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Welcome.

- 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.

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NEW Lockers!

We have purchased all brand new lockers for our students. These new lockers will be installed beginning Monday, May 16. Therefore, you must clear out your locker prior to that date.
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June 1st US History Regents Exam - CANCELLED

As many of you have heard by now, the New York State Education Department’s (NYSED) Board of Regents has cancelled the June 1 administration of the new US History & Government Regents (Framework) exam. In the wake of the recent tragedy in Buffalo, the Board of Regents determined that the content of the existing exam had the potential to compound student trauma, and has erred on the side of caution to cancel this examination.
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Saturday Tutoring

We have in person Saturday tutoring. These tutoring sessions will help students prepare for the Regents exams. Tutoring is open to all students.
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Course Selection

All students must fill out the appropriate form. If you have any questions, or need clarification, please see your Guidance Counselor.
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May Newsletter

Our May edition of the parent newsletter is out. You can find it by clicking on the "Parents" tab, then scrolling down to "Parent Newsletter".
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PTA Meeting

PTA meeting is this, Wednesday, May 11. After the Principal’s Address, as part of our Parent Education Series, we will be hosting a workshop called Meeting Sensory Needs at Home.
Link is attached.
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Senior Survey

As your senior year comes to a close, we are asking you to take a few minutes to complete the 2022 High School Senior Survey. This survey will allow us to learn more about your future plans, and your answers will help us to improve college and career supports for high school students at this school and at schools across the city. Click on the image to be directed to the link.
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Summer Youth Employment Program

The Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) is the nation’s largest youth employment program, connecting NYC youth between the ages of 14 and 24 with career exploration opportunities and paid work experience each summer.
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The Viper Times

The Student Council proudly presents the March issue of The Viper Times.
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College & Career Fair

Students, please click here to access the links for our virtual College & Career Fair.
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PTA Meeting

PTA meeting is this, Wednesday, April 13. After the Principal’s Address, as part of our Parent Education Series, we will be hosting a workshop called COPING WITH CONFLICT WHILE AT HOME.

Link is attached.

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.