why should I consider private? what is the value of attending private school?
There are number of reasons that parents choose to send their kids to private school that you may be interested in reading more about here: http://www.ourkids.net/school/benefits-of-private-schools.php - a few of the main reasons include smaller class sizes, a close-knit community environment, access to more extracurricular activities and educational philosophies, and more parental involvement.
If you are interested in more of the public vs. private debate, you may like to read this article: http://www.ourkids.net/private-schools-versus-public-schools.php
For a more specific listing of schools with criteria that's important to you, you may like to try using our Advanced Search feature on our website - http://www.ourkids.net/school/school-search.php - this will give you a listing of schools with other specifications and information, and you can also click on the school profiles to get an even further in depth look at what they have to offer your child.
The upcoming Private School Expos are also a great opportunity to meet face-to-face with a number of different private schools all in one place as well as attend information seminars. Many parents find this helpful to learning more about private schools and narrowing down their choices: http://www.ourkids.net/expo/