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Uniform, swimwear, respect and discipline

My 18 year old daughter has got me on to mrpoll and am finding it very interesting. We are very strict Catholics, and was wondering about morals and respect in families.

Are you a parent

77% (327) Yes
22% (95) No

422 voters have answered this question.

I have _____ sons aged _____ and _____ daughters aged _____

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308 voters have answered this question.

Do you have a strict uniform policy

50% (205) Yes, full school uniform at all times
21% (86) Yes, full school uniform on school days only
27% (112) School uniform for school only

403 voters have answered this question.

Is it for

16% (66) Boys only
32% (132) Girls only
50% (206) Both

404 voters have answered this question.

What age does it finish

45% (183) 18
54% (216) 21

399 voters have answered this question.

Do other parents you know have a simlar policy

56% (226) Yes, just as strict
20% (82) Yes, more strict
23% (93) No

401 voters have answered this question.

Do your chldren have any casual clothes

49% (203) Yes, chosen by parent/s
20% (82) Yes, chosen by child
30% (124) No, not at all. Uniforms only

409 voters have answered this question.

Regarding decency and girls, what is your daughter allowed to wear swimming (can choose more than one)

60% (227) Plain black leotard/catsuit
28% (106) Other colour leotard/catsuit
28% (106) Athletic 2 piece
20% (76) Cup style bikini
23% (90) Skimpy bikini

376 voters have answered this question.

Do you allow her to wear the above in public (ie beach, with boys around)

54% (202) Yes, its ok
8% (30) No, too much flesh
37% (142) No, strickly for swimming training away from boys seeing

374 voters have answered this question.

If you have a boy. What swimwear and why

22% (68) Black Speedos, as its for training, he's ok with it
14% (44) Black Speedos, as its for training, he doesn't like the exposure
13% (39) Other colour Speedos, he's ok with it
6% (19) Other colour Speedos, as its for training, he doesn't like the exposure
19% (57) Board shorts, parent choice
23% (70) Board shorts, his choice

297 voters have answered this question.

Should both boys and girls have similar policies on school uniform

11% (44) Boys only
22% (87) Girl only
65% (253) Both boys and grls

384 voters have answered this question.

Girls hair can be scruffy and sexy to other boys/men. If your daughter has long hair how does she wear it

17% (65) As she likes, usually out and scruffy
39% (142) Takes care of it, tied back in some way
42% (156) Ties up in neat ballet bun at all times with bun net

363 voters have answered this question.

Should children speak only when spoken to as a sign of respect to elders

66% (275) Yes, its a good idea mine do it
7% (33) Yes, I think I might start my children doing it
25% (105) No, too old fashioned

413 voters have answered this question.

Should it be

10% (40) Boys only
23% (91) Girls only
65% (250) Both

381 voters have answered this question.

Who should children address as Sir and Ma'am

75% (307) All adults always
8% (35) Parents only
15% (62) No one

404 voters have answered this question.

Should boys be required to bow

9% (34) To parents only
6% (23) To parents and older siblings
5% (20) To all relatives
32% (119) To all adults
46% (173) No, too old fashioned

369 voters have answered this question.

Just recently, my 18 year od daugter asked if she could kneel in silence to my husband and I for 15 minutes after dinner as a sign of respect. I was very plesantly surprised and have both her and my 15 year old daughter do it together. Is this

41% (167) A good idea, lucky your girls did it volentarily
26% (108) A good idea, will be geting my children to do it
31% (127) Too old fashioned

402 voters have answered this question.

We have floor boards, we haven't yet (and the girls haven't asked for) but should a mat be provided

51% (190) No, slight uncomfort shows a higher respect. Wooden boards should be used on carpet
12% (46) No, they have it lucky, we had to kneel on rice in the old days for punishment
9% (36) No, only if its more than 15 mins
25% (95) Yes

367 voters have answered this question.

Is 15 minutes a good amount of time. It seemed to go quickley last night

52% (184) No, give it 30 min
12% (43) No, 15 but on rice
35% (126) Yes, good amount of time

353 voters have answered this question.

I am a history teacher, and think study is important. How many hours study should a child do per night

20% (81) 5 hr
14% (57) 4 hr
27% (109) 3 hr
24% (98) 2 hr
12% (49) 1 hr

394 voters have answered this question.

Same on weekends

73% (287) Yes
26% (103) No

390 voters have answered this question.

During the holidays, I have both my daughters doing an essay on history each day for 7 hrs split in half. Is this

45% (179) Very good idea, they would be just hanging out and wasting time anyway
14% (56) Good idea, my child/ren will be doing it
19% (75) Bit tough, half that is ok
20% (81) No, its the break

391 voters have answered this question.

This poll was created on 2008-01-16 01:50:54 by bjones
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