New York City Department of Education

  • Thank You to the Manhattan Borough President's Office

    Liberty High School has been awarded $250,000 in capital funding to improve our Literacy Center. 

    Liberty High School Academy for Newcomers
  • Open Registration

    Incoming Immigrants ages 14-21 years old

    Liberty High School Academy for Newcomers
  • Free Transfer High School

    Serving Grades 9 through 12

    Liberty High School Academy for Newcomers

Registration for Students

Liberty High School Academy for Newcomers is a small transfer school, grades 9-12 for new immigrants. We enroll students all year long. Our student population represents over 30 countries from around the global and over 20 languages are spoken. We take students as young as 14.5 years old and as old as 18 years old. All students in NYC have the right to an education until they are 21 years of age.

Enrollment Centers around NYC can provide you with a referral to our school or you can come directly to our school Monday through Friday from 9 am to 2 pm. All potential students should come with a parent or guardian.

Registration Materials

Students and families will be asked to complete a registration package. Feel free to download registration materials in your home language.

Immunization Requirements  

 Immunization Req Arabic.pdf 

 Immunization Req Chinese.pdf 

 Immunization Req French.pdf 

 Immunization Req Russian.pdf 

 Immunization Req Spanish.pdf 

Immunization Req English.pdf 

Current Students

Once you are registered at Liberty, you will have access to the following:

  • Free Metro Card
  • Free Breakfast and Lunch 
  • Advanced Placement Classes for College Credit
  • College Counseling
  • CUNY and SUNY College Programs and Visits
  • New York State Regents Exam Prep Classes 
  • Counseling Services 
  • After School Programs 
  • Enrichment Activities 
  • PSAL Sports Teams