National Geographic : 1936 Aug
Girls' Schools ABBOT ACADEMY IN BEAUTIFUL New England town. General and college preparatory courses; strong faculty. Art, music,dramatics. All sports-skating,skiing, riding. 107th year. Catalog. Address Registrar, 16 Abbott Street, Andover, Mass. THE ANNA HEAD SCHOOL EST. 1887. Accredited College-preparatory and Lower School. Swimming,hockey, riding,tennis, the year round. Comfortable home and garden in college town. Address Mary E. Wilson, M.L ., L.H .D ., Prin., 2540 ChanningWay,Berkeley,California. ANNIE WRIGHT SEMINARY 0 CHURCH SCHOOL for girls of all ages. Founded 1884. Accredited College Preparation. Modern curriculum content. Varied athletic program. Ideal home and social environment. Sallie Egerton Wilson, Prin cipal, 829 N. Tacoma Ave., Tacoma, Wash. * ARLINGTON HALL JUNIOR COLLEGE and 4-year high school. Strong Academic work. Excellent music and other depts. Virginia hills, 15 minutes from White House. Modern buildings. 100-acre wooded campus. All sports-riding. CarrieSutherlin, M.A ., Pres., Ben Franklin Sta., Box N, Washington, D. C. MISS BEARD'S SCHOOL COLLEGE Preparation. Music, Art, Dramatics, Home Economics. Varied Sports. Lucle C. Beard, Headmistress, Box 90, Orange, New Jersey. BIRMINGHAM FOR girls. 83rd year. 200 acres-Central Penna. mountains. Sports, riding. Accredited college prep aration. General course. Art, Music, Secretarial. Dramatics. Easily accessible. Catalog. T. C. Grier, Director, Box 48, Birmingham, Pa. THE BISHOP'S SCHOOL EPISCOPAL boarding and day school. Preparatory to all Colleges. Also Intermediate Grades. Art, Music, Dramatics. Modern equipment. Outdoor sports. Caroline Seely Cummins, M.A., Vassar, Headmistress, Box 40, La Jolla, Calif. THE DANA HALL SCHOOLS TENACRE-For young girls from eight to fourteen years. DANA HALL-College Preparatory and Gen eral Courses. PINE MANOR-Junior College. Music, Art, Homemaking. Helen Temple Cooke, Head, Box L, Wellesley, Mass. BRIARCLIFF MANOR N.Y. BRARCUFF MANOR, N. Y. * Suburban to N. Y. C. Recognized by leading colleges and universities. College preparatory, advanced courses in liberal and fine arts, secre tarial science, real estate secretaryship, medical asst., home economics, social service, speech arts, journalism. Buildings, grounds, equipment of fa mous Briarcliff Lodge. Pools, lake, golf course. Riding. Moderate rates. Catalog. Thomas H. Billings, Ph.D., Dir. of Adm. Box N, BRIARCLIFF MANOR, N. Y. THE ERSKINE SCHOOL COLLEGE courses for graduates of preparatory schools. City advantages in the Arts, Dramat ics, Social Service, and Secretarial Science. Miss Euphemia E. McClintock, Director, 129 Beacon Street, Boston, Mass. FERRY HALL THOROUGH High School and Junior College training. Accredited. On Lake Michigan, 28 miles from Chi cago. General courses. Music, art, dramatics. Home Economics. Riding. Notforprofit. 68thyear. Catalog. Eloise R. Tremain, Prin., Box 3, Lake Forest, III. Girls' Schools GARDNER SCHOOL 154 EAST 70TH STREET, New York. Resident and day school for girls. Accredited. Elementary, College Preparatory. Secretarial and Junior Collegiate courses. Music. Art, Dramatics, All Athletics. 79th Year. Elizabeth M. Masland, Principal. GREENBRIER COLLEGE anFOR GIR women. Junior College and preparatory. Founded 1812. In the Alleghenies. Art, Music, Dramatic Art, Secretarial, Athletics, Social Training. Modern fire proof dormitory. Address French W. Thompson, D.D ., Pres., Dept. N, Lewisburg, W. Va. GULFPARKC BY-THE-SEA FOR GIRLS. Accredited 2-year Junior College on the Riviera of America. Also3-yearcollege preparatory course. Music, art, speech and theatre arts, home economics, secretaryship. An environment favorable to the development of health and strong character. Park-like campus of semi-tropical beauty. Riding, salt water sports. New fresh water pool. Dancing. National patronage. Catalog. RICHARD G. Cox, President Box N, Gulfport, Miss. GUNSTON HALL Preparatory Collegiate Departments. Music, Art, Dramatics, fome Economics. Secretarial. Estab. 1892. Mary L. Gildersleeve, Mary B. Kerr, M.A ., Principals. Richard N. Mason, Business Manager. 1900 Florida Avenue, Washington, D. C. HOUSE IN THE PINES NEAR Boston. Thorough college preparation. Junior College course with study abroad. Secretarial sub jects, art. French House. Homemaking. Music. Riding. THE HEDGES-for younger girls. Ger trude E. Cornish, 120 Pine St., Norton, Mass. K ING- SMITH STUDIO SCHOOL OF KING-S H WASHINGTON AND PARIS. CULTURAL and Professional study. Music, dancing, dramatics, languages, creative writing, art, secretarial. Residential. Mr. and Mrs. August King-Smith, Directors, 1737 New Hampshire Avenue, Washington, D. C. KINGSWOOD-CRANBROOK GRADES 7-12, postgraduate. College preparatory and general courses. 50 acres on lake near Detroit. Unusual opportunities in arts, handicrafts, sciences. Music, dramatics, sports. Secretary, 156 Cran brook Road, Bloomfield Hills, Mich. LASELL JUNIOR COLLEGE TEN MILES fromBoston. Two-year courses for High School graduates. Academic, Secretarial. Home Economics, Music, Art. College Preparatory. Sep arate Junior School. Catalogs. Guy M. Winslow, Ph.D., 123 Woodland Road, Auburndale, Mass. LINDEN HALL JUNIOR College and School for Girls. Cultural and Vo cational, Music Home Economics, Secretarial, Fine and Commercial Art, Speech. Interesting Activities. All sports. Preparatory and General Courses. Beau tiful Campus. Riding, Swimming Pool. Moderate Tuition. F . W. Stengel, D.D ., Box 68, Utitz, Pa. "Mention the Geographic It identifies you." Girls' Schools I MARJORIE WEBSTER SCHOOLS, Foryoungwomen. JuniorCollegeandSchoolsof Phys icalEducationand DramaticArts-2 and3 yr.courses. Secretarial-1 and 2yrs. Fine and applied Arts. Gym, Pool. Broadcasting.Placement. Dormitories. Catalog. Rock Creek Park Estates, Box N, Wash., D. C . National Park * SUBURBAN to Seminary Seminary Washington. Out standing junior col lege and preparatory school for girls. Distinguished patronage. Unparalleled equipment. Terminal courses and preparation for advanced standing in universities. 32 buildings on wooded 200 acres. Sports. Catalog. James E. Ament, A.M ., Ph.D., LL.D., Box 986, Forest Glen, Md. OAK GROVE A FRIENDS SCHOOL EMPHASIZES Preparation for College and Gracious Living. Music, Art, Dramatics. Graduate Course Sec. Science. Upper and Lower Schools. Joyous Outdoor Life. Riding. Mr. and Mrs. Robert Owen, Box 140, Vassalboro, Maine. OGONTZ THOROUGH college preparatory, general and elective courses. Junior College, with academic and voca tional majors; secretarial,home-making,dramatics, music and art. Rydal Hall, separate Junior School. Abby A. Sutherland, Ogontz School P. 0., Pa. RYDAL HALL A SCHOOL for younger girls R r IU - MH L L 6-14 . Junior department of the Ogontz School. Carefully balanced study and play. Ideals of modern education. Country campus. Well-equipped building. French. Music. Personal care. Near Philadelphia. Write for catalog. Abby A. Sutherland, Ogontz School P. 0., Pa. ST. AGNES EPISCOPAL day and boarding school, emphasizing thorough college preparation. General course, with electives in Music and Art. Delightful country location. Out door sports, including riding. Happy school life. Dramatics, dancing. Catalog. Miss Blanche Pittman, Prin., Box N, Albany, New York. ST. MARGARET'S SCHOOL EMPHASIZES preparation for the leading colleges. General course with music, dramatics, art, secre tarial work, and homemaking. Country estate, fireproof building. Sports. Inc. 1875. Alberta C. Edell, A.M., Box N, Waterbury, Connecticut. SAINT MARY'S HALL PROTESTAN 70th year. Junior and Senior High School. Accred ited college preparation and comprehensive general courses. Junior College. Beautiful new buildings, modernly equipped. Sports. Catalog. Katharine Caley, A.B ., Box N, Faribault, Minn. SOUTHERN SEMINARY A SCHOOL of Character. Blue Ridge Mts. of Va. Ac credited Jr. College and High School. Music, Art, Expression. Home Economics. Phys. Ed. Commer cial. Social Training. Sports. 70th year. Robert Lee Durham, Pres., Box H, Buena Vista, Va. WALNUT HILL PREPARATORY and gen eral courses. Excellent record with leading colleges. Music, Art. Fifty-acre campus. All sports, riding, skiing. New gymna sium. 17 miles from Boston, 2 from Wellesley Col lege. Founded 1893. Hester R. Davies, Principal, 26 Highland Street, Natick, Mass. WARD-BELMONT ACCREDITED Junior college and prepara tory school with special courses in music, art, ex pression, home economics, physicaleducation danc ing, secretaryship. Impressive buildings. Sports. Catalog. Henriette R. Bryan, Registrar, Ward Belmont, Box 109, Nashville, Tenn. WARRENTON COUNTRY NEAR Wash SCHOOL ington. College preparatory, cultur al courses. I, rench the language of the house. Teaches girls how to study, brings them nearer nature, inculcates ideas of order and economy. Mile. Lea M. Bouligny, Box N, Warrenton, Va. MARY C. WHEELER SCHOOL MODERN in spirit, methods, equipment, rich in tra ditions. College preparatory, general. Art, Music, Dramatics, Dancing, for all. Sports on 170-Acre Farm. Riding. Junior Residence for girls 8-13. Mary Helena Dey, M. A ., Prin. Providence, R. I.