High School Updates for 8th Grade Students

Welcome Letters will be mailed to families in October with information on how families can access MySchools.Nyc. MySchools.nyc is where families will access the high school application. 
High School Admissions Timeline
  • Tuesday, October 3, 2023: High School Application & Specialized High Schools Admissions Test (SHSAT) Registration Opens
  • Friday, October 27, 2023: SHSAT Registration Closes
  • Wednesday, November 8, 2023: SHSAT exam 
  • Friday, December 1, 2023: High School Application Closes
  • Thursday, March 7, 2024: High School Offer Release 
*Please note: These dates are subject to change. Any changes will be announced and communicated directly to families. Families can sign up for updates here: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/sign-up
High School Enrollment Virtual Information Sessions:
All 8th Grade students should attend the following high school admissions events below:

10/4: 6PM-7PM,
will focus on registration for the Specialized Admissions Test (SHSAT)
 Available in English, Chinese (Cantonese), Haitian Creole and Spanish

All other event dates will provide an overview of HS Admissions; the events below are the same but offered in different languages:
  • 10/11: 6PM-7PM, English, Bangla, Spanish and Urdu
  • 10/13: 3PM-4PM, Chinese (Mandarin), Haitian Creole and Russian
  • 10/19: 6PM-7PM, Spanish ONLY
  • 10/24: 6PM-7PM, Chinese (Mandarin) ONLY
  • 10/26: 6PM-7PM, English, Arabic, French and Korean
Students must attend one of the dates offered between 10/11-10/26.
*Please view the attachment for more details on how to join the webinar.