Sasha Obama, the younger of President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama‘s two daughters, was noticeably absent in Chicago during her father’s farewell address on January 10. Many took to Twitter to wonder where Sasha, who is still in high school, could be.
Sasha Obama:"Can I get Tuesday night off, my dad is giving his farewell speech"
Manager:"Only if you can find someone to cover your shift"
— Celine Besman (@CelineBesman) January 11, 2017
"I had a thing." – Sasha #wheressasha
— Tracey Nolan (@misstraceynolan) January 11, 2017
where is Sasha tho? was she the designated survivor or something?
— Wesley Lowery (@WesleyLowery) January 11, 2017
A White House official confirmed to CBS News that she has an exam on Wednesday.
Where was Sasha? WH Official says she stayed back in DC tonight because she has an exam at school tomorrow morning.
— Mark Knoller (@markknoller) January 11, 2017