High School Information
UPDATED SHSAT INFO 2021
How to Apply to the Eight Testing Specialized High Schools
Welcome Letters: Starting later this week, welcome letters will become available for school staff and families. As of today (October 13) welcome letters are not yet available for families or school staff. Each student’s personalized welcome letter will include details on how to access their MySchools account, participate in admissions, and register for the SHSAT. If you recently changed your address, you must bring in proof of your new address, allowing us to change it in our system.
Registration for the SHSAT will open later this week, after welcome letters are available.
As of today (October 13), registration for the SHSAT is not yet open for families or school staff.
Families will be able to register their child in the family-facing MySchools site (myschools.nyc)
Students will indicate each child’s preference order for the testing Specialized High Schools when they submit their SHSAT registration in MySchools.
The deadline to register for the SHSAT is November 15, 2021.
Registered 8th grade students who attend a public DOE middle school will test at their current school during the school day on Thursday, December 2.
Please be on the look out for further information. As promised, we will forward the information as we receive it.