Top-ranked school districts have been announced in the Center for Digital Education's and National School Boards Associantion's 10th anniversary Digital School Districts Survey. The survey recognizes exemplary school boards’ and districts’ use of technology to govern their district, communicate with students, parents and community and improve the learning environment and district operations. Bergenfield has been ranked number five among mid-sized student population districts in 2014-2015. Click the title to read more.
The Bears take on Paulsboro at the Pine Belt Arena in Toms River on Wednesday, March 18 in round one of the Tournament of Champions! Click the title for the online article 'Basketball fever spreading through upbeat Bergenfield' as posted on NorthJersey.com.
Last night, the Bergenfield High School Boys Basketball Team defeated Ewing, ranked 8th in the state, by a score of 80-72 in a thrilling overtime victory in the NJSIAA Group 3 Finals. The impressive win marks the Bears’ first state title since 1945, and sends Bergenfield surging into the Tournament of Champions. The Bears enter the tournament as the #4 seed in a playoff bracket that includes the four public school champions and two parochial school champions from around the state. They will face off against the #5 Paulsboro Red Raiders this Wednesday, March 18th, at the Pine Belt Arena in Toms River, with a tip-off time of 5:30pm. The entire Bergenfield Learning Community couldn’t be more proud of you. GO BEARS!
59 Bergenfield High School students received the AP Scholar Award in recognition of their exceptional achievement on AP exams. The College Board’s Advanced Placement Program (AP) provides willing and academically prepared students with the opportunity to take rigorous college-level courses while still in high school, and to earn college credit, advanced placement, or both for successful performance on the AP Exams. Of the 34 different college-level Advanced Placement courses and exams, Bergenfield High School offers 24 College Board authorized classes to its students. In 2014, 357 BHS students took 606 AP exams. Click the title to read more.
For the second year in a row, Bergenfield High School has been named a 2013-14 Blue Star School by Working in Support of Education (w!se). BHS earned this national distinction for the students’ performance on last year’s w!se Financial Literacy Certification Test. In order to earn the Blue Star School recognition, a school must achieve a 75 percent passing rate on the test and have either a majority of students on a given grade level take the test or have the students who took it achieve an average score of 80 percent or higher. Click the title to read more.
Keep calm and help prevent the spread of illness! The CDC recommends the following steps for proper hand washing: (1) Wet your hands with clean, running water (warm or cold), turn off the tap, and apply soap. (2) Lather your hands by rubbing them together with the soap. Be sure to lather the backs of your hands, between your fingers, and under your nails. (3) Scrub your hands for at least 20 seconds. Need a timer? Hum the "Happy Birthday" song from beginning to end twice. (4) Rinse your hands well under clean, running water. (5) Dry your hands using a clean towel or air dry them. Click the title for more information.
7:00 PM BOE Executive Work Session
7:00 PM BOE Executive Work Session