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Post #2: What We’ve Learned. Preparing for College.

Whoo-hoo! My daughter is completing her junior year at an independent school, and, I am absolutely thrilled to help support her search for a great college. Over the years, we’ve received sage advice from those who’ve already grabbed the brass ring. Here are three things we’ve learned that should take the edge off of applying […]

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When Things go According to Plan – One Family’s Admissions Journey

RIISE has been absolutely inspired by the mutual admiration and acceptance among some of our families of color and independent schools this admissions season. It’s a long competitive road, but when things go according to plan we just have to talk about it! We thank one of our member families for sharing their admissions journey with us. We […]

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