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My Highs And Lows With PENNY!!!


We spent these few days buying gift sets , thank you cards and Christmas boxes for the family back home in Zambia. I hope they get the packages soon. 692 more words


Truly Devious

by Maureen Johnson
First sentence: “Fate came for Dottie Epstein a year before, in the form of a call to the principal’s office.”
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Fire Drill

    We were woken from a dead sleep.  The fire alarm was blaring.  Good.  Hopefully it goes up in flames.  I rolled over on the tiny, hard mattress and looked around.   394 more words

From the Desk of Jacqueline Emery: The Boarding School Legacy

The following is by Jacqueline Emery, editor of Recovering Native American Writings in the Boarding School Press (December 2017). Emery is an assistant professor of English at State University of New York at Old Westbury. 1,032 more words

Guest Blogs

Boarding School Alumni Have The Highest Prison Satisfaction Rates, Research Shows

A study of female inmates suggests those who went to boarding school are better equipped for prison life than those who attended a day school. 194 more words

Boarding School

Looking for Alaska

Author: John Green

ISBN: 9780525475064

Publisher: Dutton Books

Copyright date: March 3, 2005

Readers Annotation: Miles Halter leaves home for boarding school to find adventure. He finds adventure, but he also finds friendship, reckless behavior and loss. 1,201 more words

Journey to Paradise

JFK was still alive the September I drove with my father in his white Cadillac Eldorado down the pike from our temporary home in Washington, DC to boarding school in Williamsburg, Virginia. 490 more words