Change is inevitable. Much like colleges and universities over the past few decades, independent schools are experiencing significant changes in the enrollment landscape. To survive and thrive, we must evolve from the old view of admission to an enhanced long-term strategy for enrollment management.
Though the methods of communication with families have changed somewhat since 2014, what we’ve heard from parents has stayed the same: they expect timely and personalized communications throughout the school consideration and application process.
We proudly present The Character Skills Snapshot, an innovative tool designed to measure eight essential character skills for admission: resilience, open-mindedness, responsibility, teamwork, social awareness, self-control, intellectual curiosity, and initiative.
One of the greatest benefits of the certificate program is that participants have to rethink admission through the entire admission season, while working on relevant topics every week.
In June, we released member survey results which quantify the anticipated changes in international student enrollment in our schools based on new U.S. immigration policy. Given what the survey confirms, how should independent schools adjust to “the new normal”?
You cannot move forward if you don’t have the whole school involved in and supportive of your mission.