Teen accepted to 31 colleges goes viral for photo offered more than $900,000 in scholarships

Teen accepted to 31 colleges goes viral for photo offered more than $900,000 in scholarships

August 25, 2019 0 By Stanley Isaacs


WE’RE GOING TO A GAME. >>THAT’S MY YES, KAITLYN. >>THE MATCH. >>LET’S DO IT. >>>A HIGH SCHOOL SENIOR IN SOUTH FULTON COUNTY HAS MORE [email protected] THAN 30 COLLEGES [email protected] [email protected] UNIVERSITIES TO CHOOSE FROM. KAYLA WILLIS HAS A 3.95GPA AND AN [email protected] SAT SCORE. THIS IS BEING SHARED ALL OVER THE WORLD. >>EVERYBODY IS REALLY SUPPORTIVE OF EACH OTHER. >>Reporter: INSIDE WESTLAKE HIGH SCHOOL, THERE ARE SENIORS BUSY [email protected]@COLLEGE PLANS. >>THEY’RE LIKE I’M ABOUT TO GRADUATE, ABOUT TO BECOME AN ADULT. >>Reporter: THE SENIOR HALL IS WHERE PLANS ARE DISPLAY. >>YOU GET TO SEE EVERYONE’S ACCEPTANCES. >>Reporter: KAYLA’S TAKE UP A LOT OF SPACE. >>I’M MISSING A FEW BUT I’M NOT GOING TO COMPLAIN OR BRAG. I STILL HAVE A LOT UNDERNEATH THERE. >>HOW MANY UNDERNEATH THERE. >>28. >>HOW MANY ARE MISSING. >>THREE. >>SHE HAD A PICTURE OF THE SCHOOLS AND SCHOLARSHIPS BUT WASN’T SURE [email protected] SHE SHOULD SHARE. >>HE SAID SHOW THE WORLD HOW GREAT YOU ARE. SHOW THAT SOMEONE LIKE ME CAN GET INTO THE SCHOOLS AND HAVE OPTIONS FOREOURSELVES. >>I [email protected] HEARING BING, BING, BING. I’M LIKE WHAT IS GOING ON. AM I [email protected] VIRAL RIGHT NOW. >>146,000 LIKES. PEOPLE WERE RESPONDING IN A DIFFERENT [email protected] [email protected]>>IT IS CONTAGIOUS. SO MANY STUDENTS HAVE COME UP AND SAID HERE IS MY ACCEPTANCES. I WANT TO PUT THEM ON THE WALL. >>I WANTED TO INSPIRE PEOPLE AND SHOW THEM THAT YOU CAN DREAM BIG AND GET TO WHERE YOU WANT TO GO. >>Reporter: ONE TWEET ENCOURAGING OTHERS TO BELIEVE IN THEIR FUTURE TRUE. >>BELIEF AND [email protected] IS A HUGE THING. >>Reporter: I WILL BE ATTENDING SCHOOL IN NASHVILLE, TENNESSEE WITH A FULL RIDE. >>SHE IS GREAT. HERE IS A [email protected] QUESTION THA @ WE’RE GETTING. AREN’T THERE APPLICATION FEES WITH EVERY UNIVERSITY AND COLLEGE? IT CAN BE EXPENSIVE. THEY CAN BE $50 TO $60 A POP. SHE ONLY PAID FOR STAMPS. SHE JUST ASKED SCHOOLS TO WAIVE THE FEE AND THEY DID. THAT IS A GREAT [email protected] FOR YOU. SO IS THE FACT THAT SCHOOLS TOLD HER SH