Getting to school is only part of the problem

December – in just a few months, Shiela will finally finish junior high school. She is in grade 10 and when asked how she feels that she is about to move up from junior high school to senior high school, she answered, “Happy and sad”. She explained that she is happy that she finally completed a decade of studies. However, she is sad because the future is uncertain where her education is concerned. “I might not experience being in Senior High School at all,” she expressed, teary-eyed.

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