An UNOFFICIAL Parents' Guide to the HFCA Class of 2018

2018-2019 Year PENDING



Academic Year ​2017-2018


September

6  School year begins!

7  Begin applying for SHSAT through school advisor

13 8th Grade Parent-Teacher meeting

14 VIRTUS Training at HFCA

25 Catholic High School Fair (St. John's University, D'Angelo Ballroom, 6pm-8pm)​

26 HFCA High School Information Night


October

9   Columbus Day - school closed

10 TerraNova Standardized Testing Program begins

12  SHSAT registration deadline

16  TACHS registration deadline

18  SHSAT test ticket received with date/location 

21, 22  SHSAT exam

23, 24  TACHS Admit Card distribution

28  LaGuardia HS auditions

30  Call 1-866-61TACHS if Admit Card is not yet received.


November

4  TACHS test administration 

9  EPAC Deanery PD Day - school closed

10  Veterans Day - school closed

11  TACHS Make-up

23, 24  Thanksgiving Recess - school closed


December

4-11 Report Card distribution

8  Immaculate Conception - school closed

15  TACHS deadline to pick top 3 high schools 

23 to Jan 1 - Christmas recess - school closed


January

2  Classes resume

10  TACHS release of admission notices

12 EPAC Deanery Day - school closed

15 MLK Jr Day - school closed


February

14  Ash Wednesday

19-23 Mid-Winter recess - school closed

TACHS Response Cards back to high schools


March

2  EPAC Deanery Day - school closed

16-22 Report Card distribution

28-April 8  Easter Recess


*  SHSAT admission offers sent out


April

9  Classes resume

11,12  NYS ELA tests

27  EPAC Deanery Day - school closed


May

1, 2 NYS Math tests

28  Memorial Day - schools closed


June 

1  NYS Science performance test

4  NYS Science written test

15  GRADUATION DAY (1st possible date)