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  1. NYC Schools Dalton or Trinity for HS and why? TIA! 2-27-2021 12:28pm (10 replies)
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    • Do you have this choice? 2-27-2021 12:31pm
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      • Yes. 2-27-2021 12:38pm
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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? 2-27-2021 12:50pm
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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) 2-27-2021 12:56pm
            1 of my kids at Trinity and 1 at Dalton for many years.
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    • that's a tough one 2-27-2021 12:39pm
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      • Which is better and which is a nicer place? 2-27-2021 12:41pm
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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 2-27-2021 12:47pm
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    • I'd say Trinity. It's the more coveted spot and you're entering with a large class. 2-27-2021 3:40pm
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    • I will consider the commute...(more) 2-27-2021 3:47pm
      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. 2-28-2021 10:41am
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  2. NYC Schools This post has been deleted. 2-27-2021 12:22pm (3 replies)
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    • Archie and Veronica and Betty love it 2-27-2021 12:23pm
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    • you mean Riverdale Country Day School? 2-27-2021 12:24pm
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  3. NYC Schools This post has been deleted. 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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        • Oh my god the horror 2-27-2021 10:22am
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        • my dc when to twin parks - which was great for our needs! 2-27-2021 11:03am
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        • It’s really creepy that you take the time to piece together who is who on that board 2-27-2021 11:06am
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            • This. It takes you two seconds to piece together who posts what. 2-27-2021 12:32pm
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    • Park west 2-27-2021 10:20am
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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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  4. 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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  5. NYC Schools This post has been deleted. 2-26-2021 4:32pm (17 replies)
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    • This post has been disliked 4 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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    • This post has been disliked 3 times. showWhy 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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            • This post has been disliked 3 times. showNone 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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  6. 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) 2-28-2021 8:03am
      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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  7. NYC Schools Does everyone who is not admitted to NYC private high school get waitlisted? Or is anyone rejected? 2-26-2021 3:43pm (10 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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    • we got a waitlist and rejection along with 2 acceptances 2-28-2021 2:34pm
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  8. 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 2-27-2021 11:16am
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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. NYC Schools Anyone releasing a spot at spence for 6th grade? 2-24-2021 3:59pm (0 replies)
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  15. 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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  16. 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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    • 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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  17. 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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    • 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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  18. NYC Schools Anyone know kids at Urban Academy? 2-20-2021 5:57pm (0 replies)
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  19. 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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  20. 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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  21. 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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  22. 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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  23. 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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  24. NYC Schools Sacred heart or marymount for 6th grade? 2-18-2021 10:22am (10 replies)
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    • My dd went to MM. I can't speak for CSH 2-18-2021 10:23am
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      • and? 2-18-2021 10:24am
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        • So not sure how I can say "either" or "or" 2-18-2021 10:26am
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          • did you like MM? 2-18-2021 10:26am
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            • My 2 dc have been in 3 different schools. Pick your poison. I/dd had most excellent experience at MM, but there are always issues. in every school (ours were resolved) 2-18-2021 10:28am
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    • Sacred Heart is posher and showier, Marymount more low key but equally posh 2-18-2021 10:24am
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    • I went to CSH in 7th grade and loved it. Granted this was ages ago. 2-18-2021 10:28am
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