The school mascot, a plains Indian, doesn't honor Native Americans, say students.

Shelter Island Students: Drop the Indian Logo

Shelter Island students are seeking to change the mascot of the Shelter Island School District, an image of a plains Indian in a war bonnet. The school's sports teams are the Shelter Island Indians. Students have been circulating a petition to the Shelter Island School Board, created by recent alum Lisa Kaasik, since July 20. As of the morning of July 27, it had garnered 1,767 signatures, while a