Colfax school board hears from concerned parent
Critical race theory, local control of curriculum discussed
July 1, 2021
COLFAX — Two citizens appeared at the Colfax school board meeting Monday to give input on critical race theory, inappropriate materials, and mask policies.
Brenda Gingerich read a statement in her allotted time of three minutes for public input.
She called for the school district to find a way to go independent from state funding.
“They seek what they want, which is power over everything,” said Gingerich. “It is a lie and it is the communist playbook.”
She asked the board to take action.
“I challenge you to stand up for our kids,” Gingerich said. “Government doesn’t care...