Independent School Alliance: Information Sessions (the Alliance helps minority families navigate the L.A. private school admissions process)
March 30, 2017 (Thursday): 6PM – 7:30PM
Location: Westridge School for Girls – 324 Madeline Drive, Pasadena CA 91105
May 2, 2017 (Tuesday): 6PM – 7:30PM
Location: Wildwood Elementary School – 12201 Washington Place, Los Angeles CA 90066
May 6, 2017 (Saturday): 11AM – 12:30PM
Location: Westerly School – 2950 E. 29th Street, Long Beach, CA 90806
May 16, 2017 (Tuesday): 6PM – 7:30PM
Location: Wesley School – 4832 Tujunga Avenue, North Hollywood, CA 91601
Save The Date: April 26, 2016. Secondary School Fair at Curtis School. Evening event. More details to follow.
Save The Date: May 10, 2017, Kindergarten Fair at Willows. Evening event. More details to follow.
April 17, 2017. Demystify the Private School Admissions Process
Join us! Academic Achievers is hosting a Free Private School Admissions Event on Sat., April 22 at 9:30 a.m. Refreshments will be served.
Students will take a Free ISEE Diagnostic Assessment while parents participate in an information and Q&A session with top Private School Consultant, Lisa Marfisi.
Lisa has been a professional in education in Los Angeles since 1991. She was the Director of Admissions K-12 at Wildwood School and PK-6 at Echo Horizon School. She also worked at the Archer School for Girls, PS #1, and Westside Neighborhood School. Lisa’s experience has given her an understanding of what schools are looking for and enables her to help parents navigate the admissions process from an insider’s point of view. Lisa has been helping families with the admission process as a Director of Admission for 14 years. She is a former steering committee member of ESAD (Elementary School Admission Directors). Click HERE to sign up.
April 25, 2017, 7:00 p.m. at Beverly Hills Presbyterian Preschool. Parents Education League, Kindergarten Admissions Director Panel. Click on Parents Education League to sign up.
May 3, 2017, 7:00- 9:00 p.m. at West Hollywood Library, Parents Education League Secondary Schools Admissions Directors Panel. Click on Parents Education League to sign up.
Wed. Sept. 14, 2016, ESAD Fall 2016 Kindergarten Fair
Beth Hillel Day School will be hosting this year’s ESAD Fall 2016 Kindergarten Fair. LAAIS hosts school fairs throughout the year, introducing families to many independent schools in and around Los Angeles. School fairs are for parents only.
6:30 pm – 8:00 pm. For more information, click on LAAIS.
Los Angeles Area Association of Independent Schools
Spring Kindergarten Fair
Thursday, May 5, 2016
6:30 p.m. at Wise Elementary School
Spring Secondary School Fair
Tuesday, May 3, 2016
6:30 p.m. at Curtis School
Meet The Middle Schools (Private and Public) on Oct. 8, 2015
CSSAD Fall 2015 Secondary School Night
When: October 8, 2015, 7:00PM – 8:30PM
Where: The Willows Community School, 8509 Higuera Street, Culver City, CA 90232
- 58Originally published August 8, 2010. When we were looking at kindergarten for my daughter, I think we toured about 10 schools. There were two school tours that I’ll mention in this post because (1) they are extremely coveted schools with big reputations (and, we found, egos to match) and (2) my husband and I abandoned…
- 57Beth Hillel Elementary: A Hidden-Jewel With An All-Embracing Vision Blue Oak Creative Schoolhouse: A Transitional Kindergarten In West LA Chandler School: Acclaimed Academics On An Expansive Campus (Pasadena) Children's Community School: Progressive Instruction in Matters of the Heart and Mind. Crestview Preparatory School, La Canada: Q&A with Head of School Echo Horizon School's Magnificent Makerspace Los Encinos…
- 52Few things can cause parents as much stress as navigating the private school admissions process. More and more, getting in to private schools, even starting at the elementary level, can be a daunting process. Tip #1: Spend a few hours researching private elementary school websites; create a list of schools you want to tour, create…
- 51Hi Friends! We have a few spots left at this FREE event. Please join us! Make sure to RSVP to Tessa (see below). Hope to see you there! Christina