A middle school student in the Paramous Public School System went to school for Halloween dressed as Jesus… and was promptly sent home. Click here for the article. At Westbrook Middle School it must be okay to dress as Satan… a witch… demon… warlock… a zombie… or who knows what all else. But to dress like the most influential figure the world has ever know is offensive??
In the article the following is found…
“It was offensive to some students,” Woinski said, when asked what school officials told him the reason for being sent home was.
The school says the costume was a disruption and denies its religious nature had anything to do with it. “I don’t think I overreacted,” Principal Joan Broe told CBS 2. Broe said too many students were drawn to the costume, and that was reason
“A disruption…” (As if the whole Halloween event isn’t a disruption). “Denies its religious nature had anything to do with it…” Yeah… right. “Too many students were drawn…” Interesting to say the least!
This was just a little thing I found interesting….