Top Pro & Con Arguments
Most parents and educators support mandatory school uniforms.
A survey by the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP) and uniform manufacturer Lands’ End found that a majority of school leaders believe their school uniform or formal dress code policies have had a positive impact on classroom discipline (85%), the school’s image in the community (83%), student safety (79%), school pride (77%), and student achievement (64%).  A poll administered by the Harford County, MD school system found that “teachers and administrators were overwhelmingly in favor” of introducing school uniforms. The poll also found that 58% of parents wanted a mandatory uniform policy instated. Read More