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Open House and events

Dear families of accepted students,
We hope this message finds you happy and smiling! Your acceptance to Townsend Harris High School is a wonderful achievement and speaks to the type of student that you are. Our school community is thrilled to welcome you!
We already care about each of you, and we hope that you can see Townsend Harris as your home for the next four years. Our school is a special place that puts students first. To this end, we would like to invite you to an optional open house for accepted students. Details are as follows:
Date: Wednesday April 3, 2024
Time: 5:00PM- 7:00PM
Refreshments will be served and we ask that you RSVP via the Google form that was emailed to the address used for your child's MySchools application. Due to limited capacity, this invitation is only being extended to students and families who have received an offer of admission to Townsend HarrisWe are not able to accommodate waitlisted applicants at this time. Attendance will be taken at the door and students should bring a form of school identification to verify their identity. 
Please note that this event is completely optional; our goal is to get you acquainted with the school and answer any lingering questions you may have before high school admissions decisions are due on April 5, 2024.
We hope that you will be able to join us at the open house to learn more about Townsend Harris and all that it has in store for you. Staff and student representatives from a wide variety of activities will be available to highlight some of our school's many offerings. Whether you dream of deepening your learning in our rigorous academic courses, writing for our award-winning newspaper, The Classic, competing with our many academic and athletic teams, joining our incredible music and arts programs or one of our countless student clubs and organizations, we've got you covered. We are eager to know you and help you on a path of becoming the best version of yourself. You are our future Harrisites!
Please reach out to our guidance secretary, Ms. Cumberbatch, or our parent coordinator, Ms. Lasoff, with any questions you may have.
Thank you and be well,

Ms. Graf
The Open House for students applying in Fall 2023 for the 2024-2025 School Year will be on:
Monday, November 6, 2023
This is an in-person Open House.
You do not need to register in advance!
If your child has an Individualized education Program IEP (special education), we invite you to attend our Instructional Support Services in-person Open house on:
Thursday, November 16, 2023 at 6pm
If your child has an IEP, please view our Instructional Support Services' homepage to learn more. You can also view our ISS Information Session Presentation.
If you were unable to attend our ISS Open House on November 16, 2023, you may watch a recording of it here
Open House for students ACCEPTED  for the 2023-2024 school year
The 2023-2024 THHS Open House will be on:
Tuesday, March 28, 2023
This is an in-person Open House.
The 2022-2023 THHS Open House will be on:
Thursday, November 10, 2022
This is an in-person Open House.
You do not need to sign up in advance!