Middle School Orientation for 5th GradePS 217 of Brooklyn
5th Grade Families:
Attend the District 22 Middle School District Fair Wednesday 9/28 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM at IS 14 Shellbank 2424 Batchelder Street. Information sessions at 5:30 & 6:30 PM. (Flyer not yet available, should be delivered to Elementary Schools this week and online, will email when available online) Get to know the middle schools in your district, meet middle school staff, and ask questions about specific programs.
Read the 2017 NYC Middle School Directory: Research middle school programs, see the admissions timeline, and use the activities to learn about the admissions process. http://schools.nyc.gov/NR/rdonlyres/946147E9-8600-49D3-8EAE-DD8B44DFCC8E/0/2017NYCMiddleSchoolDirectoryDistrict22.pdf
Get to Know Your School Counselor: Ask your counselor about the admissions process and schools of interest. Printed directories for families are now being distributed to public middle schools and Family Welcome Centers; English and translated versions will be available at all of these locations by early October.