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School uniforms, 2005

School uniforms, 2005

Since the 1990s some school uniforms have been fairly casual and made from easy-care stretch fabrics. In 2005 Silverstream School in Mosgiel opened and the children wore a uniform comprising red polycotton tops and navy skirts and shorts. Shoes were a matter of individual preference. 

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Otago Daily Times
Reference: 7 January 2005, p. 10
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Fiona McKergow, 'Clothes - Uniforms', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 16 July 2024)

Story by Fiona McKergow, published 5 Sep 2013