Pre-Med Pin and Award Ceremony

Here at John Dewey H.S. we believe that our students should be celebrated for their accomplishments.  On Friday, June, 14 our Pre-Med program did just that. Senior students received pins for their accomplishments. Students from other grade levels received awards […]

J.D.H.S. 2nd Annual Spirit Day

Spirit day a day when all our students, faculty and parents come out to play! Beautiful weather, food, games and great music. What better way to celebrate our student’s accomplishments and the end of the school year then this community […]

Senior Breakfast 2019

Who doesn’t love a good breakfast? From French toast, eggs, 2 kinds of omelets, bacon, and every other treat you could imagine. We know how hard our students worked this year, so we served them. Breakfast, senior t-shirts and of […]

Senior Awards Night 2019

We honored our seniors of the graduating class of 2019 on Tuesday, June 11th. Awards were given out to students who excelled in many areas. Our top 20 graduates were also given awards. The evening was beautiful and followed by […]

Food for the Soul and Mind

What better way to go into a regent’s exam, then with a gourmet brunch. Students who were scheduled to take the Arts regents today had their bellies and minds filled. Relaxing music was playing croissants, fresh fruit, frittatas, bagels with […]


Updates to NYCDOE Calendar

The NYCDOE Calendar homepage has been updated; the school year calendar, including holidays and important dates, can now be downloaded in the ten DOE languages and viewed in additional Google-translated languages. To view a Google translation, click on the small box in the upper right-hand corner of the NYCDOE Calendar homepage to select a language.  For more information about the calendar homepage, and archived calendars, email

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)

Click here download PDF flyer


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