McPhie enters BYU Nursing program as a freshman
Blackfoot resident and Brigham Young University (BYU) student Rachel McPhie was accepted and started in the BYU Nursing program in January.
McPhie was home schooled by her mother until the seventh grade when she entered the Idaho Virtual Academy (IDVA), and online charter school. McPhie began to study classes ahead of her grade through IDVA.
"I just started doing classes a grade a head of me so that I was able to take college classes earlier," McPhie said.
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