Meet the Admissions Team

John Beich and Lexi Hill are here to help guide you through the York Prep admissions process. With years of experience working in New York City private school admissions, and a deep understanding of the emotions and the questions that arise during the application process, they are available to answer your inquiries.

Lexi Hill


Lexi Hill is a native New Yorker graduating from high school in New York City before attending Lehigh University where she graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and Education. After returning to New York City, she received her Master’s Degree in Special Education from Hunter College. Lexi worked as a preschool teacher before becoming the Director of Admissions at a therapeutic school in Manhattan in 2016.
Lexi has a strong belief in setting each student up for success by providing them with the best individualized education and support to meet all of their needs. Lexi joined the York Prep Admissions team in the summer of 2020 and is excited to help York Prep continue its success among the New York City Private School landscape.

John Beich


Since 1999, Mr. Beich has been working with students, and his career and education have taken him to many settings, schools, and communities. He has worked with a wide range of student profiles. 

His undergraduate degree is in Comparative Religious Studies and his Masters degree is in Learning Disabilities. From 2004 to 2018, Mr. Beich was a teacher and administrator in the middle school at Stephen Gaynor School. The last seven years he was the Director of Middle School at Stephen Gaynor.