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Finding the Perfect Private School in the Metroplex
Published on: May 03, 2021
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If you are moving to Dallas-Fort Worth with kids, chances are their education will be a top priority.  Dallas offers a large number of both public and private options for your school-aged children.  Many parents look to make the transition process as streamlined as possible for their family and often consider private school.  However, finding the perfect private school in Dallas can be almost as stressful as the moving process itself!

The private school environment can be very competitive and the application process can be overwhelming.  An independent educational consultant will help you find the perfect private school for your child by doing the leg work for you.


Application Edge

Application Edge offers advisory services to help you and your family navigate through the private school waters.

Services include:

  • Help with generating a list of best-fit schools for your child
  • Referrals for standardized tests prep & tutors
  • Arrangement of testing dates
  • Management of all submission applications
  • Preparation for student/parent interviews
  • Scheduling of school visits
  • Workshopping of essays and responses


EDGE Counseling Services

Additionally, Application Edge provides counseling services to help your child transition in their new city and in their new school.  Sessions are geared to provide therapeutic and socio-emotional support applicable to your school-aged child.

Sessions are customized to your student’s needs. Popular topics include:

  • Identity Exploration
  • Improving Confidence
  • Self-Concept
  • Social Anxiety
  • Test-Taking Anxiety
  • Friendship Skills
  • Growth Mindset
  • General Stress


ABOUT THE OWNER: Jenn Zigler, M.ED, LPC is a licensed professional counselor who has worked in the Dallas Private Schools as a teacher, learning specialist, and school counselor.  With extensive experience supporting kids & teens and a deep understanding of programs in the area, she provides families with unique insight and first-hand perspective on choosing a private school in Dallas.  Jenn’s individualized and empathic approach will help guide your family every step of the way.  When it comes to your child’s education, Jenn is your partner and will advocate for your child’s success!