From Principal Dr. James O'Brien
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1st Quarter Honor Rolls
Click HERE to view students that made the Gold Honor Roll.
Click HERE to view students that made the Silver Honor Roll.
Click HERE to view students that made the Bronze Honor Roll.
Congratulations to all!
Our 2012 - 2013 School Survey is In!
We improved and far surpassed city averages in all four major survey categories: Academic Expectations, Communication, Engagement and Safety and Respect!!!
Check it out HERE!
BCAM High School is serving our students and the community 'proficiently'
Our Report Card Grade is a 'B'.
Click HERE to review BCAM's report card.
BCAM Senior Katelyn Moeser Wins Newsie Journalism Award
Congratulations to Katelyn Moeser, for winning runner-up in the "Community News" category of the Newsies for her article, "B048 Bus Returns to Full Service." Her article currently appears on the New York Daily News website.
Further congratulations to Mr. Mendola's BCAM-TV class which won in the multimedia category for their video, "C.P.R." which was about the stop-and-frisk policy in New York City.
BCAM Spirit Day
has been postponed for the original date of Friday, November 22nd. New Date is Friday, December 13th.
• Twin Day •
• Friday, December 13, 2013 •
Do you have a Twin? Dress alike from head to toe. Also this day will include our 5th Annual BCAM Day, which includes an after-school pep rally, a Boys Varsity Basketball Game, and a school dance.
"Ode to the High School Dropout" by BCAM's very own Mrs. Jones-Llopiz
Listen and pay attention. This is real life.
"Ode to the High School Dropout" tells the story of how the choices we make in our present can powerfully impact our future. The lesson to learn is heed the advice of those who are older and more experienced. Your youth is precious, but short-lived in the grand scheme of things.
Click HERE to read "Ode to the High School Dropout."
BCAM 2012-13 Annual Arts Report Now Online
Interested in learning more about the extensive arts opportunities BCAM offers its students? Click HERE to access the official NYCDOE report highlighting our school's art opportunities.
BCAM’s arts programming mission is to provide our students with a comprehensive, well rounded, arts-oriented curriculum with opportunities for self-development through formal classes in fine arts, performance arts, and visual-media arts, as well as arts related study and experience in non-art academic classes, extra-curricular clubs/project and arts-related professional trainings.
Watch Future Arts Gala 2013 Videos Online!
Did you miss the BCAM Future Arts fundraising gala 2013 last month? Do you want to see the amazing performances again in HD video? We are proud to announce that you can now watch videos of the epic student performances online! Click HERE to see the creative show that successfully raised incredible funding for our BCAM arts program! Thanks to our Video Educator, Mr. Mendola, for capturing the talent of our students!
BCAM Backtalk TV Now Online!
Click HERE to go to the BCAM Backtalk site.
The moment you've all been waiting for is here!
BCAM Backtalk TV is a 24-hour online station that currently consists of short, quick videos about the things that matter to YOU, the BCAM community. Check out our trailers for upcoming shows, including BCAM Lions' Home Games, Community Circle, "The Story of My Tattoo," "BCAM Advice," and much, much more!
BCAM Chosen as an Exploring The Arts (ETA) Partner School
We are proud to announce that BCAM has been chosen as a partner to and grant recipient from the Tony Bennett Exploring the Arts Partnership (ETA). In addition to receiving the $10,000 Principal's Grant to fund arts integration into our curriculum, BCAM also received two $2500 Teacher Challenge grants written by classroom teachers to incorporate media and arts resources and training into the classroom. Click the links below to read the winning Challenge Grant proposals.
Rebranding and Revealing Truth: Creating Video Parodies in 11th Grade Media Arts
Cooperating Teacher: Christy Herbes-Samaroo (11th grade Media and Art)
Community Handbook 2012-13
Click HERE to read the handbook online.
Click HERE to download a printable version.