Why do parents send their children to boarding school? Why do kids want to go to boarding school? Barbara Scott, Executive Director, Parents League of New York describes her family's experience with boarding school life.
Parents League School Advisors are here for you whether you are new to the city or have lived here your whole life. They have the expertise to help you find the right preschool for your child.
Begin the process by following these simple steps:
- Join Parents League.
Sign up for membership online or contact our office at [email protected]
- Attend a Parents League Preschool Workshop (included with membership).
Led by one of our experienced School Advisors, this interactive workshop is offered virtually during the spring and summer. The workshop will give you the opportunity to learn about the process and have all your questions answered. See our events page for preschool workshop dates.
- Develop your list of schools, and then call one of our preschool advisors to review your list. (included with membership)
Request and file applications in September. Stay in touch with your School Advisor as you go through the process. (unlimited calls with a School Advisor included in your membership)
Not sure if your child is ready to apply to preschool? Contact us at [email protected] and a Parents League School Advisor will help you answer this question.
Preschool Admissions Workshop at our upper east side office.
Become a Member
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.
- 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
Take advantage of our many benefits including school admissions advice, events and publications.
- 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
Financial Aid Memberships available.
Are you concerned about private school tuition costs? Though the cost of tuition may seem daunting, we advise families to keep an open mind when searching for a private or independent school. Here we address common concerns about school affordability and the financial aid application process.