Essays Tagged: "school career"

Oscar Howe

ndian, born on the Crow Creek Reservation in South Dakota in 1915. Howe attended the Prierre Indian School until he reached 18-years of age. Then he went to the Santa Fe Indian School to finish his hi ... of age. Then he went to the Santa Fe Indian School to finish his high-school career. While in high-school, Howe was already doing exceptional work following the studio style of art. He had exhibits s ...

(4 pages) 116 0 4.4 Feb/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

Marijuana

something I pulled from the Washington Post about a month ago. The article stated that '68% of high school seniors admitted to trying marijuana at least once during their high school career.' The arti ... would ease the fears of parents not living in the troubled areas. More importantly, it would allow school officials, drug enforcement officials, drug counselors, etc., to focus their attention and di ...

(3 pages) 32 0 4.2 Nov/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

Friends

n the opinions of many, there are three types of friends. They are the aquaintinces he/she makes in school, the friends he/she looses as one grows, and bewt friends who may stray, but never too f ar a ... who may stray, but never too f ar away.First of all, there are those friends that are only seen in school. Seeing them on the street is like they are not even there. One may have known them throughou ...

(2 pages) 147 0 3.9 Oct/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Our Day Out Essay

Willy Russell was born in 1947 at Whiston near Liverpool. His school career in the 'D-stream' was undistinguished and as a result, he left school with one O-level ... n the trip and have contrasting personalities to one another. Mrs. Kay believes that the point of a school trip for the progress class students is to have fun and to enjoy themselves. On the other han ... will not benefit greatly from the authoritarianism of Briggs. Mrs. Kay believes that the point of a school trip for the progress class students is to have fun, after all, 'there's no point pretending ...

(12 pages) 92 1 4.6 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

A personal tragic event (house burning down).

The FireI was on my way back home from the second week of my middle school career. I was limping as I walked with a textbook in one hand and a trumpet case as heavy as ...

(2 pages) 33 1 3.5 Sep/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Community Hours.

One of the most influential activities during my high school career was a project called "Helping the Children". This project was carried out at Coral Way ... l from January 2, 2002 to March 24, 2002. During that time I tutored six grade students in an after-school care program. Through out the project I helped the kids with their schoolwork, and also took ... , as well as taking them to the library.For two months, I went three times a week to the elementary school where I tutored about thirty children. It was during two hours a day that I would help the ki ...

(2 pages) 29 0 4.3 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Society and community

Eleven Seconds: Autobiography of Travis Roy - Book Report

, Eleven Seconds, has three parts. In the first part, Travis tells about his childhood and his high school career. He reminisces about the fun he had playing little league hockey and how he would help ...

(2 pages) 30 0 5.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Michael Vick

gh, he became a disciplinary problem so his mother Brenda encouraged him to get involved with after-school activities. After he moved to Warwick High School in 1994, he devoted himself to football eve ... oted himself to football even though he showed talent in baseball and basketball.During Vick's high school career, his football talent began to shine. Under the guidance of his coach, Tommy Reamon, a ...

(2 pages) 37 0 3.0 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers

Reflective Essay

e likely to fail. We need practice in all areas of are life, weather it be playing an instrument or school work. Since I started my high school career I have been practicing for college and also the r ... r I have been practicing for college and also the real world as well. Through my practicing in high school I've improved my skills in a variety of areas. However there are some things that I'm still w ...

(3 pages) 82 0 3.0 Jun/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

"Sixteen Candles" and the 80's.

e if anything could be gotten from this movie, I would say that it actually portrays what many high school-ers believe as far as the significance of their high school career as it pertains to their li ... chool career as it pertains to their life. For me, now in college, it seems that everything in high school doesn't matter anymore. My friends and other associations are almost long since forgotten eve ...

(2 pages) 21 0 4.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

My National Honor Society (NHS) Essay

demonstrated all four principles: scholarship, leadership, character, and service.During my high school career, I have put a lot of effort into my schoolwork and have challenged myself with many ad ... sfully been competing with other students for the top position in certain subjects since elementary school. I have received the Honor roll every year since I moved to the United States. Being selected ...

(2 pages) 37984 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

Finishing High School

The task of finishing high school and earning a Diploma is an important goal in every students high school career. There are nu ... ng a Diploma. There are also many negative aspects of not earning a diploma. Completing high school and earning a diploma reaps bountiful benefits, both long and short term. For example, when a ... ploma. The majority of business today look specifically for a diploma. By earning a diploma in high school, one gets a jump on life in whatever they do. Wither it be going to college or joining the wo ...

(2 pages) 41 0 5.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Geoffrey Chaucer

g but a title, a thing that no amount of money could buy. At seven years age Chaucer started school. There is not much known about Chaucer's school career; however it was obvious that he was a ... alian, and Latin. Members of his household were fluent in English and French (Malcolmson 12). After school Chaucer worked as a page in the home of the Countess of Ulster. In 1367 he a squire working i ...

(3 pages) 7 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Ray Douglas Bradbury

934 the Bradbury family moved yet again, but this time to Los Angeles, California.Ray attended high school in Los Angeles. He graduated in 1938, finishing his formal school career. Bradbury decided th ...

(2 pages) 534 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Untitled

934 the Bradbury family moved yet again, but this time to Los Angeles, California.Ray attended high school in Los Angeles. He graduated in 1938, finishing his formal school career. Bradbury decided th ...

(7 pages) 17 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy

My Life After High School in the Real World

riting this career essay to express my interest in m career plans after graduating from Revere High School, class of 2004. My plans directly after high school include attending Ohio State University. ...   I have already, and will remain preparing for this specific chosen field all throughout my high school career. As a freshman at Revere High School, I went to work with a well-known Cleveland photo ...

(1 pages) 19 0 4.4 Feb/2008

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists

College Essay

challenges in my life but one that sets it self from the others is my junior to senior year in high school. In the beginning of my high school career I had not known how important my studies we ... ested one time when my friends were getting together and going to Astroworld on Halloween. It was a school night and I had a chemistry test the next day, which I had to study for. I was very excited t ...

(2 pages) 56 0 1.7 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Carrol Shelby

ether at the track. When Carroll was seven, his family moved to Dallas, Texas he completed his high school career in Dallas, and then enlisted in the United States Air Force, and served the duration o ...

(5 pages) 1344 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Obituary

ry Nelson Gregory H. Nelson, 15, of Almena died on Wednesday, April 24, 2002 at Barron High School with causes unknown. Local authorities suggest a possible drowning in the boy's urinal. ... town of Barron, Barron Co., Wis. to Duane and Theresa Nelson. He was in sports throughout his high school career. He was in football, wrestling and track. Greg was a student at Barron High Sch ...

(1 pages) 9 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

What are the major issues facing students in the transition to tertiary study? How should students and universities respond to these?

her. Many students who start tertiary studies face issues when going through the transition of high school to tertiary education. These issues are usually related to change and adjustments into tertia ... s insufficient to ease the transition between secondary education and tertiary education. Secondary schools can play an enormous role in guiding and making sure that students are taught the necessary ...

(4 pages) 29 0 0.0 Mar/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education