• HHS: SciTech Campus Admissions Information
    2021-2022 Academic Year

    Admission to HHS: SciTech Campus is by application.



    • Window Open:  Now
    • Who can apply: Current 8th grade students ONLY
    • Application Submission Deadline: Sunday, May 23, 2021


    • Core GPA of 2.5 or higher (Core classes: Math, Science, English, and Social Studies)

    • Minimal Discipline issues

    • Minimal Attendance issues



    • All completed applications are reviewed by the HHS: SciTech Campus Admissions Committee.

    • If Minimum Acceptance Requirements are met and all components from the Application have been submitted, you will be contacted by our Admissions Committee to schedule an Interview and Placement Test.

    • Final acceptance determinations are based upon teacher recommendations, grades, placement scores, attendance, discipline, a writing sample, and an interview.
    • Parents, guardians, and students will be notified of admissions status by letter. 

    • Questions or concerns should be directed to SciTech-Admissions@hbgsd.us or call 717-703-1900.


        On our website: Apply Now *(Available online until Sunday, May 23, 2021)    

        *If new to the Harrisburg City area and in need of an application, please contact scitech-admissions@hbgsd.us 



    Admissions Application to SciTech Campus – Frequently Asked Questions

    1. How do I submit an application for the 2020-2021 School Year?

    • Complete the Google Form found on the SciTech Admission Page ("Apply Now" link above)


    2. How do I submit my one-page essay on the topic "Why I Want To Attend SciTech Campus."


    3. What is the deadline for submitting my application and essay?

    • All applications and essays must be received by Sunday, May 23, 2021


     4. Where are the teacher recommendation forms and how should those be submitted?  

    • After we receive an application and essay, the teachers will receive the forms by email. Once completed they will need to email them back to scitech-admissions@hbgsd.us


     5. For the student data reports: discipline, attendance and grades, how do I submit that information?

    • The school counselor will be emailed a list of names that applied to SciTech. They will emailed the reports to scitech-admissions@hbgsd.us 


     6. What happens after I submit my application and essay?

    •  If you meet the minimum acceptance requirements, a member of the admissions team will call to schedule your interview and placement test. 


     8. What are the Minimum Acceptance Requirements?

    • Core GPA of 2.5 or higher (Core classes: Math, Science, English, and Social Studies)
    • Minimal Discipline issues reported from your school counselor report
    • Minimal Attendance issues reported from your school counselor report


     9. How do I know if I was accepted?

    •  All applicants will receive a letter with the determination


     10. If I moved into the area after the admissions window, how do I apply?