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- We value each individual. We believe one person can make a difference.
- We value the process of learning. We believe knowledge is power and the journey is the reward.
- We believe that each member of our learning community is vital to our success.
- We value the diverse contributions of each member of our learning community.
- We believe people learn best from each other in heterogeneous, collaborative groupings.
- We value the differences and similarities of the human spirit and the people of the world. We believe that we are all linked in some way.
- We value effective communication and creative problem solving skills. We believe in the importance of understanding each other and our world.
- We value challenges. We believe that anything worth doing requires passion, persistence, commitment, calculated risk-taking and creativity.
- We value respect, responsibility, reflective thinking, accountability, flexibility, kindness, resourcefulness, generosity and integrity. We believe in moral and ethical behavior.
- We value a supportive, caring and safe environment. We believe in multiple perspectives for all of our students.
- We value our local and global communities. We believe in embracing our responsibilities as contributing members to our communities through responsible and informed decision making and through community service.
- We value a community of practice.
- We believe collectively that every child will succeed.

Latest News.

Blended Learning Opt-in Window

Blended Learning Opt-in Window

Dear HPHS Parents/Guardians, This morning Chancellor Carranza shared some information and guidance on the blended learning opt-in window for families with Principals.
COVID-19 Testing

School Based COVID-19 Testing Consent

In order for us to administer a COVID-19 test to your child, we need your consent. We strongly encourage you to sign and return the consent form as soon as possible.
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Do You Need IPAD Help?

Did you receive an IPAD from the DOE or from our school? If you are having trouble with this device, please click here for some trouble shooting solutions.

Technical Support for Families

Please fill out this form to let us know what issues you're having with NYCDOE iPads/devices, access to applications, or other technical problems. We will use the contact information you provide to get in touch with you and try to solve your problem. Please type all information correctly and answer all required fields (marked with an *).

Electronic Learning Devices

Students needing an electronic learning device should complete this form. By completing this form, students will receive a laptop or IPAD. After completing the form in its entirety, students will be contacted to pick up a device by appointment only.
Parent Newsletter - OCT

Parent Newsletter

This month we will feature our first parent newsletter for the 2020 – 2021 academic school year. Please find the October 2020 issue attached to keep you up to date and provide support during your child’s Remote/Blended Learning journey

Letter From Principal Gentile

As you know tomorrow, Thursday, October 1 is the beginning of in person instruction for High School students. At Health Professions High School ONLY the students whose families have chosen in person, blended instruction will be permitted in the building on their scheduled day. As a reminder, our 233 SENIORS will only come to HPHS on Mondays, our 216 JUNIORS will only come to HPHS on Tuesdays, our 214 SOPHOMORES will only come to HPHS on Wednesdays and our 287 FRESHMAN will only come on Thursdays.
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Freshman Orientation

We cordially invite all new students to participate in our Freshman Orientation. This orientation will take place on September 24, 25, 28, 29. Please check your HPHS gmail for your specific day.

PupilPath Registration

We are pleased to announce that our school is once again utilizing the “Pupil Path” website to bring you immediate information regarding your child’s education.  This portal provides you requisite 21st century tools to monitor your child’s progress and performance in school.

HPHS Google Account

All HPHS students use the school’s Google account for all classes. Throughout the next four years, your HPHS email will be essential to staying connected. We want to start that connection as soon as possible, so you do not miss any important announcements and opportunities to engage with your peers, HPHS administrators, counselors and teachers!

School Stats.

  • $2.8 Million In Grants and Scholarships
  • 95% Graduation Rate
  • 1,100 AP Exams Administered
  • 50+ Clubs and Teams Offered

Upcoming Events

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Mission & Vision.

We are dedicated to providing a safe and nurturing learning environment at the high school for health professions and human services. We prepare our students to enter higher education and the world of health care by maintaining challenging academic standards and integrating education into professional settings so that they acquire scientific knowledge, ethics, integrity and compassion.