Abacus4…  As you would expect, many well-known private schools are offering more financial aid than ever to existing families.  Incoming families, private schools need your money!  Admissions will be tougher than usual this year for those seeking financial aid.

…  Fewer than expected students are actually dropping out of private school, and 2010 admission looks competitive.  There are still plenty of affluent people who want to educate their kids at the best NYC private schools.