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High School (9-12)

High School: Grades 9-12 Admissions Checklist:

Open House

Our Open House is a wonderful opportunity to learn about what makes our High School experience -- inside and outside of the classrooms -- so unique. You will have the opportunity to meet High School teachers and students, take part in mini-classes and experience our academic approach, learn about our curriculum and our expansive extracurricular program, and tour our High School facilities. To sign up for an Open House Click here, call Iris Klein at 212-784-1234 or email

Online Application

Heschel uses the services of Ravenna to facilitate our online application.

Click here to submit your online application. The application deadline is December 6, 2019.

For technical assistance with the application forms, please email the Admissions Office. (


Once we receive your application, we will call to arrange individual interviews for parents and students. Parent and Student Statements must be submitted prior to interview.

Teacher Recommendations

English, Math, and Jewish Studies recommendations forms (available online) are required as part of the application and must be received by January 15, 2020.

School Reports

School reports from current schools are required to complete the application. An official transcript should be sent directly from the applicant’s school by January 15, 2020.

Test Scores

All applicants to the High School are required to take the ISEE or SSAT admissions test. Heschel also accepts the CAT/E Survey test if administered by the student's current school as part of the BJE test.

To schedule an ISEE test date, contact the Educational Records Bureau (ERB) office at (212) 672-9800 or visit their website ERB Learn. The SSAT test is administered by the SSATB at Scores must be received by January 15, 2020

Financial Aid (if applicable)

Please visit our financial aid page for information about applying for aid. Deadline to complete your financial aid application is December 2, 2019.

Notification Date:

9-12 Grades: Thursday, February 13, 2020

Notification of acceptance complies with the guidelines established by the Independent Schools Admissions Association of Greater New York (ISAAGNY).

Students must be fully immunized based on the New York State Requirements.