High School Admissions Resource Center
Welcome! At HPCMS, 8th grade advisors work closely with students and families to serve as the main partner and point of contact throughout the high school application process. See our timeline and resources below. Please also be sure to sign up for email updates on high school admissions from the DOE.
TIMELINE (Updated 10/19/22)
MySchools Login - This is where the official applications live and where families register and login to complete the official applications, view official school profiles with updated info, save schools to favorites, register for the SHSAT and LaGuardia and submit materials for screened and audition schools. MySchools opens October 12th, 2022.
MySchools High School Directory - this is a direct link to the HS search page on MySchools, where you can find the school profiles with updated information and search by various criteria. High schools are required to have updated profiles here by October 12th, 2022.
NYC DOE HS Admissions Website - this is the home for the latest information from the DOE concerning high school admissions
NYC DOE SHSAT Website - info from the DOE on SHSAT, note the SHSAT will be given at HPCMS on November 17th. Students must register in advance through their MySchools account.
HPCMS Guide to High School Auditions - a special HPCMS resource out together for students interested in auditioning for visual and performing arts programs
NYC DOE Audition Information - another great resource for identifying the various visual and performing arts programs and updated information on audition requirements