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Nominate a 6th Grader

The 2023-2024 admissions nomination season is closed. The nomination form for the 2024-2025 admissions season will open in late September 2024. If you know of a student who will be a sixth (6th) grader during the 2024-25 academic year and meets TEAK’s criteria, we highly encourage you to nominate them beginning in early September 2024.

Nominate a Student


Once a student is nominated, TEAK will contact their parent/guardian directly regarding the next steps. Please check back in September 2024 for the 2025 nomination deadline date. Eligible applicants must:

•   Be an NYC resident enrolled in sixth grade in the 2024-2025 academic year

•   Achieved 90% and above in all academic classes

•   Come from families with financial need

•   Be a citizen or permanent resident of the United States (parent status not required)

•   Have strong attendance and punctuality record


If you have any questions, please email [email protected].

Thank you! To schedule a TEAK information session for your school, please contact Kimberly Johnson, Director of Admissions, at 212-288-6678×104 or [email protected].


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