Middle School Information 2018/2019

For 5th Grade Students who are applying to middle school for the 2018-2019 school year, the admissions process starts this fall.

The NYC Department of Education has many useful middle school resources.

The Middle School Enrollment page provides many links to information and resources available.  Including Middle School Directories for every school district, in multiple languages.

To look up the district your address is zoned for, please go to “Find A School” on the NYC DOE website (schools.nyc.gov) and enter your address in the “School Name or Address” field.


District 15 Middle School Fair:

Wednesday, October 17
5:00 – 7:30 PM
The Park Slope Educational Complex (MS 88)
544 7th Ave
Visit the DOE Calendar of Events for more information.
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District 20 Middle School Fair:

Thursday, October 4
5:00 – 7:30 PM
New Utrecht High School
1601 80th Street
Visit the DOE Calendar of Events for more information.
More district middle school fairs can be found on the NYC DOE website:


For your convenience, we have listed a few middle schools that our families have been interested in the past for open houses. 



IS 187 The Christa McAuliffe School 

For more information, visit the school’s website (www.is187.com/pages/is187) or Contact Carla Palumbo
(347)563-4559
cpalumbo4@schools.nyc.gov

1171 65th Street
Brooklyn, NY  11219


IS 223 Montauk Intermediate School

For more information, contact the Parent Coordinator, Ismael Aguilar
(718)438-0155

4200 16th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY  11204


JHS 62 Ditmas

Contact Michelle Buitrago for more information about the school.
(718)941-5450, ext. 1041
mbuitrago@schools.nyc.gov

700 Cortelyou Road
Brooklyn, NY  11218


MS 51 William Alexander

For more information, visit the school’s website (sites.google.com/k051.org/home)

350 5th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY  11215


MS 88 The Park Slope Education Complex

Visit the MS 88 website for more information.
544 7th Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11215

 


MS 442 Carroll Gardens School for Innovation

For more information, contact the school, or visit their website (ms442.org).

500 19th Street
Brooklyn, NY  11215

(718)369-4480


MS 443 New Voices

330 18th Street
Brooklyn, NY  11215

For more information about the school, please visit: the school’s website newvoicesbrooklyn.org


MS 447 Math & Science Exploratory School

For more information please visit the MS 447 website (ms447.org).

345 Dean Street
Brooklyn, NY

 


MS 448 Brooklyn Collaborative

For more information, and to sign up for Open House sessions, please visit the BCS website www.bcs448.org

610 Henry Street
Brooklyn, NY 11231

 


MS 839

For more information, and to sign up, please visit MS 839’s website ms839.org

713 Caton Avenue
Brooklyn, NY  11218

 


ICE: Institute for Collaborative Education 

Please visit the ICE website for more information about admissions and the school.

345 East 15th Street
New York, NY

Note:  This school is in Manhattan. Grades 6-12.

 


 Mark Twain – IS 239 (Citywide Program)

You must complete a “Request for Testing” (RFT) to audition/test for Mark Twain.  (Available on the NYC DOE website in mid-October.)

Mark Twain has posted their presentation materials and information regarding the different programs and tests on their website (click here to visit Mark Twain’s Admissions Downloads).

Please visit the Mark Twain website for more information (www.is239.schoolwires.com)

2401 Neptune Avenue
Brooklyn, NY  11224

 


NEST + M

Registration for Open House session is open NOW.  You must register to attend.  Visit the Admissions page of the NEST + M website.

If you are interested in testing for NEST+M, please check their website (www.nestmk12.net) for updates on the admissions process and testing.

111 Columbia Street
New York, NY  10002

Note:  this school is in Manhattan. Grades K-12.

 


Special Music School (PS 859)

Special Music School is New York City’s only K-12 school that teaches music as a core subject.  Special Music School at Kaufman Music Center (P.S. 859) is a groundbreaking public school for musically gifted children offering musical training, including private instrumental lessons, during the regular school day

For more information, please visit the Kaufman Music Center.

Kaufman Music Center
129 West 67th Street
New York, NY  10023

Note:  this school is in Manhattan, and has their own application process. Grades K-8.

 


NYC Charter Schools Enrollment

NYC Charter Schools begin accepting applications in December.  For more information, visit the NYC Charter School website, or the website for the individual school you are interested in.  <click here to visit the NYC Charter School Enrollment FAQs page>