My First Day Of High School Essay

795 Words Nov 20th, 2015 4 Pages
I remember my first day of high school like it was yesterday walking into that new building with a little bit of fear and a whole lot of excitement. I got myself all dressed up in uniform and I was ready for high school lifestyle. Over those next years a lot of things changed and like it was nothing there I was facing my first day of college. Those four years of high school were to prepare me for college and I believe my time in high school did just that. In my first year of high school I changed a lot. Going from public school to a small catholic school was a big change, but one of the best decisions of my life. I was able to make new friends, excel at sports, and to have many opportunities that I would have not received at public school. In New York catholic high schools are kind of a big deal, if you were smart then you would go there, if you were good at sports you would go there, they didn’t really accept you unless there was something going for you. I went to my school to play lacrosse and basketball but more importantly to receive a better education. I remember the first week of school and not knowing that many people because every one came from different cities and towns and it actually made me become more of a social kid because well you had to be in order to make those friends. I liked to the fact that I had friends in different towns now because it gave me a reason to go out and get out of my town. The little things like this affected me in positive…

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