Essay on Should School Uniforms Be Banned?

1340 Words Dec 11th, 2014 6 Pages
Nowadays, uniform can be found everywhere around the world. Companies have uniform for their employees; hospitals have uniform for doctors; militaries have uniform for their soldiers; schools have uniform for their students...School uniforms are becoming more and more popular. Wearing uniform can make employees feel a sense of unity, they are standing unique in the crowd. For many years, parents, students and schools have been debating on whether public school students should be required to wear school uniform or not. Requiring students to wear uniform also has some bad effect on these students. It would prevent students from expressing themselves, some low income families may need to pay some extra money for their kids to attend school, and school uniform will also make students targets for bullying from students from other school.
First of all, requiring students wearing school uniform may prevent them from expressing themselves. High school students are teenagrs, they always want to express themselves by wearing what they want, but school uniforms limit them from presenting themselves. According to “National Center for Education Sstatistics””Between the 2003–04 and 2011–12 school years, the percentage of public schools reporting that they required that students wear uniforms increased from 13 to 19 percent.” The number of schools that requires student to wear uniform is increasing every year. Also, NPO school uniform custom study states in the article”More about school…

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