People may be skeptical about whether high school love stories are able go the distance, but in many cases these relationships can last a lifetime!
Just ask these 17 celeb couples who either started dating or first encountered their current S.O. in high school.
Thomas Rhett and Lauren Akins tried dating as teens, then reunited as young adults.
Patrick Mahomes and Brittany Mahomes (née Matthews) were each other’s prom dates in 2013 and got married almost a decade later.
Ron Howard married his high school girlfriend, Cheryl Howard (née Alley), in 1975.
LeBron James and Savannah James’s (née Brinson) romance began when they were students at rival high schools.
Kendrick Lamar and Whitney Alford went to school together in Compton and have been together ever since.
Bono walked his future wife, Ali Hewson (née Stewart), to the bus when they were classmates in the ’70s.
Witney Carson developed feelings for her spouse, Carson McAllister, during their senior year of high school.
Heather Morris wed Taylor Hubbell, whom she went to high school with in Arizona, in 2015.
Steph Curry and Ayesha Curry (née Alexander) were teens when they met, but they didn’t hit it off until they reached college age.
Jon Bon Jovi pursued his high school classmate and future wife, Dorothea Hurley, soon after her previous boyfriend was out of the picture.
Lin-Manuel Miranda had a thing for Vanessa Nadal when they were classmates, but the partners didn’t connect until years later.
Snoop Dogg’s love story with Shante Broadus (née Taylor) started at their Long Beach high school.
Clayton Kershaw was friends with his classmate, Ellen Kershaw (née Melson), until he decided to ask her out in between classes.
Jeff Daniels knew his now-wife, Kathleen Rosemary Treado, during their school days before their decades-long relationship kicked off.
Carli Lloyd has an enduring love with her husband, Brian Hollins, that started in school.
Ed Sheeran had a crush on Cherry Seaborn while they were enrolled at the same high school, and their love blossomed when they met up again years later.
Ja Rule’s wife, Aisha Atkins (née Murray), was the new girl at his school.