A Message To The Class Of 2020
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A Message To The Class Of 2020

"So I'm moving on, letting go, holding on to tomorrow." Hannah Montana

A Message To The Class Of 2020
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As the last few weeks we have with our friends and family approach, the more nerve-racking yet exciting this new journey in life becomes. Whether you're going to college, tech school, working, staying at home, or whatever it may be, our lives are going to change. It's our turn to make something of ourselves, and be the best version we can be. We are not only leaving to further our education, but to also make an impact on the world that goes beyond the high school level.

For the past 13 years we have had lifelong memories, valuable lessons, and lasting relationships that I know I wouldn't change for the world. Without them, what would we have learned? As devastating as our last few months of high school may have been, never take those moments for granted.

Although our high school years may be over, I hope we all continue to learn, make new memories, and be our best. The year 2020 might not have been all that we've hoped for, so it's in our hands to make 2021 all the better.

And as we move on to the next step in our lives, don't forget the little moments that made us who we are. Or the people who pushed us to work the hardest we can. Appreciate the baby steps in life. Most importantly, don't forget to appreciate the ones who made you, you. It's so hard to say goodbye, but the times we had will be with us forever.

Hug your parents, your teachers, your dogs, your classmates, and all of your loved ones. Make sure that they know how much it means for them to stick by your side throughout it all. And lastly, be the change you want to see in the world! Class of 2020, real hard.

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