There are almost 40 boarding schools west of the Mississippi River.
The Essential Characteristics of a Boy-Friendly Learning Environment In the United States and throughout the world, it is well-documented that even though boys score as well as girls on standardized tests, they are less likely to receive good grades, take advanced courses,and att end college. When combined with stati sti cs that report boys account for 70% of failing grades,
90% of disciplinary referrals, and 80% of child ADHD diagnoses, the failure of the educati on system to account for boys’ learning styles comes into stark focus.
Boarding School Myths Read about common boarding school myths in case your perception of boarding school is driven largely by popular movies and urban legend.
5 More Schools and Their Founders A private school in its infancy is quite different from the mature community it becomes over time. I wonder what the founders of these five schools would think about them today. I bet they would be very proud of their creations.
10 Facts About Boarding Schools Here are 10 facts about boarding schools which the schools want you to know. If you are considering sending your child to boarding school, this data and information will address some of your concerns.