Update

Although our physical office is closed, we are pleased to be able to still fully connect with you online for advisory appointments, admissions workshops and events. And check our blog to register for a virtual admissions event at one of our member schools. Further details here

The Review: our annual journal

First published in 1967, the Review is Parents League's annual education and parenting journal. We have featured articles by such authors as Carol Dweck, Lisa Damour, Judith Warner, Adam Alter, Wendy Mogel, Ron Lieber, Jessica Lahey, Emily Oster, Maria Russo, Andrew Solomon and Sandra Day O'Connor, in addition to heads of member schools, teachers and parenting professionals.

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The Review is distributed each year in January to Parents League member families and schools and is available for purchase.

Selected articles from past editions of the Review can be found on the Parents League Blog and in our list of Selected Articles from the archives of the Review.

Advertise: The Review is the only Parents League publication that accepts advertising.

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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.

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  • 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

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

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  • 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.

PLNY Blog

Parents League member schools are making it possible for you to learn about their schools virtually and in person. We will keep this list updated so that you can learn about schools and prepare for the fall admissions season.

by Michael Gary, Former Director of Admissions, Phillips Exeter Academy

“Why boarding school?” This is the question I have been answering for almost thirty years, first as a student and now as a seasoned admissions director. The answers to this question are just as varied as the kids who decide to attend.