E47 Boxing clever

The inevitable happened at school and I was put on report.This was a big win for many teachers as I was now on the path to being expelled. When you are on the report you have to get your teacher for that lesson to sign your report sheet and comment on your behaviour.If you getContinue reading “E47 Boxing clever”

E46 Fun with Geography

We made our way to geography class and we were to be taught by Mr. Steve Kelly.It needs to be said that Steve and I are ok now and I’ve seen and spoken to him many times since leaving school. We are not at the playing golf every Sunday stage or do I have hisContinue reading “E46 Fun with Geography”

E42 Form 7.8

The school year was in full swing and we had all begun to adapt to this new way of schooling which seemed alien to what we were used to.I had my struggles with the subjects but even some of the other kids were finding it a little hard to adapt. We were class 8 outContinue reading “E42 Form 7.8”

E41 Gateacre Comp

We had been in high school for about a week and had begun to settle into our routine.All of us had got lost at least once as we would have to go to a new classroom for every lesson. Our form tutor Steve Harvey would also be our English teacher this year.This was welcomed byContinue reading “E41 Gateacre Comp”

E40 Starting High School

Before I continue with my story I want to thank everyone who is still reading and following this blog.I’ve now been writing this for ten months and still haven’t scratched the surface of my life and my story so far. Each day I’m making new memories so if all goes to plan this blog willContinue reading “E40 Starting High School”

E38 Surgery and working around a broken system

Things were getting interesting in Casey’s class. This was not positive for him whatsoever.When he had nothing to threaten the children with anymore he had started to lose power and he had to reevaluate things fast. As things were heating up in the classroom I was given a much-needed 10 days off school.I was goingContinue reading “E38 Surgery and working around a broken system”

E37 Final year of Juniors

It was time to go back to school and we were all a little excited.I still had no love for education because of my experiences but it was going to be different as we were now in our final year of Junior school. There was a tradition at the end of the school year thatContinue reading “E37 Final year of Juniors”

E36 Gordon’s World

We had finally finished the third year and we were about to be off for the summer.Except for Colomendy, the third year of junior school was pretty good.Peter Gribbon was a nice teacher and although football-mad he wanted to get the best from you. He lost his temper a couple of times but it wasContinue reading “E36 Gordon’s World”

E33 Colomendy

The coaches pulled off away from the school and everyone was excited to be away from home for the first time.There was a couple of kids crying as they got on the bus and who cried a lot throughout the whole trip. At the time we thought this was hilarious and everyone at the backContinue reading “E33 Colomendy”