How Families Choose Public Schools- Where’s the EQUITY for ALL?

The beauty of the American democratic process is the access to choice. A A child’s education is considered as one of the most important things that any parent can give, which is why most parents do take their time in choosing where to send their child to school. A question that parents always think about first is whether they should send their child to a public or private school. However, […]

Schools: Do Parents Want ‘Good’ or More ‘Choice’?

  The American public-school system is one of the pillars of our democracy,  funded by taxpayers—state, local and, for the past 15 years, federal governments. The money is allocated according to the number of children in each district that it is mandated to educate. Thus, each child enrolled in a public school is worth an […]

Help With NYC 2016-2017 Kindergarten Applications

There is still time to apply to kindergarten for the 2016-2017 school year and we want to share some helpful tips as you choose schools to list on your application. Applications are accepted through January 15, 2016. You can update your application until January 15 if you have already submitted.

Here is how the school pages in the 2016 Kindergarten Directory can help you learn about your zoned school and other program options.