Staff Development Day PLCs/Grade Team Presentations
End 3rd Marking Period
SLT/PA Meeting Regents Begin
Last Day of Regents
Last Day of School
An HSFI Fashion Show Montage. Click to play or replay
January 27, 2010
Message from Daryl Blank, Principal of the High School of Fashion Industries:
MESSAGE TO SENIORS AND THEIR FAMILIES
Unfortunately, the snow cancelled the United States History exam. New York State WILL NOT be giving this exam again until June. The exam will not be given tomorrow (Friday). If you have an exam scheduled for Friday (January 28) then report for this exam. Otherwise, report to school on Monday, January 31 between 10am - 11am for your new Metrocards and Tuesday, February 1 for the start of classes.
The Progress Reports have been released - for the 4th consecutive year the High School of Fashion Industries has received an A - our score was in the 96th percentile of all high school citywide.
U.S. News & World Report—in collaboration with School Evaluation Services, a K-12 education and data research and analysis business that provides parents with education
data on schoolmatters.com— analyzed academic and enrollment data from more than
18,000 public high schools to find the very best across the country. The High School of Fashion Industries was listed in this report as one of the very best schools in the country
for the fourth year in a row.
The High School of Fashion Industries Students Receive Scholarships from the
Black Retail Action Group at 39th Annual Scholarship and Awards Gala. Click here to read the press release
H S of Fashion Industries one of 25 High Schools to Receive Award
NYC School’s Chancellor, Mr. Joel Klein gave a special award to schools having earned highest quality review rating and an A on the Progress Report. Only 134 schools in NYC were given the special recognition. Of these schools there were only25 High Schools.
The mission of
the High School of Fashion Industries is to provide challenging,
creative, and effective vocational, technical and academic
training for New York
City students. The faculty and administration
of our school, working with the cooperation of the parents
and student body, seek to provide a unique learning experience
and a specially tailored program for all students who have
an interest in a fashion related field.
Our mission has several
To offer programs
which provide every student with the opportunity to excel,
academically, vocationally, technically and/ or socially.
To foster skills and work habits, enabling students to succeed
academically, mature socially, and develop physically, leading
to success both during and after the high school experience.
To develop programs preparing students to be active and collaborative
participants in a democratic, multicultural society and highly
complex technological world.
To provide students with applicable, hands-on learning experiences,
the development of skills needed to succeed in
the fashion industries and/ or
To devise programs which merge academic and vocational knowledge
and skills, helping students see unity within the diversity
To strengthen ties with the business community providing students
access to the latest innovations and technological advances,
and to special enrichments and on-the-job training.
To foster professionalism and collaboration among the entire
school community, drawing upon the unique talents and expertise
of that community.