A school district in Albany, NY has apologize to students and their families after a high school yearbook labelled students as ‘Creepy smile kid’, ‘Some tall guy’ and other made-up names.
The made-up names appear beneath images of the track and field teams in the yearbook for the graduating class.
The superintendent said that a ‘non-intentional, honest mistake’ resulted in some of the sports players being given the made-up names. However corrections are being made and the parents of students whose names weren’t published correctly have been contacted.”
She said families have been understanding of the error.