Single SEX SCHOOLS
In our world today there are many schools with a student
body consisting of both sexes, nevertheless there are a
significant num ber of schools carrying on the tradition of
a single sex system. The fact that there are an undeniable
number of single sex schools, is prof ound proof that the
advantages of the single sex system overweigh the
People said that friendship starting from childhood is more
s table and valuable than friendship starting when working
in the society. During leisure time boys will naturally
gather together and talk a bout topics of interest to them.
Some topics of conversation is probab ly not suitable in
the presence of girls. The same happens to girls in s ingle
sex schools. In a school of single sex, the students will
feel mor e comfortable and relaxed in this way.
The students in grade 8 would probably start to enter into
their teen-age years. These teenagers because of curiosity,
would have interest in trying to understand the difference
between the two se xes, such as life style, interest, etc.
Being in the same classroom ev ery day this might not be
able to let them concentrate well enough on their studies.
Besides the above advantages, studying in a single sex
school would also keep attendance problems to a minimum.
Boys and girls, being in the same classroom every day would
naturally talk about activities aft er school such as going
for movies, having a drink in the evening. In a sch ool of
single sex, the students will not be given any extra
temptations t o skip or be late because of their social
Opinions from the public seem to indicate that schools of
sin gle sex are more popular than co-ed schools . If this
system was not beneficial then all the schools such as
Brebuef that has adopted t his system would have eliminated
it. Therefore the advantages must de finitely overshadow