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Best High School Poems

Below are the all-time best High School poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of high school poems written by PoetrySoup members

Premium Member Time Machine
Ride with me on my time machine to a different time and place
Return with me and let me see if I can put a smile...

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Categories: high school, nostalgiamom, me, night, candy,
Form: Couplet

hahahahaha i have no idea what to title this
help mrs. muse is gone and my mind is shooting blanks 
my friend called inspiration is trying to walk the plank 

motivation just married mr...

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Categories: high school, introspection, friend, friend, high
Form: Rhyme
Letting Go
Their lives begin, that special day
Your hardest job, is on the way.
Walking and pacing, all night long
Knowing that one day, they’ll be strong.

Watching them crawl,...

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Categories: high school, family, life, teen, timeparents,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member LOVE at FIRST SIGHT
Love was in the air when he laid eyes on her.
Childhood; elementary and even high school with her.
Walking towards her, he greeted her.
Anxiety spiraled as...

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Categories: funny, god, high school,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Indelible
I was seventeen, had one year left of high school and a boyfriend I didn't even love. It was the end of summer, and I...

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Categories: happiness, high school, lost
Form: Narrative





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Categories: dedication, god, high school,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member Johnny Had A Girl
Johnny was my best friend through our early teenage years;
Wherever one of us went the other could always be found near;
Until he found a girlfriend...

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© Joe Flach  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: high school, death, friendship, song-lyrichome, home,
Form: Ballad
I stand at the front of the exam hall, which is in total silence.
Grey desks stretch out in neat rows   - 
they remind...

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Categories: high school, humorous, silence,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Riding Misty
Though Santa never responded to pleas
There was just one gift on my list each year
A horse that could run at the speed of light
A bold...

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Categories: high school, adventure, animals, happinesshome, home,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member To My Teenage Self
It's OK
that you don't have much to say
Your words are kept on paper
For your eyes to savor
It doesn't matter that your best friends
Are Agatha Christie...

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Categories: confidence, encouraging, high school,
Form: Rhyme
love kills
I just got to the grave today, death was given to you by my infidelity.

Along the way alive, my soul was given death.

Thy Ishq ruined...

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Categories: high school, black love, break up,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member Now It's Our Turn
You're smiling ...
I'm staring at you
I know you know that I know
That you like me ... that you REALLY like me
Wendy told me, and Linda...

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Categories: high school, crush, dance, girlfriend, high
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Dad's Last Ball Game
Being the shortest in my high school gym class
Attempts to play basketball brought no success
Broke my finger while trying to catch a pass
Leaping to take...

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Categories: high school, father, sportsdad, basketball, dad,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member Cruisin' the Drag
Sipping cherry limeade, driving in the car parade, 
we're cruising in the Lone Star state.
Didn't want a bucket seat; the thing it couldn't beat, 

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© Roy Jerden  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: high school, car, funny, growing up,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member The Azalea City is My Hometown
I come from Valdosta, Georgia, the lovely peach state,
Where everyone uses a southern drawl to communicate.
Valdosta is known as the “Azalea City” for its gorgeous...

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Categories: adventure, flower, high school,
Form: Bio

In one clasps of our hands
Suddenly the murmurings
Are becoming warm and intense
As boldness left behind dumbness
As together now we sing melodious

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Categories: high school, lovesweet, sweet, together, high
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Bench of Memories
There's a bench at the high school where I graduated
The wood is cracked, chipped and all weather faded

But in its prime, there each morning faces...

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Categories: high school, memory,
Form: Couplet
The Soldier's Way
When my son was small he and his friends loved to play marines
A brown eyed soldier dressed up in his helmet and his jeans
I asked...

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Categories: high school, dedication, loss, warson, school,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Not Today, Not Anymore -

For 15 years I have tolerated,
calculated, anticipated, sublimated workplace degradations, derisions,
subversions towards my character,
not today, no more,
yes, my pride has become livid, swollen like a...

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Categories: high school, business, work, me, work,
Form: Epic
Every Day
Slow is the sun knowing that I am already awake...
Unwilling are these eyes to search that which has already been seen
Now, time waits upon my...

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Categories: high school, life, sadlife, life, sun,
Form: Acrostic
In Chibok,
An IED finds it way 
Into the mind of a savage sect
And made good use of the emptiness.

In helplessness,
Some school girls are bundled up

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Categories: high school, angst, bereavement, betrayal, high
Form: Blank verse
The Day I Learned
The day I learned,
you were in love with
I cried.
The day I learned,
none of it was real,
I cried for weeks.
The day I learned,
you never loved...

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Categories: high school, addiction, boyfriend, break up,
Form: Free verse
Purveyor of Ecstasy
Miles in a coaster, a day and hours elapsed, 
Felt the utmost relief when the whirling wheels halted; 
So weary and dizzy, even a smile...

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Categories: high school, appreciation, beauty, education, environment,
Form: Quatrain
Shortest Love Story
Our elbows collided, 
'cause my desk is wrong-sided.
Made for a lefty, 
When I write
with my right....

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Categories: high school, care, celebration, child, courage,
Form: I do not know?
Premium Member Random Entries From My Diary
"I never travel without my diary - One should have something sensational to read"
...Oscar Wilde, 1891

30 May 48:  I graduated from high school today...

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Categories: high school, funnyschool, family, family, may,
Form: Couplet