There are many myths surrounding private schools (sometimes called independent schools), partly because so much has changed over the past 20 years. Previously, these schools were seen as elitist, expensive, and unapproachable, but times have changed. In working with many families looking for options outside of the public school system, I've found that there are common myths.
Read on for more about private schools and then take a look at our video on school admissions below!
What You Need to Know about Private Schools
Ann Dolin of Educational Connections and Chris Pryor, Director of Admissions at Flint Hill School, discuss the benefits of private schools, the application process, and choosing the right fit.
Thinking about a private school? Now is the time of year to get started.
As a member of the Independent Educational Consultants Association, Ann Dolin works closely with parents and students to navigate the private school selection and application processes to make sure students find their "best fit."