• Registration for our Summer Enrichment Program is in full swing!

    Early bird registration is still in effect through June 5th! Beginning on Thursday, June 6th, tuition increases to $150 per class with enrollment on a space-available basis only. Seats are filling up fast! If you have a child(ren) entering Grades 1 -8 in September, have them come join us this summer for some learning and fun! Music classes are also available for students entering Grades 9 -12. Information can be found here: https://www.bergenfield.org/SummerEnrichment


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  • 2024 Niche Best Schools

    Bergenfield has been recognized as a "2024 Best School District" by Niche, the largest website for researching K-12 schools! This year, the district ranked 87th in New Jersey and 21st in Bergen County. The district also ranked 1,652nd in the nation among the 12,287 districts included in the report. The district earned this ranking by scoring highly on a variety of factors including key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.


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  • Bergenfield High School Earns Place on College Board’s AP ® School Honor Roll

    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.


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  • Bergenfield Public Schools Awarded $12,346 Grant To Plant Trees

    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.


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  • Bergenfield High School Celebrates Its AP Capstone Diploma Recipients

    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.


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  • U.S. News & World Report's 2023-2024 Best High School Rankings

    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.


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  • Bergenfield Public Schools to Support Student Wellness With New Tipline

    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.


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  • BHS Earns Sustainability Certification For Third Time

    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.


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  • U.S. News & World Report's 2022 Best High School Rankings

    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, 52nd in the state, and 15th in Bergen County in the 2022 Best High School Rankings.


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  • Governor Murphy, U.S. Secretary of Education Dr. Miguel Cardona Visit Bergenfield High School to Highlight Importance of In-Person Learning



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  • Bear Den Program Recognized as Innovative Special Education Program by New Jersey School Boards Association

    In partnership with the Association of Schools and Agencies for the Handicapped (ASAH), the New Jersey School Boards Association (NJSBA) recognized the district’s “Bear Den Life Skills Program” as one of six imaginative programs that are helping some of the state’s 250,000 special needs students. Click the title to read more.


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  • District Earns Prestigious Recognition in National School Board Associations 26th Annual Magna Awards Program

    National School Boards Association’s flagship magazine, American School Board Journal announced Bergenfield Public School District as a recipient of a 2020 Magna Award. This is the third year that the Magna Awards recognize school districts and their leaders for their efforts to bring educational equity to their students. It also marks the second Magna Award for the district in the past 7 years. Click the title to read more.


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  • Bergenfield Public Schools Earn Middle States Reaccreditation

    The Middle States Association Commissions on Elementary and Secondary Schools (MSA-CESS) announced that the Bergenfield Public School District has earned reaccreditation, the gold standard for measuring and evaluating school performance. All seven schools were reaccredited as a system. Click the title to read more.


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  • Mental Health Resources

    For a list of mental health resources, please click the title above.


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  • 2020 Sustainable Jersey for Schools Grant Program

    The Bergenfield Public School District was awarded a $10,000 grant from the 2020 Sustainable Jersey for Schools Grant Program funded by the PSEG Foundation. Click the title to read more.

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  • Bergenfield High School Named New Jersey State Winner in National STEM Competition from Samsung

    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.

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  • Bergenfield High School Recertified by Sustainable Jersey for Schools

    Bergenfield High School has once again achieved bronze certification for its sustainability efforts through the Sustainable Jersey for Schools program. Bergenfield High School became the first school in the county to be certified for a second time by the nonprofit organization, joining a group of 241 schools across the state in 2019. BHS was also the first in the county when it received its first three-year certification back in 2016. Click the title to read more.

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  • U.S. News Releases 2019 Best High School Rankings

    For the 4th year in a row, Bergenfield High School was selected as one of the best high schools in the nation when the U.S. News & World Report released its “2019 Best High Schools” rankings on April 30, 2019.

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  • Jay Mathews Challenge Index

    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.

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  • NAMM Best Communities for Music Education 2018-2019

    Bergenfield Public School District has once again been honored with the Best Communities for Music Education designation from The NAMM Foundation for its outstanding commitment to music education. Bergenfield is one of only 623 districts across the nation receiving the prestigious award in 2019. This award recognizes that the district is leading the way with music learning opportunities.

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