All posts by Caitlin Garzi

Caitlin Garzi is the Assoc. Dir. Of Digital Marketing for Cheshire Academy. She works with CAScratchUp bloggers and maintains the look and feel of the blog.

Private School Versus Public School

In comparing private school versus public school, there are many factors to take into account. Every child is different, and so when evaluating schools I encourage parents and students to look for the best fit for their unique situation, rather than an objective “best” school. That being said, there are some key differences in the private school versus public school matchup. Continue reading Private School Versus Public School

What it’s like to be rejected from your first choice school

In 2004, I was a junior in high school and ready to consider which colleges and universities I would apply to. Both my parents had not gone away to school, so we were all exploring this concept of a four year college for the first time, with the help of my boarding school college counselor. Continue reading What it’s like to be rejected from your first choice school

Why go to boarding school as a day student?

There are plenty of private day schools out there, so if you’re planning on attending a private school as a day student, should you even consider places that are also home to boarding students?

The answer is yes! There are so many reasons to go to a boarding school even as a day student, but here are just three of them: Continue reading Why go to boarding school as a day student?