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Waiting for Private School Admissions

After months of researching, preparing, applying, testing, and interviewing, there is nothing left to do now but wait.

We want to give families some behind-the-scenes insight about what is going on as final decisions are being made. 715 more words

Private School Admission

Don’t fear the reaper

There have been some grimly pessimistic headlines this weekend about the future for independent schools following comments made last week by the publisher of The Good Schools Guide… 623 more words


Differentiating Instruction but not Message: Giving a JK-1 and a 2-5 Chapel Talk


Yesterday I spoke in Chapel at our Germantown Campus about our theme for February: Courage. Actually I spoke twice–first to grades 2 through 5 and a little later to JK through 1. 427 more words

Apple Montessori Schools

The philosophy upon which Apple Montessori School is based embraces the most fundamental teachings of Dr. Maria Montessori. Our method is designed to constantly build upon the individual skills and knowledge the child is acquiring, at every age level. 90 more words

Independent Schools

St. George's and Serve901: A New Partnership to Meet an Old Need




January 29, 2016
Contact: Sarah Cowan
St. George’s Independent School
901-261-2390 / cell: 901-494-4777 / scowan@sgis.org

St. George’s and Serve901 Forge Unique Partnership… 660 more words

Kingsbury's HOPE Program Serves the Disenfranchised

Tamika McPherson, M.Ed., is the Director of HOPE at Kingsbury Day School. Her blog describes how the HOPE program is impacting the education and lives of disenfranchised youths in the DC metro area. 726 more words


Outsourcing in the world of Independent Schools

Is there a place for it?

Part 1 of a 3 part series

You’ve evaluated your practices.  Your Strategic Plan is detailed and updated.  Your Board is active, dedicated, professional and full of ideas regarding the ways the school can grow and improve.  427 more words

Outsource Mission Independent Schools