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A Guided Tour of McCallie School [Video]

Taking the audience inside McCallie School, J.T. and Ned make a strong case for McCallie and as well as the boys school experience in general. Both young men, independently, come to talk about their relationships with faculty and each other- the brotherhood. JT closes the video with this warm appreciation of the relationships that he’s [...]

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A Guided Student Tour of Baylor School [Video]

Seniors Tenley and Ryan share Baylor School‘s campus and their student experiences. Strong opportunities drew both to Baylor. Baylor in the mold of a great school has helped both students flourish in their areas of strength while stretching them to discover and broaden their talents in other areas. Tenley was drawn to Baylor on the [...]

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A Guided Tour of St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School

St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School students Jacob, Joshua, and Charley share their thoughts and insights into what makes SA-S a vibrant, tightly-knit community. To this observer, the strength and breadth of the SA-S student experience proves quite remarkable. The arts, sciences, humanities, and athletics all offer strong wide-ranging opportunities for students. Jacob explores the academic offerings highlighting [...]

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Take A Guided Tour of The Webb School

The Webb School (Bell Buckle, TN) juniors Radha and Sarah share their insights and appreciations of their Webb School school life. They touch on the school traditions of Senior Boards, the Junior Room, a connection to natural beauty, chapel, and public speaking. Webb requires a public speaking demonstration of each student, each year. Ninth graders perform [...]

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A Guided Tour of Delphian School

Delphian School (Sheridan, OR) rising senior Alison ’12 shares the insights, and high notes, of her school experience. Throughout Delphian’s programs students are taught to practice independence and use good judgement. Delphian programs teach independence, and personal responsibility through self direction. Academics and college counseling feature studentdirected pursuits shaped and guided by adults. Students work [...]

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A Guided Tour of Oregon Episcopal School

As a senior, Andrew provides strong endorsements of the close relationships, and personal achievement at Oregon Episcopal School. Although widely known for its strong math and science programs, Andrew makes the case that arts and humanities side of the scale is no afterthought. All OES students are required to participate in the science fair three [...]

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A Guided Tour of Perkiomen School

2009 Perkiomen School alumnus J.J. takes viewers on a campus tour while sharing his school experiences and insights. Two themes run throughout J.J.’s tour: The opportunity to try and experience new things Strong relationships- students-to-faculty and student-to-student Perkiomen seems to have a place for both the novice and the experienced student in all parts of [...]

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Top 5 Boarding School Videos

We gather and produce video year-round as part of our efforts to educate families about boarding school and to help boarding schools tell their stories. We feature them on our site and via our YouTube Boarding Schools Channel and many of our videos are linked to our AdmissionsQuestPro member school profiles and school websites. As [...]

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Experience Mercersburg Academy: A Guided Tour!

Please upgrade your browser Mercersburg Academy students Shayna ’11 and David ’12 share their Mercersburg experiences on a campus tour. Merecersburg comes together as a community often. Chapel and school meetings occur throughout the week presenting students, faculty, alumni with an opportunity to share thoughts and reflections; these meetings also offer time for quiet reflection. [...]

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Pomfret School Through the Eyes of Two Students

Please upgrade your browser Pomfret School seniors J.J. and Caroline share some of the places and approaches that signify the Pomfret experience. Their tour begins at Clark Chapel where the school gathers twice weekly. A chapel talk is required of each senior before graduation; seniors reflect on their time at Pomfret or share other topics/reflections [...]

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A Small Catholic Boarding School Living its Mission

Please upgrade your browser Saint Bernard Preparatory School seniors J.C. and Mary Katherine provide insights into opportunities and approaches unique to a St. Bernard’s education. Their tour highlights the school’s connection to St. Bernard Abbey and the participation of the monks in school life. St. Bernard Prep is an educational mission of the Abbey. Their [...]

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The Williston Northampton School Through the Eyes of a Faculty Member

Please upgrade your browser Mark Conroy, The Williston Northampton School athletic director, shares the ‘faculty perspective’ tour of Williston. We’ve never differentiated a particular perspective in a tour, but we’ve also never run across an admission office that provides two tours to each family. Using a faculty tour and a student tour, Williston Northampton presents [...]

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A Guided Tour of Miss Hall’s School

Please upgrade your browser Tour the Miss Hall’s School campus with Allison Smith, assistant director of admission. As you watch, keep an eye out for the sense of community that weaves its way into every stop. Ms. Smith introduces viewers to Miss Hall’s palces, spaces, rhythms, and routines. The tour opens in the ‘Living Room.’ [...]

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Inside Solebury School: Insights From a Recent Grad

Please upgrade your browser Will, Solebury School alumnus (’10), shares his Solebury life and insights on this summer campus tour. Will reflects on his relationships with faculty and the Solebury environment that helped him discover what he does best. Along the way he’s learned how to share his thinking and work through his ideas with [...]

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Wyoming Seminary Through the Eyes of a Past Parent

Kevin Blaum, Wyoming Seminar College Preparatory School Associate Admission Director, and father of two graduates, shows off Wyoming Seminary on a late summer afternoon tour. Achievement and participation are the hallmarks of a student’s Wyoming Seminary tenure. Whether through athletics, academics, or the arts, there’s a place for students new to the subject to start [...]

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