The cost of moving schools

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Hi the cost of moving schools is quite expensive. Both my daughter 14 and son 11 have resently started a new secondary school.
I had had to 2 full brand new uniforms which were far cheaper than I expected as blazers at there last school were £27 alone.
How does my cost compare to your cost ??

My kids uniform cost
school jumper with school logo £11 x4 2 each
school polo shirt £9x6 3 each
black school trousers £7x4 2 each
daughters school shoes / plain black lace up pumps £3
sons school shoes / plain black lace up pumps £3
pe top £10 x2 1 each
pe jumper £12 x2 1 each
pe shorts £10x2 1 each
 

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1 Blazer = £80
1 Jumper = £15
1 Cardigan = £12
6 White Shirts = £24
2 Grey Skirts = £8
6 Pairs of Tights = £24
6 Pairs of Socks = £8
2 Pair of Undershorts = £12
1 Pair of Shoes = £45

1 Sweatshirt = £22
1 Polo Shirt = £8
1 Pair of Shorts = £4
1 Pair of Jogging Bottoms =£12
1 Pair of White Trainers = £28

1 Swimming Towel = £18
1 Swimming Costume = £18
1 Goggles = £5
1 Swimming Hat = £4

1 Hockey Stick = £30
2 Gum Shields = £6
2 Hockey Socks = £12
1 Pair of Shin Pads = £20

1 Bookbag = £4
1 Satchel = £16
1 Bag = £32
1 Coat = £38
1 Hat = £4
1 Scarf = £4
! Pair of Gloves = £4

Total = £517

Not including peripatetic equipment

Also, half of that will get lost at some point during the school year..
Ryan where the football boots or hockey boots? this for two children? if so you only brought one air of shoes lol
and the labels for the clothes u need to add them in too.
 

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1 Blazer = £80
1 Jumper = £15
1 Cardigan = £12
6 White Shirts = £24
2 Grey Skirts = £8
6 Pairs of Tights = £24
6 Pairs of Socks = £8
2 Pair of Undershorts = £12
1 Pair of Shoes = £45

1 Sweatshirt = £22
1 Polo Shirt = £8
1 Pair of Shorts = £4
1 Pair of Jogging Bottoms =£12
1 Pair of White Trainers = £28

1 Swimming Towel = £18
1 Swimming Costume = £18
1 Goggles = £5
1 Swimming Hat = £4

1 Hockey Stick = £30
2 Gum Shields = £6
2 Hockey Socks = £12
1 Pair of Shin Pads = £20

1 Bookbag = £4
1 Satchel = £16
1 Bag = £32
1 Coat = £38
1 Hat = £4
1 Scarf = £4
! Pair of Gloves = £4

Total = £517

Not including peripatetic equipment

Also, half of that will get lost at some point during the school year..
Blazer £80 ouch that's well expensive
 

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Soyunds like a private school paying that
 

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i always found when buying shoes [which i do for grandchildren ] it pays to spend money they last longer .
 
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It's an unwritten rule . .the more expensive the uniform the better the school
 

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Pumps?
Kids need properly fitted shoes.
Nah they don't pumps are fine well my son needs new ones as his are about to fall apart but will buy them both a new pair in Easter holidays
 
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I'm showing my age here but In the mid 90s the cost of the blazer for my girl's high school was £65!..at the time I was more than happy to pay it believing it to be a top school but it turned out to be not so good after all .. .So that unwritten rule may very well be wrong..
 

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I'm showing my age here but In the mid 90s the cost of the blazer for my girl's high school was £65!..at the time I was more than happy to pay it believing it to be a top school but it turned out to be not so good after all .. .So that unwritten rule may very well be wrong..
It is my kids school uniform is basic but the school is the best in the area they keep the uniform simple have done for years
 

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Idont wear a vest either and I don't go to school :)
 
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