The Real, Real on Boarding Schools
What Boarding School Students Want You To Know
When you hear “boarding school” you may be thinking about rich kids with pretend problems whose parents send them away. But what you see in the movies isn’t what it’s really like.
Here are our stories of what it’s really like to live and learn at a boarding school.
Hear From A STUDENT
That’s a common misperception about boarding schools. And maybe that used to be partly true a very long time ago. Today, boarding schools are known for strong academics, the ability to play a different sport every season, and the opportunity to try new things that you may not normally get to try. And because you live where you learn, you build really close friendships too.