Orange County High School Elects Transgender Homecoming Queen

“It doesn’t matter. You can be yourself.”

1. Marina High School in Huntington Beach, Calif., elected a transgender homecoming queen Friday.

2. Cassidy Lynn Campbell, 16, says she couldn’t be herself until this year when she began living her life as a female.

3. Campbell told KTLA, “I’m so proud to win this not just for me but for everyone out there and for every kid — transgender, gay, straight, black, white, Mexican, Asian. It doesn’t matter, you can be yourself.”

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