Cheerleader with Down’s syndrome barred from squad because he didn’t fit their ‘image’

Cheerleader with Down’s syndrome barred from squad because he didn’t fit their ‘image’
 

A cheerleader with Down’s syndrome says he was barred from the squad because he didn’t fit in with their ‘image’.
Glenn Wilson, 17, was delighted when he was picked to join the West High School cheer team earlier this year and began practising his moves straight away.
But his family grew concerned when his starter kit containing training schedules and uniform costs didn’t arrive during the summer holiday.
Glenn’s uncle Ray Valentine, 47, contacted the school in Columbus, Ohio, USA, and claims he was told Glenn was not welcome on her team.
He claims the cheerleading coach would not fit with... read more

 
27 September 2018 in Hot News, Views: 42
Source: Metro
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