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Welcome to the Home of the Boarding School Community

Where faculty and administrators gather to connect, learn, share, and support each other.

If you’re exploring a boarding school education, you’ll find all you need at BoardingSchools.com, including full profiles on our 225+ member schools!

Notice: Thus far, five of TABS Member Schools were in Hurricane Ian’s path, and we are in touch. We don't know yet how they were affected, but will let you know if your support is needed.

Upcoming Awards

The recipients or this year’s Ruzicka Compass Premier Leadership Award and the inaugural Burch Ford Kaleidoscope Awards will be announced on
November 11th at our Annual Conference in Washington DC. Join us at the boarding school event of the year as we recognize those leading the way in our community.

Ruzicka Compass Award

for Premier Leadership

Kaleidoscope Awards

for Excellence in Student Life

Susan Campbell Baldridge

TABS Executive Director, Effective July 1, 2022

Front & Center


student recruitment

Join us at our 2022 Student Recruitment Events in cities across the globe. We have both in person and virtual events planned, beginning September 30.



Hanoi, Vietnam – Sep 30
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam – Oct 2
Da Nang, Vietnam – Oct 4
China (virtual) – Oct 6
Tokyo, Japan – Oct 8
Mexico City, Mexico – Oct 13
Bogota, Columbia – Oct 15
Western Hemisphere (virtual) – Nov 19
Boarding School for All (virtual) – Dec 10
More Info & Registration

TABS conference

The boarding school event of the year!
Connect with colleagues and friends, old and new, at this in-person event in Washington DC.



Register with a Team of Four and Save

And book your room at Washington DC Renaissance Downtown by October 11 so you can get in on TABS room block rate!
More Info & Registration

susan campbell baldridge

Welcome to the team!

Effective July 1, 2022
Meet Susan

It’s All Part of the Plan