May 20, 2014
NEW — 12:18 p.m. May 20, 2014
As always, the school year has miraculously flown by. A mere four and half weeks remain until the beginning of summer break.
It is particularly common for students to slack off around this time of year, which is entirely understandable. The sunshine calls you outdoors and, in the heat, an ice cream run never sounds better. Plans for summer distract you, and it has become exceedingly challenging to concentrate on your work.
Seniors especially have difficulty focusing, with prom and graduation fast approaching. Besides, they’ve already completed the college application process, so why keep up the grades?