Personal Statement : High School Essay

938 Words Feb 9th, 2016 4 Pages
I’m going to start off by saying that I wasn’t a very logical kid in high school. I tried so hard to be someone I wasn’t. You defiantly can’t change the past, or even predict the future. But, you can control what you have right now.

My grades in school started to get very bad. Because I wanted that I don’t care about school vibe to come off. I eventually failed every single one of my classes freshmen year of high school. The worst part was that I was a completely different person to my parents and family. We all went to church and I was there perfect little girl. They couldn’t understand why I was failing all my classes. I was really just trying to fit in somewhere. I read somewhere that you have to find yourself and who you really were.

I really don’t understand why I didn’t try as hard in school because it’s not like I had a bunch of friend and partied a bunch or did drugs or anything bad. I just started to get depressed because of the people I hung out with. It was there norm, they were cool older kids.

But sophomore year came around and I was still hanging out with the same people but I was slowly learning at how stupid I was. Throughout high school I learned to just not try so hard and focus on what’s really important.

The moment when I actually realized all of what I was trying to live by is actually bologna was a field trip I took in high school with my fellow orchestra classmates. Our orchestra got the opportunity talk and meet a professional…

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