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High School Huddle: a town hall for members

Joint Vice President for Academic High Schools, Janella T. Hinds at the next High School Huddle. This meeting will cover issues pertaining to High School Educators.

Evening Parent-Teacher Conferences — K-12, 6-12, and High Schools

Please contact your child's school to confirm dates and times for parent-teacher conferences. 

Ready for remote

As COVID-19 ravaged New York City and forced schools to shut down, Brian Nagy enjoyed a unique position. He was ready for remote.

Academic High School Division citywide meeting

Please register for a citywide UFT Academic High School Division meeting. UFT Vice President for Academic High Schools Janella T Hinds will speak on matters concerning academic high school members as well as citywide union issues.

Getting joy from helping others

"We know the pandemic did not affect all of us equally," said teacher Jamel Holmes, and he does what he can to ameliorate that at the East Bronx Academy for the Future. An Excellence in Education Award winner, Holmes delivers care packages to the...

Heading out to change the world

The UFT presented $5,000 Albert Shanker College Scholarships to 134 public high school students and eight graduate students on June 2 at the 52nd annual Albert Shanker Scholarship celebration, held virtually on Zoom.

Smiling through the challenges

Eight schools and 28 individuals were honored on April 29 at the UFT's annual Academic HS Awards ceremony, held virtually, while all educators were praised for their hard work and commitment this school year.

Planning life after high school

New UFT-Department of Education program offers one hour of free college and career counseling to high school juniors and seniors after school and on weekends.

Immediate support

Since Franklin D. Roosevelt HS in Brooklyn reopened in March for in-person learning, school counselors have been stationed in the lobby so they are more visible to students.

Mission to Mars

Students from a 2019 astronomy class at Kingsbridge International HS in the Bronx were part of the historic Mars landing of NASA’s Perseverance rover in February.