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21 Signs You Took High School Way Too Seriously

First one to class, last one to leave.

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1. You asked if extra credit was available even though you were already acing the class.

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2. You were that person who reminded the teacher about the homework.

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You worked really hard on that assignment, OK??

3. You asked about the final exam on the first day of school.

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4. Teachers eventually stopped calling on you to give other students a chance.

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5. You felt like the world was going to end every time you got an A-.

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6. And being on the honor roll was just a given for you.

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7. School nights were a sacred time for studying and sleeping. Anything else was unheard of.

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8. And you needed your weekend to get ahead on homework.

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9. Dating would have just been a distraction from the valedictorian race.

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And you needed to win.

10. Unless it was study dates, of course.

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11. You HATED group projects because everyone just assumed you would do all the work.

I mean, you did. But still.
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I mean, you did. But still.

12. You took a lot of pride in your perfect attendance record.

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13. The mere thought of Senior Skip Day filled you with anxiety.

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"I can't miss class today! We have a final in two weeks!!!"

14. You were better friends with some of your teachers than with your classmates.

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15. And you felt betrayed when a teacher went off on a tangent during the lecture.

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16. You got picked first as a lab partner and last in gym class.

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17. Your study guides were coveted by everyone in your class.

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18. And you made extensive flash cards to go along with them.

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You could never be too prepared.

19. But you still had a breakdown every AP test period.

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To be fair, you were taking 10 APs.

20. You took the SAT and the ACT, just to be sure.

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21. And even after you got into your dream college, you still worked just as hard.

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