Uniform policy change: letter to parents

Use our template letter to communicate changes to your uniform policy so parents understand how you're securing best value for money and know when the changes will come into force.

Last reviewed on 12 July 2023
School types: All · School phases: All
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Download and adapt our template letter 

Use our template letter to outline changes to your policy, in light of the statutory guidance on the cost of school uniform, which requires you to make sure your school uniform costs are reasonable and secure best value for money for parents and carers. 


Primary school

Newlands Primary School in Kent sent a latter to parents to explain changes to its uniform after a consultation.

Download the letter from this webpage.

Secondary schools

Hagley Catholic High School in Worcestershire sent a letter to parents to tell them about changes to its school uniform.

Download the letter here.

Strood Academy in Medway added information to its website to outline the changes to its PE uniform, including images of both the new and previous uniform items. 

Find the information on this webpage