High School Admissions

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Register for LaGuardia H.S. Auditions and the Specialized High Schools Admissions Test by October 13!

Are you an eighth or first-time ninth grader who is interested in applying to one of the City's nine Specialized High Schools? Know an eighth or first-time ninth grader who would love a chance to attend schools like Stuyvesant, Bronx High School of Science, Brooklyn Tech, Staten Island Tech, or LaGuardia? Then COME ON DOWN! Between now and Thursday, October 13, students who are interested in applying for the City's Specialized High Schools must speak with their guidance counselors in order to be registered for LaGuardia High School's audition process and/or the Specialized High School Admissions Test (SHSAT). Need to learn more…
October 3, 2016
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Applying to NYC High Schools? Use School Finder

Just in time for this year's high school enrollment season, searching for high schools just got a whole lot easier. Introducing NYC School Finder: the DOE's new online search tool for New York City's high schools. With over 400 schools and 700 programs to choose from, it can be a bit of a challenge to find a high school with a program that meets your needs and interests. Now while we have these wonderfully dense (read: GIGANTIC) 2016-17 directories available for the City's middle schoolers and their families both in print and online in 10 languages, NYC School Finder takes all the information…
September 12, 2016
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Open Houses & Fairs Announced for NYC High Schools

Planning to apply for admission to an NYC public high school this year? Want to speak with representatives from high schools you have had your eyes on for some time? Need to know more information about what is required for admission to a particular screened high school? For these questions, and more, consider attending any of our 2016 Fall High School Admissions Events scheduled between September and December. You can attend information sessions and open houses hosted by each individual high school. Likewise, you may also attend the DOE's official Citywide High School Fair on Saturday, September 24, and Sunday, September 25,…
September 8, 2016