Admissions Updates (as of January 26)
Our final open house is on Wednesday, February 10 from 5pm to 6pm on Zoom.
Register for the event by following this link:
We look forward to seeing you there!
Note: our admissions process is for the Bronx campus only. If you are interested in your son attending another Eagle Academy campus in another borough or in Newark, you must contact those Eagles directly. Links to the other campuses are at the bottom of this web page.
The Eagle Academy for Young Men is a NYC Department of Education school. All policies regarding NYCDOE schools apply.
The Admissions Process
The Eagle Academy for Young Men is a New York City Department of Education public school and follows all admissions procedures of the NYCDOE. Prospective scholars and parents must attend an open house in addition to submitting an official NYCDOE application to his current guidance counselor.
Middle School Admissions for NYC Students
For current NYC 5th grade students wishing to attend in 6th grade, YOU MUST ATTEND AN OPEN HOUSE and submit a Middle School Choice Application through myschools.nyc. PIN numbers to register for myschools.nyc are available at your current school. The MS application code is X231L.
For current 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students wishing to transfer into the middle school mid-year, you must contact firstname.lastname@example.org directly to set up an appointment to ensure we have space. Transfers can happen at any time for current middle school students wishing to immediately change schools.
High School Admissions for NYC Students
High school admissions are available for seats in the 9th and 10th grades. All high school applicants must attend an interview and submit a writing sample. The following items are required to be brought to the open house:
Most recent report card.
ALL HIGH SCHOOL APPLICATIONS FOR 9TH AND 10TH GRADE MUST BE SUBMITTED ONLINE VIA MYSCHOOLS.NYC. YOUR CURRENT SCHOOL WILL HAVE PIN NUMBERS TO REGISTER FOR THAT SITE. The application code for HS applications is X99X for new students. To transfer to Eagle for the 11th or 12th grade, contact email@example.com to ensure we have available seats, and then visit a Family Welcome Center. We can not handle transfers directly.
Admissions for Non-NYC Students
For all admissions from outside of New York City, families must visit a Family Welcome Center. For more information, visit a Family Welcome Center.
The Eagle Academy for Young Men is a NYC Department of Education school. All policies regarding NYCDOE schools apply to the Eagle Academy.
Frequently Asked Questions
How will my son receive transportation?
Scholars at Eagle Academy receive MetroCards, based on eligibility pursuant to the regulations of the Office of Pupil Transportation (OPT). Eagle Academy does not provide yellow busing for any scholar except for special education students who have transportation on their IEPs. View the OPT website for additional information.
What are the deadlines?
Admissions dates for the 2021-2022 school year application have not yet been determined by the NYCDOE. Families must attend an open house during the fall, which will be conducted virtually. Sign up for email updates by clicking this sentence.
How will I be notified if he was placed at Eagle?
Notices of placement at the Eagle Academy for Young Men are made through your son's guidance counselor at his current school. If you are wondering if your son was placed us, please check with your son's guidance counselor. Once a student is placed with us by the NYC Department of Education, he is guaranteed to attend here in the fall unless you decide to appeal the decision and put him elsewhere. We mail letters home in late May/early June once our admissions lists are finalized by the NYCDOE.