Private School Vs. Public School

1254 Words May 22nd, 2016 6 Pages
Thesis: Private school students are more likely to have a better viewpoint in learning, a firm stance in education, and will be more successful in colleges than of public school students.
I. Introduction

A. Attention Getter: According to NCES data, 88 percent of private high school students apply to college, compared to 57 percent of public high school students. Every day parents contemplate whether to send their children to private or public school. There are many dangers that come with public school like exposure to drugs, alcohol, bullying, and violence. Private school promotes, honor towards authority, an outstanding scholastic standpoint, and an overall professional boost for college. (www.capenet.org)

B. Reason to Listen: At some point of our lives, we, as future parents, will have to choose whether to send our children into a public or a private school.

C. Thesis Statement: Private school students are more likely to have a better viewpoint in learning, a firm stance in education, and will be more successful in colleges than of public school students.

D. Credibility Statement:

1. I have attended private school for 6 years and have attended public school for 4 years.
2. I have used scholarly journals and articles from credible authors, writers, and speakers. All of my sources are beneficial to this topic.

E. Preview of Main Points:
1. First, I will describe private schools’ curricular advantages, class sizes and its qualified teachers
2. Second, I will…
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