Bergenfield High School has been ranked among the top 4% of high schools in the United States by the U.S. News & World Report in the 2016 Best High Schools survey. BHS was recognized as being the 38th best high school in the state of New Jersey, and the 10th best in Bergen County, behind such prestigious schools as The Bergen Academies, Northern Highlands, Ridgewood, Glen Rock, Cresskill, and Northern Valley Regional High School Demarest. Click the title to read more.
For the fifth year in a row, Bergenfield High School has made the Washington Post’s prestigious list of “America’s Most Challenging High Schools.” This year’s ranking places BHS at 1098 in the nation, landing the school in the top 5% in the nation and top 4% of high schools, both public and private, in New Jersey. Click the title to read more.
The Bergenfield High School Community Service Program along with the Bergenfield Recreation Department and Bergenfield PBA will be hosting a Bergenfield Softball Tournament on May 28 through May 30. The event will be a fundraiser for scholarships that will be awarded to BHS students who demonstrate commitment to community service. This is an excellent opportunity for BHS students to partner with either the BHS Staff, friends, and family members to form a team and compete in this fun and worthwhile event. It is a suggestion to ask local merchants, public organizations, or family members to either join and/or help sponsor their team. Click the title for more information on team registration and details.
On Wednesday, March 30th, Bergenfield High School held its fifth annual Athletic Hall of Fame induction ceremony at Season’s Restaurant in Washington Township. Please click the title to see pictures of the evening’s celebration. Thank you to everyone who came out and supported this event. Congratulations to the Class of 2016 Athletic Hall of Fame inductees!
On Wednesday, March 23rd, Bergenfield High School held its annual Honor Society Induction Ceremony in the Bernard T. Baggs Auditorium. There were 258 students recognized in the following Honor Societies: National Honor Society, Art Honor Society, Math Honor Society, English Honor Society, Social Studies Honor Society, Tri-M Music Honor Society and World Language Honor Society. Please click the link below to check out some pictures that were taken before the event. The Bergenfield High School Administration would like to thank everyone who came out to support this wonderful recognition and event!
We encourage all students from the Class of 2016 to apply for our annual local Scholarships. You must read the instructions for each scholarship carefully, as some may require an application accompanied by an essay. Please note that the deadline for all local scholarship applications is Friday, April 8, 2016. Applications and any necessary supplemental materials MUST be turned in to Ms. Salcedo in the Guidance Department NO LATER THAN 4:30 PM on April 8th. There will be NO EXCEPTIONS. Click the title for more information.