Respect for All Week

Respect for all week has come to an end.  The staff and students did an amazing job. Every day was different events, lessons, music and our school came together as a community. John Dewey HS has a zero tolerance when […]

SING 2019

Congratulations to our students for another outstanding show! Our students performed two original shows. Written, directed and staring students. Here are a few pictures from their performances.

Happy School Counselor Week!

We celebrate our amazing counselors and thank them for all their hard work.

Pajama Day at J.D.H.S.

What better way to say good night to 2018 and good morning to 2019 then a pajama party! Students and staff put on their pajamas had milk and cookies and even visited with Santa. Our cafeteria was turned into a […]

Thanksgiving Feast

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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 !!

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