School Uniforms More Common

More public schools than ever before are requiring strict dress codes and uniforms, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.

Data from 2009-2010 shows 19 percent of public schools require uniforms and 57 percent enforce a "strict" dress code. Both numbers are up from 1999-2000.

Tonight on News 10 at Six, reporter Lorne Fultonberg explains why some schools use uniforms and others do not. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

Keep it clean, keep it civil, keep it truthful, stay on topic, be responsible, share your knowledge, and please suggest removal of comments that violate these standards. Comments may take up to 24 hours or longer to appear on the site.

See full commenting rules...
powered by Disqus
WILX 500 American Road Lansing, MI 48911 517-393-0110
Copyright © 2002-2016 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 221180791 -
Gray Television, Inc.