Teen with Down syndrome breaks down in tears after being named Homecoming Queen

Emma Wright, an 18-year-old with Down syndrome, was tearfully crowned Homecoming Queen at East Forsyth High School in North Carolina. Her classmates, acknowledging her positive spirit, chose her for the honor, a move that speaks volumes about the inclusive atmosphere at the school.

The emotional moment when Emma, accompanied by her father and amid her fellow cheerleaders, heard her name, was captured in a touching video. This footage has since touched hearts worldwide, showcasing the school’s camaraderie and acceptance.