My parents said they don't need me to do well in school?

Just as long as I graduate high school, go to college, and attain a diploma in a career field on my choice, that's good enough for them. I'm a sophomore in high school, and throughout my entire school year, I've been making straight A's and never missing a day of school for no reason then. Had my... show more Just as long as I graduate high school, go to college, and attain a diploma in a career field on my choice, that's good enough for them. I'm a sophomore in high school, and throughout my entire school year, I've been making straight A's and never missing a day of school for no reason then. Had my parents told me this sooner, I would not be working this hard in school. I would just make C's and B's because I'm lazy. Yet, now it's too late since I'm known around school by my peers and teachers alike as being "the smart girl," much to my dismay. I just can't slack now.
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