NYC Schools

  1. NYC Schools How far would you commute for pre-k/kindergarten?...(more) 2 hr 41 min ago (18 replies)
    We love our Brooklyn neighborhood, but our son got into a K-12 that's about a 30 minute walk away (20 minutes on the subway/bus, 10 minute car ride w/o traffic). Do you think it's important to move to be closer to the school (while moving further from our friends and close community), or has this type of daily, out-of-the-way commute worked out well for you? We expect them to be fully in-person next year. Thanks!
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    • I would not move 2 hr 40 min ago
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    • at that age? where his friends are locally because you are going to be traveling a lot forplaydates 2 hr 40 min ago
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        • You get priority at your zoned school 2 hr 34 min ago
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            • That is different that nobody is local. I always picked my zoned school for pre-k 2 hr 29 min ago
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          • In my city, we have the same thing. It's fine- dcs had neighborhood friends for after school and as they became more independent they also saw school friends 2 hr 29 min ago
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      • NYC- many travel 2 hr 37 min ago
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    • 30 minutes is fine. My dh commuted from Brooklyn to the UES for k-12 and he knew kids that commuted from nj, Connecticut etc 2 hr 40 min ago
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    • do you expect this school for future grades as well? 2 hr 39 min ago
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      • We do -- hopefully, if it works out, we'd like to keep him and his little sister there through 12th. 2 hr 32 min ago
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        • Stay where you are for now and see how it goes. A neighborhood and a community I would not easily give up 2 hr 31 min ago
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  2. NYC Schools Fieldston or Riverdale for High School and why? TIA 22 hr 21 min ago (21 replies)
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    • whichever you like. they're so similar. 22 hr 20 min ago
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    • np. Anyone know how these schools have handled hybrid/remote/in-person learning this year? 22 hr 8 min ago
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      • Riverdale has been very cautious but handled it well. Started the school year a bit early to take advantage of low rates and good weather. Put up many tents to take advantage of...(more) 18 hr ago
        the campus. Kids weren't in person as much as parents would have liked but they've ramped it up and highschool will be in about 7 out of every 10 days. Fieldston has its hands tied because teachers are unionized. In-person started very late so they missed good weather, low rates and keep getting shut down due to positive cases.
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        • Thank you. Are you happy with the high school at riverdale? Is the faculty supportive? Are kids crushed with work or able to have balance/activities, etc? 16 hr 5 min ago
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    • If you're not "super work" Riverdale. Fieldston is in the process of imploding. See also, Dalton. 18 hr 2 min ago
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      • Woke 18 hr ago
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      • Tell me more about Fieldston imploding. What’s going on? Np 18 hr ago
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        • continuous turnover of leadership, unionized faculty, struggling to meet student demands from protest that they "agreed to". The only positive about the whole thing is that they...(more) 17 hr 57 min ago
          produced kids who outsmarted the adults.
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          • I have kids there (and I went there). None of this is implosion. The faculty has been unionized for decades, the major administrative turnover ended a few years ago. This isn't...(more) 17 hr 54 min ago
            even the first time they had a student strike. The school is not everyone's cup of tea, but there is no implosion.
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            • what do you mean turnover ended? the principal leaving after 3 years, previous one after 2 years... no continuity or ability to make progress 17 hr 51 min ago
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              • The Asst Principals are new... I could go on 17 hr 50 min ago
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              • Four years in pretty typical for these jobs, and for assistant principals -- the hotel ambitious mid-career people who eventually get HOS jobs. That's not turnover. 17 hr 46 min ago
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                • ^^^ hire, not hotel. In any case, as I said, different schools work for different kids and families, but there's no dramatics, beyond what there always has been. 17 hr 45 min ago
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                • Ok, well they haven't had a principal who stayed for more than 3 in the past decade. 17 hr 38 min ago
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                • The avg at Fieldston in the past 10 years is 2.5 17 hr 29 min ago
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                  • In which division? Rob's been there for a while and GB was there for decades. Upper has had 3 in 9 years, about to have another, not sure about middle. 17 hr 27 min ago
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                    • Upper, it's the hardest division to manage and has no long-term administrators. Faculty is unmanageable. Middle has an interim principal, previous one left after 3 years in the p....(more) 16 hr 1 min ago
                      osition.
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      • Fieldston is most definitely not imploding. 17 hr 59 min ago
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    • I would think the kid Hs a preference, they do have different vibes. Both very good schools. 15 hr 54 min ago
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      • difficult for kit to get a vibe when the process is fully virtual... 10 hr 8 min ago
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  3. NYC Schools Dalton or Trinity for HS and why? TIA! 22 hr 31 min ago (10 replies)
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    • Do you have this choice? 22 hr 28 min ago
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      • Yes. 22 hr 20 min ago
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        • I say Trinity. They take 60 kids in HS and have incredible facilities. What is dc into? What do they do school-wise? 22 hr 9 min ago
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          • ^To add, it is not nearly as competitive as people say. My dc entered in 9th and made friends immediately, the HW load was surprising manageable. I know a lot about this as I had...(more) 22 hr 3 min ago
            1 of my kids at Trinity and 1 at Dalton for many years.
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    • that's a tough one 22 hr 19 min ago
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      • Which is better and which is a nicer place? 22 hr 18 min ago
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        • I don't think one is better than the other. I think at the HS level the better it depends on your kid. They have to try to talk to some students who go or have gone there 22 hr 12 min ago
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    • I'd say Trinity. It's the more coveted spot and you're entering with a large class. 19 hr 18 min ago
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    • I will consider the commute...(more) 19 hr 12 min ago
      One is west and one is east.
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    • In the same boat,trying to decide between the two. Wonder if Dalton will be hybrid or full in person next year. 18 min ago
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  4. NYC Schools This post has been deleted. 22 hr 37 min ago (3 replies)
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    • Archie and Veronica and Betty love it 22 hr 36 min ago
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    • you mean Riverdale Country Day School? 22 hr 35 min ago
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  5. NYC Schools Any recommendations for Montessori preschools in Manhattan (uptown)? I know this Board is older, but thought I would try. 2-27-2021 10:17am (14 replies)
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    • long discussion on nycitymoms.com 2-27-2021 10:18am
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      • Buyer beware of anything you read from the 6 posters on that site. There is one poster, "anonymousurl" who keeps shilling for Twin Parks Montessori, which is a daycare. She...(more) 2-27-2021 10:20am
        pretends to be a private school Mom, but her son is in K at Hunter.
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        • Oh my god the horror 2-27-2021 10:22am
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          • Definitely not a horror, but why pretend? Most people would be open and happy about being at Hunter, rather than pretending to be at private and giving false advice about private...(more) 2-27-2021 10:23am
            schools.
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        • my dc when to twin parks - which was great for our needs! 23 hr 56 min ago
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        • It’s really creepy that you take the time to piece together who is who on that board 23 hr 53 min ago
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          • Newflash: The moderator set it up so that your username displays every single time you post unless you're reading on a phone. There is no anonymity. It doesn't take any piecing...(more) 22 hr 31 min ago
            together. On that Montessori thread, I can see that the same user is posting regularly and fervently about the daycare she sent her son to.
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            • I don't know why people are so slow to figure this out. Many people still stupidly posting with first and last name showing while the moderator sits quietly by. I always...(more) 22 hr 30 min ago
              wondered about that one woman who posted all the time about Collegiate. If it is such a great community, how come none of the other moms bothered to tell her that her first and last name were visible on all her posts?
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            • This. It takes you two seconds to piece together who posts what. 22 hr 27 min ago
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          • Why would you not? I went to that site to get private school advice. I'm going to try and discern if the advice is valid. Advice about private school from someone who never...(more) 21 hr 55 min ago
            applied and has a child at Hunter is useless. Out of the six people posting, it seems like most are private school applicants, and the other half moved to Florida.
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    • Park west 2-27-2021 10:20am
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    • OP: Anyone with experience at Westside Montessori? We are not looking for a daycare or a full day program. 2-27-2021 10:25am
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    • My kids went to Family School. The owner was kooky but they really had a great experience 2-27-2021 10:26am
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      • Interesting. In Midtown East? Do they handle ongoing private exmissions well? 2-27-2021 10:29am
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  6. NYC Schools Brearley, Spence or Sacred Heart?...(more) 2-26-2021 4:48pm (21 replies)
    Which schools can be bargained for FA? Anyone has the experience? thanks!
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    • Sacred Herat. Whats the GPA? 2-26-2021 4:48pm
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      • - no subject -...(more) 2-26-2021 4:50pm
        above 99
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      • and probably a more nurturing place 2-26-2021 4:52pm
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    • Brearley loves the poors 2-26-2021 4:49pm
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    • ANY school can be bargained with for financial aid. What they offer you is basically a first offer, and especially if you have choices, you should go to your first choice and tell...(more) 2-26-2021 4:49pm
      them you want to accept but financially cannot swing it. Tell them where else dd got in.
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    • I read this as Britney Spears 2-26-2021 4:49pm
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      • #FreeBritney 2-26-2021 4:50pm
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        • LEAVE BRITTNEY ALONE! 2-26-2021 4:51pm
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    • They all will help and they all are great schools! Can't go wrong! 2-26-2021 4:51pm
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    • How I would kill for that choice for dd 2-26-2021 4:51pm
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    • Brearley. 2-26-2021 4:51pm
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    • We go to one of the other 2 and would trade for Brearley in a heartbeat. 2-26-2021 4:52pm
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    • Going into 9th grade? B 2-26-2021 4:53pm
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      • ^^ has a sweet class. 2-26-2021 4:54pm
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      • 9th 2-26-2021 4:55pm
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        • Biased - but my kid's in 8th now and yeah, it's a nice group of girls. 2-26-2021 4:57pm
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    • They are very different...(more) 2-26-2021 4:54pm
      Depends on your child. No one can answer did
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    • FWIW, Brearley and Sacred Heart are much more nurturing environments. 2-26-2021 5:26pm
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    • B for math and science, SH for religious studies, Spence for balance 2-26-2021 7:15pm
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  7. NYC Schools Crying eyes out.. full ride Dalton & 85% FA for Trinity, which one to choose? Also in for Friends, WL CGPS & WL Fieldston. 2-26-2021 4:32pm (17 replies)
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    • This post has been disliked 3 times. showHow poor are you? 2-26-2021 4:33pm
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    • Wow,congrats! What is your first choice ? 2-26-2021 4:33pm
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      • Also idk about NYC privates but at college level you could take the 100% offer back to the 85% offer and they would likely match . 2-26-2021 4:37pm
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    • Why would you send your dc to a place you can't afford without FA? Your dc will be a fish out of water. 2-26-2021 4:37pm
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      • So envious! It’s not becoming 2-26-2021 4:38pm
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        • It's a genuine question. I wouldn't want my kid to feel out of place. 2-26-2021 4:41pm
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          • What experience do you have with FA students? 2-26-2021 4:42pm
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            • None at all. My dc go to public. Enlighten me, please. 2-26-2021 4:45pm
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              • DC has been going to public un D2 since K and multi millionaires in class, so going private is no big deal. 2-26-2021 5:49pm
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    • Is the 15% tuition at Trinity a challenge for you? My DD is at Trinity, got in at 9th with FA. She really loves the school - challenged (but not high pressure cooker), made many...(more) 2-26-2021 4:39pm
      good friends. Was not / do not feel singled out due to FA, or anything like that. It's a great school in so many ways. Your child must be really amazing to get in at both (we were waitlisted at Dalton)!!! Congrats!
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    • See which one your kid feels most happy visiting. 2-26-2021 4:40pm
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    • Trinity 2-26-2021 4:41pm
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    • Smart kid! 2-26-2021 4:48pm
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      • and trinity (feels obvious to me) 2-26-2021 4:48pm
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    • Take the full ride. 2-26-2021 5:50pm
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    • This smells so fake. 2-26-2021 5:50pm
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      • OP here, not fake. It really happened and our income is low 6 figures so all we can figure is they really wanted out kid (near perfect ISEE scores,great interviews and has a...(more) 20 min ago
        "hook")
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  8. NYC Schools PolY Prep HS says DS is in 'small wait pool'? True, or everyone not admitted in the so-called 'small wait pool'? 2-26-2021 4:09pm (5 replies)
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    • I don’t think everyone gets on the wait list 2-26-2021 4:12pm
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    • No, not at all. DC very likely to get offer 2-26-2021 4:27pm
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    • They all say that...(more) 2-26-2021 4:56pm
      “Exclusive wait pool”, “special pool”, waitlist is small, ....
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      • Packer's doesn't. Just that they had a record number of applications and had to put DS in the wait pool. 2-26-2021 5:56pm
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    • Poly always uses this language...(more) 2 hr 56 min ago
      From what we've seen, Poly always describes their wait pool as small, regardless of the applicant's grade. We've seen it for preschool and kindergarten, unfortunately.
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  9. NYC Schools Does everyone who is not admitted to NYC private high school get waitlisted? Or is anyone rejected? 2-26-2021 3:43pm (9 replies)
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    • we just got rejected from trinity. 2-26-2021 3:43pm
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      • Sorry. it's always a tough school to get into 2-26-2021 3:53pm
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    • people definitely get rejected. 2-26-2021 3:46pm
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      • from Brooklyn schools? 2-26-2021 3:47pm
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        • Yes, a few friends's DC's were rejected from Packer last year. 2-26-2021 4:22pm
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    • 3 years ago, rejected by all except 3. 2 WL (didn't move) and 1 accept. 2-26-2021 3:47pm
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      • was the 1 a good fit? 2-26-2021 3:48pm
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        • Went to an SHS. TBH, dc didn't really interview well. Good ISEE scores but they're looking for a bit more at the HS level. 2-26-2021 3:51pm
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    • They do reject...(more) 2-26-2021 4:56pm
      Some schools are straightforward like packer or berkeley Carroll.
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  10. NYC Schools Need Help Deciding - for High School...(more) 2-26-2021 3:21pm (25 replies)
    Accepted to riverdale and friends and fieldston. i really want city school. should we accept friends and just move on? Or wait for wait list for other city schools
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    • when did you hear from riverdale? we haven't yet. 2-26-2021 3:23pm
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      • ^guessing that means we are not in 2-26-2021 3:24pm
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    • What grade and where'd you live? 2-26-2021 3:24pm
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      • ^where do 2-26-2021 3:24pm
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      • 9th - UES (above 86) 2-26-2021 3:25pm
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        • Let DC decide, unless you have a huge objection to that choice. 2-26-2021 3:27pm
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    • what does your dc want? 2-26-2021 3:24pm
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      • he wants city school, but i feel like friends is a 3T school 2-26-2021 3:25pm
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        • so is fieldston. 2-26-2021 3:25pm
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          • good point. i think friends is at same level as fieldston, but fieldston is a campus school 2-26-2021 3:26pm
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            • I don't know enough about Friends to say for sure. But if it were me, I'd pick riverdale. 2-26-2021 3:27pm
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            • Riverdale and Fieldston are more prestigious than Friends for sure. 2-26-2021 3:47pm
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              • disagree. friends is as good as riverdale 2-26-2021 3:50pm
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        • i mean i think for high school your kid should get a vote. 2-26-2021 3:26pm
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        • I would pick Fieldston 2-26-2021 3:27pm
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    • btw- that is an amazing feat getting in to all three 2-26-2021 3:28pm
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      • i feel like if you get into one, you get into them all. arent the applicants exactly the same? 2-26-2021 3:28pm
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        • yes but there are limited spots so not so easy 2-26-2021 3:30pm
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    • I have heard that Friends is a grind. Way too much homework. 2-26-2021 3:33pm
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      • i think that is good for dc 2-26-2021 4:36pm
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    • the Hill schools are more prestigious 2-26-2021 3:41pm
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    • Friends is really small compared to Riverdale/Fieldston. Also, 80% of the kids at Riverdale/Fieldston live in Manhattan (or something like that) so I think in many ways it is the...(more) 2-26-2021 3:46pm
      best of both words -- you get the great campus, and still a Manhattan social life.
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      • what about dwight englewood? thats campus? 2-26-2021 3:51pm
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        • To me, having to go over the GW bridge is just so different than a school where you could take the 1 train. Plus, most kids at DE live in NJ, not manhattan so it greatly changes...(more) 2-26-2021 4:20pm
          the social scene.
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    • Riverdale. Fieldston is not in a good place right now and Friends isn't as good academically or extra curricularly 23 hr 43 min ago
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  11. NYC Schools Does Trinity HS give out its results today?...(more) 2-26-2021 2:33pm (1 reply)
    Does Trinity HS give out its results today?
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  12. NYC Schools Welp, today's the day! Private NYC high schools... 2-26-2021 8:12am (1 reply)
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    • indeed. few more hours to go I guess... 2-26-2021 9:04am
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  13. NYC Schools WL moms- how oftten do you check in with schools? 2-25-2021 11:59am (1 reply)
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    • only to say that I want to stay on wl. at least that's all so far. what grade are you talking? 2-25-2021 1:21pm
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  14. NYC Schools Specialized High Schools...(more) 2-24-2021 6:35pm (16 replies)
    Does anyone know when they will announce admiossions results? I don't see it on the website.
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    • isn't it march? 2-24-2021 6:36pm
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      • Try April or May this year. Fucktards at doe can’t get their shit together 2-24-2021 6:37pm
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        • I believe it. 2-24-2021 6:39pm
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        • - no subject -...(more) 2-24-2021 6:39pm
          well how do we handle private school acceptance?
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          • Pay the deposit or lose the spot 2-24-2021 6:42pm
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    • Aw, you made me look back it was March 7th 3 years ago. 2-24-2021 6:37pm
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      • Where’s your kid 2-24-2021 6:37pm
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        • Laguardia. I remember we refreshed and refreshed and refreshed. and they fucked it up for everyone and said, you have to wait an hour so we can fix it. Lol. 2-24-2021 6:38pm
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          • DS is applying there. He just started playing guitar during lockdown. He's gotten kind of good but it's a long shot 2-24-2021 6:43pm
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            • he worked so hard to get in, I can't believe he's going to miss 2 years of being at his dream school. He loved it so much. 2-24-2021 6:44pm
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              • Which studio 2-24-2021 6:47pm
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                • Art. which luckily he can do solo, in his room/studio and he's been painting a lot and doing amazing work. 2-24-2021 6:50pm
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    • I’m not even sure all the tests have been given? Maybe one more makeup date 2-24-2021 6:39pm
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      • yes I heard there's one more this sat 2-24-2021 6:39pm
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        • there's actually one march 7 too! 2-24-2021 7:08pm
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    • The DOE has not released a notification date bur said "June" in a meeting.DOE is so incompetent, will probably be end of June. 2-25-2021 12:59pm
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  15. NYC Schools Sacred Heart or Nightingale fo rmiddle? 2-24-2021 4:09pm (6 replies)
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    • N 2-24-2021 4:10pm
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    • My DD is at NBS for HS and loves it. She did not attend MS there, though. 2-24-2021 4:10pm
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      • we are in at SH and WL at nightingale. Wondering if its worth pushing 2-24-2021 4:11pm
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    • N by a mile 2-24-2021 4:11pm
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    • NBS! 2-24-2021 4:13pm
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    • Probably SC over N...(more) 2-24-2021 6:36pm
      Because N is always compared to B, C, S as a tier below. SC on other hand has totally different philosophy and cannot be easily compared to B, C, S.
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  16. NYC Schools Anyone releasing a spot at spence for 6th grade? 2-24-2021 3:59pm (0 replies)
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  17. NYC Schools NYC Private HS Notifications-Are they sent in body of email or pdf? If asked for FA, will the award info be attached? 2-24-2021 3:22pm (2 replies)
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    • Which schools are you referring to? It varies. 2-24-2021 3:24pm
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    • Last year, DC applied to one TT HS. We got an email in the morning saying that decisions would be sent out later that afternoon. Around 4pm, we got an email saying the decision...(more) 2-24-2021 4:23pm
      was in an attached letter. I knew DC had been accepted before I even opened the Pdf of the letter because there were 4 documents attached. Contract info plus other stuff. Having lots of attachments was the equivalent of getting a fat envelope when DC applied to K 9 years ago.
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  18. NYC Schools Transferring from a TT SS to TT coed for HS...(more) 2-22-2021 2:10pm (9 replies)
    Curious how common it is for girls at B/C/S to transfer out to go to boarding, Trinity, HM, etc.? If you have a daughter that has done this or is thinking about it, what are her reasons? Also, I know B is considered the strongest academically, but is there a difference between the rigor at the HS level for C/S vs HM/Trinity/Dalton/TT boarding?
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    • My dd switched from Brearley to Dalton for HS mainly for a co ed environment but also she's interested in computer science. Most girls at B stay but a few leave for athletics and...(more) 2-22-2021 2:12pm
      ss vs coed.
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    • I have a DD who went from a TT SS school to a TT boarding. She was well-prepared, but it has been no cakewalk. She has loved it though. 2-22-2021 2:13pm
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      • What made her want to look at boarding schools? 2-22-2021 2:54pm
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    • ime 2-6 girls leave in 9th grade to go either to coed city school or boarding 2-22-2021 2:19pm
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      • It is a lot more than 2-6 and sometimes half. 2-22-2021 4:37pm
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    • I left an excellent girls day school (not NYC) to go to a co-ed high school. Best decision. 2-22-2021 3:20pm
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    • The majority of new girls at Trinity HS are from SS schools including Brearley, Nightingale, Marymount, Sacred Heart, Chapin. They mostly switched because they wanted a new...(more) 2-22-2021 3:32pm
      environment after being with the same small group of girls since K.
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    • - no subject -...(more) 2-23-2021 6:41am
      I also think the co-ed/boarding schools have much better facilities. Good also to get experience of co-ed before college. Not sure if the sports are better.
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  19. NYC Schools Who is waiting for hs acceptances this week? It's going to be a looong week. 2-22-2021 1:29pm (10 replies)
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    • public ones? 2-22-2021 1:30pm
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    • This post has been deleted. 2-22-2021 1:32pm
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    • Yep. Do any privates notify before Friday? 2-22-2021 1:41pm
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      • we are applying to Dwight-Englewood and I think they are Thursday 2-22-2021 1:43pm
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    • Does anyone know if the notification( if u are FA) is written in an email or an attached PDF if you are accepted? 2-22-2021 1:43pm
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      • I know my df doing middle schools got fa info at the same time as acceptances but not sure on details beyond that 2-22-2021 1:47pm
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    • A long week is waiting for biopsy reaukts 2-22-2021 1:48pm
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      • well yeah. there's a reason I posted on the schools board. 2-22-2021 1:51pm
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    • MEE! It's so stressful. I keep dreaming about it. 2-22-2021 2:58pm
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  20. NYC Schools Anyone know kids at Urban Academy? 2-20-2021 5:57pm (0 replies)
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  21. NYC Schools Horace Mann high school accepts - what were your kid's SSAT or ISSE scores? 2-19-2021 9:17am (18 replies)
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    • we were wl...(more) 2-19-2021 9:32am
      with an 8999
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      • Wow. Well, seems like you have a very bright dc who will have other fantastic options. GL 2-19-2021 10:17am
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        • ty. it kind of sucks....(more) 2-19-2021 10:43am
          I think she's very strong all around and the interviewer seemed to love her but no diec
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          • ^dice 2-19-2021 10:43am
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          • Was she FP or FA applicant? 2-19-2021 5:16pm
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            • No fa 2-19-2021 8:14pm
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              • - no subject -...(more) 2-19-2021 11:19pm
                I guess that’s the reason. I wonder if they waitlisted everyone who is not admitted instead of rejecting people. All I hear is waitlisted or admitted. No rejections.
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                • No we did not request fa. We are fo. But yes I hardly ever here of rejections just wl 2-20-2021 6:24am
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      • dc also WL from hm but not super strong scores as above 2-19-2021 11:27am
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      • - no subject -...(more) 2-20-2021 9:25pm
        Same, with similar scores... Seems like everyone is wl, so there is not much hope.
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    • - no subject -...(more) 2-19-2021 10:34am
      Gosh that's a great score. Did you get anywhere else? I'm sure a place will come up on the WL as I'm sure lots of kids are offered the same places?
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      • the rest of decisions don't come out until the end of next week 2-19-2021 10:43am
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        • - no subject -...(more) 2-22-2021 3:11am
          Good luck!
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    • They already notified? I though Friday was for ISAAGNY schools. 2-22-2021 1:54pm
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      • it's not isaagny 2-22-2021 2:39pm
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    • 9888 2-22-2021 2:59pm
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      • I'm the op. mind saying more about your dc. any idea what made them stand out? 2-22-2021 4:09pm
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  22. NYC Schools Is anyone else waiting for acceptance info on Ravenna and finding the site is down? 2-18-2021 3:05pm (4 replies)
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    • hs? 2-18-2021 3:12pm
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      • yes 2-18-2021 3:16pm
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        • nothing is coming until the 26th right?...(more) 2-18-2021 3:27pm
          we got wl at hm and found out last night
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    • yes, we just checked Ravenna and cannot connect 2-18-2021 5:34pm
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  23. NYC Schools Well Ravenna is down now 2-18-2021 2:57pm (4 replies)
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    • Not in the NASA YouTube channel I'm watching. 2-18-2021 2:58pm
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      • Ravenna the Private school hub? 2-18-2021 3:00pm
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        • Oh, I meant Perseverance 2-18-2021 3:01pm
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          • I am going to need perseverance to handle private school "acceptance season" without losing my mind! 2-18-2021 3:03pm
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  24. NYC Schools If a private school offers you a spot off wait list do you have to accept it right away or do you have time to think? 2-18-2021 10:36am (4 replies)
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    • Usually it’s pretty quic. Like 24 or 48 hours. Can’t remember 2-18-2021 10:37am
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    • i'm sure there's an expiration date that they'll tell you 2-18-2021 10:37am
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    • They typically give you a very short window to decide 2-18-2021 10:37am
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    • you have a little bit of time to think, but it's like a couple days (or week at the absolute longest) 2-18-2021 10:37am
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  25. NYC Schools How do WL works? Do you have to accept right away? 2-18-2021 10:28am (8 replies)
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    • for what kind of school? when specialized hs results come in, there is movement 2-18-2021 10:30am
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      • private 2-18-2021 10:31am
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        • for hs? or elementary? 2-18-2021 10:32am
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          • middle school. i dont want to accept right away becuase I am waiting on another school. 2-18-2021 10:32am
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            • sorry, that's one area i don't know much about. 2-18-2021 10:35am
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            • The contract will have deadline for accepting a spot 2-18-2021 10:37am
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            • I think they usually give you a very short window to accept. You’ll have to decide whether to decline and risk not getting the preferred one. 2-18-2021 10:37am
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            • you can always call the other school and tell them you got in somewhere else, have X time to decide, bu prefer them - may not work, but worth a shot 2-18-2021 10:45am
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