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Apply Ivy Visits Stevenson School

Overview It’s easy to see why the location and campus of Stevenson School make it so unique. The school is located in Pebble Beach, world renowned for its golf courses. Entering Pebble Beach itself has a feeling of exclusivity, with visitors having to pass through a security gate to enter the area. After driving past […]

Seminar: US Boarding Schools at Helena May

Carole Bird and Gerry Chu will share insights about different qualities of boarding schools in the US and the application process, as part of a discussion on US boarding schools and Hong Kong schools with Crown Relocation and YWCA. Date: Wednesday, August 13th Time: 10:30am – 12:30pm Location: Helena May, 35 Garden Road, Central, Hong […]

Apply Ivy Visits Tabor Academy

The first thing one notices when visiting Tabor Academy is the picturesque setting on the southeast coast of Massachusetts. The campus, located in the small town of Marion, Massachusetts, about a one-hour drive from Boston, almost looks like a small, beachside resort and is known as the School by the Sea. The beach is within […]

Apply Ivy Visits Groton School

The Campus With 371 students, the size of Groton School is an integral part of what makes it unique. Its size and its long-standing traditions help make the school a tight-knit community. According to my tour guide Charlie, the students, faculty and even the headmaster know each other and support each other in the different […]

Apply Ivy Visits Dana Hall School

Dana Hall is an all-girls school located in the Boston suburb of Wellesley, Massachusetts. One of the unique things about the school is the location, just a five-minute walk to the town center, where there are many shops and restaurants. The town has the feel of a safe yet lively suburb, as it is also […]

Apply Ivy Visits Phillips Exeter Academy

The impression that I had when visiting Phillips Exeter Academy was that it shares some similarities with a university campus environment. With a little less than 1,100 students, all in grades 9-12, it is one of the larger boarding schools. The school is in a rural setting, about an hour drive from Boston and has […]

Apply Ivy Visits The Webb Schools

While many boarding school students choose between a school that is either co-educational or single-gender, The Webb Schools is unique in that it combines separate schools for boys and girls on a single campus. Classes in the 9th and 10th grades are separated for boys and girls while students attend co-ed classes during the 11th […]

Seminar: US Boarding School Admissions at Helena May

Are you considering a boarding school education abroad for your child? Do you have questions regarding the admissions process and what schools to apply to? To help you answer these and all of your other questions about boarding school in the U.S., Apply Ivy will be offering a seminar to discuss the admissions process. Carole […]

Seminar: US Boarding School Admissions

Are you considering a boarding school education abroad for your child? Do you have questions regarding the admissions process and what schools to apply to? To help you answer these and all of your other questions about boarding school in the U.S., ITS is hosting a seminar with Apply Ivy to discuss the admissions process […]