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I Have Good Grades

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    Some Thoughts About Grades

    As much as I love getting good grades and feeling smart and proud of myself, I have to admit that maybe I take grades too seriously. I feel like getting good grades for me is a need. I know this is probably unrealistic, but shouldn't someone do so well for the joy of learning and...
    flyingintherain flyingintherain 18-21, F Jan 19, 2009

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    Not As Great As They Used To Be

    When I was in elementary and middle school, I got straight As. All the time, every year, always As on my report cards. Going into high school though my grades haven't been straight As. I wish they were though. I know high school is harder, so it's natural for me to be struggling...
    skyhook2612 skyhook2612 18-21, F Jun 6, 2012

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    I have put so much effort towards getting

    straight A's! I really am proud of myself, but it hasn't been easy.
    DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt DeterminedToMakeLifeWorthIt 16-17, F 6 Responses Sep 21

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