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Tips for How to Apply to Boarding School

Tips for How to Apply to Boarding School

  Looking to apply to boarding school? Here are tips for how to apply to boarding school, as well as best practices to follow during the application process.  Getting into a boarding school can be both fun and challenging. Master the whole process and get into...

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6 Ways to Prepare for a Boarding School Interview

6 Ways to Prepare for a Boarding School Interview

  Being prepared for boarding school interviews will set you apart and help you get into the school of your choice. Learn six ways to prepare for the student interview process.  Most boarding schools do want to meet face-to-face with the student applicant during...

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3 Key Benefits of Starting College Prep Early

3 Key Benefits of Starting College Prep Early

Preparing for College - Readiness is More than Just Academics Preparing for college is an important step in your child’s education. Starting college prep early has many benefits, including learning readiness, campus life preparation, and the ability to navigate...

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10 Ways Your Child Might Benefit from a Leadership Camp

Enrolling in a leadership camp has many benefits for children and teenagers. Beyond just pure fun, summer leadership camps help build a number of personal skills and values that apply well beyond middle and high school. Many times, parents are so anxious to register...

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Five Common Misconceptions About Boarding School

Five Common Misconceptions About Boarding School

When parents first begin thinking about a boarding school for their child, they may be reluctant to share their thoughts and views with others. They could be wresting with the decision within themselves, because of many misconceptions. In fact, they might have even...

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Leadership Camps Motivate Students to Gain Essential Skills

Leadership Camps Motivate Students to Gain Essential Skills

Take the lead in your life by enrolling in a summer leadership camp. You will gain leadership and life skills that will make you more confident and independent and prepare for leadership roles in a career of your choice. There’s been a concern in recent years that a...

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What You Need to Know About SAT and ACT Tests

While many colleges and universities no longer require SAT and ACT test results as part of admission applications, there are large numbers of students and their parents who worry that not taking standardized entrance exams could negatively impact their application...

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Cadets, Parents Are Thankful for What Makes ANA Different

Cadets, Parents Are Thankful for What Makes ANA Different

“… ANA is providing my son opportunities to be the best he can be and as an ANA parent, I could not be more pleased with our experience…” – Pamela R. (ANA parent) The Cadets who attend the Army and Navy Academy and their parents have several more reasons to be...

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What Does ‘College Preparatory’ Really Mean?

What Does ‘College Preparatory’ Really Mean?

It should go without saying that the academic, personal, and social skills needed to succeed in college are beyond those required to succeed in today’s typical high school. What becomes clear immediately to incoming college or university freshmen – and their parents –...

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Why Diversity Matters in Educating Students

Why Diversity Matters in Educating Students

“Diversity can be defined as the sum of the ways that people are both alike and different…”  --National Education Association (NEA) Schools throughout much of the developed world have added numerous resources in recent years to enhance the quality of teaching and...

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Leadership Education Enhances Student Achievement

Leadership Education Enhances Student Achievement

For the past several years, U.S. private and public schools have placed a growing emphasis on academics, trying to deal with the rapid changes taking place in today’s world and the disturbing fact that the U.S. trails a significant number of other countries in student...

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The ‘Secret’ to Educating Boys

The ‘Secret’ to Educating Boys

“Boys and Girls Learn Differently,” -- title of book by Michael Gurian, founder of the Gurian Institute. While there have been all-boys and all-girls schools in place for centuries, it’s only been in recent years that scientific research has shown why such schools are...

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Why a Military Boarding School Makes Sense for Boys

Why a Military Boarding School Makes Sense for Boys

“Cadets at military schools learn to be leaders of character who are able to assess dynamic situations, make informed and timely decisions and bring to any environment.”  --Association of Military Schools and Colleges of the United States Our nation’s young people are...

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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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