Founded in 1913 as a coalition of parents and independent and private schools, the Parents League of New York supports families and children by providing a broad range of educational and parenting resources.

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If you represent an independent or private school click here to learn how to apply for School Membership, or call us at 212-737-7385. Annual membership dues are based on the total enrollment of the school.

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  • Annual School Fairs
  • Panel Presentations for Prospective Parents
  • Member School Directory and Publications
  • Online Member School Directory
  • Advisory Services
  • Grade Openings
  • Workshops and Forums
  • Spring Reception

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  • School Advisory Appointments
  • Parent and Caregiver Book Talks
  • Admissions Workshops
  • Parents League Publications
  • Online School Directory

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Upcoming Events

Prepare for the ISEE and SSAT 2024
Speaker:
I-fan Quirk, Advantage Testing
Venue:
Virtual Event
A link will be emailed to all registrants
New York, NY 10028
When:
Wednesday, February 28, 2024
Time:
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Members: Register here
College Admissions 2024
Speaker:
Joie Jager-Hyman, Ed.D, College Advisor, Founder and President of CP360
Venue:
Virtual Event
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New York, NY 10028
When:
Thursday, March 7, 2024
Time:
6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Non-Members: Register here

PLNY Blog

by Richard Weissbourd, Making Caring Common Project, Harvard Graduate School of Education

Raising a caring, respectful, ethical child is and always has been hard work. But it’s something all of us can do. Here you will find a set of guideposts to raising caring, respectful, and ethical children, along with tips for putting them into action.

It is Kindergarten admissions time in NYC private schools. Finally, you know your options! What should you do next?