8th Grade Team

8th Grade Team

Congratulations! You made it to your final year of middle school. Before you get too excited, understand that your academics, attendance and behavior continue to have a huge impact. As you reflect on your past couple of years in middle school, stay focused and work diligently. Make good decisions throughout the year so you are prepared to graduate.

Assistant Principal

Ms. Primal Dhillon pdhillon@schools.nyc.gov 718-445-3232 Ext. 1271

Guidance Counselor

Ms. Fourniotis afourniotis@schools.nyc.gov 718-445-3232 Ext. 1332

Dean of Discipline

Ms. Krystyna Debiec kdebiec@schools.nyc.gov 718-445-3232 Ext. 1221


High School Information Week at JHS 185

Your guidance counselor will present, “The High School Admissions Process Workshop" in the Fall 2018. We encourage all 8th grade families to attend this informational session to learn: application timelines, how offers are determined, developing a thoughtful list, and making informed choices.

High School Information Overview

Families that are looking to learn more information about NYC public high schools as well as common questions can find the answers by clicking HERE.

High School Directory

Now is the perfect time to start learning about and researching high schools. At the end of last school year, you should have received the 2019 NYC High School Directory, as well as, a Specialized High School Handbook.

If you did not receive the high school directory and would like a copy, please see your guidance counselor.