Advisory Services

One of the most valuable aspects of membership is the opportunity to consult with Parents League School Advisors about admissions to indpendent and private schools. Advisory consultations are included with membership.

Parents League School Advisors

Parents League School Advisors have over 125 years of combined experience as administrators, admission directors, teachers and board members at schools including The Brearley School, The Buckley School, Central Synagogue May Family Nursery School, Columbia Grammar and Preparatory School, The Episcopal School, Grace Church School, The Town School, and Trevor Day School.  We have a unique and close working relationship with over 300 independent day and boarding schools, enabling us to provide families with up to date information about schools and admissions policies.

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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

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Family Membership

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

  • $200 membership expires 6/30/2017
  • $400 membership expires 6/30/2019

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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

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Advisory Inquiries

Request an appointment with a Parents League School Advisor.

Preschool Admission Workshops

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Admissions Events

Speaker:
Financial Aid Directors from our member schools
Venue:
The Buckley School
113 East 73rd Street
New York, NY 10021
United States
When:
Thursday, October 20, 2016
Time:
6:30pm - 7:45pm

PLNY Blog

by JEAN SCHREIBER, M.S., ED

Do power struggles define the relationship between you and your child? How can adults teach children to gain self-control, respect the rights of others, accept responsibility for their own behavior, and learn from their mistakes? This video explores discipline from a developmental perspective and focus on teaching and learning — rather than on punishing.

by MARK MITCHELL Vice President, School & Student Services By NAIS

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.

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