How much choice do you really have? It depends on your local school district as well as your state's policies on school transfers.
Our resident school-choice expert offers deal-breakers and red flags on assessing middle schools from a distance.
In many areas, charter schools give parents a wealth of alternatives to their neighborhood school.
Six tips for deciding to pull your child out before the school year's over.
Choosing an elementary school? Don't do it without getting the answers to these questions!
Looking for middle school? Don't do it without getting the answers to these questions!
Choosing a high school? Don't do it without getting the answers to these questions!
Learn the three things to look for in a great high school.
Deciding what your child needs and what matters most are key steps in choosing a school with the best fit for your child.
GreatSchools Ratings provide a quick snapshot of how students at a school performed on state tests.