Private Secondary Schools 2017-2018, 38th Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0768942012
  • ISBN-13: 9780768942019
  • DDC: 373.222
  • Grade Level Range: 7th Grade - 8th Grade
  • 720 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2017 | Published/Released June 2017
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2017

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Peterson’s Private Secondary Schools 2017–18 is the trusted guide for families searching for a private school for their child. This valuable resource helps parents and students evaluate and choose from the overwhelming number of private secondary schools in the United States, Canada, and throughout the world. Featured institutions include independent day schools, special-needs schools, and boarding schools—including junior boarding schools for middle school students. Profiles offer detailed information on areas of specialization, location/setting, affiliation, accreditation, tuition and aid availability, student body, faculty, academic programs, athletics, computers and campus technology, and admission information. Readers will benefit from a wealth of informative articles on how to select school that fits. Dozens of in-depth descriptions and displays offer photos of students and school campuses, as well as essential information to help parents find the right private secondary school for their child.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
A Note from Peterson’s® Editors.
What You Should Know About Private Education.
1: Why Choose an Independent School?.
2: Independent Day Schools: The Best of Both Worlds.
3: Why Boarding School: Reasons I Chose This Path and Why You Might, Too.
4: Study Confirms Benefits of Boarding School.
5: Semester Schools: Great Opportunities.
6: Why a Therapeutic or Special Needs School?.
7: Finding the Perfect Match.
8: Tips for a Successful School Search.
9: Admissions Applications for Private Secondary Schools.
10: About Admission Tests and the SSAT.
11: About the Independent School Entrance Exam (ISEE).
12: Paying for a Private School Education.
13: How to Use This Guide.
Quick-Reference Chart.
14: Private Secondary Schools At-a-Glance.
Traditional Day and Boarding Schools.
15: The Academy at Charlemont.
16: Academy at the Lakes.
17: The Academy for Gifted Children (PACE).
18: Academy for Individual Excellence.
19: Academy of Holy Angels.
20: Academy of Notre Dame.
21: Academy of Notre Dame De Namur.
22: Academy of Our Lady of Peace.
23: Academy of Saint Elizabeth.
24: Academy of the Holy Cross.
25: Academy of the Holy Family.
26: Academy of the New Church Boys’ School.
27: Academy of the New Church Girls’ School.
28: Academy of the Sacred Heart.
29: Academy of the Sacred Heart.
30: Académie Ste Cécile International School.
31: Adelphi Academy.
32: Admiral Farragut Academy.
33: Advanced Academy of Georgia.
34: The Agnes Irwin School.
35: Alabama Christian Academy.
36: Albuquerque Academy.
37: Alexander Dawson School.
38: Alice Smith School.
39: Allen Academy.
40: Allentown Central Catholic High School.
41: All Hallows High School.
42: Alliance Academy.
43: Allison Academy.
44: All Saints’ Academy.
45: Alma Heights Christian High School.
46: Alpha Omega Academy.
47: Alpine Academy.
48: Alverno Heights Academy.
49: The American Boychoir School.
50: American Christian Academy.
51: American Community School at Beirut.
52: American Cooperative School of Tunis.
53: The American Embassy School.
54: The American International School.
55: American International School, Lusaka.
56: American International School Rotterdam.
57: The American School Foundation.
58: The American School In Japan.
59: The American School of Madrid.
60: The American School of Puerto Vallarta.
61: American School of the Hague.
62: Andrews Osborne Academy.
63: Aquinas High School.
64: Archbishop Alter High School.
65: Archbishop Curley High School.
66: Archbishop Hoban High School.
67: Archbishop Mcnicholas High School.
68: Archbishop Mitty High School.
69: Archbishop Moeller High School.
70: Archbishop Shaw High School.
71: Archmere Academy.
72: Arendell Parrott Academy.
73: Arete Preparatory Academy.
74: Arizona Lutheran Academy.
75: Armbrae Academy.
76: Army and Navy Academy.
77: Arroyo Pacific Academy.
78: Arthur Morgan School.
79: Asheville School.
80: Ashley Hall.
81: Assets School.
82: Athens Academy.
83: Athens Bible School.
84: Atlanta Girls’ School.
85: Atlanta International School.
86: Atlantis Academy.
87: Augusta Christian School.
88: Aurora Central Catholic High School.
89: Austin Preparatory School.
90: Austin Waldorf School.
91: Bakersfield Christian High School.
92: Balboa City School.
93: Balmoral Hall School.
94: The Baltimore Actors’ Theatre Conservatory.
95: Banbury Crossroads School.
96: Bangor Christian School.
97: Baptist Regional School.
98: Barnstable Academy.
99: Battle Ground Academy.
100: Bavarian International School.
101: Baylor School.
102: Bay Ridge Preparatory School.
103: The Bay School of San Francisco.
104: Bayview Glen School.
105: Bearspaw Christian School.
106: Beaufort Academy.
107: The Beekman School.
108: Belen Jesuit Preparatory School.
109: Bellevue Christian School.
110: The Bement School.
111: Benedictine High School.
112: Ben Franklin Academy.
113: The Benjamin School.
114: Ben Lippen Schools.
115: Bentley School.
116: Berean Christian High School.
117: Berkeley Carroll School.
118: Berkeley Preparatory School.
119: Berkshire School.
120: The Bermuda High School for Girls.
121: Besant Hill School.
122: Beth Haven Christian School.
123: The Birch Wathen Lenox School.
124: Bishop Brady High School.
125: Bishop Brossart High School.
126: Bishop Connolly High School.
127: Bishop Denis J. O’Connell High School.
128: Bishop Eustace Preparatory School.
129: Bishop Fenwick High School.
130: Bishop Foley Catholic High School.
131: Bishop Guertin High School.
132: Bishop Ireton High School.
133: Bishop John J. Snyder High School.
134: Bishop Kearney High School.
135: Bishop Kelly High School.
136: Bishop Kenny High School.
137: Bishop Machebeuf High School.
138: Bishop Mccort High School.
139: Bishop Mcguinness Catholic High School.
140: Bishop Mcnamara High School.
141: Bishop Miege High School.
142: Bishop Montgomery High School.
143: Bishop Mora Salesian High School.
144: Bishop O’Dowd High School.
145: Bishop’s College School.
146: The Bishop’s School.
147: Bishop Stang High School.
148: Bishop Verot High School.
149: Bishop Walsh Middle High School.
150: Black Forest Academy.
151: Blair Academy.
152: The Blake School.
153: Blanchet School.
154: Blessed Sacrament Huguenot Catholic School.
155: Blessed Trinity High School.
156: Blueprint Education.
157: The Blue Ridge School.
158: Boca Prep International School.
159: Bodwell High School.
160: The Bolles School.
161: Boston Trinity Academy.
162: Boston University Academy.
163: Boyd-Buchanan School.
164: Bradenton Christian School.
165: Brandon Hall School.
166: Branksome Hall.
167: Breck School.
168: Brehm Preparatory School.
169: Brentwood College School.
170: Brentwood School.
171: Brethren Christian Junior and Senior High Schools.
172: Briarcrest Christian High School.
173: Briarwood Christian High School.
174: Bridgeport International Academy.
175: Bridges Academy.
176: Brimmer and May School.
177: British International School of Boston.
178: British International School of Washington.
179: Brockwood Park School.
180: The Brook Hill School.
181: Brooks School.
182: Brophy College Preparatory.
183: Brother Martin High School.
184: Brother Rice High School.
185: The Browning School.
186: Brunswick School.
187: The Bryn Mawr School for Girls.
188: Buckingham Browne & Nichols School.
189: The Buckley School.
190: Buffalo Seminary.
191: Burr and Burton Academy.
192: Butte Central Catholic High School.