Bridge Program 2018

This week over 200 incoming freshmen participated in our annual Bridge Program. The Bridge program helps to bridge the gap between middle school and high school. Students participate in activities geared to promoting comfort and community as they enter into […]

Congratulations to the Class of 2018

Just like that our school year has come to an end. We congratulate our Senior class and wish them the best of luck in their future endeavors. Thank you to all of the graduates, staff members and families who came to […]

Our school always dewin it right!

Students who were taking Arts exams were invited to a special brunch. There was food and orange juice and of course music. We believe in feeding the mind as well as feeding the belly. Students were relaxed and ready to […]

Senior Prom 2018!

Our Seniors had an Enchanted Night at Prom this year. From the decor to the gowns. We were whisked away to an Enchanted Forest. We danced the night away, took photo booth pictures, ate an array of food along with an […]

John Dewey High School Annual Senior Awards Night

Our senior students shine! On Thursday May 31, 2018 awards were given to our amazing seniors. The audience was packed as family, students, and staff celebrating the hard work and accomplishments of our students. Here are a few pictures of […]


‘J.D.H.S. Club Spotlight’

This week’s club spotlight is the J.D.H.S. Key Club.

The Key club which is facilitated by Ms. Devincenzo and Mr. Artzt is a community outreach club. Key Club International, founded in 1925, is the oldest and largest service program for high school students.Often referred to as simply Key Club, it is a student-led organization whose goal is to encourage leadership through serving others. Our Key Club does numerous community outreach here are some photos of the club at Sean Casey animal rescue walking rescued and surrendered dogs. Our students named the white pup John and the golden one is named Dewey. If you are interested in adopting a pet you can contact Sean Casey Animal Rescue at 718-436-5163. We are so proud of our future leaders.

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Senior Letter – Dates and Deadlines


Dear Parents/Guardian,

Congratulations on one of the biggest achievements one envisions when raising a child. Through your guidance and inspiration, we are very fortunate here at John Dewey to say that your child will be graduating this coming June. This letter is to inform you about the upcoming events and deadlines.

Senior Dues

              Payment Deadline: May 4, 2018

              Cost: $150 for full package OR $40 for just the cap and gown

              (Failure to pay dues will result in the inability to participate in graduation)

Senior Prom

              Date: June 6, 2018

              Payment Deadline: May 28, 2018

              Cost: $150 per person

              Location: Dyker Beach Golf Course-1030 86th St & 7th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11228

              Theme: Enchanted Forest

             (There will not be any extension to this deadline. Failure to pay on time will result in not being able to attend the John Dewey prom at Dyker Beach Golf Course)

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Haitian Creole Family Conference

School Safety Awareness Forum