In this info session for families considering Pre-K and Kindergarten in private, public and Charter schools we cover everything you need to know about local zoned schools, un-zoned schools, Charter and private school options, application details and deadlines, waitlists, Pre-K options, languages and dual language programs, G&T and more. This event is geared towards parents with children born in 2014 and younger living in BoCoCa, Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO, Downtown Brooklyn, and Fort Greene.
The info session will be 1.75 hours long and costs $35 per participant (including digital copies of our private school and Charter school guide $30 value). The presentation will be followed by time for Q&A with a few current and past Cobble Hill Playschool parents who have gone through this process. The talk will take place on Monday, December 3rd from 7.00 to 8.45 pm at Cobble Hill Playschool at 93 RAPELYE STREET (ENTRANCE AT 653 HICKS STREET). Tickets here.
What parents are saying:
I must admit, I was dreading the presentation, but of course I felt it necessary so that I could understand the system. Your presentation, however, was really engaging and encouraging! I also especially enjoyed your remarks about embracing the amazing diversity NYC offers. All of your information was truly helpful and the experience has set my mind at ease. Sara T. – Cobble Hill parent
My wife and I found the presentation so helpful. You did an impressive job, synthesizing the info, simplifying it, and making it engaging too! Not easy. – Heidi T.-W. – Downtown Brooklyn parent
“I just wanted to say thank you for the fantastic session yesterday. You helped distill what can be a very anxiety-filled process into the key takeaways parents need to know. Even though our daughter has only just turned 2, I’m very glad we’re now prepared with all of this info. I’ll be sure to recommend you to other parents in the neighborhood.” – Caroline Z. – DUMBO, Brooklyn parent
“Your presentation was so informative and interesting last night. I now have a few more schools on my list to tour.” Rachel A. – Brooklyn Heights parent
“Your knowledge on Brooklyn schools is very impressive and you laid it out in an easy to follow format. It definitely provided clarity on a “mysterious” process. I’ll recommend your session to others in my building with young kids.” Agaja R. – Downtown Brooklyn parent
“It was a really good introduction to the application process, different options with regards to pre-k and kindergarten, and school overview. For me, one of the best parts was your insider take on each of the schools.” Saul L. – DUMBO parent