Monthly Archives: January 2015

Job Fair to Promote Diversity

ARE YOU AN EDUCATOR OF COLOR INTERESTED IN TEACHING? IN AN INDEPENDENT SCHOOL? Pre-register for the Job Fair to Promote Diversity Saturday, February 21, 2015 9:00am-2:00pm Columbia Grammar & Preparatory School 4 West 93rd Street The Job Fair to Promote Diversity seeks talented educators of color for teaching and administrative positions in over 70 tri-state […]

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Riverdale hosts Student Conference / Horace Mann hosts Parent Seminar

Learn about two events hosted by two of our member schools, Riverdale County School & Horace Mann! Friday, 1/23 Hill School’s Middle School Diversity Conference – hosted at Riverdale Country School *please encourage your RCS, HM, or ECF middle schooler to attend by notifing their school leaders Here’s what faciliatators have to say about it… History “The […]

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D (Decision)-day Love Letter, A re-post

The timing is perfect to re-post this love note – it’s still applicable… Today is Valentine’s Day and it also happens to be D-(decision) day for parents to show some love by accepting a coveted seat offered by an independent school. The admissions process is a heart-wrenching one no matter the outcome. So, our multicultural advisor, Elizabeth […]

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2/28 & 3/1 – Outsmart the SAT! Bootcamp Registration Open

Attention ALL Students and those who care for them! Catalyst’s SAT Bootcamp Is Approaching! You don’t have to be a genius to conquer the SAT (though it certainly doesn’t hurt). Catalyst’s SAT Bootcamp, a one-weekend seminar that arms students with go-to strategies for every question they’ll face on the day of the test, will teach you how […]

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RIISE HOS Series: Tony Featherston @ The Town School

Our Head of School Series has been very enlightening for our community of prospective and current families of private, independent schools. Our heads are not Wizards of Oz but real people passionate about leading our educational institutions. Heads at our member schools share a vision of strong educational and character development for our students. They’re also […]

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#SELMAforStudents – Starts 1/8 Free Admission 7-9th grade while tickets last!

It would be nice to see Selma as a RIISE group of students. If students can take advantage of this opportunity, we have secured/reserved 50 free tickets for 7th-9th grade students on Sunday, January 11, 10:30 am at the Regal Union Square Stadium 14, 850 Broadway, NYC. First 50 students can RSVP to me by […]

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