18-year-old Nastassia Ponomarenko, a senior from Archbishop Mitty High School in San Jose has been "dismissed" right before graduation because she refused to remove her gym photos. The school thought her photos were too risqué and violated school code so they gave her an ultimatum. Either take down all her fitness photos, or be disenrolled from school. She refused to take her photos down so the school decided to dismiss her before graduation. She will not walk in the ceremony however she is still getting her diploma.
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