I Didn't Finish High School

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    I Quit High School

    I am 47, and I went all the way thru to the 12th grade with 3 months to go before graduating, and quit, got a job and got married at 17,And I regret it everyday, my son will soon be 18 and failed the 11th grade and wants to quit, and I have talked to him,about not doing it, but...
    insidemyshell insidemyshell
    41-45
    1 Response May 2, 2011

    I Quit High School!!

    yes, i did exactly that!! i was rubbish in school!! throughout all my time in school, i failed 5 different grades, and by the time i thought about quitting high school, i was 18, and even then, i still had 3 years to go, at least, until i finished!! i always felt kinda punished...
    cowshed123 cowshed123
    36-40, M
    1 Response May 3, 2011

    I Didn't Finish

    I didn't finish my life goals. Am a mom of a four moth old baby and possibly expecting another child. Am 20 years old and I will finish and get my high school diploma.
    raxanacastillo92 raxanacastillo92
    18-21, F
    Apr 27, 2012

    Not Really.

    I didn't really finish high school. I quit in twelfth grade, not too long after my eighteenth birthday, because I just couldn't handle it anymore for various reasons. I was very disappointed in myself for doing it because I had always looked down on people who quit high school...
    lyricalongings lyricalongings
    31-35, F
    Apr 23, 2010

    Unsurprising Isn't It?

    School was a nightmare for me. I was bullied right from the start, since primary school. All day, every day for ten years. I couldn't understand why my mother made me go, I thought she must just hate me that much. Crying every day, shaking, terrified at the thought of it, how...
    newmurderer newmurderer
    70+
    4 Responses May 11, 2010

    I Dropped Out

    But i did get my GED a few years later.
    frostbittensoul frostbittensoul
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Sep 1, 2010

    Best Decision Ever

    I barely went to high school.  I couldn't stand it.  I felt so confined and controlled.  My home life was not a desirable one; I often fought with my mother in the morning; this would bring me to hysterical tears and I could not fathom facing school being so...
    livelife21 livelife21
    18-21
    2 Responses Apr 23, 2010

    I Hated School

    i would all was for get to turn my alarm and my mom would get after me soooo much i all was for got to get my home work and get bad grades because of it, last year my mom just gave up and let me do what ever i would use up all my sick days and not do the last test at the end of...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Jul 10, 2011
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