2017/18 Oxbridge Admissions Result
Despite increased competition and universities’ focus on state school recruitment, ARCH students have achieved 20 Oxbridge offers across 10+ subjects; plus 50+ early offers from Top 3 London universities (LSE, UCL, Imperial) as well as Medicine offers from UK and HK universities!
2017/18 US Boarding Schools Results
Congratulations to our students on their amazing results and wish them success in their future educational endeavors!
Notification: Our phone system will undergo maintenance on 15 Feb
Our center’s hotline +852 3568 0406 will be suspended on Thursday the 15th February from 10am to 12noon, for the purpose of system maintenance.
2018 UK & US Early Admission Results
Congrats to ARCH students on receiving multiple offers/ acceptances from top UK, US and Hong Kong universities this year!
How to Deal with Interview Nerves
Since time immemorial, mankind has had certain chemical and biological processes hardwired into our bodies. When we feel fear, our levels of cortisol and adrenaline skyrocket while bloodflow decreases to the parts of our brain that deal with cri
Tips to Prepare for a Successful Transition from High School to US University: Part I
After having been accepted to a US university or college, you are likely spending much of the summer before your freshman year preparing to enter university or college in the United States. For some, this may mean enjoying time with family and friends; others may be getting ahead with some of their studies or attending a pre-college summer camp. Regardless of what you are doing individually, most of you are probably feeling pretty excited — and also probably a little apprehensive. What will my classes be like? Will I get along with my roommate? How will I make friends? The transition from high school to college is a huge step and being nervous about this transition is completely normal. Don’t worry, to some degree every high school student experiences pre-college fears.
Tips to Prepare for a Successful Transition from High School to US University: Part II
Some students, particularly those who have attended a US boarding school, arrive at a US University prepared for the challenges that lie ahead and may not notice a huge difference between their boarding and college experiences. They have essentially had a pre-college experience at boarding school, where they learned to live independently, manage their time, and achieve academic success. For others, the difference may take some time to get used to.
Tips to Prepare for a Successful Transition from High School to US University: Part III
Time Management and Sleep Patterns:
Generally, high schools students can’t wait for college because they think it means freedom. Parents and teachers can’t tell them when to do their homework, they can go to bed when they want, do what they want, and hang out with whomever they want. This increase in choices and responsibilities is what can derail some freshman. College students must have the ability to organize and structure their time to prioritize their responsibilities.
US Boarding School Visit - Part I: School List and Visit Timeline
Demystifying the US Boarding School Visit: Why, When and How to Find a Fitting School
US Boarding School Visit - Part II: Planning & Tour
Once you have a balanced list, determined the schools you want to visit, and the time frame that works best for your child, it’s time to get to planning and preparing for the school visit trip.