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The Wall Street Journal

Some NYC K-12 Schools Cross $50,000-a-Year Mark by Leslie Brody

Private School Tuition Bill Tops $40,000 by Sophia Hollander
 

WNYC.org

Families Pay Private High School Deposits While They Await Public School Acceptances by Reema Khrais
 

New York Family

Preschool Admissions: Between Now & September by Eric Messinger

New York Family’s 2016 NYC Preschool Directory by Gavriella Mahpour, Julia Malykh & Ben Berk

The Public Face of Private Education” by Eric Messinger
 

New York Metro Parents

Public vs. Private: How to Choose the Right School for Your Child” by Lisa Chung
 

DNA INFO

Pre-K Guide: Everything You Need to Know to Get Your Child a Seat by Julie Shapiro
 

Our Town

School Overcrowding May be Contagious by Alejandro Menjivar
 

Brick Underground

The Buyer’s and Renter’s Guide to the NYC Elementary School Game by Lucy Cohen Blatter & Mimi O’Connor

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by Carrie Solomon, Parents League School Advisor

Many preschools enroll children at 2.0 years of age (by September 1st of the fall your child begins). A few preschools enroll as young as 1.6 or as old as 3.0.

by MARK MITCHELL, Vice President, School & Student Services

There is no denying that recent pricing trends make the independent school choice seem less financially viable for many families. During the past decade, the tuition price tag has increased at significant rates. Data gathered by the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) show that the median tuition for all independent schools (of all types and grade levels) rose by nearly 50% during that time.