That said, the only acceptable ready-made set of writing prompts for use with high school students would have to be:
The University of Chicago's essay portion of their undergraduate application packet.
I want to write this essay:
How do you feel about Wednesday?And I want to assign it to a class, and engage in thought-provoking discussions that foster meaningful argument support.
And I want that one kid to stay after class to ask if she can do a different topic: