Parents told to buy new uniforms for kids after propagandize changes colour scheme

June 18, 2016 - School Uniform

  • Otford Primary School in Kent has altered uniform colour to navy blue
  • It was formerly stately blue and several relatives bought new clothes
  • New headteacher Helen Roberts brought in change after one day in charge 

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Parents of primary propagandize children are indignant after being told to buy new uniforms for their children after a propagandize altered their colour intrigue by one shade.

Newly allocated headteacher Helen Roberts announced a Otford Primary School, nearby Sevenoaks, Kent, would be casting aside a stately blue uniform in foster of a navy choice – most to a distrurbance of relatives who have already bought uniforms. 

Head Mrs Roberts had been in post for only one day when creation a change after a open half term.

Parents of pupils during Otford Primary School, pictured, in Kent are indignant after it altered a uniform colour intrigue by one shade notwithstanding several already shopping now-obsolete clothing

Parents of pupils during Otford Primary School, pictured, in Kent are indignant after it altered a uniform colour intrigue by one shade notwithstanding several already shopping now-obsolete clothing

The stream propagandize uniform, pictured, is stately blue though will be changing to navy from a subsequent propagandize year

The stream propagandize uniform, pictured, is stately blue though will be changing to navy from a subsequent propagandize year

Parent Jan Padgett, 39, of Otford, said: ‘On a Tuesday we went back, we got an email observant prohibited off a press we will be changing a uniform to navy blue.

‘There is a cost to all a relatives though also a fact that all in a propagandize is colour-coded.

‘The doors and a windows are embellished stately blue. There is already a pointer that they have altered to a new colour.

‘We are asked to minister to things during propagandize – and we would rather that income was put into books and resources than changing a colour of a paint.’

Graphic engineer Mrs Padgett is angry that relatives who bought a uniform with a devise to palm it down to younger siblings will now remove that money-saving option.

The school's, pictured, pronounced a change was not set in mill and would be reviewed by governors

The school’s, pictured, pronounced a change was not set in mill and would be reviewed by governors

The propagandize now has a sweatshirt tip or cardigan with a propagandize trademark festooned on a front, that costs around £10.

Children are also compulsory to wear grey skirts, trousers or pinafores in winter and a gingham dress in summer.

But Mrs Roberts pronounced a change was not set in mill and could make a U-turn on a decision, that is now underneath examination with relatives and propagandize governors.

She said: ‘It is one of a series of measures that aims to lift already good standards.  This is a duration of conference with a relatives of a school.

‘The ruling physique will make a final preference after seeking a views of all parents.’  


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