Residential Life

The Boarding School Advantage

In a special three-part series in WEBB magazine, we dive deep into how boarding schools nurture and inspire—creating the self, forming community, and acting for the common good. We hope you’ll enjoy it and want to learn more about Webb and The Boarding School Advantage.

Part One


Webb’s focus on student-centered learning combines thinking and doing, which encourages rational learning. It creates authentic opportunities for students’ self-discovery in the classroom.

Part Two


Act, React, Decide. We all have a responsibility beyond ourselves. Community is at the heart of everything we do at Webb.

Part Three

The Common Good

Supporting community, building community benefits everyone. It is striving for a common good that enlarge what’s possible.


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