9th Grade Open House

OPEN HOUSE — No reservations are required. Attendance is not taken at Open House events and is not a factor in admissions. The Open House includes an overview of our instructional program and a self-guided building walk. Our 9th Grade Admissions Open House for the 2017-2018 school year is as follows:

9th Grade Applicants: Thursday, October 5th from 6:00-7:30pm

Please note: due to space constraints, Open House participants may experience a wait before being admitted inside the building.


BSGE Summer Office Hours

BSGE’s school building will be closed to public access from July 3 to August 21. We will have office hours at Frank Sinatra School for the Arts, July 6 to July 31, from 8am – 12pm.

Your time is valuable so please call or email and wait for a reply before coming to the office during the summer. We will not be in our regular building in July therefore some requests may require advance notice.

Frank Sinatra School of the Arts: 35-12 35th Ave, Queens, NY 11106, (718) 361-9920

Summer Art Assignment for Rising Seniors

Summer Assignment for Rising Seniors

Studio Assignment:

Create a photo series: Take a minimum of 50 new and original photos (you may use your phone) that connect to your continuing theme investigation. This includes multiple angles of the same subject. Submit 25 photos on Google classroom by the end of July. We will edit down in class and work with your best photos. The end project for this Unit will be 12 edited photos that work together visually and thematically. More…



Much research indicates that if you read during the summer, you are more likely to do better academically during the school year. We want you to read a great deal. We also want you to read a few books more carefully, using the strategies you have been practicing in your classes all year long. More…

Admissions Interviews Postponed

Due to the forecast of heavy snow, admissions interviews scheduled for Tuesday, March 14, 2017 have been postponed until Wednesday, March 22, 2017.

Please come to our school building at your same scheduled time on the new date. 
For example, if your child was originally scheduled for a 4:00 pm interview on March 14th, s/he should now come for a 4:00 pm interview on March 22nd.

Parent Teacher Conferences


Parents’ Guide to Parent – Teacher Conferences….

This guide was written to help you make the most of the Parent – Teacher Conferences.

Parent – Teacher conferences are on:

March 30, 2017:       5PM – 8PM and

March 31, 2017:        12PM – 2:30PM.   (Your child will be dismissed from school at 11:09AM).

Your child will bring home his/her progress report on March 29, 2017.   Grades on the progress report are an indication of how your child is doing in the class thus far and are not More…