Top 10 Private School Articles of 2012

Top Private School Articles of 2012

As has become a tradition around the office, we think readers might be interested to our top 10 most read private school articles (not blog posts) from 2012.

We like to see how new topics have caught on and how readers continue finding older pieces valuable. Maybe you’ll see something you missed; something you’d like to go back and read; or, something you’d like to ask about.

1. Private School Scholarship Programs
54,688 views in 2012

A list of links to organizations and lists of private school funding organizations.

2. Equestrian Boarding Schools
11,828 views in 2012

Five boarding schools offering the combination of a boarding school life and academics along with equestrian competition.

3. A Post Graduate Year; what’s that?
11,044 views in 2012

A post-graduate or PG is a student who, for a myriad of reasons, has chosen to take an additional year of secondary school before moving into a collegiate environment. Why a PG year?

4. Financial Aid for Private Schools
8,633 views in 2012

Private schools are an attractive option for some students. However, they can be as expensive as college, with annual tuitions in the tens of thousands of dollars. Financial aid for students attending private schools is scarce but not impossible to acquire.

5. Gap Year Programs
7,469 views in 2012

A list of programs and resources that provide a starting points for the kinds of experiences that many students and families seek when a student elects to take a year off between high school and college.

6. Understanding Private School Financial Aid
6,620 views in 2012

AdmissionsQuest’s free e-book that helps you plan and work through your private school financial aid process.

7. Private School Jobs
5,989 views in 2012

A podcast and resources for teachers and administrators considering private school employment.

8. Catholic School Benefits
5,787 views in 2012

Considering a Catholic school for your child? Take a moment to review these benefits- they’ll assist in the research process and help you to assess the school options in your area.

9. Private School Loans
3,163 views in 2012

Lists and links to lenders who make loans for private school costs.

10. PG Year at a Boarding School
2,064 views in 2012

What is a PG or Post-graduate Year at a boarding school? This overview tackles the reasons students elect to ‘PG’ before heading off to college.

About the Author
Brian Fisher

A product of both private and public education, Brian Fisher served as a teacher, coach, dorm parent, and administrator at three different boarding schools. Brian also fills the role of Director of Development at Wolfeboro, The Summer Boarding School, in NH along with being a partner at AdmissionsQuest.

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