It’s only recently that the idea of a school being a “good fit” for a student has gained traction. According to experts, a school may be considered a good fit when it suits a student’s academic skills, personality, and interests.
Elizabeth Sheehan, a 2015 NDEC graduate, knows well how important the right fit is. Like other students at the charter high school she used to attend, she is intelligent and hardworking. But she had been retained twice, “and I was facing retention a third time,” she recalls. “My self-confidence was pretty low.”
She chose to complete high school at NDEC and enrolled in the High School Diploma Program in 2014. It proved to be the right fit. Click here to learn more about Elizabeth.