For the seventh year in a row, Bergenfield High School has been ranked among the top 5% of high schools in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. BHS was recognized as 1226th in the nation, 52rd in the state, and 15th in Bergen County in the 2022 Best High School Rankings.
Congratulations to the BHS students and staff as the number of students receiving AP Scholar recognition increased once again from last year. This year, BHS has a total of 112 overall AP Scholars, with 24 students receiving AP Scholar with Honor, 32 students receiving AP Scholar with Distinction and 3 students receiving National AP Scholar recognition. BHS graduated 7 students with AP Capstone Diplomas and 2 students AP Seminar & Research certificates.
Selected from thousands of entries nationwide, Bergenfield High School in Bergenfield has been named a New Jersey State Winner in the Samsung Solve for Tomorrow Contest for its proposed plan to address antibiotic resistance, which is one of the most urgent threats to the global community. Click the title to read more.
For the eighth year in a row, Bergenfield High School (BHS) has been recognized as one of our nation's most challenging high schools by the Jay Mathews Challenge Index. The 2019 Challenge Index places BHS at 937th in the nation and 44th in New Jersey-- landing the school in the top 4% in the U.S.
Click the title to review the "Enhancing the AP Experience for All Students" presentation that Tara Schneider, Supervisor of Humanities and Curriculum Development, and Jim Fasano, BHS Principal, presented at the AP Annual Conference 2017 in Washington, DC on July 29, 2017.
Check out all that Bergenfield High School has to offer. This virtual tour gives you just a small glimpse of what takes place every day. This Virtual Tour was created and produced by our TV Production students. All students in this video play a major role in our learning community. Please click the title to see a Virtual Tour of Bergenfield High School.