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20th Jul '16 7:51:38 AM Morgenthaler
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* In {{Edgar Allan Poe}}'s short story ''William Wilson'', [[FirstPersonPeripheralNarrator the narrator]] attended one of these in his youth.

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* In {{Edgar Creator/{{Edgar Allan Poe}}'s short story ''William Wilson'', [[FirstPersonPeripheralNarrator the narrator]] attended one of these in his youth.



* EvelynWaugh's first novel, ''Decline and Fall'', is largely set at one of these, though it concerns one of the tutors rather than the students themselves.
* RobertAHeinlein's ''Literature/BetweenPlanets'' begins with Don Harvey attending one for several years on Earth while his parents are busy with archaeological digs on Mars. Aside from academics it is also a dude ranch with each boy being assigned a horse to care for.

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* EvelynWaugh's Creator/EvelynWaugh's first novel, ''Decline and Fall'', is largely set at one of these, though it concerns one of the tutors rather than the students themselves.
* RobertAHeinlein's Creator/RobertAHeinlein's ''Literature/BetweenPlanets'' begins with Don Harvey attending one for several years on Earth while his parents are busy with archaeological digs on Mars. Aside from academics it is also a dude ranch with each boy being assigned a horse to care for.



* {{Dance Academy}} an entire show about an Australian boarding school for dancers.

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* {{Dance Series/{{Dance Academy}} an entire show about an Australian boarding school for dancers.



* The forgotten teen sitcom ''RunningTheHalls'' was ''Series/SavedByTheBell'' [-[[RecycledInSpace IN A BOARDING SCHOOL!]]-]

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* The forgotten teen sitcom ''RunningTheHalls'' ''Series/RunningTheHalls'' was ''Series/SavedByTheBell'' [-[[RecycledInSpace IN A BOARDING SCHOOL!]]-]
22nd Jun '16 8:02:33 AM gemmabeta2
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* Fagging, the (mostly obsolete) practice of younger students acting as servants for the elder ones. Has nothing to do with either homosexuality or cigarettes (usually).

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* Fagging, the (mostly obsolete) practice of younger students (the fag) acting as servants for the elder ones.ones (the fag-master)--in return, the elder student is supposed to mentor and protect the fags serving him. Has nothing to do with either homosexuality or cigarettes (usually).
19th May '16 4:15:15 AM TheOneWhoTropes
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* The forgotten teen sitcom ''RunningTheHalls'' was ''SavedByTheBell'' [-[[RecycledInSpace IN A BOARDING SCHOOL!]]-]

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* The forgotten teen sitcom ''RunningTheHalls'' was ''SavedByTheBell'' ''Series/SavedByTheBell'' [-[[RecycledInSpace IN A BOARDING SCHOOL!]]-]
4th May '16 6:58:40 AM Morgenthaler
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* Parodied and subverted to hell and back in ''Tompkinson's Schooldays'', the first episode of ''RippingYarns''. Actually, Greybridge itself (the school in the story) probably counts as more of a Boarding School Of Horrors, but it's intended as a parody of this trope.
* ''USAHigh'', a '90s series from the same people who brought you ''SavedByTheBell'' and ''Running the Halls'', was basically [-[[RecycledInSpace SAVED BY THE BELL IN PARIS!]]-]
* ''TowerPrep''
* "TheWorstWitch" is set in a boarding school for young witches.

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* Parodied and subverted to hell and back in ''Tompkinson's Schooldays'', the first episode of ''RippingYarns''.''Series/RippingYarns''. Actually, Greybridge itself (the school in the story) probably counts as more of a Boarding School Of Horrors, but it's intended as a parody of this trope.
* ''USAHigh'', ''Series/USAHigh'', a '90s series from the same people who brought you ''SavedByTheBell'' ''Series/SavedByTheBell'' and ''Running the Halls'', was basically [-[[RecycledInSpace SAVED BY THE BELL IN PARIS!]]-]
* ''TowerPrep''
''Series/TowerPrep''
* "TheWorstWitch" "Series/TheWorstWitch" is set in a boarding school for young witches.
2nd Apr '16 10:41:46 PM GrammarNavi
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* ''Film/{{Class}}'', starring Rob Lowe & Andrew McCarthy

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* ''Film/{{Class}}'', starring Rob Lowe & Andrew McCarthy[=McCarthy=]
2nd Apr '16 7:46:45 AM molokai198
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* ''Literature/WingsOfFire'' has Jade Mountain Academy, a boarding school for dragonets of all tribes founded by the protagonists of the first arc.
11th Mar '16 5:56:01 PM GrammarNavi
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* The entire point of ''{{Zoey 101}}'', in perfect combination with ElaborateUniversityHigh.

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* The entire point of ''{{Zoey ''Series/{{Zoey 101}}'', in perfect combination with ElaborateUniversityHigh.
8th Mar '16 7:10:10 AM CaptainPedant
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* ''Literature/TheLiar'', which has SituationalSexuality all through it -- unsurprisingly.

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* ''Literature/TheLiar'', ''Literature/TheLiarNovel'', which has SituationalSexuality all through it -- unsurprisingly.
8th Mar '16 7:07:43 AM CaptainPedant
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* ''Literature/TheLiar'', which has SituationalSexuality all through it -- unsurprisingly.
6th Feb '16 1:28:58 PM TheOneWhoTropes
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* One of the cases in ''Manga/TanteiGakuenQ'' happens in a boarding school. Megu and Ryu are asked to pose as {{New Transfer Student}}s to find out the truth about a missing SchoolIdol, and have to deal with the overbearing StudentCouncilPresident and the well-intentioned but ''very'' nosy members of the Broadcasting Club. [[spoiler:The StudentCouncilPresident is messily murdered. And things go FromBadToWorse from then on.]]

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* One of the cases in ''Manga/TanteiGakuenQ'' ''Manga/DetectiveSchoolQ'' happens in a boarding school. Megu and Ryu are asked to pose as {{New Transfer Student}}s to find out the truth about a missing SchoolIdol, and have to deal with the overbearing StudentCouncilPresident and the well-intentioned but ''very'' nosy members of the Broadcasting Club. [[spoiler:The StudentCouncilPresident is messily murdered. And things go FromBadToWorse from then on.]]
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