The first thing that most of my teachers warned my classmates and me about when they handed out their syllabuses at the beginning of the school year was that “there is no such thing as ‘senior spring.’”
As my life has progressed and technology has advanced to the point of being almost completely ubiquitous, it’s become remarkably more challenging to find times when I can step back from it all for a moment of peace.
This spring break, while the lucky few spent their days lying on sunny beaches, hitting the slopes, or even binge-watching Netflix, I rode in the front seat of my family’s SUV looking at colleges.
The second semester senior is notoriously unmotivated, sick of classes and ready to finally leave school. For years, seniors used to be trapped in the walls of Greenwich High during the end of their high school career but now, starting in mid-May, seniors will be released for the senior internship program.