Attention 7th and 8th grader parents: High School Admission Workshops and Key Dates

Some great workshops coming up — an excellent resource for parents of 7th and 8th graders…

Courtesy of the DOE (and special thanks to Margaret Kelley, Education Policy Analyst, Office of the Brooklyn Borough President for passing on to CEC13):

Workshop 1: Introduction to High School Admissions

In this session, you will learn about applying to high school and the many types of high school programs available to you. All sessions will cover the same material.

Interpretation services will be available.

Workshop 2: Specialized High Schools 

Learn about admissions to the nine Specialized High Schools and the Specialized High Schools Admissions Test. You’ll hear from Specialized High School representatives and get tips on how to prepare for the exam. All sessions will cover the same material.

Interpretation services will be available.

PUBLICATIONS AND IMPORTANT CALENDAR DATES:

2013-2014 High School Admission Important Dates

Sat & Sun. Sept. 28 & 29 — Citywide  High School Fairs

Sat. & Sun. Oct. 19 & 20 – Borough High School Fairs

Sat. & Sun. Oct. 26 & 27 —  Specialized High Schools Admissions Test  All current 8th grade students.

Sat. Nov. 2 — Specialized High Schools Admissions Test   All current 9th grade students.    8th and 9th grade students with special needs and 504 accommodations. 

Sun. Nov. 17 — Specialized High Schools Admissions Test  Make-up test.  Permission only.

Mon. Dec. 2 — High School Application Deadline

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