Last week, Rebecca Arellano was crowned Patrick Henry High School's first lesbian homecoming king. The next day, her girlfriend Haileigh Adams was crowned queen.
Superintendent Bill Kowba told the publication that the harassment is "demonstrating such a lack of tolerance and are presenting such a negative role model for children with their hateful comments."
In a report by NBC San Diego, Kowba goes one step further, calling the adults behind the harassment "bullies."
He added, according to the station, that any students behind threats or harassment will be met with disciplinary action.
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