At its root, "opportunity" means “favorable wind.” More than anything, you want your children to have opportunities in life, to have those favorable winds that will take them where their nature, experiences, passions, and dreams guide them. What kind of opportunities will your child have in independent schools? While each school has its own unique combination of offerings, here are some of the most common and most important.
“With a smaller student body in independent schools, there are many more opportunities for everyone to participate in sports. Many independent schools require sports and kids have the chance to get outside their comfort zone.”
Peggy E., Independent School Parent
“It’s an incredibly diverse community and the preconceptions you might have about a certain group of people are immediately broken here. It really opens your world up.
Eunice C., Independent School Student