Private School

18 Jan, 2021

Why I’m a Public School Teacher But a Private School Parent

2021-01-14T14:16:31-06:00

I’m a public school teacher. I love my job. I love my students. I love my school! And I’m sending my kids to a private school anyway. I know this is going to sound hypocritical, but this is one of the best decisions I’ve ever made - as a parent and as a teacher. Yes, [...]

Why I’m a Public School Teacher But a Private School Parent2021-01-14T14:16:31-06:00
13 Jan, 2021

3 Reasons Why International Students Thrive in Private Schools

2021-01-14T12:17:59-06:00

According to the Institute of International Education, between the years 2004 and 2016, the number of international students coming to the United States to complete high school nearly tripled. Many of these students, hoping to leverage their diplomas into admission into U.S.-based undergraduate programs, have chosen to pursue their studies in private schools. This is [...]

3 Reasons Why International Students Thrive in Private Schools2021-01-14T12:17:59-06:00
28 Oct, 2020

Is Private School Worth the Cost?

2021-01-21T12:25:17-06:00

Starting school is a major milestone in a child’s (and parent’s!) life. Some families may be set in their decision on where to have their children attend school, but others may be on the fence. The options used to be fairly simple, but things are not so simple anymore. Parents can pursue the [...]

Is Private School Worth the Cost?2021-01-21T12:25:17-06:00
26 Oct, 2020

3 Tips to Help You and Your Child Avoid Progress Report Panic

2020-10-27T09:16:30-05:00

It's a fact that a progress report doesn't measure the worth or even the intelligence of your child. It's just a piece of paper that tells you how well your child has been doing at school so far. Yet, progress reports end up causing a lot of panic among parents as well as children. If [...]

3 Tips to Help You and Your Child Avoid Progress Report Panic2020-10-27T09:16:30-05:00
26 Oct, 2020

The Benefits of Private School Over Public School

2020-12-07T14:52:25-06:00

Almost from their birth you begin to consider where your child will spend their school years. Knowing that their education is more than just filling their head with knowledge, you want to research all possible school routes. The school they attend will need to speak to them in their language, tap into how your student [...]

The Benefits of Private School Over Public School2020-12-07T14:52:25-06:00
7 Oct, 2020

Personalized Learning: How a Custom Education Can Benefit Your Child

2020-10-07T17:26:06-05:00

Everything around us is customizable and we love it. This is the era of customization and due to our technology and the variety of options. We can customize everything from the clothes we wear, the food we eat, the television shows and books that pop up on our recommended list, and the podcasts we listen [...]

Personalized Learning: How a Custom Education Can Benefit Your Child2020-10-07T17:26:06-05:00
18 Sep, 2020

10 Reasons to Send Your Child to a Private School

2021-01-21T12:35:55-06:00

The things that a child (or teenager) learns at school will stay with them for the rest of their life. So, you want to make sure that your child learns the things that will equip them to deal with all of life's challenges. Plus, you also want to make sure that they learn [...]

10 Reasons to Send Your Child to a Private School2021-01-21T12:35:55-06:00
24 Aug, 2020

Five Facts That Make Eleventh Grade Extremely Significant

2020-08-24T09:53:33-05:00

Is there a specific year in a student's education that seems like a throwaway year? Or is there one grade that seems more important than the others? This has been a topic of discussion for educators, parents, and students alike. And we at The Tenney School have identified a trend. Sadly, many students and their parents view [...]

Five Facts That Make Eleventh Grade Extremely Significant2020-08-24T09:53:33-05:00
8 Jul, 2020

Why Private School Is an Excellent Choice for Your Child

2020-07-08T07:53:47-05:00

Choosing what school to send your child to can be a huge decision. You want to do what is best for them and what allows them to get the best education possible. While there are many great options available, choosing a private school is an excellent choice. There are so many benefits to enrolling your [...]

Why Private School Is an Excellent Choice for Your Child2020-07-08T07:53:47-05:00
1 Jul, 2020

Why Small Private Schools Are the Best for International Students

2020-07-01T07:20:36-05:00

International students who come to America have so much they must adapt to, and quickly! Not only are they tackling everyday life in a different language, but they are attending school in a different educational system. It can also be a very lonely time for these students as they may struggle to make friends. These [...]

Why Small Private Schools Are the Best for International Students2020-07-01T07:20:36-05:00