High School Applications
SHSAT Updated for Fall 2018!
In order to strengthen alignment of the Specialized High Schools Admissions Test (SHSAT) to the instruction students receive in their classrooms, the DOE has made the updates to the ELA section of the SHSAT that will take effect beginning with the fall 2018 test administration. Read this document for more information.
High School Application Timeline
The High School Application process begins in the end of the 7th Grade.
7th Grade June - Students receive the High School Directory
July/ August - Review High School Directory
8th Grade September/October - Attend Borough and City-wide High School Fairs
Use High School Directory to check for open houses, tours, auditions, etc.
SHSAT Registration and LaGuardia Audition Registration
Students receive High School Applications
Attend IS 230 High School Workshop
Take the Specialized High School Admission (SHSAT) test - Oct 21-22, 2017
November/ December - Complete High School Application. Contact Guidance Counselor for additional information.
High School Application Due Back to Guidance Counselor on November 17, 2017.
March - Round One Results distributed (includes SHS offer where applicable)
April-June - Round Two and new schools fair
Round Two results distributed
Queens High School Fair: October 14 and 15 from 11 am – 3pm
at Francis Lewis HS: 58-20 Utopia Parkway Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
Below you will find important notices and information regarding High School Admissions 2017.
Open House at John Bowne HS on October 28th and November 1st.
see flyer below