: Waiting for next track...

: Waiting for next track...

Boarding school myths busted

Boarding school myths busted

Published at 9:57am 1st February 2017. (Updated at 3:01pm 1st February 2017)

What springs to mind when you think of boarding school?

For many it conjures up age old ideas of strict rules and early bedtimes, but the students at Harrogate Ladies College will tell you it’s far from that.

Over forty percent of the students at Harrogate Ladies College board, whether it’s every night or just once in a while. The school’s modern and flexible approach towards boarding means it can help busy parents juggle work and family life, providing a stable support system to parents and pupils.

Situated in a safe residential area of Harrogate, the students are based just minutes from the town center too. From weekend trips to local activities, there’s always something going on.

Listen below to find out what happened when we visited Lancaster Boarding House and found out what it’s really like to go to boarding school.