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This is Schenectady High School student Draven Rodriguez who bravely fought and won for the right to be pictured with his cat, Mr. Bigglesworth, in his yearbook photo.
He was even joined in the image by his principal Diane Wilkinson and her chihuahua Vivienne - according to Mashable the pair will be pictured together in a special part of the yearbook.
Photo used with kind permission of Vincent Giordano/Trinacria Photography
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