High School Admissions Consulting Services

We guide families through the school search and application process, and help students gain admission to schools at which they will thrive.

Initial Consultation

This is a 90-minute consultation with the student and parents, in person or by Skype.

You will walk away from this get-acquainted meeting with a better understanding of your high school options, your admission profile, and the admissions process, and with some concrete suggestions to get you started on your admissions journey.

  • Photo by College of DuPage NewsroomReview of transcripts, any standardized testing, extracurricular experiences, and talents
  • Short interview with student and parents to assess goals, interests and concerns about admission
  • Assessment of student’s admission profile and suggestions of things to do to enhance that profile
  • General information about the high school admission and financial aid landscape

After that? You decide which level of consultation you need:

Comprehensive Package

This is the recommended, best-value package. Taking all the steps listed below is the most efficient way to tackle the admissions process and will result in the best outcomes for you. More…

Customized Package

  • A la carte selection of services to meet your individual needs

Hourly Consultation

  • For families seeking more limited or targeted consultation

Group Sessions

For students and parents who want to understand more about the high school options that exist today, the admission process, standardized testing, how applications are reviewed, how financial aid is awarded, and what students can do to distinguish themselves in the process.

  • You organize a parent or student group and I run an information-rich two hour meeting



“In my work as Director of Admissions and Financial Aid at the Westtown School and the Baldwin School, I have spent decades engaging with educational consultants from across the country. I have known Debra Felix for decades, and can say that her skills, experience, and commitment are on par with the very best consultants with whom I have worked. -Former Director of Admissions at the Westtown and Baldwin Schools (PA)

Email: Felix Educational Consulting

Phone or Text: (240) 305-4578

  1. Deb Felix quoted in the New York Times Deb Felix 17-Dec-2018
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  3. Dr. Felix Quoted in US News and World Report Deb Felix 20-Jul-2016
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  5. How Admissions is Like The Hunger Games Deb Felix 04-Apr-2016