The answer was, Yes. After three days as an inpatient and many weeks of physical therapy, Alexa finally made her long-awaited return to school, walking there on her own! Her friends crowded around, thrilled that she could play with them again.
Alexa is delighted not only to be back in school with her friends, but also to resume all of her normal activities after so many months of being unable to even stand on her own. You can hear her voice in the video above.