The photo was taken in September at a football game in which fans were encouraged to wear black clothing to support the team. Some students wore blackface.
The photo shows an adult wearing a white hood and two high school students in blackface with the Confederate flag behind them.
Illinois police officers and authorities at a local school district are addressing the state's second student-involved blackface scandal of the past month.
High school students in Illinois staged a walkout on Tuesday after pictures of fellow classmates in blackface surfaced on social media over the weekend.
Lake Ridge High School Principal Brandon Johnson sent an email to parents regarding the video: "There is no acceptable excuse or explanation for behaviors or speech that promote racism."
Authorities at the University of Missouri fired a campus police officer after a photo of him wearing blackface emerged.
A petition created by another student is calling for the school to enforce a "zero tolerance policy towards racism and hate speech" and expel the students in question.
A student criticized Pam Northam, whose husband, Gov. Ralph Northam, was the subject of a blackface scandal just weeks ago.
The expected task is to research and present an African-American historical figure, and students are encouraged to wear costumes depicting the icon.
Photos of the two police officers wearing blackface came to light after a police yearbook surfaced online.
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A post showing an Alabama high school student in blackface began circulating on social media Wednesday, but news organizations blurred the student's face because she's likely a minor.
"If you don't like it, just don't come here again," said the manager of Uncle Billy's Antique Mall in Pensacola, Florida.
Lisa Boyer, the principal of Friendship Elementary School in Glen Rock, Pa., wore blackface to dress as the comedian Steve Harvey during an all-white staff meeting. She and the district have released statements of apology.
Virginia Gov. Northam denies wearing blackface or a KKK robe in an old yearbook photo — but admits putting shoe polish on his face for a Michael Jackson impersonation.
Brown County High School coach and teacher Richard Gist wore blackface with his Bob Marley Halloween costume in 2007 or 2008. Now, the Indiana educator is paying the price.
John Huffman, the superintendent of Sacramento, Calif.-based Victory Christian Schools apologized to parents after a teacher wore blackface for an African history lesson.
After a civil rights lawyer shared images of Prada's new characters, the company has withdrawn them from display and circulation.
"Disgusting. This is equivalent to having a kkk and black slaves party," one person commented on the cowboys and Indians themed party.