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Hunter College High School

Hunter College High School (HCHS) is a part of the Hunter College Campus Schools, the laboratory schools of the City University of New York administered by Hunter College. HCHS serves students in grades 7 – 12, with 7th grade as the only entry year for admissions. Their mission is to serve students who demonstrate advanced cognitive ability and to assist in the development of creative, intellectually curious, and original thinkers who are passionate about learning. HCHS prepares students to be life-long learners, offering a curriculum based on the principles of gifted education, including depth, complexity, challenge, enrichment, and acceleration.