday, 8.00–9.00am

Try-on appointments are available for students joining St Helen and St Katharine to enable you and your daughter to come in to see the full range of uniform and check sizes. This service is available by appointment only, allowing you the time to get it right. Book your appointment here.


Please quote name of school, surname of who placed the order and order number when contacting. 

Colours buy online

Tel: 0115 981 7363


It should be noted that the Headmistress has the final say in all matters related to uniform, dress and appearance.

PlayerLayer buy online

Uniform information


Second-hand uniform

The Second-hand Uniform Shop (SHUS) provides a means for parents to buy and sell good quality, second-hand uniform. We are open each Monday during term time from 8.00-9.00am.

SHUS Sale on Wednesday 25 September (no am session on this day) from 3.30pm to 5.00pm 

Next mid-week sales: Wednesday 13 November, 12.15pm - 1.15pm 

SHUS is located in the YPH foyer in the main school building.

SHUS is staffed by parent volunteers, all DBS checked, who are happy to help either you or your daughter with appropriate clothing as available. Please contact reception or SHUS if you would like to offer your services.

Items purchased will be added to the school bill. We no longer accept cash or cheques.

How Second-hand uniform is sold

We accept outgrown good quality uniform that is laundered/dry cleaned. We reserve the right to refuse any item of clothing that is not of suitable condition. Such items will be recycled or donated to charity.

A SHUS label, available from Reception or SHUS, must be attached to each item. Any items without a SHUS label will be deemed a donation. Each item is priced individually, by SHUS volunteers, based on its condition; 75% of proceeds to the parent, 25% to the school.

Contact SHUS