How to Be Confident and Popular in Private School

Private school is a different world than public school. If you've recently found yourself in a new private school, you may be wondering how to fit in with everyone else. You can still be yourself and be popular and well-liked!

Steps

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    Practicing good hygiene. This is crucial to being well-liked and taken seriously.
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    Make sure your hair is neat or gorgeously messy. It's recommended that you wash every night and condition your hair every other night. Unless you have curly hair, for which you should deep condition weekly.
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    Wash your body with a good-smelling body wash and exfoliate about twice a week.
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    Wear a light perfume or some lotion to make yourself smell really good and clean. Deodorant is a must!
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    Usually private schools have dress codes or uniforms. If you have a uniform, add your own accessories! Tie colorful shoelaces on your shoes or add cute headbands or paint your nails because usually a bunch of colors are allowed. Show as much of your own individuality that's allowed.
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    Get good grades. Being involved is considered cool. Private schools take education seriously. Getting A's is good because people see you as an easy person to talk to.
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    Get involved! Getting into clubs and sports are a great way to meet people. Plus, it's a surefire way to get to know people with your interests.
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    Be outgoing. Go up to a person and saying,"Do you have Honors Pre-Calc next period?" They'll admire your confidence. Plus, you might have someone to sit by in that period! Keep this up and you'll have a group by lunchtime.Never NEVER be like some one else just act the way you are

Tips

  • Be outgoing and most importantly, be yourself.
  • Preppiness is common in private schools. Lacoste is a popular prep brand for boys. Ralph Lauren for both boys and girls. And of course, for girls, there are many more designer brands that are popular, especially Chanel, Coach, Dior, Juicy Couture, UGG Australia, Dooney&Bourke, D&G, etc.
  • A lot of girls wear pearls and diamonds because they're really pretty and simple.
  • If your private school is a part of a religion make sure to express great interest in that religion to gain acceptance.
  • NEVER EVER BUY A KNOCKOFF.
  • If you have greasy or oily hair, don't condition the scalp.

Warnings

  • Don't try to be someone you're not, because you know yourself the most. And most likely you will become friends with people you aren't even close to liking.
  • Also beware of becoming spoiled!
  • Make sure before you 'tweak' up your uniform, there is nothing in the rules forbidding that.

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Categories: School Popularity