Guyanese teen accepted at 21 colleges in US – including all 8 Ivy league schools

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Kelly Hyles now has to figure out which offer to accept.


NEW YORK, United States, Wednesday April 28, 2016 – A Guyanese teen is being hailed as extraordinary, after gaining admission to all eight Ivy league schools in the United States.

Kelly Hyles, who moved to the United States in 2009 at the age of 11, has received 21 acceptance letters, including from Harvard, Yale, Brown, Princeton, Columbia, Dartmouth, Cornell and the University of Pennsylvania.

Hyles says she’s leaning towards Harvard, but she’s yet to make final decision. She wants to become a neurosurgeon.

Watch her story below:

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