Sunday, May 8, 2016

Songs for the End of the School Year!!!

See You Again - Carrie Underwood

Beautiful melody with wonderful lyrics, how can you go wrong with Carrie Underwood?

The Climb - Miley Cyrus

I have to say I just love this song, it is one of my favorite picks!  We are all climbing to something and Graduation is the end of on of them.

I Can Tell That we are Gonna be Friends - Jack Johnson

This would be a great pick for the end of and elementary school year.   The words describe what it is like to be at school each day!

School’s Out for SummerAlice Cooper

Classic!  I think that says enough!  This song just makes that Schools out chant official!

Hello Muddah, Hello Faddah

I laugh every time I hear this song.  I can remember being at a camp in the summer and wanting to go home.  This is just priceless, and it transcends time

Somewhere Over the Rainbow - Israel "IZ" Kamakawiwo╩╗ole

This is a beautiful little song I never get tired of hearing!  Dreams do come true!

Lean on Me - Bill Withers

Great song about friendship and being able to depend on each other.

I Hope you Dance - Lee Ann Womack

This song has a great positive vibe.

You’re Gonna Miss This!Trace Adkins

This song reminds you that you need to appreciate the moments while they are here.  Life goes too fast!

My Wish - Rascall Flatts

My Wish is used a lot at graduation, but it is still a great song.

Time of My Life

This is just a fun song that reminds you how great the moment was and what a great time you had!

I Will Remember You

A little slow but a realling meaningful song.

Good Riddance, Time of Your Life

This song is another favorite of mine, it just always seems perfect for graduation.

Vitamin C Graduation

Good beat, great words!  Thought provoking!

Unwritten, Natash Bedingfield

I love Natash Bedingfield!  Everything she sings is fantastic, this is no exception.  When you graduate you really begin with that blank page!

Firework, Katy Perry

This song just makes me want to get up and do something!  Start again!

All These Moments, Celine Dione

Slow but beautiful with wonderful lyrics.  Moments of our lives...

Breakaway, Kelly Clarkson

After graduation students leave towns and have a chance to breakaway and find their own way.

These are the Days, 10,000 Maniacs

These are the days of highschool that you will never get back but will give you great memories!

Count on Me, Bruno Mars

Sweet song perfect for elementary students!

What Time is It? High School Musical

Clock ticks down and summer begins!

In My Life, The Beatles

Another Classic! You can't go wrong with the Beatles. Great song for a slide show.

Wide Open Spaces, Dixie Chicks

All about leaving home and moving on.

I'm On Top of the World Imagine Dragons

Nice to be on top of the world.

The Best Day of My Life American Authors

Graduation is one of those best days...

Brave Sara Bareilles

Positive song about being brave and growing up.

Carry On Olivia Holt

There is always going to be an obstacle, push on.

Keep Your Head Up - Andy Grammar

You are going to turn out fine.

Little Wonders - Rob Thomas

Friendship, our live are made by the experiences we go through.

On My Way - Phil Collins

Phil Collins is always great, this is no exception, new friends and new places to see is the theme of the song!

Happy - Pharrell Williams

I just feel happy when I listen to this song.

To Sir with Love

This song is about graduating for school and appreciating the teachers who have instructed you along the way.

Sunscreen - Baz Luhrmann

This song has a great message for graduating seniors.  


  1. I personally love "What Time Is It?" By High School Musical cast. Thank you, I might play these songs in my classroom.

  2. Bruno Mars, "Count on Me" Wonderful

  3. I love this Bruno Mars song, I think I will download it! What Time is It....also fantastic! Thanks!

  4. I'm On Top of the World by Imagine Dragons
    Brave by Sara Barelis
    The Best Day of My Life by American Authors
    Carry On by Olivia Holt