An Introduction to Aviation High School - An FAA Certified CTE Aircraft Maintenance High School

CNN's "Great Big Story" on Aviation HS!

Joby Aviation and Aviation High School Announce Partnership on December 5, 2022 - Watch the Report on NY1!

On December 5, 2022, New York City Schools Chancellor David Banks, City Council Member Julie Won, Deputy Borough President Ebony Young, School, and Joby Aviation Staff Announce Partnership! Watch the NY1 report by clicking on the link below! Visit our social media pages for more pictures!

Read the Joby Aviation Press Release -

Next Qualifying Exam - Saturday, February 11, 2023

Dear Students,

Please note that we are offering the next administration of the Qualifying Exam on Saturday, February 11. Be sure to report to Aviation High School at 7:30 am with the following documents and supplies:


REQUIRED Documents:

For US Citizens:

  • A valid (non-expired) state issued identification card

For Permanent Residents:

  • A valid (non-expired) state issued identification card AND a valid (non-expired) foreign passport

Items to Bring on Day of Exam:

  • Actual documents listed above
  • Copies of each document listed above
  • Number two pencils
  • A non-programmable calculator



Use the Google Form below to register for the February 11, 2023, Qualifying Exam.

Good luck!

1st Annual Alumni Basketball Game - February 9, 2023, at 4:45 pm!


Peer Mediation Spring Term Sign-Up

Interest in helping people resolve conflicts and building your communication skills?  Sign up for Peer Mediation with Ms. Tinta.   Click here to sign up!


In this course you will learn to use communication to resolve problems. In addition to strengthening your communication and interpersonal skills, you will also enhance your active listing, reasoning, creative thinking and social skills. These are foundational skills that you will use forever. Moreover, this course will appear on your high school transcript and can benefit you immensely when you're in college. Equally important, it is a fantastic addition to your resume! 

This is a half year course and only a limited amount of seats are available. The class takes place Monday-Friday during period 10. To secure your seat, please sign up on the Google Form. The course will begin in February. 

Get help whenever you need it.

NYC Well is a confidential service provided by the City of New York that offers support 24/7.  They offer support for both adults and children.  Do not hesitate to reach out.  You could be saving a life. Click on the image or link below for more information.

Make your senior year memorable!


Click here for the details regarding senior activities, senior trip and graduation related activities:  graduation meeting presentation 2023.pdf 

The first step is paying senior dues.  Senior Dues cover the following:

  • Yearbook and Sitting Fee
  • Rental of Chairs and Stage for Graduation in Aviation H. S. hangar
  • Printing of Invitations and Program
  • Decoration of Hangar
  • Senior Group Picture or other gift
  • Diploma Case
  • Senior Festival - fun filled afternoon with music, food, dessert and friends!
  • Click here for full details:  Senior Dues Letter 2023.pdf 

2022-2023 Parent Association Meetings

Dear Families,  

Please join our monthly Parent Association Meetings. Below is a list of all the upcoming PA meetings throughout the year.

Thursday- December 15, 2022 -
Thursday- January 19, 2023 -
Thursday- February 16, 2023 - Sunnyside Community Services
Thursday- March 16, 2023- Counseling in Schools
Thursday- April 20, 2023- Counseling in Schools
Thursday- May 18, 2023 - Sunnyside Community Services
Tuesday- June 13, 2023- Counseling in Schools







You could join using this link below! 

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Job Postings!

 Image for a link to our job posting/careers page. 

DOE Devices for Everyone!

Do you have a DOE device that you can bring to the building? Please come to room 135 at the end of your school day to pick one up!

 Instructions to (powerwash) Reset Chromebook

 If you have a Chromebook that has stopped working, please follow the instructions below to reset it. 


Click here to request a password reset

Single Point Sign in for students:

Click here to upload your vaccine documentation:

Click here for Google Classroom:

Click here for Gmail:

Daily Announcements and Updates

Friday, February 3, 2023

This month is Black History Month, a national commemoration of the contributions and achievements that Black people have made throughout the history of the United States.

Today we honor THOMAS J. MARTIN, a Black inventor, awarded a patent for the Fire Extinguisher on March 26, 1872. The patent refers to pipe and valves and not the wall hanging type of extinguisher that is normally displayed. Martin's fire extinguisher would be attached to a reservoir of stored water and used to spray burning fires.

    • Any student who hasn’t received their MetroCard, please see Ms. Bradley in the Transportation office (room 149) during your lunch period.
    • Podcast Club will meet today, Friday, after period 9 in room 332.
    • The Baseball team will meet today, Friday, after school at the gym.
    • Computer Science Club will meet today, Friday, Period 10 in room 530.
    • Today is the last day to join College Now Sociology class See Ms. Torres in Room 231.
    • Are you interested in trying out for PSAL volleyball? There will be a volleyball clinic this Saturday, February 4th. You must have a medical and parental consent form and register through Google Classroom. See Coach Gomez in room B12 for more details. Space is limited.
    • There will be a trip to Queens College on Monday, February 6th to celebrate Lunar New Year. Permission slips will be distributed in the cafeteria and also available in room 147. The cost is $5.00.
  • ENGLISH 101
    • English 101 with Ms. Novak will begin Tuesday, period 10 in room 145.
    • Attention all future leaders and skilled professionals! Prepare for an unforgettable week as we celebrate SkillsUSA Week! From February 6th through the 10th, we will be celebrating all things SkillsUSA and showcasing the amazing skills and talents of our students and staff. Take a look at the official SkillsUSA Instagram or Google Classroom for more insight on what this coming week is all about. Get ready to show off your skills, connect with like-minded individuals and have a blast during SkillsUSA Week!!
    • Aviation Hs is hosting a Wellness Workshop for students: "Vision Your World" on Wednesday, February 8th, after periods 9 and 10 in room 140. Come and create your own vision board! Have no idea what that is??? Have no fear, Ms. Mafla is here!! See you there!
    • Those who went on the senior trip, please meet in the auditorium on Wednesday, February 8th during period 4.
    • Friday, February 10th, the ENVIRONMENTAL CLUB will host a Valentine’s Day Bake Sale during all lunch periods. Cookies and other baked goods will be sold along with a lovely cup of cocoa. Come by and support!!
    • Beargrams will be delivered by Cupid to 3rd period classes for Valentine’s Day. Show your friends how much you care! Place your order in room 147.
    • Cupid’s Dance is February 10th. Permission slips are being distributed in the cafeteria, Guidance, the SO store and room 147. Tickets go on sale tomorrow, but you need your permission slips signed first.
    • SENIORS: Orders are being taken in room 147 for the senior hoodie. Place your orders by Friday, February 10th.
    • Clubs and Teams get ready. Yearbook pictures will be taken on February 15th and 16th outside of the auditorium. Schedules will be posted shortly.
    • It’s that time again! Ready to join Girls Outdoor Track Team? Get your medical and parental consent forms in THIS WEEK. First team meeting will be on March 2nd and Pre-season training will begin March 3rd. Hope to see you there! See coach Henry or David Alvarado for more info!
    • The Faculty vs Student Dodgeball Game will take place in March (specific date TBA). $3.00 to play or to watch the game. Please see Ms. Balakatounis to join. Faculty sign in sheet in is the Main Office (room 132). All clubs are welcome to play!
    • Clubs and Teams get ready. Yearbook pictures will be taken on February 15th and 16th outside of the auditorium. Schedules will be posted shortly.

 **Please follow the student organization on Instagram @av_activities.

We are excited to announce a new Partnership with SUNY Empire State College!


World Premiere of Ms. Park's Music Club band, Aviation Studios, cover of The White Stripes "Seven Nation Army"!

Aviation Studios - "Riptide" JFK Terminal 4 Performance!

On Saturday, December 11, 2021, Aviation High School's music club and band performed a set of holiday and pop songs in the departure area of JFK International Airport's Terminal 4! Watch their performance of Vance Joy's "Riptide" below!

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NY1 Story: Annex Students Visit LaGuardia Airport

 Image of 5th Year students from a NY1 story on the school. t 

Students from our 5th Year Annex program visit LaGuardia Airport on Thursday, March 9, 2017! Watch the NY1 report on the visit!