Tag Archives: education

by Ashley McCarrick

If you have not read the last blog, Excitement, Tears, and the Daunting Task of Choosing your College, Part 1: Your Mindset, do not read any further until you do. If you approach this decision in the wrong order, you are more likely to make a mistake. Did you read it? Ok then, now it […]


As we reflect during this holiday season on the many blessings in our lives, we wanted to share some of ours with our KD family. As Directors, we have the good fortune to work with amazing families, talented teachers and staff, and a vibrant group of coworkers. Our days are never boring, to say the […]


by Ashley McCarrick

Now that you understand how test scores and other academic factors weigh into the college admissions process, here are the top 6 non-academic college admissions factors: 1. Extracurricular Activities What have you done with your time outside of school? What are you passionate about? Being an active member of a club or holding a leadership […]