Seniors Missing Out by Noah Justus
this school year is coming to a close. While some may rejoice at the idea of an early summer the
class of 2020 has other thoughts on the matter. The following statements were made by members
of the graduating class in regards to the cancellations that have been announced so far.
frustrating at points when I don’t understand my homework, I took school for granted”
elderly safe and healthy is more important to me”
all year. Spring speck and choir awards won’t be happening anymore. So not being able to
experience that one last time is disappointing.
the best of it. Bone fires, hikes to watch the sunset over the cornfield, cooking 1/2 pound burgers on
the grill, it’s the time of my life.
year, and not being able to have the common senior memories such as a prom or the senior picnic”
throughout my life”
opportunity to have a senior prom and graduate together... Corona virus definitely has our class by
a choke hold and it's a bummer... it is what it is. We all just have to push forward and look at the
last prom, the top 20 ceremony that I’ve worked so hard to achieve and to be able to walk at our
graduation ceremony. There’s so much we go to school for and to just not ever be able to do it is
stop the spread of the virus. It’s rapidly increasing and being away from everyone is the best way
to stop it, but I do miss seeing my friends and teachers throughout the regular school week.
accept the fact that we might lose those last few months with our best friends before we all split
off and go to different colleges. Even the little things like a senior picnic and or big things like prom
and graduation we might not get to experience like every other senior class has before.”
make this year and all the people I was able to get closer to. I think because of this we will make the
best of the situation and make our own new memories in ways we may not have before”
a nice 2 weeks off of school doing e-learning at home instead of waking up and going through a
school day. I think everyone has now realized that this is not as fun as we thought it would be and
we actually do miss the school day”