19 year old with Down Syndrome stole the show by jumping across his graduation

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Meet Carlos Neira, a 19 year old from Midland, Texas. He’s also known as “Mr. Joyous” and he’s become quite the internet superstar.

In the video, Mr. Joyous celebrates his graduation by getting up on the stage, filled with excitement. As soon as he stepped on the stage, the whole auditorium started cheering along with Carlos.

The crowd couldn’t help but cheer along as soon as they saw him step on the stage. At one point, the faculty members on stage can be seen jumping with joy as well.

The heartwarming video was posted on Facebook by the Midland Independent School District with the caption:

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“One of the greatest things about being part of graduation is celebrating the accomplishments of our students.”

“We wanted to share a video with you of a very special graduate, Carlos Neria, who danced across the stage with the greatest joy and enthusiasm as he received his high school diploma!”

We are so proud of you Carlos and proud of all of our 2018 graduates!”

Thanks to Midland Independent School District for capturing this amazing moment!