2020 Spring Virtual School Admissions Events

Monday, June 1, 2020

While you can't visit our wonderful member schools in person, they are making it possible for you to connect virtually. We will keep this list updated so that you can learn about schools for the upcoming admissions season. And to learn even more about the admissions process and our schools, don't hesitate to make a phone appointment with our advisory team

June 2020
Montclare Children's School

Virtual Information Sessions and Tours
Various times
Register: https://www.montclareschool.org/admissions/
Join Clare Doyle, Director of Admissions and Angie Henriquez, Admissions Assistant for a one-one info session. We will share a virtual tour of our facilities and talk more in-depth about your program of choice and answer any specific questions you might have. We will also cover topics such as our educational philosophy, our gentle separation process, our community, and our unique enrichment experience here at Montclare. These virtual info sessions are offered upon request. We are happy to work around a schedule that works for you and your family. Please email Clare Doyle at [email protected]g to request a date and time.

June 2020
The Studio School

Guided personal tour
Register: https://www.studioschoolnyc.org/admissions/tour-sign-up
For the next few months, as The Studio School is engaged in distance learning, we welcome you to sign-up for a guided personal tour, led by our Director of Admissions, Shera Silver. Join her to hear more about our innovative Studio School Approach, as well as our programs, curriculum, teachers, and community.

June 2020
Wetherby Pembridge School

Virtual Information Sessions
Register: email [email protected]
Join Jean Monaco, Director of Admissions for a one-one info session. We will share in-depth information about our bespoke program and answer any questions you might have. We will also cover topics such as our pedagogy, our community, and our unique enrichment experience here at Wetherby Pembridge. These virtual info sessions are offered upon request. We are happy to work around a schedule that works for you and your family. Please visit our website at wetherbypembridge.org and email Jean Monaco to request a date and time.

Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays
The Cathedral School of St. John the Divine

8:30 - 9:00am
Spring Webinar and Virtual Tours
Register here: https://www.cathedralnyc.org/Home
Parents and guardians of prospective Kindergarten - 7th grade applicants will have the opportunity to hear from a current parent and student, engage in a short Q & A with the Admission team, and take a guided virtual campus tour. On this tour, you will get a glimpse of our classrooms, programs, and facilities.

Mondays, Thursdays, and Fridays
Hackley School

Mondays and Fridays at 1:00pm and on Thursdays at 9:30am
Virtual School Tours
Register: https://www.hackleyschool.org/admissions/inquire-online
We are offering Lower School, Middle School and Upper School information sessions and tours through Zoom on Mondays and Fridays at 1:00pm and on Thursdays at 9:30am. Additionally, we now have Zoom tours of our Johnson Center for Health and Wellness available. All can be arranged through our general inquiry form.

Tuesdays and Thursdays
Friends Academy

9:15 - 10:30 am
Tour & Talk
Register: https://www.fa.org/admissions/rsvp-to-an-open-house
Please join us every Tuesday and Thursday from 9:15 to 10:30 am for our virtual Middle School "Tour & Talk" for Grades 6-8, as we step real-time into our ongoing classes. Attend our Q&A with Middle School Principal Christine Saunders and end with a video tour of our campus.Virtual "Tour & Talk" admissions events will be conducted via Zoom Meeting. Please contact Admissions at 516-393-4244 or at [email protected] with any questions or to request additional information. If the Open House dates or times do not work with your schedule, we encourage you to contact us and arrange for a more convenient time.

Tuesdays and Thursdays
International School of Brooklyn

9:00am
Virtual School Tours
Register: https://events.veracross.com/isbrooklyn/155-Spring-tours
Our tours will give you the opportunity to find out more about our programs, take a look inside our classrooms and join us for a Q&A with our Division Directors. Discover ISB’s unique language immersion environment, International Baccalaureate program, inquiry-based pedagogy, and warm community. We look forward to welcoming you to our campus in person or virtually!

Tuesdays through June 30th
Alexander Robertson School

9:00 - 10:00am
Virtual Open House
Register: https://www.alexanderrobertson.org/admissions/
Please join us via Zoom for an online conversation and information session with Joan Harrison, Director of Admissions, and Brinton Parson, Head of the Alexander Robertson School

Tuesday and Thursdays
The International Preschools

10:00am, 11:00am, 3:00pm and 4:00pm
Virtual Individual Information Sessions
Register: Please see emails below
The Admission Directors at our two locations are scheduling individual information sessions for parents via Zoom.
To schedule a session for 120 West 76th Street, contact West Side Admissions Director, Susan Ehrlich, [email protected].
To schedule a session for 345 East 86th Street, contact East Side Admissions Director, Martha Smeaton [email protected]. For general information about admissions during the Covid-19 shutdown: https://www.ipsnyc.org/spring-2020-admissions/

Tuesdays and Thursdays
Metropolitan Montessori School

10:00am, 11:00am, 4:00pm & 7:00pm
Individual Virtual Sessions
Register here: https://www.mmsny.org/admissions/ or email [email protected] directly
We will be hosting personal one on one sessions that families can sign up for starting April 28th. These will be offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays in 30-minute blocks. (10 am, 11 am, 4pm & 7pm) Families will speak directly to someone in the admissions office and learn more about the specific program that they are interested in.

Tuesdays and Thursdays
Buckle My Shoe Preschool

11:00am and 3:00pm
Individual Virtual Sessions
Register: https://bucklemyshoe.schooladminonline.com/portal/new_inquiry
Buckle My Shoe Preschool serves families with children, 3 months to Pre-K in Tribeca and 2 years to Pre-K in the West Village. We will be hosting individual virtual sessions about our curriculum, pedagogy and community. These will be offered on Tuesdays and Thursdays and will last 45 minutes. If the dates or times do not work with your schedule, we encourage you to contact us and arrange for a more convenient time.

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays
Pine Street School

Guided Virtual Tour and Private Information Session
Register: https://www.ravenna-hub.com/schools/207880
Begin your exploration of Pine Street School with a private, one-on-one, online Zoom information session and virtual tour of our modern campus, including your child's classroom. Pine Street School offers a Nursery 2s to 8th Grade, future-focused, intellectually rigorous, full-immersion International Baccalaureate World School. Specially designed for any grade level, the private tour and info-sessions are available on Tuesdays at 10am, 4pm, and 5pm, Wednesdays at 9am and 5pm and Thursdays at 9am, 10am, and 5pm. Contact [email protected] (212-235-2304) to register, or start your family profile within Ravenna and see all of our available sessions in one place.

Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays
Battery Park Montessori

Guided Virtual Tour and Private Information Session
Register: https://www.ravenna-hub.com/schools/207883
Battery Park Montessori is New York's only trilingual Montessori school, offering our 2-6-year-old students exposure to both Spanish and Mandarin languages in our beautiful, ground-level, riverside location with a secure outdoor playground along a tree-lined promenade. Our children thrive in pristine classrooms guided by trained and qualified teachers that ensure the social, emotional, cognitive, academic, and physical development of each child. To schedule your private virtual tour and info-session, happening on Tuesdays at 9am, Wednesdays at 11am and 4pm, and Thursdays at 4pm, contact [email protected] (212-235-2304) or start your family profile within Ravenna and see all of our available private tour time slots in one place.

Thursdays
The Churchill School & Center

9:00 - 9:45am
Virtual School Tours
Register: https://www.churchillschoolnyc.org/open-houses--information-sessions

Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Ethical Culture Fieldston School

10:00 - 11:00am
Ethical Culture Virtual Visit (Open to prospective Pre-K–5th Grade families)
Register: https://www.ecfs.org/en/admissions-process-important-dates-and-policies/
In lieu of traditional spring tours, we're excited to offer a series of virtual visits for prospective families to learn more about ECFS's commitment to progressive education, academic excellence, and ethical learning. We look forward to connecting with you soon!

Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Ethical Culture Fieldston School

2:00 - 3:00pm
Fieldston Middle School Virtual Visit
Register: https://www.ecfs.org/en/admissions-process-important-dates-and-policies/
Live presentation hosted by admissions staff and current students, highlighting our academic program, campus, and community. Prospective students are welcome to attend.

Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Ethical Culture Fieldston School

4:00 - 5:00pm
Fieldston Lower School Virtual Visit (Open to prospective Pre-K–5th Grade families)
Register: https://www.ecfs.org/en/admissions-process-important-dates-and-policies/
In lieu of traditional spring tours, we're excited to offer a series of virtual visits for prospective families to learn more about ECFS's commitment to progressive education, academic excellence, and ethical learning. We look forward to connecting with you soon!

Tuesday, June 2, 2020
Rudolf Steiner School

5:00 - 6:15pm
Virtual Open House
Registration deadline: Jun 1st, 2020, 2:00 pm through https://www.ravenna-hub.com/schools/918
This event is for families exploring entry to the Rudolf Steiner School, and will encompass admissions across Early Childhood to Grades 1 through 12. Meet members of our community virtually for an introduction to Waldorf education; a Zoom link will be provided the day before the event to registered attendees.

Wednesday, June 3, 2020
Ethical Culture Fieldston School

9:00 - 10:00am
Fieldston Upper School Virtual Visit (Open to prospective 9th–11th Grade students and families)
Register: https://www.ecfs.org/en/admissions-process-important-dates-and-policies/
Live presentation hosted by admissions staff and current students, highlighting our academic program, campus, and community. Prospective students are welcome to attend.

Thursday, June 4, 2020
City and Country School

9:00 - 10:00am
Virtual Information Session
Register Here
City and Country School is a co-ed institution for children ages two through eighth grade, located in the West Village of Manhattan. We would be delighted to see you at a Virtual Information Session, where you can learn about our innovative progressive model. Despite our physical distance, we want to give you a glimpse of the traditions and dynamism of our school, which was founded in 1914. The sessions will include a presentation from our admissions team, and a live Q&A with current parents and our finest spokespeople—members of the graduating eighth-grade class.

Thursday, June 4, 2020
Gillen Brewer School

9:00 - 10:30am
Virtual Open House
Register: https://www.gillenbrewer.com/admissions/open-houses
Join us for our Virtual Open House! We will begin with a presentation on our program/philosophy, followed by photos of our facility, and end with a Q&A session. Gillen Brewer School is a family-oriented, 12-month, early childhood program for children ages 2.8 to 10 years old who have a wide variety of language-based and non-verbal learning disabilities. We provide an integrated, developmentally appropriate, academic-therapeutic program that includes speech and language therapy, occupational therapy, counseling, and social groups. The curriculum is enriched with robust music, art, science, technology, and physical fitness programs. Learning and growing in a secure and nurturing environment, students develop the skills necessary to overcome challenges. We work closely with families to instill self-confidence and build a strong foundation for lifelong learning and independence.

Thursday, June 4, 2020
The Browning School

11:00am - 12:00pm
College Guidance
Register: https://www.browning.edu/discover-events

Thursday, June 4, 2020
The Spence School

3:00 - 3:45pm
Admissions Coffee for Prospective Kindergarten Parents
Register: https://www.spenceschool.org/admissions/events
Thank you for your interest in Spence! We hope you and your families are safe and healthy during this time. While we will not be able to offer spring tours, there will be some opportunities to chat with the Admissions Office and other members of the Spence community.

Thursday, June 4, 2020
HudsonWay Immersion School

4:00 - 5:00pm
Virtual Info Session: Middle School – NY campus
Register: https://ny.hwis.org/apps/pages/index.jsp?uREC_ID=1592027&type=d&pREC_ID=1719331&tota11y=true

Thursday, June 4, 2020
Schechter Manhattan

8:00pm
Virtual Info Session
Register here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeyx6nyntKp97YtCb8DzWn9SBcjNaYo8v85SXRf7B3RUTG06Q/viewform

Friday, June 5, 2020
Professional Children's School

8:30 - 9:15am
Virtual Information Sessions
Register: https://www.pcs-nyc.org/admissions/admissions-events
Virtual Admissions Information and Q&A Sessions with our Director of Admissions.

Wednesday, June 10, 2020
The Harvey School

10:00 - 11:00am
Middle School Chat
Register: https://www.harveyschool.org/admissions/visit
Do you remember middle school? Would you rather not? Do you think that's the way it has to be? At Harvey we think Middle School can be awesome. Middle School is a time of steep and complex growth, particularly when in a stimulating, supportive, and challenging learning environment. Our Head of Middle School and MS Dean of Students will be on hand to tell you about our academic and extracurricular programs and which skills Harvey prioritizes as we prepare our students for high school and beyond.

Thursday, June 11, 2020
The Masters School

7:00pm
Virtual Q & A Session
Register: https://mastersny.myschoolapp.com/page/virtual-admission-event?siteId=1271&ssl=1&register=34263
You are invited to learn more about The Masters School during our Summer Virtual Q&A Session. Registered guests will be emailed the Zoom meeting link prior to the session.

Wednesday, June 17, 2020
The Harvey School

10:00 - 11:00am
A Learning Environment That Puts Students First
Register: https://www.harveyschool.org/admissions/visit
When students have choice and agency over their own academic journeys they are more deeply engaged, they take responsibility for their hard work, and they are happier. Joy and growth are by-products of every day at The Harvey School, as students are empowered to become their best selves. During this Virtual Admissions Experience you will learn how our students pursue a demanding robust academic program paired with character-building opportunities that set strong foundations for college and beyond.

Wednesday, June 24, 2020
The Harvey School

10:00 - 11:00am
Coffee With Academic Leaders
Register: https://www.harveyschool.org/admissions/visit
Join us online to learn about The Harvey School as an academic option for your child this fall. Brew a cup of coffee or tea and join the Admissions team, Head of School, and Division Heads for an overview of our challenging and supportive approach to learning, engaged and diverse community, and admission process.

Thursday, July 16, 2020
The Masters School

4:00pm
Virtual Q & A Session
Register: https://mastersny.myschoolapp.com/page/virtual-admission-event?siteId=1271&ssl=1&register=34265
You are invited to learn more about The Masters School during our Summer Virtual Q&A Session. Registered guests will be emailed the Zoom meeting link prior to the session.

Thursday, August 20, 2020
The Masters School

7:00pm
Virtual Q & A Session
Register: https://mastersny.myschoolapp.com/page/virtual-admission-event?siteId=1271&ssl=1&register=34268
You are invited to learn more about The Masters School during our Summer Virtual Q&A Session. Registered guests will be emailed the Zoom meeting link prior to the session.