Miranda Devine – Daily Telegraph
Parents demanded Dr Herrett’s resignation and threatened to pull as many as 200 girls out of the school after she linked the concept of gender fluidity with introduction of pants and shorts into the school uniform.
Parents also complained that two “gender fluid books” in the junior school library were sent home with a five-year-old student — Heather Has Two Mummies and Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress.
After the complaints the school library removed the books from the shelf for “review”.
Students say (Helen) Smith would begin religion classes with an Islamic call to prayer and end with a photograph of herself standing with two burqa-clad women in Bradford, UK, while on a Churchill Fellowship to “investigate the use of education as a means of addressing cultural misunderstandings of Islam in Australian society”.
Santa Sabina last year hosted an Iftar dinner to mark the end of Ramadan and invited students from the predominantly Muslim Punchbowl Boys High.