Fox Information obtained a picture of the part within the yearbook that’s being distributed by Northwood Excessive Faculty in Irvine.
It says Trump “discredits scientists’ COVID-19 analysis,” “guarantees a healthcare plan is being created to interchange Obamacare” and “claims he isn’t a racist.”
Biden, alternatively, “has a plan for addressing the COVID-19 pandemic,” “believes in offering equal and reasonably priced entry to healthcare” and “invests in racial fairness,” the yearbook says.
David Whitley, a mum or dad who has had three youngsters attend services within the Irvine Unified Faculty District – which Northwood is part of – informed The Epoch Instances he despatched a letter to the college’s workers on Monday calling the part “an entire outrage.”
“It’s pure political propaganda, it’s academic indoctrination, and it’s an abdication of your accountability as leaders and educators in our public colleges,” Whitley mentioned in his letter, in response to the web site.
“There’s no specifics on the Biden aspect,” he reportedly added. “It’s all rainbows and unicorns.”
John Park, the primary vice-chair of the Republican Celebration of Orange County, additionally informed The Epoch Instances that “the final place we’d anticipate finding such statements is in a public highschool’s yearbook.”
“This type of politicizing of kids ought to be rejected by all — Republicans, Democrats and Independents. I perceive a couple of college students wrote it, however I’m disenchanted with the school who authorised this yearbook for print,” he mentioned. “As a substitute of encouraging unity and mutual respect, they opted for division and biased political rhetoric.”
A supply informed Fox Information that Northwood’s yearbook adviser and its principal and vice principals approve the content material earlier than it is revealed. Nevertheless, the college district didn’t reply when requested by Fox Information to verify that element.
The college district did say in an announcement that “the unfold associated to the 2020 native and nationwide elections options scholar voices and is an element of a bigger unfold on the elections over the past yr.”
“We try to be inclusive of all voices and we’ll proceed to work with the scholars to make sure that commentary is related, balanced and that various views are mirrored,” the Irvine Unified Faculty District added.
Fox Information’ Jordan Early contributed to this report.