Andrea Hermitt, the Education Examiner, has great insight into whether or not this holiday should be celebrated in schools. She says, "The fact that they had children to get dressed up to collect candy didnít bother me within itself, but the fact that Christmas was relegated to Santa Claus and on top of it made me simmer.
"Fast forward several years, and it seems that Halloween is under attack in public schools. Perhaps the reason is just what I stated. If Christian Holidays are not welcome in school, why should any. In some cases this may be true, but you would be surprised to find out some of the reasons Halloween is banned in school."
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