Safety And Privacy A Major Concern In Brooke County Schools

“Some parents don’t even know it’s going on,” Smart said. “They didn’t even know there as a little boy going to the bathroom with the girls.

“I was upset, you know. My daughter shouldn’t have to feel uncomfortable to use the bathroom. She should be able to go wherever she likes, whenever she likes.”

Smart said her 9-year-old daughter was so uncomfortable, she stopped using the school bathroom altogether. She also fears for her child’s safety.

“Say a little boy decides, ‘oh look he dressed like a girl, I’m going to do the same thing just to get in the girls’ bathroom’ and somebody gets hurt, especially my daughter, you know,” Smart said. Read more here.