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Old School Caps

“We spread rumours about the man above then, when he is replaced …”.
Being blind, I can not see his face.
His voice says private school. 110 more words

Book Review: Extraordinary Means - Robyn Schneider

The life you plan isn’t the life that happens to you’ 

Lane’s a hard worker, he’s getting perfect scores, in the model UN and looking at a straight streak into Stanford, internships and Wall Street, that is until he gets a drug resistant form of TB which gets him sent to a boarding school for sick teens. 572 more words

Students Appreciate Shepherds Hill Academy

When a mother is in crisis, it is difficult for her to imagine her child appreciating the decision of residential care.

However, by graduation time, parents and students both appreciate… 13 more words


Wide variety of bird life spotted in HOHS gardens

We posted about the RSPB’s Big Garden Birdwatch recently and we hope some of you took part. Meanwhile, in our own 16 acres of diverse habitats, Mr Young spotted a wide variety of birds last week including: 50 more words

Hethersett Old Hall School

When a Child Leaves Home

“Darling, haven’t you ever heard of a delightful little thing called boarding school?”

So Baroness Schraeder responds to Max’s inquiry how she will deal with seven children upon wedding Captain Von Trapp. 724 more words

Wednesday Quotes

Sitting On A Pedestal

I’m proud to say that I have lived a very interesting life. I went to boarding school, I did my Master’s Degree at the University of Edinburgh in Scotland, I started gymnastics at the age of two, switched to horse back riding at about 7-8, my dad’s a beekeeper, I’ve written a novel, and young adult novellas, I throw knives as a hobby, I’m learning to read tarot, I’ve done work in Bulgaria, I spend 2-3 weeks a summer at an archeological dig, I teach anthropology courses at both the university and community college level, I study skeletons, and so much more I’m sure I’m forgetting. 495 more words

The Wild Etain

Almost time

August 2015

And so the build up to ‘B’ (Boarding) day began. Lack of essential information was my first gripe. I needed to know exactly what P had to take with her. 492 more words

Boarding School