Poem: The Cause of Our Stress

by Zion Trinidad, 7th grade, Sayre Elementary Language Academy



Test after test

It’s not really the best

It causes too much stress

When can we rest?

But that is what CPS wants, right?

They want the best

But how will we become the best with all these tests?

Too much stress

We need a rest

This stuff takes a toll on our young minds

Are they blind?

They are breaking our body and soul

We can’t take no mo’