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Have you ever had a seizure at school?


Yes, many. I went to my math mid-term. Did like half of the multiple choice and I looked out the window on the side of the room and I went into a seizure. My teacher looked at me and she said “Jen, stop daydreaming.” And I didn’t get out of the seizure. My friend looked over at me and she’s like “Jen, Jen” and she snapped her fingers and clapped and I’m like “What? What happened?” “You’re in a midterm and we have like 45 minutes left” and I’m like “Oh God”. I tried to finish as much as I could. I didn’t finish. I ended up failing the midterm and my teacher calls the house the next week and says “Jen failed her midterm. I’m not going to give her a make-up.” My Mom ended up calling our Vice Principal and saying “I want my daughter out of this class because this lady does not understand what’s going on with my daughter.”


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