Technology-Enriched Academy for Mathematics and Science
TEANECK HIGH SCHOOL
100 Elizabeth Avenue Teaneck NJ 07666
This is the application directions packet for admission to
the Teaneck High School Technology-Enriched Academy for Mathematics and Science.
Online application will be available December 2, 2019
(Please scroll to bottom of this page for link to online application)
Priority deadline for application is January 13, 2020
Teaneck High School T.E.A.M.S. is an Honors program aimed at preparing students for college and career success by
…establishing a smaller learning community
…exploring unique mathematics, science and computer science topics
…using an integrated approach
…through an intense application of technology
The curriculum is challenging, rigorous, and technology-intense. In addition to regular course work, students are expected to participate in mathematics, science, and computer science competitions and contests. Students will complete projects each year as part of a high school portfolio of accomplishments.
Please read ALL of the instruction below to ensure a smooth application process.
Step 1: Prepare your essay FIRST! Before beginning your online application, you should prepare an essay using the criteria below. Although you can type directly into the essay field on the online application, it is recommended that you save your document in your personal files and then cut and paste it into the application. This will allow you time to prepare a well-written, thoughtful essay.
Essay criteria: Tell us about yourself in 300 words or fewer. Be sure to include any major accomplishments that you are proud of and reasons why you would like to participate in a challenging, technology-enriched honors program in Mathematics, Science and Computer Science.
Step 2: Please be sure to fill each field out completely. Please note that if you are currently in the Teaneck School System, your science and mathematics teacher for THIS year will be contacted directly for a recommendation by the T.E.A.M.S. selection committee. If you are applying from out of district, please submit a recommendation from your current mathematics and science teachers. You may use the Out Of District/Additional Recommendation Form.
Step 3: OPTIONAL – If you would like to submit ONE additional recommendation from any source of your choice, please use the form attached and mail it directly to Teaneck High School, attn: T.E.A.M.S., 100 Elizabeth Avenue, Teaneck, NJ, 07666.
Step 4: You will be notified by the selection committee regarding your acceptance status.
Step 5: If accepted, you will be asked to confirm your intentions.
Please contact Rolando Monserrat, Academy Administrator, at [email protected]
with any additional questions regarding T.E.A.M.S. and/or the application process. If you have read the above completely and are ready to submit your application, please click the link below.