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Up in the mornin' and out to school
The teacher is teachin' the Golden Rule
American history and practical math
You studyin' hard and hopin' to pass
Workin' your fingers right down to the bone
And the guy behind you won't leave you alone

Ring, ring goes the bell
The cook in the lunch room's ready to sell
You're lucky if you can find a seat
You're fortunate if you have time to eat
Back in the classroom, open your books
Gee but the teacher don't know how mean she looks

Soon as three o'clock rolls around
You finally lay your burden down
Close up your books, get out of your seat
Down the halls and into the street
Up to the corner and 'round the bend
Right to the juke joint, you go in

Drop the coin right into the slot
You're gotta hear somethin' that's really hot
With the one you love, you're makin' romance
All day long you been wantin' to dance,
Feeling the music from head to toe
Round and round and round we go

Hail, hail rock and roll
Deliver me from the days of old
Long live rock and roll
The beat of the drum is loud and bold
Rock, rock, rock and roll
The feelin' is there, body and soul.



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    UnregisteredOct 31, 2011 at 10:08 am
    I know some parents, whose children just started middle school. (6th grade)

    6th grade can be hard at first, but as the year progresses, the children will have to get adjusted to their new digs.
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    UnregisteredOct 31, 2011 at 10:04 am
    This song helped my get good grades on my report cards. Guess what, i passed. I loved all my teachers. I was usually a straight a student in high school. I know many people whose children or grandchildren attended.

    Elaine has two daughters in school.

    8th and 11th grade

    They attend millennium middle and pompano beach high
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    UnregisteredOct 31, 2011 at 9:58 am
    I heard this song many times, even during my high school days. My parents made sure i attended. Most of the time i was in school, sometimes i was absent because i was sick or had a medical appointment.

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