Lady Gaga is famous for her outrageous and more often than not controversial outfits. Surely no one will ever forget the raw meat dress she donned  at the 2010 MTV Video Music Awards. But once upon a time Gaga was a semi ‘normal’ high school student.


The photos appeared in the private Convent of the Sacred Heart Catholic school for girls’ yearbook in 2004. The Bad Romance singer looks fresh-faced, without layers of make-up, in a time when her name was still Stefani Germanotta. I wonder if she was voted ‘most likely to succeed’?

Michelle van der Spuy, Cape Town intern