Girl Banned from School for Act of Solidarity Encourages Friend During Treatment


Photo: KDVR

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

DENVER, (KDVR) –  The school that banned a 9-year-old Kamryn Renfro from class Monday because of her support for a friend who is fighting cancer has changed it’s tune, but Kamryn hasn’t been back to class yet.

Instead, Kamryn has been with her friend, Delaney Clements, at Children’s Hospital in Aurora. 11-year-old Delany started chemotherapy for her fourth relapse of stage-four neoblastoma, a rare childhood cancer.

“They just wanted to be together and hang out,” said Kamryn’s mom, Jamie Renfro.

“These kids taught adults a lesson–that caring and compassion is far greater than what the hair on your head is doing,” said Campbell.

Read more about the story from our sister station KDVR and find out what the girls have planned next by clicking here.

Trending Stories

Latest News

More News