Please read this very important document regarding the updates and changes for the Fall 2018 Specialized High School Admissions Test (SHSAT) complete with sample questions!


Students registered to take the SHSAT will be assigned one of the following test dates, which will be indicated on their ticket.  Tickets are distributed by the guidance counselor several days prior to the exam.

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Students with accommodations will be assigned one of the following test dates:

Sunday, October 29, 2017 OR Saturday, November 4, 2017


Open Houses

School Location Date Time
The Bronx HS of Science 75 West 205 Street, Bronx, NY; sign-up at Wednesday, October 4, 2017  5:00-7:00pm
The Brooklyn Latin School 223 Graham Avenue, Brooklyn, NY Wednesday, October 18, 2017 5:00-7:00pm
Brooklyn Technical HS 29 Fort Green Place, Brooklyn Thursday, October 5, 2017 6:00-8:30pm
HS for Math, Science, and Engineering Great Hall, The City College of NY, 240 Convent Ave, NY, NY Tuesday October 17, 2017 5:00-8:00pm
HS of American Studies at Lehman College Lehman College Perf. Arts Center, 2925 Goulden Avenu, Bronx, NY Thursday, October 12, 2017 5:30-7:30pm
Queens HS for the Sciences at York College York College Center for the Perf. Arts, 94-20 Guy R Brewer Blvd. Jamaica, NY Thursday, October 19, 2017 5:00-7:00pm
Staten Island Technical High School 485 Clawson Street, Staten Island, NY Tuesday, October 3, 2017 5:00-7:00pm
Stuyvesant High School  345 Chambers Street, NY, NY

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 (Manhattan & Brooklyn)

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 (Queens, Bronx, Staten Island)


Fiorello H. LaGuardia HS of Music & Arts

and Performing Arts

100 Amsterdam Avenue, NY NY

*Auditions for Dance, Drama, Instrumental Music, Fine Arts, Technical Theater, Vocal Music

Monday, October 23, 2017

sign-up at