Lets get to it.
1. Most parents find it more convenient for then to send there kids off to a boarding school because of the comfort they desire for themselves. Having the kids around them will not give the parents the exact environment they would want for themselves.
2. Most parents send there kids off to boarding school because of there kind of work, traveling every week leaving the kids at home alone is not such a good idea. In other to save them self of the risk of leaving there kids at home they send them to a boarding school where they will be taken care of.
3. Most parents send there kids to a boarding school because of unsettled home, where the mother and the father never get to agree with each other. Always fighting and quarreling, in such home the kids will not be able to do well, so in order to avoid such situation the parents send there kids off to a boarding school.
4. Another reason why parents send there kids to a boarding school is because they feel the kids will learn more in the boarding school without distraction. With that mentality they send there kids off to a boarding school.
But is it cruel to send your little one to boarding school? Well, little kids needs the love and attention of there family members more than anything else while growing up, sending them to a boarding school only deprive them of such privilege.