School administrator reassigned after comparing vaccine cards and yellow stars
GERMANTOWN, Tenn. (WMC) - A school administrator lost her post after comparing COVID-19 vaccine cards to yellow stars worn by Jews in Nazi-era Germany.
The now-deleted post from Janna Matykiewicz read: “What’s the difference between vaccine papers and a yellow star? 82 years.”
Matykiewicz was the assistant principal at Germantown Municipal School District’s Houston High School.
In response to Matykiewicz’s post, a Jewish student initiated an online petition to have her fired.
On Tuesday, a spokesperson for GMSD confirmed Matykiewicz is no longer at Houston High School but is still employed with the district.
“Portions of the investigation are still ongoing,” said the spokesperson.
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