Archive for February 7, 2017
Middle school is exactly what its name says it is. It is that in between time that occurs in the life of every young person when they are no longer a small child, but are not yet a teenager. The middle school experience will occur whether children are enrolled in a public school or a private school, so any differences will not be between the children in either situation. Any differences will have to do with the schools themselves.
Because there are estimated to be no more than 300 students in each of 86% of private schools, teachers are able to get to know their students on a more individual level. There is more opportunity to work one-on-one with students, and teachers are able to learn a