Parents that gamble by buying a house in a desirable catchment or forgo the lottery or private school application process could end up out of luck
Penn Alexander in West Philadelphia will be instituting a new enrollment policy. No guaranteed seats for catchment students for all grades.
The School District of Philadelphia Voluntary Transfer Program has announced via its website the application deadline for the Fall 2011 school year. …
If you wish to send your child to a public school that is not your designated catchment school, you must fill out a VTP application. This post has tips on how to navigate this process, formerly known as the EH-36.
We all know kids start kindergarten at age 5. So choosing a school should happen the year before kindergarten…right? Unfortunately the ‘when to start’ question is complicated and depends a lot on your risk tolerance.