John Dewey H.S. Campaign for” Kindness Week” and “No one Eats Alone Day”

John Dewey students and staff are always thinking out of the box and always trying to improve their community and their school. So instead of having just one day to let students know that we are a community, and here […]

John Dewey H.S. Key Club

Our own J.D.H.S. Key club put on their aprons and served meals to the visually impaired. This Saturday February 10th our students were up and ready to help their community. Students, patrons and teachers had a blast helping each other […]

SING Is Back (Feb. 9 & 10)!

This week, experience history (live and up close) as the Sophomores and Juniors take on the Freshman and Seniors for SING glory.

Holiday Giving at J.D.H.S.

J.D.H.S. was proud to be a part of giving back during the holiday season. Our students, staff and parents collected new toys for a local shelter. Students and staff wrapped gifts to be given to children of all ages. Our […]

Holiday Pajama Day Celebration

Click here to view the Holiday Pajama Day Celebration photo gallery.


Hispanic Heritage Essay Contest

Altice USA invites middle and high school students to celebrate Hispanic Heritage month.
Write an essay (500 words or less)
Name a Latino, past or present, with whom you would choose to spend a day and explain why.
Win great prizes
Grand prize: $1,500 scholarship
3 Finalists: Mini iPad
Separate prizes for middle and high school categories in both Suddenlink and Optimum service areas.
Visit to learn more
Deadline: November 7, 2016

Gilda’s Club New York City

Junior Associate Board

If you are a teen in NYC and would like to make a difference in your community,

the Junior Associate Board is for you!

Mission of the Junior Associate Board:

To promote awareness of Gilda’s Club NYC in the community it serves

Organize initiatives & events

Provide volunteer service

Earn community service hours

Please contact:

Emily Grotheer, Volunteer & Outreach Manager

Phone: 212-647-9700 (ext. 239)

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TEENS CONNECT at Gilda’s Club

Do you have a family member or friend living with cancer?

 Do you or did you have cancer yourself?

Have you experienced the death of a loved one to cancer?

TEENS CONNECT at Gilda’s Club Is for you!

Teens Connect is a weekly group for teens impacted by cancer in any way.

Join with other teens who “get it”

If you are a teen living in NYC that has been touched by cancer, contact us today!

For information on all teen and youth programming, please contact  Michele Halusic, Associate Director- Program

(212) 647-9700 x243 or

2016 J.D.H.S College and Career Fair

John Dewey High School

You are invited to attend –
J.D.H.S College and Career Fair
Wednesday, November 9, 2016
5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. in the Cafeteria
Students from all grade levels are invited to attend
Please bring your friends and family
Over 50 Representatives !!

Click here to download PDF flyer