Sponsored Scoop: New Nursery Class at Popular UWS School

By New York Family

The Alexander Robertson School offers STEM programs and much more

ars The Alexander Robertson School on the Upper West Side is offering a new nursery class (including a new Pre-K program and a growing Kidnergarten), as well as a thriving STEM curriculum. Interested in learning more and applying to Alexander Robertson? Check out alexanderrobertson.org, call 212-663-2844, or email admissions@ alexanderrobertson.org for more info! [more]

Sponsored Scoop: Léman Manhattan Prep Announces Spring Tours

By New York Family

Get the scoop on April & May tour dates at Léman Manhattan

leman Now is the perfect time to take a tour of Léman Manhattan! The pre-K-12 school is offering spring tours throughout the months of April & May! Click HERE to learn more about Léman's educational philosophy, admissions process, and spring tour dates! [more]

Putting Young Learners In The Spotlight

By Dianne Drew

A local educator weighs in on the value of early childhood education

dianne As a preschool through grade 12 Head of School─and the mother of a six-month-old daughter─you would think I have answers to nearly every question about young children. I am certainly in an ideal position to observe them in action both at home and on the job. I am also privileged to work with a team of educational specialists who have [more]

Win Big With TLB Music!

By New York Family

We’re giving away a semester music class plus a 25-pack of passes to TLB Music’s indoor playspace (a combo prize worth $965).

Clapping at TLB Music We’re giving away a semester music class plus a 25-pack of passes to TLB Music’s indoor playspace (a combo prize worth $965). TLB Music is a popular early childhood music education program and eco-friendly indoor playspace located on the Upper East Side. TLB provides fun, brain-boosting music classes. Throughout the semester, TLB’s talented teachers introduce students to over 20 instruments [more]

The Parents League Independent School Kindergarten Fair

By Jodi Silberstein

This fair provides an opportunity for families applying to kindergarten to learn about independent schools

kindergarten fair Applying for a kindergarten in the city can be a stressful and overwhelming experience. Luckily, the Parents League of New York will be hosting an Independent School Kindergarten Fair. Plenty of opportunities to learn about these independent schools will be available during the fair, whether it's talking informally to a league member, exploring the tables set up by the many [more]

Smart City Mom

By Lorraine Duffy Merkl

Savvy And Sympathetic, Roxana Reid Has Created One Of NYC’s Premiere Admissions Consultancies

Smart City Kids Founder Roxana Reid Smart City Kids Founder Roxana Reid “I was not in the circle of know,” says Roxana Reid, founder of Smart City Kids, of her initial attempt, years ago, to find the right kindergarten for her now 22-year-old son, Armani. It’s a surprising personal statement coming from a woman who is now well-known and well-regarded for her expertise [more]