Upcoming Events

Jul 4

Independence Day: Office Closed

Sep 5

Labor Day: Office Closed

Sep 6

Normal Office Hours Resume

Sep 12

Boarding School Fair

Location: Loyola School, 980 Park Avenue Time: 4:30pm - 6:15pm
Sep 13

Independent Middle/Upper Day School Fair

Location: Loyola School, 980 Park Avenue Time: 4:30pm - 6:15pm

Preschool Admission Workshops

Jun 28

Preschool Admissions Workshop

Location: Parents League Office, 115 East 82nd Street, first floor, between Park & Lexington Avenues Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Jul 11

Preschool Admissions Workshop

Location: The Parents League Office, 115 East 82nd Street, between Park & Lexington Avenues Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm
Jul 12

Preschool Admissions Workshop

Location: The Parents League office, 115 East 82nd Street, first floor, between Park & Lexington Avenues Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Preschool Admissions Workshop, DOWNTOWN LOCATION

Location: Downtown Little School, 15 Dutch Street, between Fulton and John Streets, Manhattan, reached by the A, C, J, R, W, Z, 2, 3, 4, 5 trains and the 15 bus. Time: 6:00pm - 7:30pm
Jul 19

Preschool Admissions Workshop

Location: The Parents League office, 115 East 82nd Street, first floor, between Park & Lexington Avenues Time: 5:30pm - 7:00pm

Featured Article

  • Character Education

    Walter C. Johnson, Headmaster, Hackley School For as wood is the material dealt with by the carpenter, bronze by the statuary, so the subject matter of each man’s art of living is his own life. EPICTETUS Pat Bassett, the President of the National Association of Independent Schools, has presented research on educational goals for the 21st century school, and found a consensus among authorities surrounding six skills students will need to succeed and prosper. 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