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I Am a Catholic School Reject

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    Never Goes Away...

    I went to a Catholic school for eight years before I basically told my mother that I was most definitely going to a normal public school the next year, with or without her acceptance. I found that the majority of students at the Catholic school have horrible personalities, and...
    LiquidNight LiquidNight 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 2, 2008

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    Literally Lol

    I had the test scores for entrance into a Catholic private school. They were state in soccer and basketball so I was interested-plus the all-girls aspect helped hehe... I went on a tour of the facility. Hell to the No was my response. I was too rebellious, they denied me anyway...
    sizzzlin69 sizzzlin69 31-35, F 2 Responses Feb 1, 2013

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    I Was Abused

    I went to one back in the sixth and seventh grade before I was expelled (it wasn't for bad grades). I had to deal with abuse at home with my old stepfather and there were other students bullying me too. I told the teachers and others that it wasn't right, but was just told to...
    asert12345678 asert12345678 31-35, M Apr 29, 2012

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    In the Name of the Father...

    Go ahead and send you kiddies to a Catholic school... hehe Maybe you'll soon have your very own MSP! LMAO   I'm sure it's gotten better but boy did those nun like to hit and pull hair. Isn't there something in the bible about being nice?
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality 36-40, F 2 Responses Sep 22, 2007

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    I Escaped

    I escaped after 17 long years of catholic upbringing.  I had to because I was who I am and didn't want to go through the feelings of rejection and guilt that I had learned over those years.  The funny part is that even today I still fall back to those feeling of guilt...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 11, 2008

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    Scary Nuns

    The nuns HATED us kids. Luckily they didn't teach us and just lived in the convent there but I found them terrifying, they wouldn't speak to us, just glare at us like we were evil..*shivers*  
    AWUK AWUK 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 23, 2007

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    its not like i dont try . or i dont put myself out there . ppl just changed their minds within days . i feel like giving up . { i wont . but i jus feel like n feel yuck coz iv been...
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    Lent begins, went to Mass and got my ashes today like a good Catholic... :)
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    I was bullied all the time when I was at school.. For being small, pretty thin and because I had mostly friends who were girls. It all got pretty bad and I was glad to finally...
    ZachOrZasha ZachOrZasha 26-30, T 2 days ago

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    Cutiepeachpie Cutiepeachpie 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    I feel like im always on the wrong end of the conversation t=when the topic of school comes up, because i actually really enjoyed school. No it wasnt just because thats where all...
    firesoul07 firesoul07 22-25, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I hate school. I completely and utterly despise it at this point. I'm 15 years old, and have been battling a seemingly never-ending fight with depression and anxiety for 4 years...
    watertides watertides 13-15, F 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    When I was in middle school, people made fun of me back then just because they can. I was weak and sensitive. I realised that humans especially love to pick on those. Everyday, I...
    tobiii12 tobiii12 13-15, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    BAN PADDLING IN U.S. SCHOOLS!! 19 American states still allow children to be beaten in schools. For some reason, these states cannot see the damage that school beatings cause...
    GraceGirl1995 GraceGirl1995 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    The Gospels you included include verses that could be interpreted as heresies also! So they acted very hypocritically to reject other Gospels...The only one you should have been...
    kbpimpin87 kbpimpin87 26-30, M 4 days ago

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    adamsonmusic adamsonmusic 31-35, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    Let's discuss the difference between being punished by a teacher versus being sent to the principal (or headmaster in the UK and elsewhere) for punishment. The one and only time...
    julietx julietx 36-40, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Let's discuss the difference between being punished by a teacher versus being sent to the principal (or headmaster in the UK and elsewhere) for punishment. The one and only time...
    julietx julietx 36-40, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    I am currently a senior at the BEST high school ever. We truly aren't just a school but a community. We are all about independence, being yourself, supporting LGBT rights as a...
    Padresfan Padresfan 18-21, M 1 Response a week ago

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    to somebody who just rejected meI'm not the problem, You are.That's right, I'm through apologizing to people, I KNOW I'm rambly sometimes.I'm NOT ******* sorry though. It's part of...
    ManifestoOfThePhoenix ManifestoOfThePhoenix 26-30, M a week ago

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    I'm in 10th grade.I want to explain my school though. It's a small charter school. I only go there 2 times a week. At home I work on these packets and turn them in on the days I go...
    EnigmaticPerson EnigmaticPerson 13-15, F Feb 3

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    I realize that lately I haven't been trying very hard in school and my grades have slipped since school started this year. I was making A's and B's earlier in the year but now I am...
    youngandenergetic youngandenergetic 13-15, F 3 Responses Feb 2

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    there is something really wrong with me. i'm 20, i've just turned 20 yesterday and for some reason it's so hard for me to find someone that's head over heels for me. i've had a...
    missnicething missnicething 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 2

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    Yes because i have a spiritual illness that affects me in my daily life and i cannot cope in school with it. So i am sick in my home , my home is my hospital. So i gotta keep me in...
    Angelinawhitepromdresseveryday Angelinawhitepromdresseveryday 16-17, F 1 Response Feb 2

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    astoneduross astoneduross 22-25, M Feb 1

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    Seriously, with all the overblown drama surrounding school shootings, I think it would be a good idea for schools to practice such scenarios and prepare them for such situations...
    FluttershyLabeouf FluttershyLabeouf 18-21, M Feb 1

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    i cant i just cant i had so much advice but i am afraid of rejection and then they would laugh at me an tell everyone else and they will say ew ur ugly and i want to change my...
    genericusername23 genericusername23 13-15, M 2 Responses Jan 31

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    1/31/16....Im transferring to a new school this week on Tuesday. I guess it's better because it's closer to my house. I'm kind of nervous though because I'm pretty sure I won't be...
    EnigmaticPerson EnigmaticPerson 13-15, F Jan 31

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    Day 2.. Rejected 2.. Don't ever entertain who says "love you" with in one day.. Hehe.. **** happens..
    zmilenseor zmilenseor 31-35, M Jan 29

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    I am an Hispanic Catholic, and I am proud of both my religion and my heritage. Every day, I recite in Spanish the entire Holy Rosary of the blessed Virgin Mary, and the Rosary is...
    Salvita Salvita 13-15, M 1 Response Jan 29

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    No Places Like Home If there were any judgment I present, Lord forgive me... Coming from a Catholic community, I did converted once to a nondenominational church. Why? Because I...
    Coldrhymes Coldrhymes 31-35, M 3 Responses Jan 28

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    I got rejected thrice today.. Let's see what happens tomorrow.. :)
    zmilenseor zmilenseor 31-35, M Jan 28

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    This story describes a severe caning received by a boy aged 9 or 10 at a school in the UK in 1960 or 61. I support corporal punishment in certain circumstances, but I think it...
    martinII martinII 61-65, M 4 Responses Jan 27

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    I was not a bad kid at school and never got onto any real trouble. One day i was in assembly and when it finished the head master said i want martin styles and John cook at my...
    johnvcook johnvcook 56-60, M 1 Response Jan 26

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    Don't lie yourself girl! you are lazy for real! you can't do it for real! Why you said it was not your fault? it's not because of the weather, your illness, situation, people...
    kimlys kimlys 18-21, F Jan 26

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    I went to Christian schools from Kindergarten through my sophomore year of high school so "unfair punishments", yeah, I know all about it. Unfair was the name of their game. They...
    RustySubway RustySubway 36-40, M Jan 25

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    I once left the Catholic Church behind, because I was in search of Christ, and that's how I ended up becoming a member of a non-denominational group. For two years I experienced...
    Coldrhymes Coldrhymes 31-35, M 3 Responses Jan 25

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    A few weeks ago I was chatting with a much younger colleague at work and the subject of school punishments came up. She, being the tender age of about 25, told me how her unfair it...
    Debtor1 Debtor1 36-40, M 1 Response