Required and elective courses:
All students at Hunter College High School take full-year required English courses in grades 7-11. Juniors may also opt for an elective course in addition to their full-year English class. Seniors may opt for one-semester or full-year English courses. For more information on the curriculum for required and elective courses, click here
A new initiative in journalism, sponsored by alumna Mildred Speiser ’61, is enabling students in grades 9 and 10 to learn about journalism ethics and practice the skills of journalism. For more information about the journalism program offerings, click here
Visiting writer series: Thanks to generous grants by alumnae/i, we host visiting writers and scholars to meet with our students.
Extracurricular publications and clubs: A wide range of student publications and other literary clubs, including Argus, The Desk, and Tapestry, are advised by faculty members and supported financially by our Parents Association.