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About Us

For over 30 years, the High School of Economics & Finance has provided thousands of New York City students a world-class college-preparatory education focused on putting students on-track for careers in the financial services industry. Our Academy of Finance and Virtual Enterprise programs offer students access to hands-on career experiences and internship opportunities. 
  • Top 50 Niche Standout High School
  • 96% 4 Year Graduation Rate
  • 98.5% Postsecondary Enrollment
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Our Mission

To educate, empower, and enable all students to become caring, contributing citizens who can succeed in an ever-changing world. Ensure students of all race, ethnicity, religion, national origin, immigration status, socio-economic status, appearance, size, weight, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation and disability are supported and protected.
  • To provide a rigorous world-class academic program for all students in economics and finance.
  • To graduate students with the skills and knowledge necessary to pursue a variety of career pathways in the financial industry and prepared to attend college.
  • To include the participation of the family in the development of the whole student.
  • To institute new approaches in education to prepare students to succeed in our technological society and in the global economy through public and private sector partnerships.
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Building Futures & Options


Orientation for the Class of 2028

Orientation for the Class of 2028 will be held on Tuesday, June 11, 2024 at 5PM. Please RSVP by visiting https://tinyurl.com/HSEFOrientation2028.

ECO Summer Experience 2024

We are also offering all in-coming 9th graders the HSEF ECO Summer Experience from July 15th through August 1st, Mondays through Thursdays, from 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. All incoming 9th graders are expected to attend this important program that serves as a stepping stone to high school life. Please see the flyer included. To confirm your registration in this program, please complete this form https://tinyurl.com/ECOSUMMER24. If you have any questions or to register your child for this program, please contact Ms. Nora Garcia, Parent Coordinator at (212) 346-0708, extension 1913 or email her at [email protected].
Eco Investment Club students visit the floor of the New York Stock Exchange

ECO Investment Club Students Visit the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

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