Note: Security guards. Cards to be shown to gain admittance. Expulsions. In New York. I'm having some difficulty locating good info on what is a "Satmar" school except that it is a religious, Jewish school, nor can I find much of anything about this particular school in Monsey, NY. There is a complicated relationship between the Orthodox community and the education system and non-Orthodox world of which I know little. I am not defending or damning the school in this article below. I invite readers with more knowledge to email me at KimRossi1111@gmail.com and/or in the comments, please. Thanks.
Satmar in Monsey took a bold stance against anti-vaxxers. Notices were sent out yesterday that the schools need all immunization records. Today all Girls who did not have them were expelled and were not allowed to enter.
The school hired a security guard who will not allow any kids who can’t show an Immunization card which every kid has to present every time they enter the school.
Reports claim girls were crying outside the building.
‘UTA Satmar school in Monsey NY posting hired security guards at the entrance, to prevent non-vaccinated children from entering. Highly irresponsible of parents to put through their children to such an ordeal.’ Tweeted Yosef Rapaport.
Read more at GreaterLakewood.com.