Affordability of secondary school uniform in Scotland: Policy briefing

Rachel K Shanks* (Corresponding Author)

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A researcher at the University of Aberdeen has found that almost 20% (n=70) of secondary schools in Scotland specify an exclusive supplier for school uniform. The research shows that almost every secondary school has a compulsory uniform (over 96%). Of the 343 schools with a compulsory uniform, 320 uniforms include a school tie, 235 include a blazer and 200 schools ban jeans.
Original languageEnglish
TypePolicy Briefing
PublisherUniversity of Aberdeen
Number of pages4
Place of PublicationAberdeen
Publication statusPublished - 26 Nov 2020


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