These Are the Most Expensive High Schools In The USA

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Education is essential for our future, but how much money are some parents paying for their children’s tuition? 24/7 Wall Street has been making lists with the most expensive high schools in the country every year and the price tags are insane! Some of these high schools cost more than university tuitions! What makes these schools so coveted and why are the tuitions so eye-watering expensive? Here are a few things about the top most expensive high schools in the USA.

St. Thomas More School – $54,000

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The tuition for a year at St. Thomas More School (Oakdale, Connecticut) is nearly $54,000. The school has turned around 20 alumni into professional basketball players in the NBA. This is why many students go to the St. Thomas More School, hoping they could later be chosen into a college basketball team. St. Thomas More School offers a lot of perks, such as great gymnasiums, a beach, dock, and even a boathouse, aside from over 40 different academic courses, a tennis court, a track, and five athletic fields. If this school tuition is too high, the prices only go up as we continue with the list…

Interesting facts about BTS
  • The group name, “BTS” stands for the Korean expression Bangtan Sonyeondan which translates to “Bulletproof Boy Scouts”. Band member J-Hope said that they chose this name because it represents BTS’s desire “to block out stereotypes, criticisms, and expectations that aim on adolescents like bullets.” But that isn’t the only meaning behind the name. In 2017, BTS said, as part of their new brand identity, that their name would also stand for Beyond the Scene” which extended their name to mean “growing youth BTS who is going beyond the realities they are facing, and going forward.”
  • BTS was originally intended to be a hip-hop group, similar to YG Entertainment’s 1TYM. This was because Big Hit Entertainment CEO Bang Si-hyuk met with RM and was very impressed by his rapping talents. However, Bang Si-hyuk changed his mind and decided that today’s youth needed “a hero who can lend them a shoulder to lean on, even without speaking a single word.”
  • BTS has said that all of the following musicians have inspired their music; Post Malone, Eminem, Seo Taiji and Boys, Nas, Kanye West, Drake, Charlie Puth, Danger, and Queen.
  • The band’s first English-language single, “Dynamite”, was released on August 21st. Its video broke the YouTube record for the most viewed music video premiere, grabbing the attention of three million viewers, and it set a new record for the most viewed video on the first day of release. “Dynamite” is also the first music video on YouTube to surpass 100 million views in less than one day.
  • BTS has been often labeled as “easily the biggest and most successful name in K-pop in the world” that can “do things no other name in their genre can.” Time magazine has gone as far as calling them the “Princes of Pop.”