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Perfect Attendance Scholarship

100%attendance100%attendance Registered User Posts: 1 New Member
Anyone aware of scholarships for students with perfect attendance in all school years K-12? It seems this is an accomplishment worth rewarding...

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Replies to: Perfect Attendance Scholarship

  • Going The DistanceGoing The Distance User Awaiting Email Confirmation Posts: 312 Member
    I'd say what you do there is more important than if you're there.
  • ohnoesohnoes . Posts: 1,130 Senior Member
    I'm sure someone out there really cares that you never got the chicken pox
  • wannagotocornellwannagotocornell Registered User Posts: 406 Member
    i just realized having perfect attendance since 5th has not helped in life at all. i should have just stayed home when i needed to.
  • foldingfairyfoldingfairy Registered User Posts: 1 New Member
    I'm a graduating senior who has had perfect attendence since kindergarten. Have you found any scholarships for this? Thanks...
  • kathryn07kathryn07 Registered User Posts: 316 Member
    Woah, that is an accomplishment, but I've never heard of a scholarship for it. I definately couldn't have done it though... I'm usually there if I just have a cold or something, but there have been days where I'm too sick to get out of bed, or I've just had wisdom teeth surgery, etc... You're immune system (and your teeth) must be pretty awesome.
  • dsmodsmo Registered User Posts: 1,749 Senior Member
    I haven't missed a day of high school. Pretty pathetic.

    And even though I've been there every day, due to the fact that I go to two different schools for half the day each, I've still been marked absent a couple times. (ie. ditching one school half the day to take the AIME or something at my other school). Those should all be excused though and shouldn't count against me, but whatever.
  • UltimateFrisbeeUltimateFrisbee Registered User Posts: 722 Member
    It's funny how you say "ditching school" to take a math test. lol You skip school to do schoolwork
  • m&sdadm&sdad Registered User Posts: 1,201 Member
    Our D gets one "mental health" day per semester, at her discretion. Think having the time to re-energize has helped her in school.
  • bluebayoubluebayou Registered User Posts: 24,468 Senior Member
    as a former public health official, IMO rewarding perfect attendance is just 'sick'....in over 12+ years of schooling, it is virtually impossible not to come down with some sort of virus, i.e., communicable disease, that warrants a kid to stay home. Instead, parents send their sick little kids off to school where they infect other kids, not to mention the teacher......back to regular programming.... :)
  • Drew00Drew00 Registered User Posts: 2,964 Senior Member
    I HIGHLY doubt there is a scholarship for perfect attendance. What's so special about having perfect attendence? It's not hard to do. Scholarships are rewarded typically for doing something special, like getting really high grades, test scores, or both. Not for showing up everyday.
  • dsmodsmo Registered User Posts: 1,749 Senior Member
    To be fair, I'm going to Cedar Point on senior skip day...and I don't show up on the days I don't have classes scheduled (mainly around exam time I get a day or two off). But I think they've marked me absent for this once or twice.
  • annnannn Registered User Posts: 556 Member
    haha I skipped so much school last semester
    But this semester I have exemptions so I can't skip non-AP classes :(
  • lastcall17lastcall17 Registered User Posts: 74 Junior Member
    good lord
    perfect attendance since kindergarten??
    i think i've missed more school than i've attended
    and i'm still salutatorian
    i say reeeeeelax and take a break when you need it
  • caa5042caa5042 . Posts: 421 Member
    LMAO!!!! at this thread...wow...
  • ArlenjfArlenjf Registered User Posts: 1 New Member
    hey Drew00

    Do u have Perfect attendance?!?!?!? if u dont u should shut the hell up bc u said "It's not hard to do" well if its not hard then WHY DIDNT u DO IT!!! u loser!!!people like u P*** me off!!! Practice what u Preach!!! otherwise shut the hell up!!!

    Oh and Yes i do have Perfect attendance k-12!!!!!!!!
    Suck it Drew00!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!lol
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