Category Archives: The Boarding School Blog

Eight Types of Boarding Schools You Didn’t Know Existed

There’s a common misconception that all boarding schools are the same. In fact, there are a slew of different types of boarding schools available for you to attend depending on your learning style, interests, and more. From college prep and single-gender schools, to athletic and arts-focused schools, there are boarding schools for everyone. Check out these types of boarding schools that you might not have known about: Continue reading Eight Types of Boarding Schools You Didn’t Know Existed

Philanthropy at Private Schools: A Culture of Giving Back

Did you know that an important part of the private school culture is the concept of philanthropy?

In fact, most private schools, both boarding schools and day schools, are registered non-profit organizations and rely on the charitable giving of their constituents to make it possible to operate annually. These institutions also involve students in community service efforts in which students find ways to support not only their school communities, but their towns, states, and even the world. How can you be philanthropic at your boarding school? Below we’ve listed out several ways that a private school can create a culture of giving back: Continue reading Philanthropy at Private Schools: A Culture of Giving Back