Maximizing your high school experience

Maximizing your high school experience

By Tony Natelli As you embark on your next adventure, high school, there are some concrete things that you can do to make your high school experience run smoothly and productively. Freshman year in high school is the time to become acclimated to, for most of you, a...
Alternative Educational Options: Are They for You?

Alternative Educational Options: Are They for You?

By Sara Hassani   The changing landscape of educational options for junior high and high school students has opened exciting new vistas to students and their parents. Greater opportunities than ever before exist for students to enjoy an alternative, personalized...

High School Choice: A School’s Perspective

May 2015 Guest Blog: High School Choice: A School’s Perspective By Alexandra Hancock Consider this math: On average, a 9th grader is in school from 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM, so 7 hours. On a weekday, a typical 9th grader goes to bed around 10:00 PM and wakes up at 6:30...

Private vs. Public: The Debate Rages On

NYC Admissions Solutions on Private vs. Public High School in NYC   While the notion of private school may conjure up images of elite, ivy-covered buildings and polished students in uniforms, the truth is there’s a lot more variety among New York City area...
NYC high school admissions panic

NYC high school admissions panic

  And then it hits you. You take a breath. Okay, you’ve heard about a few of the best schools that your child “just HAS to apply to.” But you know almost nothing about them, not to mention where they are. And are they the best for my child?  What do you need to...