Welcome to the Bergen County Academies
The Bergen County Academies (BCA), is a free public magnet high school of choice for Bergen County residents located on the Dr. John Grieco Campus in Hackensack, New Jersey. The school offers seven specialized programs in the areas of mathematics and science, engineering and design, medical science, business and finance, culinary arts and hospitality administration, visual and performing arts, and technology and computer science.
From the Principal's Desk
Dear BCA Students and Families,
On behalf of the administration, faculty and staff of the Bergen County Academies, I warmly welcome you to BCA. From our rigorous academics to our on-campus research labs and exceptional arts programs, we believe we have everything in place to help our students achieve their goals. I am extremely proud of our entire school community for their continued dedication to academic excellence and personal growth. As always, we are committed to helping students become lifelong learners as well as productive citizens. The Bergen County Academies is a unique school with a rich history, a caring community, and a spirit of innovation that permeates our campus and we are proud to be recognized as one of the “Top High Schools” in the nation.
Russell Davis, Principal
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BCA Alum Justyn Davis ‘03 graciously donates his Emmy to BCA
At the recent BCA school convocation, Justyn Davis came back to speak with students and staff and donate his Emmy award for his work on the Super Bowl LVI Pregame Show. Justin spoke with students about learning from failures and always moving forward.
He credited the Teachers and Staff of BCA for propelling him forward and thanked Mr. Lang for “lighting the spark” which led to his success in the field of Cinematography. Justyn hopes that by sharing his Emmy award with BCA, it will inspire current and future students.
Semifinalist for the 2023 class of the Coca-Cola Scholars Program
Eliana Liporace, a senior at the Bergen County Academies, has been named a Semifinalist for the 2023 class of the Coca-Cola Scholars Program. 1,557 high school seniors were selected as Semifinalists from a pool of over 91,000
Bergen County teens hopeful yet worried as they educate others on climate change
Pooja Rayapaneni, 17, Samiya Pathak, 17, and Jisae Son, 16, all attend Bergen County Academies, a magnet high school in Hackensack.