The Computer School

100 West 77th Street New York, NY 10024

Monday - Friday

9:00am - 3:20pm



[email protected]

The Computer School

100 West 77th Street, New York, NY 10024

Monday through Friday: 9:00 am – 3:20 pm

High School Info

High School Information

Please visit the DOE’s High School Webpage for many resources and information: http://schools.nyc.gov/ChoicesEnrollment/High/default.htm

6th and 7th grade families:
Here are some free resources to help you with the high school admissions process, courtesy of ApplerouthTutoring and NYC Admissions Solutions.
  • TESTING GUIDE all about NYC high school admissions testing, with everything you need to know about selective high school tests, including the newly designed SHSAT. Here


7th grade family:

Maurice Frumkin from NYC Admissions Solutions (former DOE high school admissions official) has provided a free high school admissions checklist for 7th grade families you can use to put yourself in great position for next year. Simply download the checklist here or it is attached.
We hope this helps you as you start to think about high school admissions for your child!


Students who tour high school during the school day must return to school with a note from the high school visited. This note must be given to his/her homeroom teacher for attendance purposes. Attendance can only be changed to reflect a tour (non-absence) if the student provides us with documentation.  Any questions, please contact the Main Office at 917-441-1236.

Key Dates

Tours/Open Houses

Click here for a full listing in the Fall of 2017.  There will be updated information as it becomes available. In addition, be sure to check the high school’s website for updates.

Specialized High School Open Houses


Performance Based Schools

  • LaGuardia High School – check audition schedule here
  • Frank Sinatra School of the Arts 2017 Open Houses –

Non-Specialized High School Open Houses

Bard High School Early College Manhattan Fall 2017 Open Houses:
Registration is required. 

Bard High School Early College Queens Fall 2017 Open Houses:
Registration is required. 


Beacon High School Fall 2017 Open Houses (no registration necessary)
Beacon offers two Open House events in the fall.  Open houses run 4:30-7:00pm.

Millennium High School Tours
Registration is required.  Register via the Millennium website.

NEST+m Open Houses
Registration is required. 

 Register via the NEST+m website.


Eleanor Roosevelt High School Open Houses   
Registration is required.    Register via the Eleanor Roosevelt website.

Manhattan Hunter Science
Registration is required.  Register via the Manhattan Hunter website

Harvest Collegiate
Registration is required.    Register via the Harvest Collegiate website

NYC iSchool – check website

Frank McCourt High School – check website

The Clinton School for Writers & Artists – check website

Events / Fairs


Manhattan Borough High School Fair

Citywide High School Fair

Family Workshops at the Citywide High School Fair

  • Introduction to High School Admissions
  • Auditioning for Arts Schools and Programs (1:30-2:30pm) – Learn about the unique audition and portfolio processes for arts high schools


2017-2018 High School Directory
2017-2018 Specialized High School Handbook
2017 High School Timeline / Checklist


High School Process FAQs
High School Advice from Fellow CS Parents
Where do Computer School students go to high school?
High School Handbook 2017.pdf
High School Admission Process
High School Interview Guide

Tutoring, Art Portfolio & Performance Coaches

Art Portfolio Assembly
Performing Arts Coaches

Jennifer Turano
High School Essay Help
[email protected]

John Mooney
Acting and Vocal Coaching
LaGuardia HS Coach


High School Events

Helpful Websites

Inside Schools
NYC DOE High School Site
US News & World Report Best High Schools