Video shows classmates cheering for 6-year-old boy after he finishes chemo
This video will warm your heart.
A little boy from Ohio got a wonderful surprise after he returned to school after finishing his last chemotherapy treatment.
Six-year-old John Oliver Zippay was diagnosed with leukemia three years ago and has been undergoing hospital treatment ever since.
Now that his chemo is over John Oliver was looking forward to heading back to school and playing with his friends but not before they all gave him a heroes welcome.
Warning, it's so sweet you may melt.
6-year-old boy gets standing ovation after beating leukemia
WAY TO GO! 6-year-old John Oliver just finished his very last chemo treatment and beat leukemia, so his entire school celebrated by giving him a standing ovation. https://bit.ly/2t79iTl
Posted by Fox 9 on Friday, January 10, 2020
The students of St. Helen Catholic School came out in force to give brave John Oliver a standing ovation as he walked the halls on his way to class.
According to Fox 9 the students and staff at the school felt the loss of John Oliver when he wasn't at school and are absolutely elated to have him back and healthy.
School principal Patrick Gannon was quoted as saying;
"Him having to miss some of the time was tough, but the class was just so happy to see him come back."
Since it was first uploaded the heartwarming video of John Oliver's welcome back to school has gone viral around the world with hundreds leaving comments of support;
"What a brave boy going through what he had gone through with his cancer treatment. Thank God he has recovered!
May God bless this little boy and May he go forward and have a wonderful beautiful life!"
"As a leukemia survivor myself this is inspirational. Way to go and see him so proud that he beat it!"
"You are the strongest person I know off. Great win for the little man."
"What an awesome celebration for such a brave young man."
While there may not be standing ovations every day at St. Helen Catholic School I'm sure all the students and staff will feel that every day is a win just having John Oliver back happy and healthy.