For the first time in school history, Bergenfield High School has earned a place on the College Board’s AP ® School Honor Roll for the 2022-23 school year. In doing so, the high school earned Gold recognition—the second-highest distinction given by College Board. In addition, BHS was further recognized with the AP Access Award.
Bergenfield Public School District was awarded a $12,346 Trees for Schools grant to fund the costs associated with the purchase and planting of trees. This includes planning, site preparation, watering, monitoring, and related expenses over a three-year period.
At Bergenfield High School, 7 students have earned the AP Capstone Diploma. Additionally, 17 students have earned the AP Seminar and Research Certificate during the 2022-23 school year. The AP Capstone Diploma program helps students develop the critical thinking, research, collaboration, and presentation skills that are crucial for academic success.
For the eighth year in a row, Bergenfield High School has been ranked among the top high schools in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. BHS was recognized as 1,196th in the nation, 53rd in the state, and 13th in Bergen County in the “2023-24 Best High Schools” rankings.
Bergenfield Public Schools announced a partnership with school safety company Gaggle to launch a new SpeakUp for Safety tipline that will allow students to easily and confidentially report threats of violence, bullying, peers in crisis, and other imminent concerns that affect students’ well-being and security.
Bergenfield High School has once again met the requirements to achieve Sustainable Jersey for Schools certification, bringing the total number of certified schools across New Jersey to 352. As leading examples of sustainability excellence, the certified schools provide outstanding learning opportunities for their students and join an established cohort of recognized schools across the state.
Pandemic Electronic Benefits Transfer (P-EBT) is a program to help you purchase food for your child(ren) who were eligible for free or reduced price school meals at a school that participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP) or School Breakfast Program (SBP). Summer P-EBT extends benefits during the summer months following a school year during which there was a COVID-19 public health emergency. Click the title for more information.
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