Mandatory school uniforms would make schools not only a better place, but
a better learning environment. Uniforms give a sense of belonging and prevent
dress code problems. School uniforms are also very cost effective.
Some students feel they have to have the expensive designer clothes to fit in
and be “cool”. Uniforms would allow every to wear the same thing and help kids
fit in. Not only would it help kids fit in but it would help kids concentrate on
Schools have reported problems with gang colors and dress codes. There
have also been reports of problems of kids being beat up for there clothes. These
kids were beat up because they were either wearing a certain color or they were
being robbed of their expensive clothes. Uniforms would prevent in appropriate
dress prevent gang color problems and thefts of clothing.
Today’s designer clothes are very expensive. A pair of jeans for example
can cost 70 to over a hundred dollars. According to —— 3 sets of school uniforms
cost not more than 70 dollars. This 70 dollars includes 3 dress shirts and 3 pairs of
pants for the cost of one pair of designer jeans. Some states even have state
funding for uniforms this could bring the cost down to nothing.
Inconclusion school uniforms are cost effective and prevent many problems
schools shouldn’t have to deal with. Uniforms help kids feel more comfortable in
school and would be one less thing students and parents have to worry about.