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Advice From Nobles Students

Congratulations to our newly admitted students! We recently asked first year Nobles students to reflect on their time here so far and to provide some advice for you about life at Nobles. Here are some of the major themes that … Continue reading

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Your Fall To-Do List for the School Search

We thought this might be a good time to check in with all of our prospective students and families regarding the secondary school search and what you should be thinking about as the fall progresses. At this point, you are … Continue reading

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The importance of “fit”; when the Brannock Device isn’t an option

Unlike shoes, for which you can fairly easily determine your size using the under-appreciated Brannock Device, admission “fit” is nebulous. Shoes either fit or they don’t fit, whereas admission fit can be more difficult to determine and even more difficult … Continue reading

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A Timeline of Private School Events and History

Did you know that the earliest schools in the US were private and religious?  For this and other interesting facts about private schools, click on the link below: http://www.privateschoolreview.com/articles/237

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Did you know we teach Robotics at Nobles?

More and more is being written about STEM (science, engineering, engineering, mechanics) and the importance of these programs in our schools.  The following article indicates one of the reasons it’s so great that we have Robotics here at Nobles. http://www.good.is/posts/want-to-get-kids-excited-about-stem-let-them-build-robots … Continue reading

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Student Testing Success Linked To Grasp Of Basic Math

We are aware that standardized testing is likely on the minds of many of you as we approach our application deadline next week (January 15, 2013!) Here is a link to an interesting article that posits that a strong understanding … Continue reading

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