Upper Grade Admissions
Possible Admissions Changes for 2020-2021
We do not, at this time, have information on NEST+m admissions rubric changes.
Update from the NYC DOE Office of Enrollment:
Like previous years, information in the combined 2021 NYC High School and Specialized High Schools Admissions Guide was accurate as of the time of publication and is subject to change, especially as we determine the details and timeline for the upcoming admissions cycle. Due to COVID-19, the following details are likely to change for the 2020-2021 school year:
Families and staff can find the most up-to-date information about admissions and high schools online:
Thank you for your interest in the Upper Grades at NEST+m, a citywide Gifted & Talented program.
At NEST+m, intellectualism, inclusivity, collaboration and exploration within and beyond our school community enable our students to lead lives filled with learning, discovery and purpose.
The application process will begin in the fall for the following September. Open Houses for prospective families will be held in October and November. Dates and times will be posted here in early September.
How to Apply
NEST+m is a city-wide screened school and we follow the admissions rubric below:
- Visit the NYC Department of Education website’s High School Enrollment page for more information.
- Watch this helpful video to learn how students get offers to screened schools and specialized high schools.
- Set up your MySchools account using the invitation code provided by your school’s Guidance counselor or at the Family Welcome Center.
- See our NEST+m 2019 College acceptance and matriculation information.
If you have questions regarding Upper Grades Admissions, please send a message to firstname.lastname@example.org.
You will receive your child’s Upper Grades offer from the Department of Education in March. You will be able to log into your MySchools account to see the results, and you will receive a letter by mail. Visit the Department of Education’s High School Admissions webpage to learn more.
We will post Orientation information for admitted students on this webpage.
Open House information will be posted in early September.