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Find the Right Prep School for Basketball

Find the Right Prep School for Basketball

Looking to find the right prep school to play basketball in high school? Army and Navy Academy, winner of numerous CIF Championships can help you improve your academics, while developing your leadership and athletic skills. A hidden gem on the west coast, Army and...

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Carlsbad Military Academy Prepares Boys for Life

Carlsbad Military Academy Prepares Boys for Life

Looking for a boarding school for your son with an emphasis on college prep, leadership, character development, and CIF sports? Army and Navy Academy has what it takes to set your son up for success in college and life beyond. While many boys are getting lost in large...

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10 Benefits of an All-Boys School in the U.S.

10 Benefits of an All-Boys School in the U.S.

Looking for an all-boys school that will be a life changer for your son? Army and Navy Academy will help you weigh your options when selecting an all-boys school in the United States. Typically, families choose single gender education for a number of reasons based on...

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San Diego Military School Makes an Impact on Boys

San Diego Military School Makes an Impact on Boys

Looking for an impactful military school to help motivate your boy to become more responsible and self-disciplined? If you are doing an internet search using the phrase “seeking a military school near me” or “military schools for boys,” you will quickly see that Army...

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15 Commonly asked Questions about UC Admission Standards

15 Commonly asked Questions about UC Admission Standards

Are you interested in applying to a University of California campus? Army and Navy Academy, a college prep school that follows UC standards, would like to respond to commonly asked questions to assist you with the process. You will find key information here,...

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Tips to Get Your Pilot’s License in High School

Tips to Get Your Pilot’s License in High School

Are you interested in getting your pilot's license in high school? It can be done at Army and Navy Academy, a college prep school geared for boys, as well as at some other boarding schools in the United States.    By attending a boarding school with a four-year...

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Entrepreneur Clubs at Boarding Schools Develop Life Skills

Entrepreneur Clubs at Boarding Schools Develop Life Skills

If you have a knack for business, think about becoming an entrepreneur. By joining high school entrepreneur clubs tied to your interests, you will not only acquire practical life skills in an industry of interest, but you will also develop a host of general business...

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Extracurricular Activities and Electives Ignite Interests

Extracurricular Activities and Electives Ignite Interests

Need to find a boarding school that offers extracurricular activities and dynamic electives in your areas of interest? We will explore a variety of extracurricular clubs and activities that will not only ignite new interests, but will provide new challenges and...

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Entrepreneur Courses at Boarding School Motivate Students

Entrepreneur Courses at Boarding School Motivate Students

Enrolling in high school entrepreneurship courses and related business programs help students determine entrepreneurial areas of interest and possible career paths. As a student, you will not only learn about possible entrepreneurial directions, but will acquire...

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Boarding School Health and Fitness Builds Resilience

Boarding School Health and Fitness Builds Resilience

Boarding schools naturally foster a sense of independence, build resilience, and help students mature and develop good life habits.  Learn how boarding school students can adopt healthy lifestyle changes by making overall physical and mental health a top priority. ...

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Private School Travel Experiences Broaden Horizons

Private School Travel Experiences Broaden Horizons

Are you looking for a private school that offers international travel experiences? Immersive and transformative, traveling to other countries in high school provides students with rich opportunities to engage, explore interests, and enjoy the adventure of a lifetime....

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5 Benefits of Playing Lacrosse in High School

5 Benefits of Playing Lacrosse in High School

Learn why Lacrosse is growing in popularity in high schools across the United States and the many benefits. As you might expect, there is more to lacrosse than just the physical benefits of the game. Learn more about how to get the most out of the mental, physical,...

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How to Develop a Growth Mindset in High School

How to Develop a Growth Mindset in High School

Fostering a growth mindset can help high school students face challenges and adversity with a positive attitude. In this article, learn more about how students can cultivate a growth mindset, get answers to your questions, and find a private school aligned with a...

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How to Find a High School Internship

How to Find a High School Internship

  A high school internship is a great way to experience what real life is like in a specific career. Discover the benefits of internships, find tips on how to find the best high school internship programs, explore how an internship works, and address key...

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How Boarding Schools Create Mentorship for Boys

How Boarding Schools Create Mentorship for Boys

Learn why mentoring occurs naturally at U.S. boarding schools. It is important for students to understand the value of mentorship while they are in high school so they seek out mentorship and guidance. Mentors in high school can be administrators, teachers, coaches,...

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Benefits of Learning English at American Boarding Schools

Benefits of Learning English at American Boarding Schools

Learning English can be extremely difficult; however, learning English at an American Boarding School is well worth it. Here are some of the benefits and reasons why more students are choosing to study abroad in the U.S.  Practice Makes Perfect  - Practice English...

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10 Ways to Overcome College Admission Challenges

10 Ways to Overcome College Admission Challenges

Applying to college can be an intimidating process at first. However, college counseling services in high school can help any student feel more confident when applying to colleges and universities. They will help you navigate the challenges listed below and provide...

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Best Boarding Schools in the USA for International Students

Best Boarding Schools in the USA for International Students

Are you an international student looking for the best boarding school in the U.S that best meets your expectations? Here are some tips that will help you ensure that you decide on the best boarding school that is most suitable for you. To find a boarding school that...

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Tips to Increase Your Child’s Financial Literacy

Tips to Increase Your Child’s Financial Literacy

It's never too early to teach financial literacy to your kids. Read here to learn more ways to teach your kids the importance of saving money and other important financial habits.  Financial literacy for high school students should actually begin in childhood at home,...

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Reasons Why it’s Worth Going to a Private High School

Reasons Why it’s Worth Going to a Private High School

  Debating whether or not private high school is worth it? Private schools are worth consideration because they open many doors for your child's future, not only for college, but career and life opportunities as well. In fact, statistics reinforce and call out...

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How to Find the Right Private School for Your Child

How to Find the Right Private School for Your Child

  Finding the right private school for your child can prove challenging. By following these simple steps during the research phase, it will save you countless hours. In addition, once you have pinned down some schools to explore, follow our tips to check out the...

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Why Boarding Schools are Not for Troubled Youth

Why Boarding Schools are Not for Troubled Youth

Learn why boarding schools are not for troubled youth. Unlike residential therapeutic and wilderness programs, traditional boarding schools are geared to prepare students for college preparation and life readiness. In this article, we will help you understand the...

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Tips to Get into Annapolis, and Other Service Academies

Tips to Get into Annapolis, and Other Service Academies

Thinking about applying to one of the service academies like West Point or Annapolis? Get a competitive edge by considering a military boarding school and by following these top 10 tips. It will be critical to stand out from the competition and follow the guidelines...

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At Army and Navy Academy boarding school, we believe greatness lies in you. Every day at ANA is designed to help you achieve it.

Around the clock, we listen, challenge, and encourage you to imagine and accomplish your goals.

With your Warrior team behind you, you’ll discover a bolder, brighter you.


2605 Carlsbad Blvd.
Carlsbad, CA 92008

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