Whilst proving to be an extremely popular feature, an unintended consequence of the 'Those Were The Days' article is that it illustrates perfectly just how far the standards of Largs Academy's dress code have fallen in such a short period of time.
How refreshing it is to see a group of pupils dressed smartly for a school photograph and how depressing to learn that it was taken two decades ago.
So, Mr Jones, your homework for next week - explain using your own words why the casual, tie slung round neck, shirt tail hanging out, skirt as short as possible approach is preferred. That it is consistent with every other secondary school will not be accepted.
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