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1.
an essay only written in nhs for to torture the studnets. usually it combines acpects of hisotory and grammar along with a good analysis and its can affect ones grade up to 15%
After the long process of correcting the anchor essay all the grades were lowered by a facotr of 1/3
by John December 08, 2003
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2.
An essay that is worth a good percentage of your grade in 2 or more classes. An Anchor Essay usually combines aspects of those classes, and is graded by the teachers of those classes.

Also known as "Sunshine Essays"
When the History teacher set the due date for the Anchor Essay, the class groaned.
by Grr December 04, 2003
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3.
FREAKING ESSAY THAT CAN LOwER yoUR GRADE...
My Anchor brought my grade from an A to a B-
by IRVINE ! December 08, 2003
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