8th Grade Update

The following is from an email I just received from NYC DOE Enrollment.

  • The high school application is not yet open and no longer closes on December 4, 2020. Families will have additional time to apply.
  • Registration for the Specialized High Schools Admissions Test (SHSAT) and LaGuardia High School auditions is not yet open, and no longer closed on October 21, 2020. Families will have additional time to register.
  • The dates and locations for the Specialized High Schools Admissions Test (SHSAT) and for LaGuardia High School auditions, as listed in the 2021 NYC High School and Specialized High Schools Admissions Guide, will also change.
  • Decisions regarding how the “Screened” and “Educational Option (Ed. Opt)” admissions methods will operate this school year are forthcoming, and will be shared with schools and families later this fall.
  • Account Creation Codes (PINs):
    • As of today (November 6), this year’s high school admissions process has not yet opened. Please do not distribute account creation codes (PINs) or Welcome Letters to students until later in the fall, after we have notified you that the admissions process has opened.