17 Stars Who Were Kicked Out of School

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These 17 celebrities managed to get themselves into trouble in school, enough to get themselves kicked out altogether.

While some simply struggled with grades and attendance, others were expelled for some pretty terrible offenses.

You won't believe what Ryan Gosling did. And Adele? Yeah, she was kicked out too.

Is your curiosity peaked yet?

Go ahead and check out which celebrities were kicked out of school and why!

1. Robert Pattinson

Best known for his role as Edward Cullen on Twilight, Robert Pattinson was actually expelled from high school for not completing his homework. Could be worse, right?

2. Adele

Adele was kicked out of school for fighting. What was the fight about, you may ask? She was mad that someone insulted the reality show contestant she had a crush on.

3. Salma Hayek

Salma Hayek
It's true. Salma Hayek was actually kicked out of The Academy of the Sacred Heart in New Orleans for pulling pranks on nuns.

4. Owen Wilson

Actor Owen Wilson was kicked out of high school for cheating on a test, and then had to finish out his high school career in military school.

5. Lily Allen

Singer Lily Allen attended a total of 13 schools, getting expelled for everything from drinking and smoking to fighting and bad grades.

6. Charlie Sheen

Okay, so this one can't be all that surprising. Charlie Sheen was kicked out of high school for skipping classes and having bad grades.

7. Elizabeth Hurley

Actress and model Elizabeth Hurley was actually kicked out of her boarding school because her grades were too poor. She went on to be pretty successful anyway.

8. Courtney Love

Back in the day, Courtney Love was getting in trouble for things like smoking and skipping class, ultimately getting herself kicked out of high school.

9. 50 Cent

50 Cent
Rapper 50 Cent was also expelled from school. He got kicked out for drug possession, and later earned his GED while in jail.

10. Eric Clapton

Eric Clapton
Legendary rock singer and guitarist was kicked out of school for, fittingly, playing guitar too often. He just couldn't focus on class very long when he really needed to play.

11. Stephen Fry

Stephen Fry
Comedian Stephen Fry was also expelled from boarding school. Twice. After that, he stole the credit card of a family friend, getting himself into even more trouble.

12. Keanu Reeves

Keanu Reeves
Keanu Reeves attended a total of four different high-schools before being kicked out of the last one. He was quoted saying, "I was just a little too rambunctious and shot my mouth off once too often. I was not generally the most well-oiled machine in the school."

13. Snoop Dogg

It may not be suprising that Snoop Dogg was expelled from school, but what if I told you he was actually expelled from elementary school? Yep. He was kicked out for indecent exposure.

14. Ryan Gosling

Ryan Gosling
Ryan Gosling got himself into trouble at an early age. He was suspended in elementary school for bringing steak knives to school and throwing them at other children. He was inspired after watching the film First Blood.

15. Willem Dafoe

Willem Dafoe
Actor Willem Dafoe also managed to get himself kicked out of high school. But it wasn't for skipping school or having bad grades. He was kickedout for making a pornographic film.

16. Jon Bon Jovi

Rock star Jon Bon Jovi often skipped classes, but he was kicked out of Catholic school for slapping a female student. Yikes!

17. Kevin Spacey

Apparently, the House of Cards actor had a hard time keeping out of trouble when he was in school, and was expelled from Northridge Military Academy.

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