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What’s in a name? (part 2)

More Funny School Names

First on the roll call today is “New” Hooker School in Connecticut.  I suspect that the (erroneous) quotation marks were an attempt to set the word new apart from the others, as if to say, it’s the school that’s new, not the hooker.  Or.. something. :-/

Pansy Kidd Middle School in Poteau, OK.  You [...]

What’s in a name? (part 1)

Funny School Names

I’m sure these are all fine institutions of learning, but their names are a bit unfortunate!

First, we have the historic Governor Dummer Academy in Massachusetts.  They’ve actually changed the name to The Governor’s Academy.  I guess the governor just couldn’t take the teasing anymore.

Next we have the Porny School in [...]