It's high school scheduling here and next year for the first time and only time I will have two daughters in high school together. My heart is tugging a bit at this thought because my baby will be a freshman and I will have my second senior year to enjoy. My first senior year experience involved scheduling a double late start. Our students can plan late starts and early releases for up to two periods. I anticipated one of these options being presented to me for our second senior year...
A: "Mom, can you look at my schedule."
Me: "It all looks good but I don't see a late start or early release. Did you want to do that, N did."
A: "Why would I do that, there are things I want to learn about."
She stopped me right in my tracks. I think my reply was, "Oh, okay." I should of stopped and shouted, "YAHOO - I have a daughter who chooses to learn. I have a daughter who wants to learn. I have a daughter who enjoys learning." "You go girl, soak it all in and enjoy your senior year of high school."
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