7th Grade

Grade 7 Administrators:

Ms. Speth, Assistant Principal

(718) 369 - 7603 x 1441

Ms. Kristine Bosco, Guidance Counselor

(718) 369 - 7603 x 1311

HS Meeting from May 4, 2021 SLIDESHOW

HS Meeting May 4, 2021 Video Recording


Following are test prep tutors who have participated in our past open house events. Some businesses are owned by graduates of specialized high schools or hire graduates and students as teachers and tutors, and minority-owned. SHSAT Prep Course Tutors

These are not endorsements. The Stuyvesant HS alumni Diversity Initiative and the Stuyvesant HS Alumni Association do not benefit from these businesses. Families should use these suggestions as a launching pad in the research for the type of tutoring that suits their children.

Dream Chasers

DREAMChasers is a free tutoring and mentorship program for the New York City Specialized High School Test (SHSAT). This program provides seventh grade students from low-income and underrepresented backgrounds with greater access to quality education with the goal of improving their prospects of attending a NYC specialized high school. Students will receive eleven months of test preparation and over 300 hours of tutoring from Khan’s Tutorial.


(Criteria for 7th Grade)

Applications/Nominations to PREP 9 (our boarding school program) are encouraged for students who meet the following criteria:

  • Of African American or Latino descent.

  • Currently in the seventh grade in a public, charter, or parochial school in New York City or the surrounding metropolitan areas (New Jersey, Westchester, Long Island, and Connecticut);

  • Scored 3's and 4's on previous NYS ELA and MAth exam

  • An overall average of 90% or above on previous year report card

  • Reserved for students who demonstrate high financial need (family income and financial assets are part on the application process)

Oliver Scholars has provided unparalleled academic opportunities to New York City’s Black and Latino youth for over 30 years. The mission of Oliver Scholars is to cultivate a new generation of leaders by providing Black and Latino students with both access to selective independent high schools and continued support for achieving their academic and professional goals.

We are actively recruiting exceptional seventh grade students for the Class of 2024. Since 1984, Oliver Scholars has been working with many outstanding New York City public, charter and parochial schools, and community based organizations, to broaden the high school options for highly motivated Black and Latino youth. Over 1100 alumni who have graduated from prestigious high schools and universities, and are now active professionals in the fields of law, medicine, government, education, business and engineering. Any student who meet the criteria listed below, may be nominated by the guidance staff AND complete the NEW online nomination form at:


Students must meet all of the following criteria in order to be nominated for our Program:

  • Black and Latinx students in 7th grade

  • 90% overall GPA

  • 600 or higher on NYS standardized tests

  • Demonstrates leadership potential through school involvement

  • NYC resident

William Alexander Middle School 51

350 Fifth Avenue

Brooklyn, NY 11215

(718) 369-7603

Fax (718)499-4948