Mountway School of Dancing Uniforms

All uniforms for Ballet can be purchased through ‘My Dance Store’ or Taunton Uniforms on East Reach. Please DO NOT buy from Sainsburys-they do not sell our regulated ballet uniform (Royal Academy of Dance).

RAD Ballet

Pre Primary/Primary

  • Kate Leotard (cap sleeved), Pink
  • Georgette Crossover Skirt, Pink
  • Pink Ballet Socks
  • Pink Leather Ballet Shoes
  • Pink acrylic/cotton crossover Cardigan

Grade 1/2

  • Kate Leotard (cap sleeved), Pale Pink with belt (Belts available to buy through Miss Verity at £2.00 if you don’t have one)
  • Pink Ballet Socks
  • Pink Leather Ballet Shoes NO SATIN BALLET SHOES.
  • Pale Pink acrylic/cotton crossover Cardigan
  • Black Low Heel Character Shoes
  • Black Character Skirt (Made to order through Miss Verity ONLY) pink, lilac and mulberry ribbon.

Grades 3/4/5

  • Anne Leotard, Mulberry (with rouche in centre of the chest)
  • Mulberry belt (can be purchased through Miss Verity for £2.00 if you don’t have one)
  • Pink Debut Ballet Tights
  • Pink  Leather Ballet Shoes (Split Sole Ballet shoes may be worn from Grade 5) NO SATIN BALLET SHOES.
  • Mulberry acrylic/cotton crossover Cardigan
  • Black Cuban Heel Character Shoes
  • Character Skirt as above

Higher Grades 6/7/8

  • Capezio Burgundy Double Strap Leotard
  • RAD Approved Circular Chiffon Skirt, Burgundy
  • Pink Debut Ballet Tights
  • Pink Ballet Shoes (Optional split sole leather ballet shoes may be worn). NO SATIN BALLET SHOES!!!
  • Character Skirt and Shoes as in Grades 3-5

Character Skirts are made to measure, with our school colour ribbons and ordered only through Miss Verity. Character Skirts made to order are payable to ‘T . Chorley’ at £18.00

Vocational Ballet (Inter Foundation-Advanced 2)

  • Split sole leather ballet shoes with ribbons (soft block ballet shoes from Intermediate and above, see below)
  • Debut ballet tights
  • RAD approved Grace Leotard in black
  • Pointe shoes (see below)

Pointe shoes/soft block ballet shoes

Pointe shoes and soft block ballet shoes are to be fitted professionally. The nearest and best suppliers are:


60 Cotham Hill, Clifton

Bristol, BS6 6JX


Pre Primary-Grade 2

  • White Cap Sleeved Leotard
  • Navy Blue Shorts
  • White Socks
  • White Ballet Shoes
  • Black Lace up Character Shoes (or Jazz Shoes for older Boys) from Grade 1-8

Grade 3-8

  • As above but Navy Stirrup Leggings


Tap leotards for girls are ordered through Miss Verity only. Everything else can be purchased through ‘My Dance Store’.

Primary-Grade 2

  • Susie Sleeveless Crushed Velvet Leotard (optional colour) (from £21.00)
  • Black Stirrup Leggings
  • Black Socks
  • Black Low Heel Leather Tap Shoes

Grade 3-6

  • As above but Black Jazz Pants
  • Optional Black Oxford Tap Shoes (prices vary to style)

Inter Foundation-Advanced

  • Black Oxford Tap Shoes
  • ¾ Sleeve Double Cross Strap Crushed Velvet Leotard (optional Colour)
  • Black Jazz Pants


  • Black Trousers
  • Black Lace up Tap Shoes
  • White Polo T-Shirt/ Mountway Logo Teal Blue T-shirt

ISTD Modern

Modern catsuits are ordered through Miss Verity only. Everything else can be ordered through My Dance Store’.

Primary-Grade 3

  • Susie Biketard (optional colour) Crushed Velvet Mixed (from £36.00)
  • Ballet or  Black Jazz shoes, full sole.

Grade 4-Advanced

  • Susie Biketard (as above)
  • Ballet or  Black Lace up Jazz Shoes (for full sole Jazz shoes recommended until Grade 5 level where after split sole Jazz shoes may be worn)


  • Mountway Logo Teal Blue T-shirt (through Imprints, Taunton)
  • Navy Shorts
  • Black jazz shoes

Please note, bare feet is no longer permitted since the COVID pandemic.


All uniform which needs to be ordered through Miss Verity is separate to the school fees and is to be made payable to ‘Verity Teal’.

OR via BACs at the details below;

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(This is not the ‘Mounwtay School of Dancing’ account. Fees payments are to be done separately. See the ‘Fees’ page for fees details and payments.)

If you are paying for uniform by cash, please ensure you have the correct money in a clearly labelled and sealed envelope.



  • Ballet Hair must be in an immaculate Bun.

  • Tap and Modern Hair must be off the face, neat and tidy!


Fancy a new ‘Mountway School of Dancing’ hoody? Please contact Nev at Imprints, 50A St James Street, Taunton, on 01823 323288 or to place your order. Available in Pink and Blue Glitz for girls or Navy for Boys.
Adults from £21.00           Childs from £16.00