10 Movies That Make You Think High School Isn’t About Education
1. Mean Girls
In this popular movie, most of the story is centered on social aspects of school while barely brushing the surface of anything education-related.
2. Easy A
Another popular chick-flick that’s about the rumours that spread in schools, paying no heed to anything about actually studying.
3. A Cinderella Story
This high-school movie starring Hilary Duff is focused on nothing but romance, forgetting to mention whether these kids learn anything at school.
4. Another Cinderella Story
…And, of course, the sequel to that movie was very similar in the fact that it didn’t even mention education.
5. Camp Rock
This is a movie about a bunch of high school kids that sing, dance…and don’t do much else, really.
6. The Princess Diaries
While this may be an enjoyable movie for some because of the fairytale-like story, it makes it seem as if studying doesn’t even exist in high school!
7. 17 Again
This movie about a man that becomes young again is about family and friends—but gives little to no attention to the education in high schools.
This is an older movie, but is just like many modern high school movies—it’s all about love and friendship, making it seem like that’s all that goes on at school.
9. 10 Things I Hate About You
While this film can be given credit for at least mentioning Shakespeare, it still makes it seem like school is all about romance instead of education.
10. Bring It On
This high school movie focuses only on cheerleading, once again sidelining the educational aspect of high school completely.