Port Washington apologizes for students' use of controversial photo used to taunt Nicolet star Jalen Johnson. (Miwlaukee Journal Sentinel, 2/14/2019)
During a boys basketball game Wednesday, dozens of Port Washington High School students held a photocopied image of Nicolet standout Jalen Johnson that made it appear he was wearing blackface.
Later Thursday the Port Washington school district issued a statement in which Burke furthered expressed "strong disappointment" in the incident. He also said one student had been suspended for his role. Burke also expressed disappointment that a parent had been involved in the printing of the signs.
Trump won 52.4% of the vote in Port Washington in 2016 compared with Hillary Clinton's 42%, compared to 55.8% vs. 37% in all of Ozaukee County.