Grade 8 High School Information

Assistant Principal in charge of GRADE 8- Ms. Mizrahi

Guidance in charge of GRADE 8- Mr. Lawler

Dean in charge of GRADE 8- Mr. Olore


Round 1

Use NYC School Finder and the NYC High School Directory and talk with your school counselor to decide which 12 programs to list on your Round 1 high school application. Listing 12 choices matters! 97% of students who listed 12 choices on their application last year got an offer in Round 1. During the application period, apply to high school by Monday, December 3, 2018.

Round 2

Round 2 takes place in March, and you can only apply to programs that have availability. Apply in Round 2 if any of the following is true:

  • You applied in Round 1 but did not receive an offer
  • You prefer a Round 2 program over your Round 1 offer
  • You did not apply in Round 1

Specialized high schools. All students are also welcome to test or audition to apply to the nine specialized high schools, which use a separate admissions process. Register to take the Specialized High Schools Admissions Test (SHSAT) and/or to audition for LaGuardia High School by October 17, 2018.