This 16 year-old got into Harvard

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Graduating junior Aryton Little's fellow students at independent school TM Landry College Prep in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana gathered around as he opened his Harvard acceptance letter this week, and the subsequent celebration was something to behold.

16-year-old Louisiana high school senior Ayrton Little got accepted into the college of his dreams, Harvard University. The video shows him and his classmates waiting to see if he was admitted to the Ivy League school. Just like him, the whole room burst with happiness, chanting "three-peat".

Little shared their reaction on Twitter Tuesday.

Little told the Huffington Post that going to Harvard has always been his dream.

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What's more, his brother got accepted into Stanford recently.

I don't know how to describe it, it was the best feeling. "It still haven't been calm since my brother's acceptance Friday, but my brother and I realized that we have done the impossible". The celebratory video was posted online Wednesday, and has since been viewed more than 5 million times.

Little told The Huffington Post he plans to study math and computer science, and when he graduates wants to "find a job on Wall Street with the intention of opening a nonprofit to help children from my community get to the position that I'm now in".

He said he hopes to 'find a job on Wall Street with the intention of opening a nonprofit to help children from my community get to the position that I'm now in'.

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