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Olathe mother of 4 completes high school diploma through state program

  • Mar'Shun Oliver
  • April 12, 2021

Olathe, Kansas Apr 12, 2021 — An Olathe mother of four is taking the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic and turning them around to achieve a life-long goal.

Kelly Morse, 36, is about one week away from earning her high school diploma. She left school when she was pregnant with her son, Jordan.

“I just really, honestly never thought this day would come as I just kept creeping closer to 40,” Morse said.

She lost her job at a restaurant at the beginning of the pandemic and decided to go back to school….