Private Vs Public Schools

Advantages of Private Boarding Schools Those involved in Private Boarding schools are convinced that the education offered is much better than that in a Public School. This may be due to the fact that the public schools are required to deal with everyone. The private schools are able to...

Residential Treatment Centers – Teen RTC’s

Residential Treatment Centers The abbreviation for this type of location is R.T.C. Some insurance companies will pay for placement in a R.T.C. if they do however, they must be accredited with the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare or J.C.A.H.O. To be J.C.A.H..O. approved there are more requirements that...

Private Teen Schools – Teen Specialty Schools

Private Teen Schools Parents select private schools for a variety of reasons. Sometimes a child has special needs. Other times, the child is gifted and the parents seek an accelerated academic environment. In many cases, the parents are simply looking for a more structured learning atmosphere with smaller classes...

Teen Boarding Schools

Troubled Teen boarding schools are independent, college preparatory schools that provide housing facilities for students and faculty. Boarding schools are sometimes referred to as “intentional communities” because the faculty and staff at boarding schools work very hard to create an environment for students that is safe, academically challenging, active,...

ADHD Boarding Schools – Teen Specialty Schools

ADHD Boarding Schools Many students in today’s society must deal with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or ADHD.  An estimated 8 to 10 percent of school-aged students live with the disorder.  These students struggle with the many side effects that the disorder brings, including hyperactivity, impulsivity, and inattention.  These side...