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We are delighted that you are considering applying to our school and eager to share more information about the SKA family. Our school community is proud to include students from over twenty-two elementary schools throughout the tri-state area and we celebrate the achdut that evolves as they coalesce into a unified group, developing lifelong friendships as they learn and grow together.

We encourage all interested students and parents to attend our Open House,  a unique opportunity to meet administrators, faculty and students and learn about what makes our school such a special place! Community Parlor Meetings provide a smaller, more intimate forum in which to hear more about SKA and ask questions of school, student and parent representatives.  Applicants are warmly invited to join us for our annual musical production, an enjoyable and exciting evening which provides a further glimpse into student life at SKA.  

Before intersession, applicants are invited to attend a “Day at SKA” program of mini classes and activities designed to familiarize them yet further with the academics, student life, and school culture of SKA.

The admissions process begins with the completion of an online application (see below), at which point  parents of  applicants will be contacted by our office to schedule an interview. Students who wish to spend an additional day at SKA beyond their interview day and the “Day at SKA”  program are welcome to do so – please email to schedule that visit.

Please note that  our school requires the Yeshiva HS Placement Exam as part of an incoming 9th grader’s application.  Registration will be done through The Jewish Education Project.  Participating elementary schools will register their students for the Exam while parents from non-participating schools will have to register individually.  If your school does not participate, please e-mail Shelley Hill at The Jewish Education Project for the registration form on or after August 14, 2016.  Please keep in mind that the registration window is only open for approximately one month and will close in late September.

Kindly call the BJE office at (646) 472-5334 for additional information.

Admissions letters are sent to all students in Mid-February and the deadline for SKA registration is in Mid-March.

We are here to support you throughout the admissions process and answer any questions that you have as you stand at the cusp of this important decision. Please do not hesitate to reach out to any of us with questions, comments or concerns. We can be reached at the phone extensions and email addresses listed below. We thank you again for your interest in the Stella K. Abraham High School for Girls and wish you much success as you begin this important chapter!


In order to complete this application you will need to upload a current photograph of the applicant. Please make sure to use a high quality picture, not cropped or modified.

If you do not have all the information at the time of filling out the application you are able to save your application, and submit it when you are ready.

This screen will bring you to the DDC Parent Portal Log In.  Please enter your username and password.  If you do not remember your information you can click forgot username and password.  Do not register for a new account.  After logging, please click on the Admissions Module icon in the Parent Portal under My Account.

When you click the link you will be brought to the HALB portal. Please click “Register.”  You will be prompted to create an account and then directed to the admissions module.  You will have the opportunity to Save your application for submission at a later date.

Thank you for your interest in our High School and we look forward to meeting you soon!

If you have technical questions, please

If you have questions regarding the application process, please email or call 516-374-7195 X106.