Student with Down Syndrome Ready to Begin Classes

Rachel Grace, the student with down syndrome who went viral thanks to a heartwarming video in which she learns she's headed to college, is now ready to start classes.
1:39 | 08/27/16

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Beat Rachel grace a former basketball team manager and high school graduate she's known incoming freshman east Strasburg university. This is our first time living away from home and says she's excited and not at all nervous. I think I'm really my parents are. Found that. Rachel's mother filmed the video of her being accepted a video that went viral. Glink I didn't happen here instead he. Weren't. I. Her parents move their son the college last year Greece's they're only making it harder for them to like. It's exciting and it's nerve racking and we're really excited for her but scared stressed that the document that they'll follow up stories C alum though the days it is she's. Rachel's on act a lot. Rachel's parents are excited their daughter gets to attend college just like any other kid. And we need to whisper exploring and we want him everything and everybody else pay and the college experiences. So important. Rachel will be a part of the career independent learning and living studies program Strauss. Students take courses like independent living and maintaining a budget to prepare them for the real world. The three year program allows participants with intellectual discipline and join. Being assists. By the SU student. What you see is that. Everybody benefits our students are are learning. In the classroom but then the and then working with sills participants in the the folks are going to be working with. Throughout their career Sunday.

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