All posts by Stacy Jagodowski

Ms. Jago joined the Cheshire Academy community in August 2013 as the director of strategic marketing and communications. Prior to coming to Cheshire Academy, she spent six years working in communications offices at both colleges and private school, as well as five years in admission at both boarding schools and day schools.

Are boarding schools better than public schools?

 

Every week I write about the benefits of boarding schools, but what I haven’t shared are my own reasons for choosing boarding school versus public school. I attended my local public schools through the end of my ninth grade year, but enrolled as a day student at a local boarding school beginning in tenth grade. While I can’t speak for everyone, I can give you my answer to one of the most common questions asked: are boarding schools better than public schools?

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How do I find boarding schools near me

How do I find boarding schools near me? That’s a common question asked by people searching for the best boarding schools, but who also want to stay close to home. Fortunately, we have three sites with detailed search options that will help you find boarding schools close to home. Continue reading How do I find boarding schools near me

Picking the Best Boarding School

 

It’s spring time, and that means boarding schools have sent out their acceptance decisions. Many students apply to multiple schools, which means the potential to receive several acceptances! This can be very exciting, but it also means you have to make some difficult decisions. Don’t fear though, we’ve got three tips that can help you figure out the best boarding school to attend. Continue reading Picking the Best Boarding School