Common shower areas like this one at Oakfield High School are rarely used by students after gym class.
Stripping down and joining your peers in the shower after gym class is a memory that most of us would rather forget.
Decades after last stepping out of a communal shower under the watchful gaze of a gym teacher clutching a clipboard ready to check off the names of barely dampened students, readers chime in on whether hitting the showers after gym class was all that necessary - or appropriate.
It's been more than 35 years, but Kathy Kochan still remembers her first group shower in a public school during her freshmen year of high school. ...