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All posts related to NYC high school admissions, including application deadlines, upcoming admissions events, and offer letter distribution.

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NYC High School Admissions Opens in January 2022

During the week of January 24, 2022, New York City families and with students who are currently in eighth grade (or in ninth grade for the first time) can begin applying for admission to City high schools (grades 9–12) for the 2022–23 school year. Learn more about this year's high school admissions process, including the high school application, and start researching your school options today!
December 23, 2021
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Applying for NYC’s Specialized High Schools?

The clock is ticking! Students interested in applying for fall 2021 admission to any of New York City's eight testing Specialized High Schools have until Friday, January 15 to register for this year's Specialized High Schools Admissions Test (SHSAT), while students applying to Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts need to register for auditions by Tuesday, February 23.
January 14, 2021