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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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Kindergarten Admissions Workshop 2021
Speaker:
Ann Spagnola, Parents League School Advisor
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Virtual Workshop
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Anne Burns, Parents League School Advisor
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Parents League member schools are making it possible for you to learn about their schools virtually and in person. We will keep this list updated so that you can learn about schools and prepare for the fall admissions season.

by Michael Gary, Former Director of Admissions, Phillips Exeter Academy

“Why boarding school?” This is the question I have been answering for almost thirty years, first as a student and now as a seasoned admissions director. The answers to this question are just as varied as the kids who decide to attend.