Category Archives: Researching private schools

Questions to ask when researching a private school

Posted on July 19, 2017
Researching private schools and selecting the one that’s right for your child can seem like a daunting task. There are so many questions to ask and each school has something different to offer to your family. It’s no wonder why so many parents feel overwhelmed at the information overload that comes along with private school hunting. The key to finding the school that’s the best fit for your child is ...Read More

Questions To Ask About Private Schools

Posted on May 31, 2017
If you're thinking about enrolling your child into a private school, then you'll want to make sure that you do the appropriate amount of research. You should schedule tours with a handful of private schools in order to find out more information about each school and how they can benefit your child. You'll want to have a number of different questions answered during these tours. The following are some of ...Read More

Why Our Grads Get Accepted To College

Posted on May 19, 2017
When it comes to searching for private schools, one of the primary concerns that parents have is whether their children will not only receive a good education, but also be put in a position to succeed. In other words, will your child have a good chance of graduating? And upon graduating, will they have a good chance at being accepted by a college of their choice or of pursuing their ...Read More

How Private School Curriculum Is Different From Public School

Posted on March 27, 2017
There has been a long-standing argument between private school and public school supporters over which is more beneficial to not only the education of a child, but to their development as well. Many of the public school supporters refuse to acknowledge the benefits of a private school education because they simply don't know how a private school curriculum is different than that of a public school. But, private schools can ...Read More

The impact of large schools on education

Posted on July 18, 2016
The current trend is to build large schools to accommodate lots of students. One of the most compelling arguments for building larger schools is that it makes more sense economically. And with housing and mixed-use development booming in Richmond, Henrico and Chesterfield over the past few years, it seems obvious that we need bigger schools to teach the increasing populations of young people in the metro Richmond area. But is ...Read More

Private School vs. Montessori

Posted on May 26, 2016
You have many options when choosing a school for your child. There are many different types of education philosophies and approaches and you will have to determine which style is the best fit for your child. Parents often wonder if an alternative approach may be better for their kids, particularly if you’ve had a negative experience in public schools. Not all private schools are created equal We often hear from ...Read More

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