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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

What is private school?

Cheshire Academy is one of the oldest boarding schools in the country.
Cheshire Academy is one of the oldest boarding schools in the country.

It’s not uncommon to hear people ask, “What is private school?” In essence, a private school is an educational institution that is not supported by the government. Instead, most private schools are considered non-profit organizations. There are several types of private schools, often also referred to as independent schools, and knowing the different types can you find the right one for you to attend.   Continue reading What is private school?

Is it too late to apply to boarding school?

April 10 has come and gone. What’s the significance of this date for boarding schools? It’s the national deadline for applicants to respond to their enrollment decisions. In fact, most private schools, boarding and day, use this deadline. Which leaves many families wondering, is it too late to apply to boarding school? Continue reading Is it too late to apply to boarding school?