RED LION, Pa. -- A transgender student in central Pennsylvania is continuing his fight to be announced by his male name at graduation next month.
18-year-old Issak Wolfe and more than 50 supporters wearing stickers saying "His name is Issak" attended Thursday night's Red Lion Area School District board meeting. They brought with them a petition of 2,000 signatures urging the board to allow Wolfe to use his male name.
The school board listened to Wolfe's prepared statement but did not make any decision and said they'll continue discussions.
Wolfe will be allowed to wear a boy's black graduation gown. But officials say he will be announced by his given female name as he walks across the stage.
Board solicitor Benjamin Pratt said it has always been procedure to use students' legal names.