HIGH SCHOOL CORNER
INFORMATION FOR THE 2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR
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High School Admissions Fairs
SHSAT PRACTICE TEST
IRWIN ALTMAN MIDDLE SCHOOL 172
81-14 257 Street
Floral Park, New York 11004
718 831-4000 FAX: (718) 831-4008_
Mr. Jeffrey D. Slivko, Principal
Ms. Mary Tully Alarcon, Assistant Principal
Mr. Myles Nash, Assistant Principal
Ms. Maritza Soto, Assistant Principal
8th GRADE HIGH SCHOOL CALENDAR
The following information will be updated as new information and dates become available. Please mark your calendar and plan to attend the workshops and the open houses of the schools you are interested in. The more you know, the better you and your child can make informed decisions.
NEW YORK CITY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION WEB SITE – www.nycenet.edu
High School Articulation Workshop at MS 172: October 12th at 6:30 pm and October 13th at 9:00 am
High School Principals Presentation at MS 172: October 18th at 6:30 pm
CITYWIDE HIGH SCHOOL FAIRS – Saturday, September 16th, and Sunday September 17th, 10am – 3pm,
Brooklyn Technical H.S., 29 Fort Greene Pl., Brooklyn NY 11217
BOROUGH HIGH SCHOOL FAIRS – Saturday, October 14th and Sunday October 15th, 11am – 3pm Francis Lewis HS, 58-20 Utopia Pkwy., Queens, NY 11365
TACHS- Test for Admission into Catholic High Schools
Test dates: Diocese of Brooklyn/Queens Saturday, November 4th, 2017
October 6th is the deadline for submitting documentation for time accommodations
Last day to register for test –Brooklyn/Queens- October 16th, by telephone and/or online.
All materials are available either online, at your local Parish, or your local Catholic elementary or high school. You may also call 1-866-618-2247 to request a handbook and registration forms.
REGIS HIGH SCHOOL of MANHATTAN (All Scholarship School for Catholic Boys)
OPEN HOUSE - Monday, October 9th (Columbus Day) 1:00-4:00pm
Regis HS 212-288-1100 55 East 84th Street, Manhattan, NY firstname.lastname@example.org
ST. AGNES OPEN HOUSE - Sat. Oct. 14th 10am-1:00 pm 13-20 124th St. College Point, NY 11356
Tachs Preparation Programs – Holy Cross High School, five weeks beginning Saturday, September 23rd. For further information call (914)771-8577 or (914)751-2856.
Applications for these programs are available in the Guidance Office.
MARY LOUIS ACADEMY OPEN HOUSE- Sunday, October 15th, 10:00am-3:00pm 176-21 Wexford Terrace, Jamaica Estates, NY 11432 Applications for the Scholarship Examination is available online at tmla.org.