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  • Aperture Exhibition

    As the culmination of our Aperture photography club, our students are having their own gallery exhibition! This exhibition features photographs and photobooks made by students as part of the Aperture Foundation's educational program. The exhibition opens June 3rd and students' artwork will be displayed until August 17, 2017. For more information, follow this link.

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  • BCAM Annual "Night to Shine" Gala

    Please join us Friday, June 2 from 6-8pm for our annual "Night to Shine" gala! This year's theme is "Our Futurism Begins Now" and will feature performances by AIYM, Dance Academy, and more!

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  • Globetrotters in Japan!

    Our Globetrotters enjoyed a fun-filled Spring Break across the globe in Japan! Congratulations and well done to our students, your hard work has paid off.

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  • College Visit @ Mercy College

    Our 10th and 11th graders visited Mercy College, where they were able to observe classes, tour the campus, and ask questions about the college experience. Many thanks to Mr. Greer and Ms. J. Greene for chaperoning the trip.

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  • Peer Group Connection Family Night!

    Thank you to the parents, staff, and students who came out to Peer Group Connection Family Night at BCAM. Parents, students and peer mentors enjoyed socializing over a delicious meal, before 9th grade students were celebrated for their academic successes during second marking period. Keep on achieving 9th graders!

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  • Lady Lions Featured in Brooklyn Daily!

    Our Lady Lions basketball team's victory over Robeson HS was featured in the Courier Life's Brooklyn Daily. Read more about our on-the-court antics at the link below:


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  • Dance Academy Performs for PTA

    Many thanks to Dance Academy and their coach Jlyn for performing 3 of their "in-process" works at our monthly PTA meeting this week. This was a new pilot effort to share monthly with our PTA some artistic or academic work from our school. Our parents enjoyed a fantastic, energetic performance - great job Dance Academy!

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  • 90% December Attendance!

    Congratulations again to all of our students who kept attendance strong through the end of 2016! 

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  • Winter Homecoming Showcase

    Congratulations to the Dream Team for hosting a successful Winter Homecoming Showcase event! Students and parents enjoyed performances by Model Material and Dance Academy before dancing the night away. 

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  • 90% Attendance Party

    Congratulations to our students who achieved 90% attendance or higher in the months of October and November. These students were rewarded with a sweet treat at lunch: an ice cream party! Good work to all these students, and keep it up!

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Mission Statement

At Brooklyn Community Arts & Media High School (BCAM), we prepare our students for 21st century academic, creative, and professional success. Through an art, media, and technology-enriched academic curriculum emphasizing community collaboration, we challenge ourselves to think critically and create knowledge in pursuit of personal excellence and meaningful social change.

Principal's Corner

March 14, 2017


Dear BCAM Students and Families,


Greetings. Please read the following enclosed items and mark down important dates listed below.  


3rd Quarter Progress Report (Enclosed report)

Enclosed please find your student’s current progress report with 3 weeks left in our 3rd academic quarter. Our 3rd Quarter officially ends Friday, April 7th. Parents push your student to raise his/her grades in classes listed below the 65 passing mark!!!


3rd Quarter Parent-Teacher Conferences Thursday, April 27th & Friday, April 28th.

BCAM will host 3rd Quarter Parent-Conferences on Thurs, April 27th, from 5pm-7pm and Friday, April 28th from 1pm-3pm. Please join us to review your student’s 3rd Quarter grades, up-to-date transcripts, and meet with teachers.


Parent/Family Department of Education School Survey: Completion Due by March 31st (Enclosed Green Env)

Parents, enclosed is an envelope from us that includes your 2016-17 Parent Education School Survey, which you must complete by Friday, March 31st. This is 5 minute survey completed either online or via mail. It is hugely important to our school. It impacts our yearly school report card and allows you to share your opinions of our school.


11th Grade College Evening

BCAM 11th Grade \parents please see enclosed letter our BCAM College Counselor Alvin Carter requesting your attendance at our Tuesday, April 4th College Evening. We need you here that night to begin the college application process. We will contact you to confirm your attendance.


Upcoming Important Dates

  • Friday, March 31st: Deadline for NYC DOE Family Surveys. .
  • Tuesday, April 4th: 11th Grade College Evening
  • Wednesday, April 5th: SAT’s for 11th Graders and PSAT’s for 10th Graders.
  • Friday, April 7th: Last day of 3rd Academic Quarter.
  • Monday, April 10th- Tuesday, April 18th: NYC DOE Spring Vacation
  • Tuesday, April 11th – Wednesday, April 13th: Spring Vacation Credit Recovery
  • Thursday, April 27th & Friday, April 28th: 3rd Quarter Parent-Teacher Conferences


Please do not hesitate to contact our community with any questions or requests for further information. Please check on website www.bcamhs.org for updates and announcements about our students, staff and community.


James O’Brien, Principal

Samantha Exantus & Janna Bello, Assistant Principals

& the entire BCAM Staff