Welcome to our High School Readiness Committee’s page! If you are interested in receiving occasional emails about open houses, tours, and other High School related news, please email our Parent Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Our guidance team has compiled a list of High Schools you can use as a guide to help find a school that is the right fit for your child.
- Here is the June High School workshop presentation in case you weren’t able to attend.
- And here is a list of first round offers of previous MS 839 graduating classes.
NUTS & BOLTS
- NYC High School Directory & High School Admissions Events Calendar (calendar midway down the page)
- NYC Specialized High Schools Directory
- Inside Schools, an Independent guide to public schools
- SHSAT Prep Support & Tutors
- Tips from 8th Grade Parents’ on Navigating the HS Admission Process
- NYC Arts Programs Guidelines
- Performing Arts Audition & Audition Prep Programs
- Visual Arts Audition, Portfolio Prep Programs
- Audition & Screened HS Checklist
- HS Tour Ratings Worksheet
- How Students Get offers to New York City Public Schools
- Middle and High School Admissions: How Students Get Offers to Screened Schools and the Specialized High Schools
- Parents of New York Teens & Young Adults
- Private Consultants for HS Admissions
- How Game Theory Helped Improve New York City’s High School Application Process
- Admission Test’s Scoring Quirk Throws Balance Into Question
- NYC students take aim at segregation by hacking an algorithm
- As New York Rethinks High School Graduation Requirements, Under-the-Radar School Group May Offer a Model
- There are better ways to assess students than with high-stakes standardized tests. These schools are using them with success. (The Washington Post)