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Admission to HSC is by lottery through the New Haven Magnet Schools application.

Interested in a tour of HSC? Email to arrange your visit. 

Applications for the 2018-2019 school year became available on January 25, 2018 and were due by March 4, 2018. The lottery was held on April 4, 2018.

When next year's choice process opens, you'll be able to find applications here:

Response Deadline to Accept/Decline placement for all students was May 4, 2018
School Choice Placement Process:

Families are not required to attend the lottery to receive results. Online applicants will receive notification by email.

Response Deadline to Accept/Decline placement for all students: May 4, 2018

Open House Events:

Thank you to everyone who attended our open houses of the 2017-2018 school year on November 6, 2017; Thursday, December 14, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. at HSC; Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 6 p.m. at HSC; and Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 10 a.m. at HSC. We were thrilled to see so many families!

Each open house included an overview of our programming, as well as the opportunity to meet current students and teachers and to tour the building.

For information about shadowing or applying to HSC ALSJ, contact Rosalyn Diaz-Ortiz, at 475-220-6200 or

For information about transportation, visit the New Haven Magnet Schools website:

Location: HSC, 175 Water St. New Haven, CT 06511