high school

Girl Talk: Why Do Girls Slut-Shame Each Other?

There’s that scene in “Mean Girls” where Tina Fey, exasperated by the high school antics, shouts, “You’ve got to stop calling each other sluts and whores. It just makes it…

Rachel White | July 6, 2011 - 12:59 pm

Quickies: Kate Moss’ Wedding Registry Is Crazy & Peter Falk Passes Away

Kate Moss’ bridal registry for her July 2 wedding to Jamie Hince is only slightly less redonkulous than Kim Kardashian’s. Moss asks for a silk rug, Cristal champagne, and 14…

Jessica Wakeman | June 24, 2011 - 7:00 pm

Today’s Lady News: School For Teen Moms Closes In Detroit

A school for teenaged mothers and pregnant teen girls, Catherine Ferguson Academy, closed in Detroit due to budget cuts. [The Grio]
“People are going to say, ‘I gotta make a…

Jessica Wakeman | June 8, 2011 - 6:40 pm

Sex Ranking List Of Girls At High School Not Criminal, Expert Says

A 17-year-old high school student from a Chicago suburb was arrested Monday for allegedly creating and distributing a list of 50 classmates ranked in terms of their sexual desirability.

Huffington Post Weird News | May 15, 2011 - 6:30 pm

Male Student Called Out For Wearing High Heels To School

A high school boy in Tampa Bay, Florida, was asked to leave school after he wore high heels to class. No, it wasn’t because other students made fun of…

Julie Gerstein | April 25, 2011 - 10:20 am

High School Girl Fakes A Pregnancy For A School Project

Craziest. School. Project. Ever.

Gaby Rodriguz, a high school girl in Washington, faked a pregnancy for six months of her senior year as part of a school project…

Jessica Wakeman | April 22, 2011 - 3:20 pm

Cameron Diaz Bought Weed From Snoop Dogg In High School

“We went to high school together. He was a year older than me … I remember him, he was very tall and skinny, wore lots of ponytails on his head.

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | January 21, 2011 - 4:40 pm

Today’s Lady News: High School Finds List “Ranking” 50 Girls

A list ranking 50 female students and their body parts at Oak Park River Forest High School in Oak Park, Illinois, has been intercepted by administrators. The list also…

Jessica Wakeman | January 18, 2011 - 7:30 pm

Jane Aldridge Constantly Violated Dress Code—Did Your Outfits Get You In Trouble, Too?

When you’re a teenager and have a closet like Sea of Shoes blogger Jane Aldridge, you’d imagine that the high school halls would be your runway. Turns out, Jane’s dreams…

Leonora Epstein | September 28, 2010 - 6:45 pm

Girl Talk: I Should Have Dumped My High School Boyfriend

If you were porking someone the weeks leading up until Freshman Orientation and using the L-word, chances are you are “doing the long-distance thing” at college. And chances are a…

Jessica Wakeman | September 9, 2010 - 4:00 pm

What Outfit Earned Lady Gaga A Detention In High School?

Given Lady Gaga’s extravagant outfits, we’re at the point where we expect nothing less from her sartorially than innovative get-ups and out-there styles. But she wasn’t always the crazy queen…

Bianca Posterli | June 21, 2010 - 5:40 pm

High School Boys Busted For Creating A Fantasy Sex League

Oh, high school, I don’t miss you one little bit.

Last summer, virgins students at the all-boys Landon School in Bethesda, Maryland, organized a “fantasy sex league” where…

Jessica Wakeman | June 10, 2010 - 7:00 pm

Girl Talk: What Happened On Prom Night

I shouldn’t even have gone to prom with Bryan. Just a couple of weeks prior he had made out with another girl and told me the purple marks on his…

Jessica Wakeman | May 19, 2010 - 2:00 pm

At An NYC Private School, Gossip Girls Take On Project Runway

Here’s what you get for paying $30K+ to attend a posh NYC private school: an awesome fashion elective and exposure of your designs by the New York Times. At Fieldston,…

Leonora Epstein | May 13, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Girl Talk: Why I Wore A Playboy Bunny T-Shirt In High School

There’s a period of time in high school that I’m not particularly proud of and, remarkably, it’s not the time I wore sparkly blue nail polish to prom: it’s when…

Jessica Wakeman | April 5, 2010 - 4:00 pm

How Did You Get Out Past Curfew? The Frisky Shares Our Sneakiest Stories

Being a teenager totally sucked. But it especially sucked when my parents arbitrarily made up rules. Some nights they were whatevs about a curfew, but other nights they’d randomly say…

Jessica Wakeman | March 19, 2010 - 11:30 am

Mississippi School Cancels Prom Over Lesbian Date

Mississippi’s Itawamba County School District has decided it would rather cancel an entire high school prom than host one where a lesbian student can wear a tuxedo and bring a…

Newser | March 11, 2010 - 6:10 pm

“Meep!” It’s The New Word That Could Get A Kid Suspended

“Meep?” “Meep!” “Meep, meep, meep, meep, meep.” What the heck did I just say? Maybe Beaker’s friend, Dr. Bunsen Honeydew, knows. The principal of Dancers High School in Massachusetts had…

Jessica Wakeman | November 12, 2009 - 7:40 pm

Boys In Skirts, Girls In Tuxes—What’s A High School Principal To Do?

Depending on what kind of high school you attended and what part of the country you grew up in, you’re probably well aware of school dress codes: no miniskirts, no…

Jessica Wakeman | November 9, 2009 - 5:30 pm

The Most Popular Kids At Hollywood High!

Last week, 15-year-old Dakota Fanning was crowned the Homecoming Princess of Crespi Carmelite High School after cheering at the game with the other Viking cheerleaders. This is weird for a…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 2, 2009 - 6:30 pm