Emily Pennington will be graduating from West High School next year after the SD2 school board trustees approved an amendment to modify the existing enrollment policy.

The policy now includes any student who will be 20 before September 10th of the year to be enrolled and had become know as an age out policy.

Emily Pennington, who has Down syndrome, and her parents have been in a very public arena. The school board trustees voted 5-3 in favor of changing the policy.