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A Warrior’s Journey

A Warrior’s Journey

Aziz Seck’s journey to ANA began when he left Dakar, Senegal at the age of 16. With only hoop dreams and the hope for a better life, his first step was a small school in rural Georgia where he and several of his teammates were housed in the gym

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All-Boys vs. Co-Ed Schools: Which is Better?

All-Boys vs. Co-Ed Schools: Which is Better?

If you’re a parent exploring private school options for your son, you may be wondering about the value of single gender vs. co-ed schools.

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Cadet Salisbury Reflects on His Military School Experience

Cadet Salisbury Reflects on His Military School Experience

Taking a look back: Here’s an excerpt from Cadet Salisbury’s graduation speech from the Class of 2015.

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Why Setting Goals is Important for Students

Why Setting Goals is Important for Students

Goal setting is fundamental to long-term success. After all, it’s difficult to get to a desired destination before you it’s been clearly defined.

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Do SAT and ACT Scores Matter?

Do SAT and ACT Scores Matter?

With more and more colleges becoming “test-optional” and “test-flexible,” high school students are wondering if stressing about SAT and ACT scores truly matter. Do they?

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How to Prepare Your Teen for College

How to Prepare Your Teen for College

The boarding school environment, combined with parent support, is one of the best ways to prepare students for college.

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Military Schools Are About College Preparation, Not Enlistment

Military Schools Are About College Preparation, Not Enlistment

The top private military boarding schools in the U.S. send around 98% of their graduates to college and university, with only a very small percentage enlisting directly after high school.

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When to Choose a Military Boarding School Instead of a Traditional Boarding School

When to Choose a Military Boarding School Instead of a Traditional Boarding School

Boarding schools offer an opportunity to develop resiliency, independence and a higher level of college prep than the best public or independent day school.

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5 Things Military Boarding Schools Have That Other Boarding Schools Don’t Offer

5 Things Military Boarding Schools Have That Other Boarding Schools Don’t Offer

All boarding schools offer academic and life skills advantages. A college prep military boarding school delivers those advantages and more.

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What is JROTC?  Learning to Lead

What is JROTC? Learning to Lead

The mission of Army JROTC is to instill in students the value of citizenship, personal responsibility and a sense of accomplishment.

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