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A truly transformative experience.
As an alum, I believe that LEAF prepared me for what lies ahead more than any other school possibly could. There is always a lot of opportunities and fantastic people. It is definitely worth it.
LEAF Academy however is not an easy school. The AP curriculum is combined with multiple other classes and extracurriculars, which can lead to a heavy workload.
The only thing I believe needs some work to make the school even better is the proportion of international students and the university counseling program.
Transformational experience. LEAF Academy helps students mature academically, professionally, and emotionally. The people behind the academy, as well as it's faculty is extraordinary on a global level and unparalleled in CEE.
Friendly teacher-student relationships, great classes (more focused on humanities than on STEM but you can still find almost anything here), some very very cool and driven people (might be worth coming here just for the network). A lot of entrepreneurship and business opportunities, workload and curriculum is very customizable, and because the school is new and small, if students are unhappy about something, it actually has the potential to change.
Location is great, we're in the capital city so lots of opportunities outside of school (and you will mostly be supported in pursuing them).
Downsides are too many rules (comparing it to a non-residential public school so idk if it's really that bad) and too much stress (you really need to watch your mental health, many people struggle).
I guess you could flip it and say it's a very motivating and competitive environment, which i... read full review