Boarding schools are meant to be a home away from home’ with boarding facilities that closely resemble the child’s environs and nurture talent through the very best in academic and co-curricular activities to create distinctive individuals with the ability to fulfill their own dreams and aspirations. The infinite potential that’s inherent in every child is thus, given a chance to take shape.
Living away from home can pose its challenges, but boarding students also gain a greater sense of responsibility and independence beyond their years. Learning to manage your time, become a self motivator, cook, clean, and make new friends are aspects of life day students don’t learn until college. In fact, 78% of boarding students said they were well prepared for the non-academic side of life opposed to only 36% of private day students and 23% of public school students. Now that’s what makes boarding schools so popular for parents who want an overall development of their children.