Children are required to navigate through the elements, do their own laundry, and get up in the morning.
Another reason to attend boarding school is independence.
Gulak set a record for the highest seed funding ever handed out on the CBC show magazine in 2008.
While the educational experience at the boarding school is important to personal and educational growth and development, it's also a precursor to life after school.
Pop culture has painted boarding school in a way that isn’t necessarily accurate.
While the depictions are exaggerated examples of what the reality of boarding school life is actually like, film, TV and books have left people asking: why would anyone want to go to boarding school?