Guidance Announcements


Specialized High School Admissions Test (SHSAT) Changes

posted Jan 23, 2017, 7:07 AM by Gianfranco Moretta

The Specialized High School exam (SHSAT) is changing. Please see the attached document below for more information.


Updated High School Admissions Files and links

posted Sep 14, 2016, 6:23 AM by Gianfranco Moretta

Please visit the HS page linked here for updated flyers, dates and workshops for this year:


High School Info links for 2016-2017

posted Jun 15, 2016, 12:31 PM by Gianfranco Moretta   [ updated Jun 15, 2016, 12:32 PM ]

Access to Opportunity NYC Department of Transportation

posted May 20, 2016, 11:23 AM by Gianfranco Moretta


Dear all,

The NYC Department of Transportation is inviting young people to attend the Access to Opportunity project at the Queens Library for Teens next week on Tuesday @ 3:30. This is a special event because the city agency is interested in youth input for the project. See attached flyer for details.  

JDRF 2016

posted May 20, 2016, 7:42 AM by Gianfranco Moretta

The Annual JDRF walk will be held on Saturday June 4th this year in Howard Beach.  Students should bring their JDRF envelopes to the walk if they have them.


Date: Saturday, June 4th

Location: Ave Maria Schoolyard at 158-20 101st

Check-in: 9:00 AM

Starts: 10:30 AM

Length of walk: 5K


Team page: http://www2.jdrf.org/site/TR/Walk/NewYorkCityChapter4456?team_id=207940&pg=team&fr_id=6078



Students can earn up to 5 hours of community service by participating in the walk!

Little North Pole

posted Dec 3, 2015, 7:04 AM by Gianfranco Moretta

JDRF Annual Little North Pole event will be this Sunday December 6th from 2:30-5:00 at 144-03 Neponsit Avenue. There will be numerous performances, gift giveaway, food stands all are invited! Note: this is not a Scholars’ Academy sponsored or supervised event.

STEM Career Fair!

posted Oct 9, 2015, 7:57 AM by Gianfranco Moretta

Dear high school students and families,

You are invited to attend the 4th Annual STEM Career Day on Tuesday, November 3rd to learn first-hand about career pathways in these fields by visiting up to two New York City companies for an inside look. Participating students will get the opportunity to visit and chat with staff from the companies they visit. Sessions take place at individual companies from 10:00-11:30am and 1:00-2:30pm. All participants will receive a free t-shirt and a round-trip metro card.  Please see the link below for more information and to register:


Welcome back!

posted Sep 9, 2015, 7:23 AM by Gianfranco Moretta

Welcome all of students, staff and parents back to The Scholars' Academy!  We hope you had a great and relaxing summer.  

Have a great summer!

posted Jun 30, 2015, 10:19 AM by Gianfranco Moretta


Jack Kent Cooke Foundation: Young Scholars Scholarship

posted Apr 13, 2015, 6:43 AM by Gianfranco Moretta

Any 7th grade students interested in scholarship opportunities and a chance to work with a personal academic advisor please visit the link below for more information:

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