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High School Senior Year

The Truth About Senioritis

Kat Cohen | Posted 01.22.2016 | College
Kat Cohen

After months of preparing for the college admissions process, hitting 'submit' on that last college application can feel like collapsing across a huge finish line. What many students fail to realize, however, is that completing applications isn't the end of the journey - it's just the beginning.

To The Parent Of A High School Senior

Kara Lawler | Posted 08.17.2015 | Parents
Kara Lawler

Every year, I watch seniors crash and burn into a puddle of tears under the pressure of what comes next, but I hear how you have held them as they have cried. If they're honest with me, they admit how they enjoyed being your baby again.

How To Survive The Senior Year Stressfest

Maureen Anderson | Posted 11.12.2014 | Parents
Maureen Anderson

The same way I didn't want to look back on Katie's last year at home with regret for having spent it stressing out about college, I didn't want to look back and think we spent any spare time boo-hooing that time was winding down.

The One Question I Want You To Stop Asking Me

Taylor Blatchford | Posted 02.19.2014 | Teen
Taylor Blatchford

The question itself is easy enough to answer, even for a senior as uncertain as I am. What bothers me so much is the concept behind the question: that the future is much more important than what's going on right now.

How To Leave High School With No Regrets

Annie Schugart | Posted 10.27.2013 | Teen
Annie Schugart

We have all heard it: these are supposedly the best four years of our life. But are these years we spend monstrously walking the halls of high school really the best years we will ever live?

8 Dos And Don'ts For The End Of Senior Year Of High School

| Posted 04.01.2013 | Teen

By Jessica Salerno That old cliché "So close you can almost taste it," has never seemed so true. High school graduation is only a month or two awa...

The Epidemic That Is Senioritis

Savanna Mesch | Posted 12.15.2012 | Teen
Savanna Mesch

I hope all the other class of 2013-ers can relate to this. Or if you've graduated you can probably remember this absolute horrid feeling. How do you deal with symptoms of senioritis? Is there a cure?