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The Parents’ Financial Statement (PFS) is your gateway to financial aid from the nation's leading private and independent schools.

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Finding Common Ground: Students Gain Global Perspectives Through Self-Study

Sixth graders in Blake’s Humanities classes examine global issues, first by studying themselves, then by delving into others’ perspectives. In their first unit, “The Groups to Which We Belong,” they learn not just how, but why, they see things as they do. Discussions include topics ranging from race, ethnicity, and religion to socio-economics and gender. […]
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