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School uniforms can save parents money.
Parents can reduce their financial burden when their children are limited to wearing one simple outfit every day.A study of uniform cost in the United Kingdom found that uniforms cost parents £88.05 ($128.79) per outfit, while out-of-school outfits averaged £113.00 ($165.79).
A national survey of 517 US school leaders found that 94% of those surveyed believe “one of the main benefits to parents is that school uniforms are more cost-effective than regular apparel,” and 77% estimated the average annual cost of school uniforms per child to be $150 or less.Without school uniform policies, parents may feel pressure to compete with other families by purchasing fashionable clothes for their children. Read More