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  • Another Phony Day at School by Holden Caulfield

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    Another Phony Day at School by Holden Caulfield There's nothing I hate more than school. Wherever you look; the halls, the cafe; the classrooms, all you see is phonies. Always fixing their hair, wearing their perfect clothes and perfect shoes. Carrying their goddam perfect purses. They make the already terrible school day even worse. Even the teachers are phonies. All of them, especially my 4th period teacher. I don't even know her real name. We just all call her old Doc. Boy, did I hate

  • school days

    1490 Words  | 6 Pages

    coming to the end of high school and to the beginning of my college education, it scares me to death. Going to school has been one of my biggest priorities and the most routine part of my life for the past thirteen years. I have many more years to get through, but the years that I spent in elementary school and junior high were the most memorable. I have learned so much since then, it has made me a different person today. I have so many memories from my earlier years in school. I especially remember

  • School Days

    545 Words  | 3 Pages

    time in my life is a despair and a profoundly deep sadness. Depression and lack of self worth drove me to the edge. Of a razor blade... But that is a different story. . . For another time. I hold on to the way I was treated for being myself to this day. I don't trust anyone, rarely do I even trust my own decisions. I make acquaintances, but rarely do I make friends, I don't like to be in groups of people larger than 5 including myself. I don't tell people much about me. Rather I give them some psycho

  • The Benefits Of School Days

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    Americans always seem to be in a rush, getting to work on time, taking their children to school, making it to doctors appointments or simply just running errands on a daily basis, teenagers are always on a rush as well, managing to get to school before the bell rings and trying to get to class on time. The bell rings, barely audible due to all the loud talking, students are not in their seats yet, meandering around the classroom as if they were still out at their lunch break, just as the teacher

  • School Days are the Happiest Days of your Life?

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    School Days are the Happiest Days of your Life? When I was given this assignment, my initial reaction was this is easy! Half an hours writing- homework complete. Fifteen minutes later I find that it is incredibly difficult to sort out the jumble of thoughts, memories and feelings, that are fighting each other in the race to be the first to blot this pristine white page.(melodramatic, but true) I suppose I could take the easy way out, and write that looking back; my school days were happy

  • Nicholas: First Day of School in a New School

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    “It is another school and another group of people to reject me.” I thought as I walked slowly toward the classroom door. With each step the classroom door got closer and closer. The light weight of my book bag suddenly felt heavier. Finally, I got to the door and opened it; revealing the big room that would be my home room for the rest of the year. The second I walked into the room, it was obvious that I was different. The first thing that tipped me off was my clothing. I was wearing a bright red

  • Longer School Days

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    Longer School Days Schools are so much a part of our society, so the accurate length of school days is extremely important. Public opinions on the length of the school days are different. There are a lot of parents and professors concerned that it is hard for children to go to school early in the morning and stay there the whole day. On the other side, some professors try to force students into a nine hour school day. Not so many years ago, school was a main part of my life, and the school days’

  • Kickoff to the School Day?

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    Sleep Medicine, Children’s National Medical Center stated that, “There’s no question that later [school] start times pose significant challenges and barriers, … but [making a change to the these start times] is something within our control, something we can change to make a significant impact on the long-term health of children” (Clarkson para. 29) The issue regarding when the start to the school day should begin may not seem like a threatening topic that drastically affects our lives, but as Owens

  • The First Day of School

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    Shameka Jones is a high-school gymnast and a secret crime-fighter, and Ron is her faithful sidekick. Ron has a pet rat named Tyron. It's a new school year but the start of a fun year is ruined when Ron finds out he's moving to Peru. Meanwhile, Dr.Shmerkovisky, Clark, Pique, and Sir Flannery Hilderbrand team up to steal the Time Tiger, a small statuette used to travel through time. With help from her computer guru named Tyson and her friend Sheridan, Shameka follows the villains to Norway as they

  • The First Day of School

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    head. I sluggishly pulled myself out of my bed and dragged myself to my closet. The words, first day of school moaned ghastly in my head. Summer was uneventful and school was just going to be hell. I picked out an old, worn out flannel and a pair of jeans to wear. Not rushing at all, I struggled to put the raggedy clothes on. They smelt like horrendous lies and rumors. Exactly what this state and my school are built on. The kitchen was empty, signaling that I was the only one awake. I looked in the