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Winchendon School Open House on Oct. 13

Winchendon School is a small co-ed boarding school of about 250 students in Winchendon, MA. The school values its small size as a distinguishing mark–all students know their teachers well, and the teachers know their students well. 35 more words

Boarding School

Day 7

I strongly believe, although there is no evidence, my elder sister Lopa didn’t like me when I was born. For four years before I arrived on a cold December day, she had had the undivided attention of my parents. 607 more words

30 Days Autobiography Challenge

"Strange Sweet Song" by Adi Rule

The Facts

336 pages; published March 2014

The Basics

Promising soprano Sing de Navelli follows the footsteps of her famous parents to the remote Dunhammond Conservatory and finds herself nearly undone by the gothic atmosphere and dark mysteries that surround her. 174 more words

Young Adult

Only On 2: Boarding School In Downtown LA Hotel Teaches Students From Around The World

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — A boarding school has opened inside of a downtown Los Angeles hotel with students from around the world in attendance.

American University Preparatory School, founded by Headmaster David Unruh, is at the Marriott Hotel on South Figueroa Street near the Disney Concert Hall, the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion and Staples Center. 199 more words

News

How to not get homesick when leaving home

It is such a common thing to feel when you leave home at any age, and for any amount of time. At 8 years old I was spending over a month away from home every few weeks, with home being the other side of the Atlantic. 373 more words

Travelling

The Secret Place review

The Secret Place by Tana French is set in a wealthy teenage girls’ boarding school in Ireland. Fifteen year old Holly (who incidentally is the daughter of detective Frank Mackey, apparently a character in previous books in the same series- I haven’t read the previous novels!) is a boarder at the school and takes a postcard she has found to Detective Moran, which features an image of murdered schoolboy Chris Harper and has written on it “I know who killed him”. 723 more words

Book Review

Day 4

I was quite religious when I was young, even though we didn’t grow up in a particularly religious environment. There was no compulsory prayer time at home. 560 more words

30 Days Autobiography Challenge