Special Needs Schools

Parents League Special Needs School Advisors are knowledgeable about schools for children with special needs including preschools, day schools in the city and boarding schools across the country. Phone consultations can be scheduled and are included with Parents League membership.

In addition, the Parents League holds four Special Needs Group Discussion Sessions during the academic year. Following a support group format and facilitated by our special needs advisors, these sessions are opportunities to discuss all aspects of educating and parenting children with special needs. Attendance at the group discussion is included with membership.

Call us to join and schedule your appointment at 212-737-7385.

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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.

Admissions Events

Financial Aid for Private School NYC
Speaker:
Private and Independent School Financial Aid Experts
Venue:
Trevor Day School
312 East 95th Street
New York, NY 10128
When:
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Time:
6:30pm - 7:45pm
Members: Register here
Non-Members: Register here
Upper West Side Preschool Fair
Venue:
St. Hilda’s and St. Hugh’s School
619 West 114th Street
New York, NY 10025
When:
Thursday, November 7, 2019
Time:
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Members: Please call the Parents League office at 212-737-7385 to register.
Non-Members: Register here

PLNY Blog

Finding the right school for your child can be a daunting experience, and if you need help, support is available. Regardless of where you live in the country, you will likely find people to assist you.

Winifred Mabley, Director of Lower School Admission at The Brearley School sits down with Executive Director, Gina Malin to discuss school tours and parent interviews:

  • what happens on the school tour
  • what to expect at the interview
  • how to talk about your child
  • what to wear