5+ Bold Poems About Dropping Out Of School: Going Against The Grid

According to the National Center for Education Statistics, nearly 1 in 5 students don’t complete high school on time. If you’re one of those people who decided to take your education into your own hands, here are four poems about dropping out of school that might inspire you. 

Each poem has a unique perspective on leaving high school or college, and they all offer valuable insight into what it means to be a school dropout. 

So whether you’re still considering dropping out or you’ve already made the decision, these poems will give you something to think about. Enjoy!

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We hope that these four poems about dropping out of school will help you understand what it is like to be in the shoes of someone who has made this decision. 

Of course, if you are considering leaving your education behind for any reason, we encourage you to do so with careful consideration and planning. 

It can be very hard on a person when they have gone through years or decades of schooling only to drop out before reaching their goal. 

Give yourself time to explore all your options and find an alternative route that could work better for you than just quitting altogether!

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