Pre-K to HS Admissions- Inside Schools Newsletter

Insideschools Newsletter
Child born in 2010? Apply to pre-k by April 1:
If your child turns four this year, you should apply to pre-kindergarten now — even though the politicians in Albany are still fighting over how much money will be available and how many pre-K programs there will be in the fall. Read more »

High school admissions: How to handle letter day
Sometime during the week of March 10, 8th-graders — and some 9th-graders —  will get a letter telling them where they have been accepted to high school. Here’s what normally happens: The kids at public schools are given sealed envelopes in school… Read more »

New listing highlights 100+ free programs:
We’ve just launched our new listing of free and low-cost summer and after-school programs to help you take advantage of the many extracurricular opportunities offered in the city. Read more »

College Counselor: Nothing to join? Really?
Our college counselor gives advice to a shy high school sophomore who is short on activities. Read more »

Looking for a summer job?:
If you’re a looking for a job this summer, consider applying to the Summer Youth Employment Program. Anyone between the ages of 14 and 24 is eligible. Read more »
Important Dates

March 3 – April 1: Apply to pre-kindergarten
March 3: Manhattan pre-k info session
March 4Lobby for pre-k in Albany
March 4: Charter school lobby day
March 5: Staten Island pre-k info session
March 6: Bronx pre-k info
March 11: Brooklyn pre-k info session
March 11 – 12: Elementary parent/teacher conferences
March 13:  Queens pre-k info session
March 15 -16: Round 2 high school fairSee our calendar for more events »

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