Your Child’s Mid-term Grades Are Bad. What Can You Do Now?

Fri, 11/02/2018 - 09:48

By Robin Rivers

KEY University Admissions Essay Coach

Yesterday, in the middle of a meeting, I got the text from my daughter’s high school. Mid-term grades are out, and her math teacher wanted to talk. Eyebrows raised, I logged into my e-mail and there was the topic of our discussion staring back at me: a 54.9 percent mid-term grade in math.

Private School Application Checklist: Early October Edition

Fri, 10/05/2018 - 13:38

by Caleb Park

KEY Admissions Advisor

The full moon of the Mid-Autumn Festival is on the wane, but our private school application season is only beginning to wax. It’s now time to turn your eyes away from the autumn sky (and yes, from those scrumptious moon cakes, too) and look squarely at where you are in the application process.