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9th grade essay
Nyla Paige ballard

The importance of School

School is important because it serves as the foundation of our education, School is the basic foundation of knowledge being imparted to a child. There are many reasons why it is important.

Knowledge is power, and school gives children a chance to acquire that knowledge in various fields of education. By receiving knowledge, a person is in a better position to help other people. In other words a kid could calculate his/hers taxes if they learn mathematics in school.

School is important because it helps build a good social life. Attending school gives you a chance to meet new kids your age. While some only remain classmates some get close only to become good friends for many years. Conversely, if a student stays at home all day long. their less likely to meet many such people of their age. Meeting new people and socializing broadens the parameters of knowledge.

Last but not least, school is important because, unless the pupil completes their school education, they cannot get themselves enrolled into a college. College is highly significant to success and achieving dreams. With a higher education, you can get a good job and lead a better life.

Education is the key that allows people to move up in the world, seek better jobs, and ultimately succeed fully in life.

" School prepares for the alienating institutionalization of life by teaching the need to be taught." - Ivan Illich