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Admissions Timeline


NOTE: While the official application window is now closed, there are still openings for the 2020-21 school year. We will be working to process applications throughout the summer. Please click here to apply.

  • Application window closed Wednesday, May 20, 2020, however there are still openings for the 2020-21 school year
  • Virtual Informational Meetings are scheduled for students who meet minimum eligibility requirements 
  • Student Shadow Days were scheduled to take place between April 20 - May 28, 2020 - HOWEVER, this has been canceled due to school closings. 
  • Applicants are notified if they have been accepted on Friday, June 5, 2020

For more information see our Admissions FAQ page.

Shabazz High School Minimum Eligibility Requirements

All applicants' individual school records will be reviewed to determine if students are eligible for an informational meeting. Please read the following minimum requirements which are taken into consideration during the initial evaluation. 

  • Demonstrating an ability to meet the behavioral expectations in the past two quarters. Students may not have any behavioral referral (Levels 3, 4, or 5 in the BEP) showing aggression toward other students or staff; or, may not have more than 6 behavioral referrals involving Level 2 behaviors that involved conflicts with students or staff. Students may not have behavioral referrals (Level 3, 4, or 5) for alcohol or other drug violations;
  • Demonstrating an ability to read at a secondary school level with accommodations if needed. This will be evaluated through test scores, grades, and types of credits earned;
  • On track to graduate on time or with an additional year of work. 

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