The Manhattan Family Guide to Private Schools and Selective Public Schools (Paperback)

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This guide, written by a parent for parents, is a perennial seller. Expanded and extensively revised in this sixth edition, it is the first, last, and only word for parents on choosing the best private and selective public schools for children. Including information on admissions procedures, programs, diversity, school size, staff, tuition, and scholarships, this essential reference guide lists over eighty elementary and high schools located in Manhattan and the adjacent boroughs, including special needs schools and selective public schools and programs.

About the Author

Victoria Goldman has had children in private schools and is often quoted for her expertise concerning private education. Her articles have appeared in New York Magazine and The New York Times. Victoria Goldman is co-author of the Manhattan Directory of Private Nursery Schools and the author of the Los Angeles Guide to Private Schools.

Praise For…

“Parents will line up single file for [this] guide to Manhattan’s private schools.”—The New York Observer

“The information is on the mark and insightful. . . . Parents will pass The Manhattan Family Guide to parents as gleefully as they once passed notes in class.”—New York Magazine

“A knowing look at those privileged places of learning.”—Town & Country

“Parents can turn to . . . objective and informative Manhattan Family Guide to Private Schools, the first to cover subjects from admission to tuition, curriculum, and general atmosphere.”—AVENUE magazine

Product Details
ISBN: 9781569476413
ISBN-10: 1569476411
Publisher: Soho Press
Publication Date: June 2010
Pages: 516
Language: English