Admission to the Academy for Health & Medical Sciences

  • Academy Welcome Social
    May 27th in the High School Cafeteria from 6:00-7:30pm



    Eighth grade students in both Somerset and Hunterdon County may apply to the Academy for Health and Medical Sciences. Students are accepted into the Academy based on the following admissions criteria:

    - 7th and 8th grade GPAs

    - 7th grade standardized test scores

    - Admissions testing for Mathematics, Language Arts, and Science

    - Personal interview

    Parents and students need to work with 8th grade guidance counselors who will assist in ensuring official documentation is included in application packet. Also, parents and students are required to attend Information Sessions on our campus. See below for details:


    2019-2020 DATES


    (In case of inclement weather, please refer to our website for updates)



     To register for a session, please click here.

    All sessions begin at 6:00 PM


    Parent sessions will be located in the High School Tech Center

    Student sessions will be located in the High School Media Center


    Thursday - November 14th

    Thursday - December 12th

    Thursday - January 9th, 2020

    Tuesday - February 4th, 2020


    February 13, 2020



    Saturday - March 7th, 2020

    Register for admissions testing here

     Somerset County Vocational & Technical High School

    SIGN IN IS FROM 7:30am until approximately 7:45am

    - Enter via the Main High School Entrance
    - Look for the Academy Registration table and sign in
    - You will be escorted to the testing room
    - Testing is approximately from 8:00am until noon 

    Information regarding Academy Interviews will be posted by April 3rd. 

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