Building a College List that Makes Sense

Building a College List that Makes Sense

  When I sit down with students during an initial consultation, after I ask many questions about grades, test scores, favorite and least favorite subjects, and extracurricular activities, the question that usually prompts smiles on the face of families and surprises...
Public High School Applications Are In – Now What?

Public High School Applications Are In – Now What?

I often get the question, “We’ve done all this work submitting applications, now what happens and why does it take so long to get results?”   The bad news is, there’s a somewhat agonizing wait for 8th grade families across the city to receive their high school...
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...