Stories from our international boarding schools

Boarding Life

29 articles
Why athletics are a vital part of the high school experience

There are numerous baby pictures of me holding all kinds of sports balls; it seems I learned from a ... Read more

Benefits of international school: at home and abroad

Attending an international school is an enriching experience for students of all ages. It can be par... Read more

Getting over the homesickness hurdle

Anyone who has spent an extended period of time away from home has felt it – that ache for the comfo... Read more

Benefits of a round-the-clock learning experience

Attending boarding school – living on campus and being part of a diverse community – intrinsically m... Read more

10 tips on how to be a good roommate

When it comes to boarding school, there is a lot to consider. You live abroad, you stay on campus mo... Read more

Famous people who went to boarding school

Boarding school is a world of its own. These schools have built an unmatched reputation in helping s... Read more

A new age for boarding schools

For many students, the concept of ‘boarding school’ is a threat. It’s where disobedient children are... Read more

2019’s resolutions from our EF Academy staff

A new year is upon us again and as some of us are shaking off the winter blues or snuggling up with ... Read more

Torbay’s 2018-19 first term review

What a term it has been. We have had so much going on from day one it’s hard to know where to start ... Read more

10 tips for studying in Torbay

Living and studying in Torbay can be really wonderful! Since you're only going to be studying here f... Read more

Six winter break student stories

This is a re-post from Winter Break 2017 So it’s finally the end of an amazing year and EF Academy ... Read more

10 tips for studying in Oxford

The experience at EF Academy is not only about studying. And it doesn't need to be. Studying every m... Read more