This spring, the RWB PE Department has partnered with the NY Giants and the American Heart Association for the Play 60 Challenge, an official NFL campaign geared toward encouraging kids of all ages to increase their daily physical activity. On April 24th, our 6th graders were introduced to this exciting program by Jameel McClaine and Devon Kennard in the morning and Prince Amukamara and Daniel Fells in the afternoon.
For the fourth year in a row, Bergenfield High School made the Washington Post’s prestigious list of “America’s Most Challenging High Schools.” The ranking places Bergenfield High School in the top 5% in the nation and top 7% of high schools in New Jersey. Click the title to read more.
The NAMM Foundation recognizes the Bergenfield Public School District for its outstanding commitment to music education with a Best Communities for Music Education (BCME) designation. Bergenfield joins 388 districts across the country to receive the prestigious distinction in 2015. Click the title to read more.
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!