Ashbury College - Review #1
About the Author:
|Years Attended Boarding School:||2014-2016|
|Sports and Activities:||I participated in SMART Team, Track and Field, and Varsity Soccer.|
|College Enrolled:||Elon university|
|Home Town, State:||Wake forest, NC|
1.) What do you think makes your school unique relative to other boarding schools?
Ashbury college offers a wide variety of beneficial teaching methods that differs from class to class, and always encourages students to pursue an international baccalaureate degree. They provide the right resources that the students need to prosper both on their academics, and as a person.
2.) What was the best thing that happened to you in boarding school?
Ashbury offers equal opportunity to every student to prosper and reach any type of leadership position they want. The sky is the limit at this school.
3.) What might you have done differently during your boarding school experience?
I'd say don't be too worried about making friends. Ashbury students like new kids, and you'll make friends in no time.
4.) What did you like most about your school?
I love how every student is praised for their uniqueness, and no students need to worry about fitting in. Also, the uniforms at Ashbury are extremely nice.
5.) Do you have any final words of wisdom for visiting or incoming students to your school?
Always get to the cafeteria as quickly as you can after your last class before lunch! It fills up in there REALLY fast.
1.) Describe the arts program at your school - what did you like most about it?
I had a lot of friends who were in theater. They absolutely loves it. I went to their musical that they presented, and it was absolutely amazing. Ashbury College's theater, visual arts, and music sectors are nothing short of magnificent.
1.) Describe the extracurriculars offered at your school - what did you like most about it?
There were many extracurricular activities from sewing to science clubs to sports. I love the wide range of activities offered at this school. They're a great way to meet new people, and to have a fun time with your friends.
1.) Describe the school's town and surrounding area.
The neighborhood the school is in is very cute, and a majority of the families living nearby are where the daytime students live. There are plenty of cute stores down the road, along with a large grocery store where boarders go to buy snacks.
2.) Describe the social life at your school - what did you like most about it?
Ashburys environment is unlike any other school I have ever been to. Students feel safe as there is no types of bullying whatsoever. Every student feels loved and needed, and is friends with everyone they meet.
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