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

Interested in a tour of HSC? Sign up for our open tour on Dec. 13th at 9:30 a.m. using this form or email to arrange your visit. 

Applications for the 2019-2020 school year will became available on February 11, 2019 and will close on March 17, 2019. When the choice process opens, you'll be able to find applications here:
Open House Events:
Please join us here at HSC for any or all of the following open house events: 
January 31, 2019 (Thursday) at 6 p.m.
February 27, 2019 (Wednesday) at 10 a.m.
February 28, 2019 (Thursday) at 6 p.m.
March 5, 2019 (Tuesday) at 6 p.m.
Each open house at HSC includes 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, contact Rosalyn Diaz-Ortiz, at 475-220-6200 or´╗┐
School Choice Placement Process:
The Choice Lottery will be held on April 10, 2019. Response Deadline to Accept/Decline placement for all students was May 4, 2018 for the 2018-2019 school year and will likely be approximately the same time this year. 

Families are not required to attend the lottery to receive results. Applicants will receive notification by email.
Districtwide Choice Expo Dates:
February 9, 2019 (Saturday) from 11:00 a.m.--2:00 p.m. at Wilbur Cross High School
February 13, 2019 (Wednesday) from 6:00--8:00 p.m. at the Floyd Little Field House (Hillhouse)

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

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