Our Vision

The High School for Language and Diplomacy provides a college-preparatory education committed to the intellectual, cultural and social growth of the students of New York City. We ensure a welcoming community of honesty and respect, develop the academic skills of students of all backgrounds through engaging instruction across content areas, and provide programs directed toward social-emotional health.  Our environment fosters service-oriented flexible thinkers through collaboration in and out of the classroom.  We strive to develop a sense of commitment in our students to themselves, their school, and the outside world, graduating proactive global citizens.

January 2018 Regents Exams

All students scheduled for January Regents Exams should have received exam invitations  this past week.  If you did not receive an exam invitation or do not know if you are scheduled to take a January regents exam, please see your guidance counselor no later than Friday January 19th.

January 19th is the last instructional day of the first semester.  Only students who are registered to take Regents Exams next week (January 22nd through 26th) should report to school on the day/time indicated on the exam invitation.

Classes for all students resume on Tuesday, January 30th at 8:20 AM.

Parent Teacher Association Meeting - January 9th

  • Chancellor's Conference Day

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  • First Day of Spring Semester

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  • Chancellor's Conference Day

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  • First Day of Spring Semester

    The High School for Language and Diplomacy
  • Chancellor's Conference Day

    Students Not In Attendance

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Cell Phone Policy

Cellphone use in classrooms, hallways, and other instructional areas is prohibited.  Please see the link below for our school's cellphone policy and the progression of disciplinary action for violation of our policy.

 Cell Phone Policy.pdf 

Grading Policy 2017-18

 Please see the link below for our school wide grading policy and marking period dates for the 2017-18 school year.

 

Daily Class Schedule

Period

Start Time

End Time

1

8:20 

9:05

2

9:08 

9:53

3

 9:56

10:41

4 (Student Lunch Period)

10:44 

11:29

5

 11:32

12:17

6

 12:20

1:04

7

 1:07

1:52

8

 1:55

2:40