FRAMINGHAM — Stacy Santos refuses to be defined by her incapacity. She’s a shortly-to-be graduate of Joseph Keefe Technological High Faculty.

Santos, 18, graduates with the rest of the Class of 2021 at 6 p.m. Thursday at the Warren Meeting Center in Ashland.

“I overcame a incapacity,” Santos stated, 1 that place a assumed in her head when she was youthful that “I seriously did not believe graduation was portion of my potential.”

Santos was diagnosed with dyslexia about 10 years back. The disorder makes reading through difficult owing to complications figuring out speech appears, and finding out how they relate to letters and words and phrases.

There is no remedy.

Successful blend

With a combination of resolve and loving help from her mom, Santos progressed from a youngster who doubted her talents to a single who values her tutorial and artistic strengths.