8th Grade & High School Info
March 2023: The NYC DOE will be hosting Virtual High School Admissions Events for NYC families of students entering high school in fall 2023.
Here are the presentations from the past Parent Workshops:
High School Admissions Workshop Fall 2022 Presentation
Parent Workshop for 7th Grade Families Intro to HS Admissions presentation (June 2022)
Families How to Create Your MySchools Account
Announcements for 8th Graders
ATTENTION 8th GRADERS
You can order your senior portraits online at pictureday.com
Important High School Websites:
- Myschools.nyc: Site where you admissions/application process takes place. At the very bottom of the page, browse the NYC HS directory.
Use of high school guided search
Maps.google.com: Search HOW TO GET TO A SCHOOL for details on commute.
Specialized High School Preparation
Your 2022 Specialized Handbook has practice exams in the back, also available electronically: 2022 practice test
TylerTutor - free online SHSAT diagnostic and games to help practice
SHSAT Practice (Study.com) only the “take practice test” portion is free, which gives you your strengths, weakness & score