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.
Bergenfield Public School District is excited to be recognized as a Digital School Districts Survey winner by the Center for Digital Education for 2015-16. This is the district's fifth year in a row making the top ten list for the nation for innovative uses of technology! Click the title to read more.
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. BPSD joins 476 districts across the country in receiving the prestigious award in 2016. The Best Communities for Music Education designation is awarded to districts that demonstrate outstanding achievement in efforts to provide music access and education to all students. Districts that have been recognized by the NAMM Foundation are often held up as models for other educators looking to boost their own music education programs.
BHS Principal Jim Fasano and Interim Superintendent Christopher Tully accepted a check in the amount of $10,000 on behalf of the Board of Education. The funds were received after the high school was selected as a winner in the Sustainable Jersey for Schools Small Grant Program, funded by the PSEG Foundation. The winning project, proposed by the high school's Green Team, focuses on the recycling of food waste for the purpose of composting. The produced compost will then be used to fertilize the grounds of the school. Students enrolled in the Green Technology classes will oversee the project on a daily basis. Click the title to read more.
6:00 PM BOE Retreat Meeting
7:00 PM Executive Work Session
8:00 PM Regular Meeting