April 04, 2006
Ranney School is a premier private institution. It offers dedicated educators that incorporate humor and compassion into their teaching. The art program is expanding by including music in Upper School. The number of AP courses are nearly 2 dozen. Those APs offered in the Math Department and English Department are especially successful. The History Department has clever teachers and solid instruction, even giving the option of AP US History to highly qualified sophomores. The sports include some champion teams, namely girls' soccer, girls' tennis, and girls' basketball. Alternative competitive sports, like winter fencing, winter track, spring golf, and winter squash are available for those desiring something any from the mainstream. The extracurricular activities are varied and award-winning. There are competitive extracurriculars, like Mock Trial, Science League, Math League, Model UN, Model Congress, BRITE, and Academic Team. There are productive clubs, like the newspaper, yearbook, and literary magazine. Overall, Ranney is top-notch.
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