"We definitely paid a lot of money to send him to a very good Catholic pre-K that has a very good…"

Saturday, April 14th, 2012 at 8:27 am

“We definitely paid a lot of money to send him to a very good Catholic pre-K that has a very good reputation for helping get kids into excellent schools,” said Mr. Wardally, who lives in Harlem. “They never make you a guarantee, but I have to be honest, we made a little bit of an assumption that scoring as highly as he did, that we might have a pretty good shot. Well, we’re praying on it, because these are the kinds of choices that make a difference in young kids’ lives.”

As Ranks of Gifted Soar in N.Y., Fight Brews for Kindergarten Slots – NYTimes.com