High School Information
Lunch Forms are required to be completed by all students. Information collected from the lunch form may provide students with admissions priority at certain high schools. Please complete the form by clicking the link here or visiting the main office for a paper copy.
High School Admissions Guide were provided to all students on 9/22. If you did not receive a copy please visit the main office during your scheduled lunch period. You can also view the admissions guide by clicking the links below:
This book provides an overview of the admissions process and additional resources for high school, including a section on how to use MySchools. (Welcome Letters are NOT yet available).
Please visit the following websites for more information:
- MySchoolsDirectory: https://www.myschools.nyc/en/schools/high-school/
- Specialized High Schools: www.schools.nyc.gov/SHS
- Audition: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/HSAuditions
- Assessments for Screened Schools: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/enrollment/enroll-grade-by-grade/high-school/assessments-for-screened-schools
- Sign up for email updates: www.schools.nyc.gov/SignUp
- Admissions Video Series (tutorials): www.schools.nyc.gov/High AND www.schools.nyc.gov/SHS
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I apply for high school?
Families can apply to high school online at MySchools.nyc. To create an account for MySchools.nyc you will need an account creation code. This code can be found on your Welcome Letter. If you've created an account and do not remember the password you must reset your password. If you no longer have access to the email address you used to set up your account, please contact the school at (718) 375-7635 ext. 1135.
When will Welcome Letters be available?
Welcome Letters will be available to 8th grade families early Fall. You will not be able to log on to MySchools.nyc until you receive your Welcome Letter to set up your account. All 8th grade families will be notified when Welcome Letters are available.
What can I do now?
Currently, families interested in Specialized High Schools should actively be preparing students for the upcoming exam (Date TBA). Students should take practice exams and courses for the SHSAT to adequately prepare.
Parents and students should also explore the MySchools Directory to familiarize themselves with NYC High Schools and available programs.
If you have questions please contact:
(718) 375-7635 ext. 1135
8th Grade Families Will Receive Welcome Letters Early Fall to Access MySchools.nyc.
High School Admissions Assistance
Please contact Shakeya Stephenson at: [email protected].