It's D-Day for many Dallas private schools; emails go out late this afternoon; letters are in the mail, etc. I want to extend my very best wishes to everyone for an optimal outcome. If you need help next week (choosing between schools, dealing with a wait-list situation, or regrouping from a … [Read more...] about Decision Day
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Why the bridge you ask? My number one mom mantra is ‘don’t burn bridges.’ It is the one phrase guaranteed to elicit eye-rolling from both of my kids. However, when it comes to waiting list decorum, the issue at hand is less about the bridge and more about just doing the right thing. It’s been an … [Read more...] about Waiting List Decorum
Tom Petty had it right .... “the waiting is the hardest part.” A number of parents I’ve spoken to this week have received news that their child has been put in the wait pool. Hockaday, St. Marks, Greenhill, Good Shepherd, and Parish are some of the schools that have parents sitting on pins and … [Read more...] about Wait List, Wait Pool …. Stressful No Matter the Name!
The letters have been mailed and, if you’re lucky, you now know where your child will go to school next year. You can put the decal on your car, put the new-student social on your calendar, and thank the heavens that it’s all over. That is.....unless your child is on the waiting list. I’m getting … [Read more...] about Waiting on the Wait List….and Other Strategies to Deal with Private School Wait Pools