Salisbury School: Admissions Blog

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What does my admissions decision mean?

Posted by Sarah Scoville on February 25, 2021 at 10:15 AM

Boarding school admissions decisions will soon be released.  This can be a stressful time for many students and families, and there is sure to be a mix of emotions as schools notify individuals of their decisions.  In this blog, we take a look at the admissions decisions you may receive and what to do next. 

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Topics: Application, Applying, Financial Aid

Should I follow up on my application?....And Other Admissions FAQ

Posted by Sarah Scoville on February 9, 2021 at 11:00 AM

You've clicked submit and are waiting for March 10 when admissions decisions will be released. You may be one of the many students wondering, should I follow up on my application? In this post, we'll tackle some of the most commonly asked questions admissions offices get after applications are submitted. 

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Topics: Boarding School, Applying, Interview

10 Things You Can't Do Through Zoom

Posted by Sarah Scoville on January 28, 2021 at 10:00 AM

Zoom has been a lifeline for school communities as we are faced with moments of distance learning or virtual community gatherings.  With Salisbury students back on campus and attending in-person classes, sports, and student-life activities, here's Salisbury's rendition of "10 Things You Can't Do Through Zoom."

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Topics: Boarding School, All Boys School, technology, distance learning, Remote Learning

Acing Your Virtual Interview: 7 Tips from a Prep School Admissions Officer

Posted by Sarah Scoville on September 29, 2020 at 10:15 AM

Preparing for a school admissions interview can seem daunting, especially in our current circumstances where we find ourselves meeting admissions officers in a virtual space.  Here are seven tips to help prepare for the big moment.

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Topics: Boarding School, Applying, Interview

Why Boarding? -- The Benefits of a Boarding School

Posted by Sarah Scoville on September 24, 2020 at 9:34 AM

Considering a boarding school option can be an emotionally difficult decision for both parents and students.  Parting with family and friends and establishing new friendships doesn't come easily to everyone.  So why even consider making such sacrifices?  What is it about the boarding school experience that can complement your educational formation so well?  Here, we take a look at the value of the boarding environment at Salisbury School.  

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Topics: Boarding School, All Boys School

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Welcome to our Admissions Blog!

It is here that we will share interesting articles, tips and stories that relate to secondary school admissions. Our goal is to demystify the admissions process and to provide advice and guidance.

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