Upcoming Events

Sep 2

Regular Office Hours Resume

Time: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Sep 10

SSAT & ISEE Parent Workshop, Speaker: Adam Nguyen, Ivy Link

Location: The Parents League Office, 115 East 82nd Street, First Floor, Between Park and Lexington Time: 9:30am - 10:30am
Sep 15

Boarding School Fair

Location: Loyola School, East 83rd Street between Park & Madison Time: 4:30pm - 6:15pm Register

Boarding School Admissions Panel Discussion

Location: Loyola School, East 83rd Street, between Park & Madison Time: 6:30pm - 7:30pm Register
Sep 16

Independent Middle/Upper School Fair

Location: Loyola School, East 83rd Street between Park & Madison Time: 4:30pm - 6:15pm Register

Preschool Admission Workshops

Sep 2

Preschool Admissions Workshop

Location: 115 East 82nd Street, first floor, between Park and Lexington Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Sep 9

Preschool Admissions Workshop

Location: 115 East 82nd Street, first floor, between Park and Lexington Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Sep 17

Preschool Admissions Workshop

Location: 115 East 82nd Street, first floor, between Park and Lexington Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Sep 23

Preschool Admissions Workshop

Location: 115 East 82nd Street, first floor, between Park and Lexington Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Sep 30

Preschool Admissions Workshop

Location: 115 East 82nd Street, first floor, between Park and Lexington Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Featured Article

  • The Math Classroom: Where Diversity Matters

    By Marisha Plotnik, Teacher, Rudolf Steiner School Diversity is, at long last, a subject of interest in every independent school and independent schools are now deeply committed to opening their doors to students of color. We well know that separate is not equal; our children should look around their classrooms to see faces that look like theirs and faces that do not. At the same time, we sell ourselves short if we allow our concept of diversity to stop at opening the door to a range of skin tones. What happens on the other side of that door bears careful consideration. Click here to download the full article

  • Financial Aid: A Guide

    by Joan Kaplan, The Brearley School Many families hesitate to explore the possibility of independent school for their children because they believe they cannot afford it. Despite growth in the U.S. economy in recent years, the purchasing power of the typical family has actually fallen. The cost of independent school tuition, on the other hand, has been rising faster than the rate of inflation. Independent schools are as concerned as parents about affordability. We work hard to identify applicants whose academic potential and personal qualities best fit our individual missions. These students come from public, private and religious schools, from all parts of the city and from a wide variety of family backgrounds. Click here to download the full article