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Dress Codes in School

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Matt Thomas Thomas 1 May 27, 2009 Mrs. Sarlo Eng1D0 Dress Codes In School Dress codes have been an issue lately in some schools. Most kids are against it but I believe that there should be dress codes in all schools. This would be a good idea because it would reduce violence and bullying, eliminate the problem of wearing hats or jackets and they are less expensive. If there were dress codes in school, it would eliminate violence and bullying. If there was a kid who liked to wear a different style of clothing then others, then he would probably get teased or maybe even get beaten up. ...read more.


Dress codes would also eliminate the problem of wearing hats or jackets in school. If teenagers wore jackets in school, you would not be able to tell if they were hiding something in it such as a weapon. Also if they wore jackets with hood on them, you would not be able to identify if they belong at this school or not. The incident at Korah is an example of this. At that school they do not have a dress code and a random guy walked in the girls bathroom and killed a girl. Hats in school are disrespectful and sometimes they could be worn as a gang symbol. ...read more.


And I think a dress code is itself an important statement, because we want our young children, whether they're poor or rich or middle class, when they're in school to define themselves primarily in terms of what's going on on the inside, not what they're wearing on the outside. And I think it's a very, very good thing," declared president Bill Clinton I think a dress code is a really good idea for all schools because it reduces violence and bullying, eliminates jackets and hats in school and they are inexpensive. If all the kids wore the same colours at school, it would make your school look more like an academic, working environment, and that's what everyone wants. Isn't it ? ...read more.

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