Admissions & Enrollment

Applying to GWCHSS

We offer three different programs for students - see below.

Ed. Opt. programs admit students across all reading levels. Students are grouped into Low, Middle, and High categories based on their state ELA exam score. Offers are made based on the number of seats in each category. To see your child’s category, go to your student's profile and scroll down to "Ed. Opt. Category".

Priority to Queens students or residents, then to New York City residents

Open to all students from Queens. We are looking for students:
• With excellent attendance and punctuality
• With passing grades who want to pursue careers in science and its related fields

Who Should Apply to GWCHSS?

  • Students who seek a challenging academic curriculum
  • Students who seek a safe and personalized environment with high expectations
  • Students who are interested in the following:
    • Authentic Science Research
    • Small Animal Care
    • Science and Nutrition
    • Project-Based Learning
    • Service Learning
    • Science Fairs, Expositions and Symposia
    • Science Competitions - Local, City, State and National
    • Career opportunities in science and its related fields
    • Nursing

Application Instructions

For further information please contact our Parent Coordinator:

Ms. Sandra Welch Dorsett