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

Become a Member

School Fair

Membership for Schools

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.

Benefits
  • 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

More Information about Memberships for Schools

Family Membership

Take advantage of our many benefits including school admissions advice, events and publications.

Become a member now!

Benefits
  • School Advisory Appointments and Workshops
  • Lectures, Panels and Events on Parenting and Education
  • Parents League Publications
  • Online School Directory
  • Camp Advice and Information
  • Office Bulletin Board and Tutoring File

More Information about Family Memberships

Financial Aid Memberships available.

Upcoming Events

Paying for college
Speaker:
Kal Chany
Venue:
Birch Wathen Lenox School
210 East 77th Street
Between Second and Third Avenues
New York, NY 10075
When:
Tuesday, March 3, 2020
Time:
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Members: Register here
NYC Middle and High School Admissions
Speaker:
Evie Gurney, Parents League School Advisor
Venue:
Parents League Office
115 East 82nd Street
Between Park & Lexington Avenues, first floor
New York, NY 10028
When:
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Time:
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Fully Booked

PLNY Blog

by Susan Birnbaum, Director, Children’s All Day School & Pre-Nursery

What would mathematics look like for infants? What about literacy and science? Assuming that babies can learn and do indeed learn on their own when they mimic or observe, then it isn’t a matter of whether babies should go to school, it is about what and how they should learn while there.

by Gina Malin, Executive Director and Evie Gurney, School Advisor

Gina and Evie discuss the middle school and high school admission process when transitioning from public to private school.