Yearbook time!

I don't know about you, but I devour my school's yearbook. Everyone seems to. You see people hunched over them, writing messages and trying to spot themselves in big team shots. In my track team photo, my head is as big as a pencil eraser.

So I'm wondering, what are your rules about yearbooks? Do you ask everyone to sign yours or just friends? Can teachers sign or only students? Do you ask boys to sign or just girlfriends? What's the best thing anyone ever wrote in your yearbook? Do tell!

What about yearbook abbreviations and sayings, like SWAK (sealed with a kiss) or 2Cool-2B-4gotten? I always feel a little sad at yearbook time because everything is changing. School is ending and you won't necessarily see all the same people next year...
But then again, summer is starting. In fact, today someone wrote "HAGS!" in my yearbook. That stands for Have A Great Summer!

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Anonymous Kayla said...

This year the most popular thing in peoples year book is H.A.G.S (have a great summer)

June 3, 2009 at 6:05 PM  
Anonymous jae said...

Uhmm..I have no idea because our yearbooks haven't been made yet! They're suppose to be done by this week..? They've been procrastinating it ever since.

Buttta i think the most popular thing in yearbooks would be H.A.G.S. or something like "best wishes in h.s.//summer" and the like.

June 3, 2009 at 11:34 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

In the northern part of Georgia, kids in school got out on May,20.

June 4, 2009 at 9:40 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

year books i love then but i love this guy in my class and i miss him over the summer.

June 5, 2009 at 1:09 PM  
Anonymous imisshim said...

i had a huge problem with my yearbook! everyone marked out their face and wrote curse words and on top of that the guy i really wanted to write in it(yes i have a huge crush on him!) couldn't because everyone else was all over my yearbook! they like destroyed it! yes i know they were trying to be nice and leave me a message but i wished they would have backed off! so don't destroy peoples yearbooks!

June 5, 2009 at 11:35 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Most people put HAGS but some will write all over their pics. Oh yeah, by the way I like cheese and chocolate!

June 6, 2009 at 10:52 AM  
Anonymous Snuggles said...

Some kids will write...
This is the way I take up space.
This is the way I take up
This is the way I take
This is the way I
This is the way
This is the
This is
This
It is really stupid.

June 6, 2009 at 9:18 PM  
Anonymous Snuggles said...

Some people will write upside-down...

I'm the clown that came to town to sign your yearbook up-side down.

Then they sign their name.

June 6, 2009 at 9:20 PM  
Anonymous Snuggles said...

Yeah...imisshim is right...don't destroy people's yearbooks!

June 6, 2009 at 9:21 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I just write little notes like "C U NXT YR!" or "I know we weren't best friends, but we were still GREAT friends!!!" You get to choose who signs them. I didn't have a yearbook, but our teacher gave out "Autograph Books" for us, so I still got something like a yearbook!

Yearbooks are mainly just for people who want to tell others something before the summer, and to remember people. Who knows? You may never see the people again.

June 7, 2009 at 5:37 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I love year books to!!! I always look at my elementry school one!!

June 8, 2009 at 5:49 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Ahh, yearbooks. One of my favorite parts about school ending!
I think H.A.G.S is overused now. WRITE SOMETHING ELSE!
Anyways, yearbooks are fun, but I hate when people write on their picture or when you let someone sign it but then some other kid [you may or may not like] gets it and signs it, without asking you.
I havn't gotten my yearbook yet. I have 7 more days till school is out, then SUMMER!
:)

June 8, 2009 at 10:44 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

OMG like everyone at my school puts HAGS! And it's funny and kinda sad because everyone in The Academy (its like this program at our school where you have to be interviewed to get in and you have to stay an hour later everyday and you have to go to summer school. but it is really helpful and its not for unsmart kids) has known each other for 1 to 3 years and we are all going to different high schools! So everyone asks "what high school are you going to?" and then they put like "blah HS is better" or "see ya at blah HS!" or "i will miss you! Go blahs!"

June 9, 2009 at 7:46 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

people at my school write hags or kats. i let lots of people sign my yearbook but only if i knew them(including boys)i only let people sign who wouldn't destroy it.

June 11, 2009 at 8:51 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

its ok to ask boys to write if they do the might end up tellling you that they secratly liked you.

June 13, 2009 at 6:52 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

Alot of people at my school wrote HAKAS. I personally dont like that term. HAGS is alot better. If you dont know what HAKAS means, dont worry about it. HAHA Ummm yeah i got alot of guys to sign mine, and alot of i love you's and ALOT of numbers.

June 13, 2009 at 9:16 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

ppl wrote everywhere n my yearbook all tha pages were full I'm glad they didnt write on there pictures!!!
I'm a popular chick!!
I new that I was gonna be full!!

June 16, 2009 at 2:10 PM  
Anonymous Hannah said...

I love yearbooks! They are sad but so filled with memories. I love reading messages from teachers saying stuff like, "I enjoyed having you in my class."

June 16, 2009 at 8:20 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I'm gonna miss all my friends! Going to different highschools. I got everyone in my class to sign my yearbook. (Random: Do they have Hollister in other places other than California?)

June 18, 2009 at 1:13 AM  
Blogger Suzette said...

I is so hard to choose what my favorite year book notes are. But somehow I have to say what one of my really good friends put she put "you are my most best friend in 5th grade! See you in middle school!
<3 Remy"

June 20, 2009 at 3:16 PM  
Anonymous livi said...

omg when yearbooks come out at my school the ppl act like school is over!!! when the teacher is trying to teach us something about the nxt grade every like 2 mins she will have to say,"PUT THAT STUPID BOOK UP!!!" yea our teacher was really strict. put ppl will be attacking my yearbook i probably have almost everyones signature. omg i just remembered that this one guy he was signing my yearbook at he put " c u nxt year then we can bf and gf hugs and kisses bye." i am dead serious he put that and i dont even really know the dude i was like ok. bye!

June 24, 2009 at 1:56 AM  
Anonymous Drama Queen said...

Have a rockin' summer!
Shoot 2 the Stars!
B U!
Best Wishes!
Have a swimmin' summer!
HATS! (Have a tight summer)
You're #1!
XOXO

June 28, 2009 at 5:52 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

As I have been in a LOT of bad yearbook pictures I say that it is a good idea to go to the bathroom before you get your picture taken or else you might have a funny smile on your face. Also try not to cough or sneeze bcuz the person taking ur pic wont take two! Try not to wear big, bright colors and wear your biggest, prettiest smile!

November 12, 2009 at 9:42 PM  
Anonymous Amber said...

MY GOD I LOVE YEAR BOOKS!!look in the back of mine and its all full.I get alot of Have a nice summer,amber.and, ill miss u.and ttly.(talk to you later if u didnt no)and HAGS...i normally sign it,pce out girl scout.

November 19, 2009 at 2:24 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

one person wrote "have a nice life," on mine.

November 25, 2009 at 8:20 PM  
Anonymous A.a said...

when we got year books my teacher gave people who didnt buy one a paper.i was looking for my friends when this boy who i like came switch papers and wrote:ill miss you then right when i going switch back he wrote really little JK

November 26, 2009 at 3:45 AM  
Anonymous Carla said...

Im from Spain, Valladolid but I was born in Barcelona. Here, we dont have yearbooks. I am so bored without them.

December 10, 2009 at 2:34 PM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

i wrote: (make sure its on the back of the cover)
lookie lookie lookie
i tookie tookie tookie
the last page of ur
bookie bookie bookie
u can scream and
you can shout
but you cant tear this
last page out!
<3 my name!

May 12, 2010 at 4:50 PM  
Anonymous t-swizzle said...

we all getlas years yearbooks at the beging of the next year on the day we get our textbooks. i go to private school and we dont sign yearbooks. were awesome like dat :D

December 21, 2011 at 11:30 PM  
Anonymous Grace said...

My crush wrote in my YB (yearbook), as we passed our books around the class, he wrote: Grace, I will think of you ALL summer! xoxoxo Aiden!! Now we've been dating for 3 years!

January 20, 2012 at 8:51 PM  
Anonymous ParvatiPatil said...

What are yearbooks?? Are they kind of annual school magazines or something??

March 10, 2013 at 4:07 AM  

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