Young adults learn at this stage that not everything goes as they expect them to. Young men master the courage of approaching girls they like, while girls get firsthand experience of having boyfriends. They get to experience how sweet love is and how good it is to have someone, who thinks you are special and wants to be with you.
Unfortunately, it is also the time when people experience their first breakups and it is devastating.
The allies come to the aid of their comrades and they are able to ward off threats.
Rivals are the competitors, who will strive to take away anything from you, for instance, your popularity, your girlfriend or even your lunch money. When they are dealt a heavy blow, they have to get up and move on. This is the time people become acquainted with the concept of love.
The concept of life becomes clear here and the students get a glimpse of how the real world works.
Just like in real life, high school life can be grouped into two: the fun side and working/studying side with a grey area in between, for activities such as hobbies and interests.
He placed an air filled balloon on the teacher’s chair, with a cushion on top. Everything came to a standstill when a sporting action was to take place in our school.
Everyone, including parents, teachers, students and friends would show up to cheer our sports teams.
During the boring calculus classes we would pass folded notes on all the latest gossip news in school. Everyone was getting pranked, including me and we would do it beyond the school walls also.
We would be giggling through all boring classes, without a care of what was being taught. We were also very cunning when it came to pranking our fellow students. In one instance, a classmate of ours decided to prank our substitute teacher. Sporting events were the highlights of the high school life.