Now that you have a much clearer picture of the New York City, private school admissions process (Creating “The List”, When should you apply?, and The Application Process At its Finest), let's get back to the basics and point out WHY you're choosing to go this route. You need to keep your reasons in mind when you're … Continue reading Getting Back to Basics: The Why
You've learned how to create your "list", research your chosen schools, narrow down when to apply, and complete the application process from my previous posts. Let's discuss another important yet optional component of the application process: Open Houses. An Open House is an hour-long event held at each school during the evening hours. You and a number of other parents … Continue reading Let’s Talk: Open Houses
We've covered the HOW of the application process so let's move onto the WHEN. You can check my previous posts (Creating “The List”, Read all about it!, and The Application Process At its Finest) for some tips and tricks. Now that you're aware of how to go about applying to private school, you'll need to know the … Continue reading When should you apply?
You've created The List and learned the importance of starting NOW through my previous posts. Let's delve into the wonderful application process itself. Many private schools have become much more tech savvy and have joined the rest of us online. Some schools have gone all the way and have the entire application online. Most still use the … Continue reading The Application Process At its Finest
Now that you've created, "The List", you might be wondering what you should do next. Or not, but I'm here to help you every step of the way. The admissions season has died down. Requesting brochures and curriculum guides shouldn't be too difficult. You want to purchase blank filing folders and dedicate each one to … Continue reading Read all about it!
In my previous post, I discussed how NOW is the time to start planning and preparing for admissions season (which officially starts in September). Now is the perfect time to start thinking about where you want your child to attend schools because: You want to give yourself more than enough time to learn about the … Continue reading Creating “The List”
The 2017-2018 admissions season is officially over and families are receiving their notification letters. So does this mean this is the end? Or is it time to get started? For those who were wait listed, weren't accepted, or new to the process, this is just the beginning! Now is the time to do research and request admissions … Continue reading Is it the end or are we just getting started?