Charley Cadac, 6 years old, is 4 feet 2 inches tall and weighs 60 pounds, and the school nurse at Florida's Palm Beach Gardens Elementary School sent home a letter with her saying Charley is overweight, upsetting her and her mother. The school system says the letter is part of a state-mandated program to monitor child obesity.
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