School Uniform

Schoolgirls Banned From Wearing Skirts As They Are Too 'Unladylike'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK Universities & Education

A school is banning female students as young as nine from wearing skirts deeming them "unladylike" as they are too short. Walkwood Church of Englan...

Boys Don Skirts As School Refuses To Let Them Wear Trousers

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.07.2013 | UK Universities & Education

A petition has been launched on behalf of schoolboys who have been forced to either stay at home or wear skirts to school after they were told off for...

Schoolgirl Dating Website Advert Banned For 'Grooming'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle

An ad for a dating website that appeared on Facebook with a picture of a woman in a school uniform has been banned for potentially encouraging groomin...

30,000 Schools To Review Uniform Policy

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.10.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Thousands of state schools will be made to review their uniform policies to allow parents to shop around for cheaper items, Office of Fair Trading has...

School Becomes Latest To Ban 'Inappropriate' Skirts From Uniform

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 05.09.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A school is looking forward to a skirt-free future after banning pupils from wearing the "inappropriate" clothing. Haute Vallee School in St Helier...

4-Year-Old Left Distraught After Excluded From Photo For Having A Bow Made Of Hair

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 24.05.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A schoolgirl was reduced to tears after she was told by teachers she would not be included in the yearly photo because of her hairstyle. Marcella M...

School Accused Of Bullying Pupils Over Uniform Rules

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 17.05.2012 | UK Universities & Education

A school has been accused of "bullying" its pupils into colouring in their shoes with black marker in order to meet uniform regulations. Harris Aca...

Let Boys Wear Skirts To School, Argues Children Tsar

Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 13.02.2012 | UK Universities & Education

Boys should be allowed to wear skirts to school to avoid "serious distress" caused by gender-specific uniforms, a children's tsar has argued. Tam B...