Why do schools have uniforms?

I believe there shouldn't be uniforms because 1. they take away the students ability to express themselves or be unique. 2. they are expensive and that can be an issue to many poor parents i know that some people say they are good because they remove distractions but i mean how distracting is people... show more I believe there shouldn't be uniforms because

1. they take away the students ability to express themselves or be unique.
2. they are expensive and that can be an issue to many poor parents

i know that some people say they are good because they remove distractions but i mean how distracting is people wearing normal clothes?. if people are worried about students wearing something that is inappropriate or revealing just have some rules around it instead of making students all wear a uniform.
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