Update

Although our physical office is closed, we are pleased to be able to still fully connect with you online for advisory appointments, admissions workshops and events. And check our blog to register for a virtual admissions event at one of our member schools. Further details here

Parents League in the News

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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Upcoming Events

NYC Boarding School Fair 2020
Venue:
Multi-day Virtual Fair
A link will be emailed to all registrants
New York, NY 10028
When:
Monday, October 26, 2020
Time:
6:00pm - 9:30pm
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Boarding School Panel Discussion 2020
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Virtual Event
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New York, NY 10028
When:
Monday, October 26, 2020
Time:
5:00pm - 6:00pm
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PLNY Blog

While you may not be able to visit our wonderful member schools in person, they are making it possible for you to connect virtually. We will keep this list updated so that you can learn about schools during this admissions season.

Learn how to apply for and secure independent school financial aid from our panel of experts. In this video, Laura Danforth, Head of the Masters School, moderates a discussion with Directors of Financial Aid.