High School Open House Dates

Please note this list is for your convenience only and not intended to be comprehensive.  Check back for updates.  If you do not see a school listed, please check the DOE calendar HERE (a PDF as of 9/26 can be found HERE).

MS 67 – HS application workshop hosted by Mr Armstrong – Thurs, September 27, from 5-6:00 PM in the auditorium.

High School Fairs

Saturday, September 22, 2018 and Sunday, September 23, 2018- High School Fairs- 10 AM -3 PM-see attached flyer HERE (flyer was also sent home with students)

Saturday, October 13, 2018 and Sunday, October 14, 2018-High School Fairs-10 AM – 3 PM-see attached flyer HERE (flyer was also sent home with students)

Saturday, October 27, 2018- NYC Career and Technical Education High School Fair- 9:00 AM – 2 PM- George Westinghouse High School-see attached flyer HERE (flyer also sent home with students)

Open Houses

Bard High School Early College Manhattan – **FULL Tuesday, October 16, 2018  at 5:30 pm  FULL** – school tour available Thurs, Sep 27th, registration required. HERE.

Bard High School Early College Queens – Tue, Oct 9, 2018 5:00pm – 7:00pm – school tours available various dates – click HERE for school calendar.

Bayside HS – Tues, Oct 16th,  from 7-9 pm and Sat, Oct 27th, from 2-4 pm.  Website HERE.

Bronx Science – Weds, Oct 3rd from 5-7pm.  Please click HERE for flyer with additional details.  Register on the Bronx Science website HERE.

Brooklyn Tech – Weds, Oct 10th 6-8:30pm.  Tours are available during various dates in September and October.  Sign up at the school’s website HERE.

Cardozo HS – Thurs, Nov 8th at 6pm and Sat, Nov 17th at 10am.  Flyer HERE.

High School for Mathematics, Science and Engineering at City College – Wednesday, October 17th from 5-8 pm (Check-in will open at 4:30 pm). Website HERE.

High School of American Studies at Lehman College –  Thurs, October 11, at 5:30 pm. Flyer HERE.

Queens High School for the Sciences at York College – Tues, Oct 2nd from 5-7pm.  Details HERE.

Stuyvesant – Weds, Oct 10th 5-8pm. Stuyvesant website HERE.

Thomas Edison – date not yet available.  Check back HERE for programs and dates.

Townsend Harris – Mon, Nov 5th, 2018 from 5 – 7:30 pm

Online High School Application Period is Now Open

The Round 1 high school application period for the 2019-2020 school year is now open.  You must apply online with MySchools.nyc

A letter, including a personalized code will be backpacked home today with your child in case you never received the letter in the mail.  Please logon and create an account as soon as possible.  You will be able to explore your child’s school options and get guidance on the admissions process.

This is also a reminder that Mr. Armstrong, our Guidance Counselor, will hold a high school application workshop this Thursday from 5 PM – 6 PM in the auditorium.

8th Grade Class Rings

Dear Grade Eight Students and Parents,

We are very happy to announce that the Senior Class Rings for the Class of 2019 are ready to be ordered.

Go ahead….you know you deserve it!

The Ring Company will be here:

Wednesday, October 17, 2018 (Period 1) to measure the students and take all orders.

The cost of these beautiful Sterling Silver rings complete with stone and one name engraved is only $50.00.

Click HERE for pictures.

Boys will receive the Large ring and girls will have a choice of the Petite, Swirl or Heart ring. No names can be engraved in the Heart ring, only initials.

All payments are due on this day.

Cash or Money Orders payable to Smooth Sportswear only.

Rings will be delivered approximately 12 weeks later.

 

 

High School Application Process

Dear 7th and 8th Grade Parents and Families,

The high school process has begun.  We have some important dates for you.  They are as follows:

Tuesday, September 18, 2018-Parent High School Application Workshop with Mr. Armstrong- 9 AM- 10 AM

Thursday, September 20, 2018-Back to School Night-5:00 PM – 8:00 PM- PERIOD 6-Question and Answer Session with Mr. Armstrong-Auditorium

Monday, September 24, 2018-PTA Meeting- 7:00 PM- Guest Speaker: Ms. Myrna Lewis-Guidance Counselor-Office of School Enrollment.  Ms. Lewis will discuss the High School Application Process- Parents and students are welcome.

Saturday, September 22, 2018 and Sunday, September 23, 2018- High School Fairs- 10 AM -3 PM-see attached flyer HERE (flyer was also sent home with students)

Saturday, October 13, 2018 and Sunday, October 14, 2018-High School Fairs-10 AM – 3 PM-see attached flyer HERE (flyer was also sent home with students)

Saturday, October 27, 2018- NYC Career and Technical Education High School Fair- 9:00 AM – 2 PM- George Westinghouse High School-see attached flyer HERE (flyer also sent home with students)

You can visit schools.nyc.gov/High to learn more about the fairs and to register.

Don’t forget-8th Grade Coffee and Conversation with Mr. Annello and the Administrative Team-Friday, September 14, 2018- 9:00 AM

We hope to see you at these important events.

Mrs. Choit

8th Grade Assistant Principal

8th Grade Updates

Dear Parents/Guardians of 8th Graders,

Below are a few reminders/updates:

Washington, DC Trip:

The Washington, DC trip is on May 16-18.  Please remind your child to pack appropriate clothing and items for the trip.  Students should report to the school at 6:30am on Wednesday.  Please do not park in front of the school building.

ARISTA Candidates:

Students that met the academic requirements for ARISTA were given invitation letters stating that their service record was due on May 11. We will extend it to this Monday, May 14.  The ceremony is on May 31 at 9am.

Awards Night:

Students that were recommended by the 8th grade teachers to receive an award were giving invitations this week to attend the ceremony on Wednesday, June 6 at 6:30pm.  Please return the slip by June 1 confirming if you will be attending.