According to the school head, some parents have complained about the room, with one calling its use by Muslim teens “unconscionable,” while another asserted that the exercise of Islamic prayer would “undermine” her child’s religious education.
It isn't really intellectually complicated.
If an institution dedicated to the salvation of soul sets aside rooms in the school to break one of the Ten Commandments, the children receive the message that you can break that Commandment without losing your salvation.
It the spiritual equivalent of setting aside a room for children who ask for a room to grab an afternoon delight with one of their classmates. If you do it, the provision tells them the Sixth Commandment is meaningless.
It's the same thing as telling your students not to drink and drive and handing the bus driver a bottle of Dewers after loading children on the bus for the ride back home.
And here is the kicker:
He added that all students are expected to adhere to the Catholic curriculum
Why on earth would they if YOU DON'T?
I am the LORD your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage. You shall have no other gods before me. You shall not make for yourself a graven image, or any likeness of anything that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth; you shall not bow down to them or serve them.3
It is written: "You shall worship the Lord your God and him only shall you serve