Parents pull kids from grammar school over anti-gay marriage job criteria for new principal

Kate McIlwain
Updated June 6 2023 - 11:56am, first published 11:51am
Mangerton mother Nadine Porter says she has moved her daughter Margot to a different school because the policy requiring a new principal to sign a statement saying marriage is between a man and a woman is discriminatory. Picture supplied.
Mangerton mother Nadine Porter says she has moved her daughter Margot to a different school because the policy requiring a new principal to sign a statement saying marriage is between a man and a woman is discriminatory. Picture supplied.

Parents from The Illawarra Grammar School have spoken out against a hiring directive that requires the next principal to sign a statement saying marriage is only between a man and a woman.

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Kate McIlwain

Kate McIlwain

Journalist

For more than a decade, I've helped the Illawarra Mercury set the news agenda across the region. Currently I'm the paper's health reporter - covering the stories of Illawarra workers and residents in the wake of a global pandemic and at a time where our health systems are stretched to the limit.

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