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Queens High School of Teaching

"Different By Design"

At the Queens High School of Teaching, students receive so much more than an ordinary education. We pride ourselves on creating a unique, exciting environment that embraces all types of learners and promotes growth both academically and personally. Students and families are also welcomed into a dynamic and supportive community.

Interested in learning more about the Queens High School of Teaching? We invite you to keep exploring our website, and get in touch with questions about our values, academics, community and more.

News and Announcements

QCC College Now Applications are now OPEN!

Posted: November 23, 2019

Dear 11th and 12th Grade Students and Parents,

I am pleased to announce the course offerings for College Now Classes at Queensbourough Community College (QCC) is now available for current 11th and 12 grade students. Please find two attachments via Google Drive (the link below). One contains the instructions on the preregistration page that must be completed and submitted to me, Ms. Divjak in room 225 at QHST. The other contains the courses being offered. Please make sure to read the course descriptions carefully and pay attention to any prerequisites. All classes are limited to 34 students, first come first serve, and open to other high schools.

These classes allow our students from QHST to attend QCC on Satrudays and earn Free College Credit. If you have any questions, please email me directly at mdivjak@schools.nyc.gov.


Ms. Divjak

Click Here for the College Now Webpage

Reminder: To Submit your Family Income Inquiry Form

Posted: October 28, 2019

Every though, All New York City public school students can enjoy free breakfast and lunch at school this year. You do not need to apply for your child to receive meals. However, families must complete the Family Income Inquiry Form (formerly known as Lunch Forms), which helps our schools receive money for funding (this including textbooks, funding for clubs, new equipment for phys ed, new technology classes, and more). Students can also revive benefits (depend if student qualify for FREE or REDUCED LUNCH), only if their families complete lunch form. Some student benefits can be (fee waivers when applying for college, AP exam fees, etc.), This information regarding fee waivers can be obtained by our college office staff. Please submit this form ASAP. If you need a paper copy, copies are available in the front of the Cafeteria during student lunches.

Note: Please click, "Family Income Inquiry Form" to be redirected to the lunch form.

College Visits to QHST

Posted: September 16, 2019

We remind all students that now is a good time to think about what college they want to apply for to pursuit for their future after high school. For the next couple of weeks and threw out the school year, several universities/college will be visiting QHST. Please be reminded that ....

  • College visits take place during students’ lunch periods.
  • All students and all grades are welcome to stop by the college office – room 218 during these times to speak to admissions counselors as long as they have a pass from the cafeteria.
  • Announcements are made in the student cafeteria and also via the College Office newsletter, Skedula (PupilPath) and the Remind App.
  • Students are highly encouraged to take advantage of these college visits so that they can learn more about these colleges, their programs and admissions requirements.

Click Here to see what college are visiting QHST.

Upcoming Events

Dec 10

PTA Bake Sale

During Student Lunches

SLT Meeting


PTA Meeting


Dec 20

QHST Student Gov't Coat Drive Ends

QHST Student Gov't Can Drive Ends

Dec 23 - Jan 1

Winter Recess

School Closed

Jan 14

SLT Meeting


PTA Meeting


Jan 17

Term 1 Ends

Marking Period 2 Ends

Jan 20

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Schools Closed

Jan 21 - 24

NYS January 2020 Regents Week

Jan 27

High School students do not attend school

Jan 28

Term 2 Begins

Marking Period 1 Begins

Report Card Distribution

Feb 11

SLT Meeting


PTA Meeting


Feb 17 - 21

Mid - Winter Recess

School Closed

Mar 4

SAT School Day