Visit independent schools and learn about their programs. Find 2023 school open houses, info sessions, school tours, and more! Our member schools are hosting a variety of in-person and virtual events this fall.
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
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
“Pre-K Guide: Everything You Need to Know to Get Your Child a Seat” by Julie Shapiro
“School Overcrowding May be Contagious” by Alejandro Menjivar
“The Buyer’s and Renter’s Guide to the NYC Elementary School Game” by Lucy Cohen Blatter & Mimi O’Connor
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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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- Member School Directory and Publications
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Invite your student to look at the college admissions essay as an opportunity to reflect upon their own lives filled with the 3 Ps: Purpose. Passion. Potential.