Dates & Deadlines
June 20th-24th and June 27th-July 1st: Summer Connection---Our creative program for rising 7th, 8th and 9th grade girls unites visits to New York City cultural and historic landmarks with in-class instruction by D.A. faculty.
August 1st-5th and August 8th-12th: T.A.C.H.S. Prep Class---Get ready to ace the T.A.C.H.S. exam by reviewing material, developing test-taking techniques, and honing study skills, all while making new friends.
October 15, 2016: Open House, 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. The event is open to 8th and 7th graders. There is no need to R.S.V.P.
October 26, 2016: Mini Open House, 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. The event is open to 7th and 8th graders. Registration for this event has closed (10/25/2016).
October 29th and 30th, 2016: TACHS/HSPT Cram Class--Get ready for the final push before the T.A.C.H.S. or HSPT exam with our cram class, taught by an outside test prep specialist. Students can participate in one or both days. Class takes place at D.A. from 9 AM to 3 PM. Please click here for the registration form.
November 4, 2016: T.A.C.H.S. Exam Administered (Manhattan, Bronx, Staten Island, & Westchester).
November 5, 2016: T.A.C.H.S. Exam Administered (Brooklyn and Queens)
December 15, 2016: All supplemental application materials (Applicant Records, Letters of Recommendation, Letters of Explanation) must be submitted by this date.
December 31, 2016: S.S.S. forms for financial aid should be submitted no later than this date.January 11, 2017: Acceptance letters sent to the Class of 2021.
January 25, 2017: Accepted Students Night, 5 to 7 P.M.
February 10, 2017: Statements of Intent due no later than 5 P.M.
March 1, 2017: New student registration for Class of 2021.
April 27, 2017: Sneak Peek Open House for 7th graders, 4:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. Registration for this event has closed (4/12/2017).
May 11, 2017: New Freshman Orientation and Uniform Measuring