Britain’s best behaved schoolchild is named Sarah.
She wears a proper school uniform with a badge, does her schoolwork and doesn't answer back, a survey of teachers shows.
The poll for The Schoolwear Association shows the top five names of well-behaved children are:
The most common bad behaviours cited by teachers are answering back and refusing to do schoolwork but teachers told pollsters children were less likely to behave badly in a proper school uniform.
A spokesperson for the Schoolwear Association, whose members clothe two thirds of UK children, said: “Behaviour is a huge issue in schools, and this survey shows a proper uniform is part of the solution with 83 per cent of teachers preferring their class to wear it. A uniform that is specific to a school creates a sense of belonging, looks smart and makes the child feel...