Why Boarding School

Dec
16

Five Facts of Boarding School Life

Why Boarding School Has Become So Important! By offering quality courses, a good student/teacher ratio, and plenty of personal interaction, boarding schools equipe their students for success.   The following five facts courtesy of TABS explain this in greater detail. Promise of Better Academics –  60% of students enroll in boarding schools because of the promise of better education. […]

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Jul
22

Classical Christian Boarding Schools

The idea of classical Christian boarding schools has been around since the 1950’s.  The concept became popular as a result of the rapidly falling standards in the public school system.  Parents have become intolerant of the lacking disciplinary standards, the inappropriate dress codes, school violence, and the low academic expectations. Classical Christian boarding schools mainly […]

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Jul
22

Differences in Private and Public School

Both public and private schools have advantages, however there are many definite differences between the two.  Differences in private and public school can be outlined with four main topics; cost, admissions, governance, and curriculum. The difference in cost is a very shocking difference between the two.  Public schools on one hand cannot charge tuition.  They […]

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Statistics on Private and Public Schools Attendance

As a result of a study done by the National Center for Education Statistics in 2000, approximately 5,953,000 students attend 27,223 non-profit schools. This comprises 11% of all students and 23% of all schools in the United States According to a longitudinal study analyzing statistics on private and public schools attendance at University of Michigan […]

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Jul
22

Advantages and Disadvantages of Private School

When we talk about “private schools” we are usually talking about grade schools or high schools for young people in their teens.  The latter include neighborhood places of learning, founded by churches, secular, so called, “magnet schools” for gifted children, and finally boarding schools with years of tradition and experience. It is very difficult to […]

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Boarding School Effect on Children

The boarding school effect on children is not that of complete positives or negatives.  It takes very careful assessment of the particular child before deciding to send them to a boarding school. The benefits of boarding schools for children is that it instills a great sense of discipline in them.  In a boarding school there […]

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