High School and Middle School Admission Information

High School Admission Information

Information Regarding Waitlists and Waitlist Offers for High School Admissions

*****Please note that if a school is able to make you a waitlist offer, they will contact YOU directly: you would then have approximately one week to accept or decline that offer.  If a school makes your child a waitlist offer, you will receive an email to the email address that you have linked up to your MySchools account.  You can also see in MySchools when offers have been made.  IT IS IMPERITVE THAT YOU MONITOR YOUR EMAIL AND/OR MYSCHOOLS ACCOUNT TO SEE IF YOU RECEIVED AN OFFER.  THE OFFER WILL EXPIRE AFTER ONE WEEK IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT OR DECLINE.  If you accept a waitlist offer it replaces your child's previous offer.  If your child does not receive a waitlist offer, they will keep their original offer. 

 

Families of students entering 8th grade in fall 2021- What can you do now to prepare over the summer for High School Admissions?
  • Be sure to sign up for our high school admissions mailing list at tiny.cc/DOE-SignUp so we can share any high school admissions updates
  • Watch our High School Admissions Video Series at schools.nyc.gov/High and schools.nyc.gov/SHS. Please note that the information in these videos reflects last year’s admissions process and is subject to change
  • Start exploring your high school options now in the MySchools online directory

Middle School Admission Information

Information Regarding Waitlists and Waitlist Offers for Middle School Admissions

*****Please note that if a school is able to make you a waitlist offer, they will contact YOU directly: you would then have approximately one week to accept or decline that offer.  If a school makes your child a waitlist offer, you will receive an email to the email address that you have linked up to your MySchools account.  You can also see in MySchools when offers have been made.  IT IS IMPERITVE THAT YOU MONITOR YOUR EMAIL AND/OR MYSCHOOLS ACCOUNT TO SEE IF YOU RECEIVED AN OFFER.  THE OFFER WILL EXPIRE AFTER ONE WEEK IF YOU DO NOT ACCEPT OR DECLINE.  If you accept a waitlist offer it replaces your child's previous offer.  If your child does not receive a waitlist offer, they will keep their original offer.