Welcome Back to School!

First day of school is Wednesday, September 5, 2018 NEW Student Schedule

Boro-wide High School Fair

John Dewey High School will be hosting the boro-wide High School Fair for prospective 9th graders for the 2019-2020 School Year. All Middle School students are encouraged to attend to learn about Brooklyn High Schools and the programs they offer.

Open School/Meet The Teacher Night

All parents are invited to meet your child’s teachers and learn all of the things you need to know as your children progress through High School.

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 […]


Water Safety

June 3, 2016


Dear Families and Staff:

As many of you know, New York City beaches opened on Saturday, May 28, for the summer season, and City pools will open on June 29. The safety of our students is our top priority and we want everyone to stay safe near and in the water. Below are tips from NYC Parks on staying Water Safe this summer. I also encourage you to visit their website at nyc.gov/parks for more information.


Best regards,

Connie Hamilton

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Senior Awards Night Thursday June 2nd 2016

Thursday June 2nd John Dewey H.S. celebrated the 2016 graduating class. Senior Awards night gave students the chance to shine with numerous awards. Over half of our senior class received awards in academic success, community service and excelling in many areas. Both the Army and Marines were there to give out their own awards and honor our country with a beautiful color guard presentation. Many families, students and staff attended. We are so proud of our senior class of 2016!

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National Honor Society and Archon Induction Ceremony

On Tuesday May 26th  John Dewey High School had their first National Honor Society and Archon induction ceremony.  Students participated in a beautiful ceremony. Candles were lit students gave speeches and got certificates. Following the ceremony parents, students and staff took pictures and enjoyed some refreshments.  Please view some of the pictures from this very special evening.

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Relay for Life of Coney Island