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Best Student Poems

Below are the all-time best Student poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of student poems written by PoetrySoup members

The Swarthy Bard
Math, physics, English, and so on—
     alas, are tiresome!
All the professors here go on 
     with a...

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Categories: humor, rap, satire, student,

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: student, high school, humorous, silence,

Premium Member A Golf lesson
Over fifty years have passed,
Tho’ it seems like just the other day;
My father gave me golf clubs,
“It’s a game you need to learn to play.”


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Categories: student, character, childhood, dad, dedication,

Actions Speak Louder Than Words
Actions Speak Louder Than Words

Actions versus words
Actions speak louder
Louder is figurative
Louder is expressive
Figurative language is effective
Figurative does not truly speak
Effective is deeply important
Effective is walking...

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Categories: student, teacher, words,

IQ Test
I could care less about the four 
corners of insults, 
That intelligence invites; 
It is always the first straw of 
grass that’s grows, 
which reveals...

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Categories: student, allegory, childhood, children, courage,

Walking forward but still in the same place.

Moving quickly but still stuck in a small space.

Success seems so close but something I never taste.

Time continues...

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Categories: student, depression, education, how i

She writes her songs and her poems,
not one person know 'em.
She listens to the sound of her music,
she's stuck to it like a tick.

If someone...

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© Ana Jusino  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: student, analogy, beautiful, beauty, blue,

Premium Member Our Education's Who We Are
Our Education's Who We Are
By Franklin Price

Our education's who we are
And in what we do believe
How we deal with our emotions
How we give and we...

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Categories: education, student, teacher,

A nobody 
Scared by the sound of his own voice
Following the girl home from school
In his mind this is normal
Stalking girls
He grabs her jacket
Pulling her...

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Categories: student, absence, abuse, addiction, angel,

She's broken.
She just wanted her thoughts to be spoken.
For her words to mean something,
For her words to be affecting.

But she feels worthless.
Her dream was to...

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© Ana Jusino  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: student, beauty, best friend, change,

Learning Time
Wonder, wander, list and lust
   to learn anew until you bust.
Read, search, question and look
   for paths you thought you never...

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Categories: age, student,

The Young Philosopher
In a dark corner of the library,
the young philosopher deeply thinks,
adding to the tapestry
of ancient minds that thought but failed to solve
the puzzles of reality.


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© Nick Ruff  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: student, beauty, growth, nature, philosophy,

oh these exams
wat to write wat to say..
feeling noise not to explain.......

tired of being someones always......
want to be myself for once....
in these days.....

getting busy lots of work.....

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Categories: student,

Perfect World
Perfect World

In a perfect world there would be no fear
Not in schools, in neighborhoods, churches or anywhere
In a perfect world there would be no hate

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Categories: student, america, anger, bullying, community,

Premium Member Part 2 You Have to Whistle
Neither Tray or I take any guff from adults, especially adults in authority; it’s a result of having had the belt when you are young,...

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Categories: student, child abuse, giving, i

Premium Member Ginger November
even her name evoked colorful images
Ginger November, a student of mine
quiet girl with ebony hair
a blessing to teach till family troubles intervened

divorcing parents of a...

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Categories: student, teacher,

Premium Member Let 'er rip - College Students Today
College students today are a professor's worst nightmare
   They come to class late, with ripped jeans and purple hair
Without a word of apology...

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Categories: humorous, satire, student, teacher,

Math: A Great Challenge
Math is great
At some point I could get.
How could I get rid
When it is definitely a need?
I prefer writing an editorial
Than solving a perfect trinomial.

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Categories: education, emotions, math, student,

Teacher, shall I write a sonnet
Teacher, shall I write a sonnet? Must I?
When I’m not so sure of my poetry…
Shall I write a poem of fourteen lines?
In iambic pentameter –by...

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© Mariam M.  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: student, art, fun, life, middle

The Student
Buzz, Buzz,
still tiered eyes open,
She walks down stairs, packs up, and gets on the bus,
She stares out the window wishing to spend the day there...

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© Emma H  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: student, assonance, education, high school,

My Teacher-My Role Model
A teacher in my life, 
to whom I have never told a lie.
She is the messenger of god, 
and is the role model for all.

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Categories: student, teacher,

Listen to Me
You never listen
Yes I know it's true
I see you try and deny it
How's that working for you?

I will say one thing
You will hear another
I will...

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Categories: student, abuse, betrayal, bullying, childhood,

Fake Words
Fake Words – Zamreen Zarook

God have given us mouth,
Not to speak to north and south,
Tongue is given under an oath,
So it’s our duty to protect...

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Categories: student, age, angel, beautiful, beauty,

My Father's Footsteps
I can see you up ahead of me
I am following 
in your footsteps

no matter how fast I walk
I cannot catch up 

your footsteps are bigger...

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Categories: student, birthday, caregiving, celebration, dad,

Premium Member MATH BLUES
They try to give math a happier spin
"How many times can this number go in?"
As if you are part of some numerical clique
Because you can...

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Categories: student, funny, humorous, math, school,