Application Services Overview
Private High School Consulting
Boarding and Day Offerings
We know how important it is to provide your child with a strong secondary education and we are here for you. Whether you live in the U.S., or abroad, we offer customized admissions services for top boarding and day schools in the United States. We have a selected number of private high school experts and we limit the student to consultant ratio to 5:1. Reach out to us early, so we can help you through the entire process.
Customized Admissions Strategy
You will receive a blueprint for your child’s application strategy which outlines their specific experiences, aspirations, and qualifications for success. Based on our proprietary Personal Achievement Template™ (PAT), your child’s admissions strategy will be outlined to help identify the best schools and give them the best possible chance for application success.
Proven Track Record
Using our thorough application strategy and support, you and your child will receive a detailed roadmap to rid the process of the confusion, complexity, and indecision that typical plagues applicants. As alumni of the most competitive high schools and colleges including Exeter, Choate, Andover, Harvard, Stanford, Yale, Princeton, and others, we have assisted clients gaining entry to these programs and many others including:
- St. Paul’s
- St. Alban’s
- St. Andrews
Start anytime you are ready. Is your child in middle school and ready to plan for the next step? Contact us and get started. Is your child ready to make a move but you are not sure what to do next? Reach out. Transition from planning your classes and activities to receiving sustained support for your applications.
Our Specific Services
Early Bird Services
Achieve support for your child prior to the time they are ready to apply to a private high school to ensure you are building the right background for their eventual application. Obtain guidance on course selection, activities, and summer opportunities. Get assistance on school matching and planned campus visits.
School Selection Advice
Your child will thrive in an environment that it is a good fit — it’s that simple. We will craft a list of target schools based on the right mixture of rankings, learning style, culture, environment, geography, student support, alumni network, and general fit. We will take into consideration your requirements with your child’s interests to provide you with a customized list of potential programs where you child will thrive
Work with us to construct a blueprint outlining your child’s experiences, qualifications, and aspirations. Through detailed interviews and our Personal Achievement Template™ (PAT) framework, you will gain a personalized path forward. Learn the best strategies for recording noteworthy events in ways to impress the admissions office.
Essay Structuring & Editing
Let us help your children from idea generation to the final draft on this critical piece of their application. We understand that every child is at a different place with respect to essay writing; we will work with your child to help them share unique aspects of their candidacy. We leverage every resource at our disposal including multiple discussions with parents, applicant, and the PAT, to understand the key areas to highlight in the application. The essay is the perfect opportunity to overcome average or subpar tests results, questionable grades or limited activities.
Obtain compelling recommendations based on selection and recommender preparation techniques. Let Admit Advantage help your child choose recommenders and prepare the core foundation of courses, grades, activities, and projects to furnish to your child’s recommenders to ensure their strengths are highlighted.
Eliminate inconsistencies and redundancies while emphasizing customized themes through a full application review. Eradicate any careless mistake or oversights which can torpedo your child’s candidacy.
Interview Strategy & Practice
In a world where technology rules, the interview can be very intimidating. Don’t leave this process to chance. We will help your child hone their interview skills and strategy through our mock interview from experts who have done real interviews for the most selective global programs. Your child will learn how to demonstrate passion, emphasize strengths and address weaknesses including inconsistent academic performance, spotty extra-curricular activities, and other blemishes.
After You Apply
Let us help you and your family choose from the multiple acceptances that they are likely to have (with our assistance, of course) as you balance academic needs, preferences, and academic aspirations.