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NBC: Dual Language Schools Offer Elementary Options

Monday, February 09, 2015

New York City's Feb. 18 deadline for kindergarten applications is approaching fast. NBC reports on some expanded options for families.
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Spreading the Word About NYC Schools, en Espanol

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

About 40 percent of New York City public school students are Latino. Many of their parents are new to the city, and perhaps new to English. That's why we are airing these TV segments.  
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NYC Parents Go Shopping for Kindergarten

Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Many parents of four-year-olds are filling their days with information sessions and school tours in an effort to find a classroom that’s just right for their child.
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Parents Give New Kindergarten Application Mixed Reviews

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

No longer can families hand in paperwork at their neighborhood school and call it a day. Now parents have an online application in which they rank up to 20 school options. We talk to a few families to see how they're faring.

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Q&A on Online Kindergarten Admissions

Thursday, September 19, 2013

It's a change that was supposed to be greeted with cheers: allowing kindergarten applications to be completed online, instead of having to show up in person at each school. But the plan is being met with skepticism and concerns about equity -- as well as some cheers.

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Kindergarten Placements in the Mail

Wednesday, April 03, 2013

WNYC

Families applying to Kindergarten will hear this week where their little ones are attending. Notices were put in the mail today.

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School Admissions? Even the Experts Are Overwhelmed

Thursday, February 23, 2012

Feeling overwhelmed by the search for a school for your young child? An expert in test preparation shares your pain.

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