SEVERE depression thirteen yr boy

Patient

Q: Do I have serious depression? I am a 13 year old guy .I have been feeling worthless lately and nobody seems to care about me.i have trouble getting to sleep or drastically over sleep. People say that lately I have been slow and irritable.My grades used to be so important to me and now I'm barely getting by.I fall asleep in random classes so I don't know am I okay is this normal or am I suffering depression?

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