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Admission Information

*Admission Information for Class of 2028*

OCTOBER 16, 2023 - Screened Programs Information Session, 6:00 PM on Zoom.
Click Here to see the recording.
NOVEMBER 09, 2023 - Open House, In Person, 6:00 PM

New York City Department of Education Enrollment Home Page


Students apply to Edward R. Murrow High School online, through MySchools. Every student is to list 12 High Schools in prioritized order. Specialized high schools do not count as one of the 12 choices. The New York City Department of Education matches students to a High School based on seat availability, and the student’s prioritized list. Click the link below to watch a video on the application process.

Applying to High School Video


Edward R. Murrow High School’s Communication Arts Program (K57A) is and Ed Opt Program. Ed. Opt. programs admit students across all academic levels. Students are grouped into Low, Middle, and High categories by the New York City Department of Education, based on a composite of their academic data. One-third of offers are made to students in each category. Only Brooklyn students or Brooklyn residents are eligible to apply to Edward R. Murrow High School’s Communication Arts Program.
Audition Information for Screened Programs
Audition information for the screened Art, Music and Theater programs, please click here.
Audition Information Meeting on Monday, October 16th from 6:00-7:00PM on Zoom. 
Please click the link below to watch a NYC DOE Video on how students are matched to schools.
Thank you for your interest in Edward R. Murrow High School!
High School Applications Timeline
Tuesday, October 3, 2023: High School Application Opens
Friday, December 1, 2023: High School Applications Closes
Check back here for updates on the Audition Timeline!
Any Questions?
Please email:
Kasha Boodram, General Admissions [email protected]
Gayle Zeitlin, A.P. Theater [email protected]
Spy Kontarinis, A.P. Art [email protected]
Candis Pohl, A.P. Music [email protected]
Look at our videos below for a sneak peak at our screened programs: