Gotham Tech High School

Gotham Tech will prepare you for the next chapter of your life through joyful, empowering and meaningful STEM-focused learning.

NYC FIRST, a leading STEM education organization, is thrilled to partner with the NYC DOE to launch Gotham Tech to reimagine high school, and prepare students for success in college and career, in a close-knit community.

Gotham Tech (30Q417) has been designed by leading educators and NYC FIRST, which has run some of the most popular robotics and STEM education programs in New York City for over 20 years, broadening access to joyful and engaging programs that have helped thousands of young New Yorkers each year to innovate, solve problems creatively, think critically and persevere.

Who can apply?

We are accepting applications from 8th graders to start 9th grade in September 2022.

Where will the school be located?

Gotham Tech will initially be located at 28-01 41st Ave, near Queens Plaza, and accessible by the E, F, G, M, N, R, W and 7 subway lines. After three years, it will move to a newly constructed state-of-the-art building in Woodside, Queens.

Gotham Tech's Project Director

We are thrilled to welcome CherylAnn Gill as Gotham Tech's Project Director.  Cheryl brings a passion for joyful learning, equity, and impact to this important role.

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Attend an Open House


  Saturday, March 5 from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM


  Monday, March 7 at 6:00 PM

The in-person event will be at Cornell Tech’s Tata Innovation Center located at
11 E. Loop Road, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10044.

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