Getting High School Ready

High School Access Program

Wagner is pleased to offer a special workshop series to help 7th-grade families better understand and more effectively prepare for the high school admissions process.

Through our collaboration with NYC Admissions Solutions (NYCAS), we are pleased to announce a series of workshops. Plan to register for all of these events to prepare most effectively for high school admissions!

  

 

High School Admissions Support Program for 7th Grade Families

   Wagner is pleased to offer a special workshop series to help 7th grade families better understand and more effectively prepare for the high school admissions process.

Through our collaboration with NYC Admissions Solutions (NYCAS), we are pleased to announce a series of workshops in March and April. Plan to register for all of these events to prepare most effectively for high school admissions!

 

Click on the links to register!

Tuesday, March 10, 6:00 pm: High School Admissions Concepts & Optimizing 7th Grade. In-depth discussion of key admissions concepts & success strategies for 7th grade, as well as staying calm throughout the process.

Tuesday, March 17, 6:00 pm: SHSAT Testing Strategies & Processes.

Key considerations & tips for applying to the Specialized High Schools and preparing for the SHSAT.

 Tuesday, April 7, 6:00 pm: Choosing Schools & School List Strategies.

Developing your school list using sound strategies, and setting yourself up for the summer & beyond.

Wednesday, April 29, 6:00 pm: Audition, Portfolio and Interview Concepts & Strategies. Effective early preparation, strategies & tips for high school auditions, academic portfolios and interviews.

Wednesday, May 6, 6:00 pm: Applying to High School with IEP or 504 Plan – Discussion of unique aspects of the admissions and testing process for students with IEPs or 504 Plans.

High School Workshops

 

Fall 2019 High School Access Program for 8th Grade Families

 

Through our collaboration with NYC Admissions Solutions, Wagner is pleased to offer a series of workshops (each 90 min. unless otherwise stated) to help 8th-grade families prepare for the high school admissions process. 

Both parents and students should plan to attend all sessions!

 

*** PLEASE REGISTER FOR ALL WORKSHOPS AT www.wagner167.org. ***

 

Wednesday, September 11, 6:00 pm:  8th Grade High School Night, Fall Kickoff – Refresher on key admissions concepts, the application process and a preview of fall 2019 activities and tips.

Wednesday, October 2:  SHSAT & Applying to the Specialized High Schools – Last minute test-taking strategies & tips on applying to the specialized high schools.

Saturday, October 5, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm (students must reserve one 20 minute session; registration will be posted at www.wagner167.org):  Mock interviews – Students participate in a mock interview, including written and oral feedback.

Wednesday, October 16, 6:00 pm:  Applying to High School with IEP or 504 Plan – Discussion of unique aspects of the admissions and testing process for students with IEPs or 504 Plans.

  

Links to Register:

9/11: Wagner 8th Grade High School Night, Fall 2019 Kickoff
 
10/2: Last Minute SHSAT Testing Strategies & Processes
 
10/5:  NYC Admissions Solutions/Wagner Middle School 2019 Mock High School Interviews
 
10/16:  Applying to High School with IEP or 504 Plan