After practicing with the cheerleading squad all summer, Grace Key was ready to get on the field and support her high school. But the Georgia girl, who has Down syndrome, wasn’t allowed on the squad, her family claimed.
Supporters created a Change.org petition, “Let Grace Cheer” that gained over 5,390 supporters, News Channel 9 reported.
“People with Down syndrome have feelings, and yesterday Grace’s feelings were hurt,” the petition read. “If you know how Grace was treated wrong like I do, please speak up to your school officials.”
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