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 […]


It’s My Estuary Day!

Join us!
On Saturday, May 14, 2016 from 8:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. you are invited to a day of service, learning and celebration along the Coney Island Creek in
Kaiser Park!

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We are so proud of our school community for their production of Hairspray! The ensemble directed by our own Maria Taylor was amazing. For three performances they rocked the house! Students, staff and parents worked together for a production that was Broadway worthy.

Please click here to view Hairspray’s photo gallery.

If you would like to see more pictures and some video clips please visit our Facebook page Brooklyn John Dewey HS Info page.


Gilda’s Club NYC Teen Essay Contest

Gilda’s Club is now taking submissions for the 7th Annual Teen Essay Contest!
This contest provides the opportunity for
High School students to share stories about
their cancer journey. Entry Form

1st Place: $750
2nd Place: $500
3rd Place: $250
*Plus top-selling concert tickets*

TELL YOUR STORY … To enter, write an essay about how cancer has touched your life- whether you have it, had it, or know someone who has.

1) Entrants must be enrolled as a 9th, 10th, 11th, or 12th grade student
2) Entrants must be a resident of New York City (Manhattan, Brooklyn, Bronx, Staten Island, and Queens) or Long Island (Nassau & Suffolk counties)
3) This contest is only open to entrants that have not placed in 1st, 2nd, or 3rd place in this contest in the past
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STEM Summer Enrichment Programs





Meet and work with field experts in programs that feature real life, hands-on learning experiences.


Visit: for more information and to apply.

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