Utah girl jumps for joy upon learning of her adoption

Courtesy Jackie Alexander & American Heritage of South Jordan

Courtesy Jackie Alexander & American Heritage of South Jordan Courtesy Jackie Alexander & American Heritage of South Jordan

Over the past two years, the 11-year-old and her family had grown close to the office manager at her school. "She was just so anxious and didn't want her to wait any longer, so that's where I got to play a small part".

Fisher and her husband will adopt Tannah after being her foster parents for two years.

In a now-viral Instagram post, Alexander shared footage of the moment caught by the school's security cameras. She just held me tight. So when the adoption went through last Monday, Tannah's mom let Jackie Alexander break the happy news.

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She told KSL she wanted to share the video of Tannah to show that there's still positivity in the world.

"They are just caring, loving, they take really good care of me", said Butterfield. In 12 years at this job, this is by far my best moment ever!

Tannah's joy is apparent in the video, where she leaps into Alexander's arms, kicking her legs up and down.

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To tell a young lady that she gets her family always takes the cake. "I can't depict that hug...and thank sky her mother wouldn't fret that I kissed her a million times, and a million more after the film cuts off".

Jennifer Fisher says "I just idea gracious, my gosh".

"All that excitement, joy and happiness that you see in Tannah went right through to me", Alexander, 45, told ABC News today.

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