Bard High School Early College Queens

Accepted Students 

Welcome New Students!
Congratulations on your acceptance to Bard High School Early College (BHSEC) Queens. We are delighted that you will be joining us in the fall.

We start the fall semester with a Writing and Thinking Workshop where you will work closely with a small group of students and one of our teachers. You will learn to read and listen more thoughtfully, to articulate ideas, to review your own work critically and, most basically, to recognize the link between thought and expression.

Acceptance Notification

March, 2018

Schools will receive High School Admissions Round 1 results on Wednesday, March 7th 2018.  Please contact your guidance counselor for specific questions or visit the NYC Department of Education website for more information.

New Student Orientation

Tuesday, May 8th 2018  -  5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Matriculation packets were mailed on Tuesday, May 1st.  Please bring this completed packet with you on Tuesday, May 8th.

Foreign Language Placement Exam and Parent/Guardian Breakfast

Thursday June 7th, 2018 9:00 am 

Those with any previous experience in Spanish, Chinese or Latin will need to take a foreign language placement exam.  Exams are an hour long. Students without any previous foreign language experience do NOT need to sit for a foreign language placement exam.   After the exams students will take a picture for their BHSEC identification cards.

Please Register Here.

Music Questionnaire 

Please complete by June 1st, 2018

Hello and greetings from the Music Department at BHSEC Queens.  Congratulations on your acceptance to our school!  In an effort to learn more about your past musical experiences and help you transition into our school’s music program, we would like ALL incoming 9th grade students (and new 10th grade students) to fill out the following questionnaire.  BHSEC Queens has a strong music program to offer students and all are welcome! Please click here to access the questionnaire. 

Summer Bridge

June 27th and June 28th 2018 from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. 

The Summer Bridge program is an informal introduction to our school and is intended to familiarize accepted students with BHSECQ’s academic culture.  It is also an opportunity for incoming students to get to know their fellow classmates, meet our faculty, and attend classes in the arts, Spanish, Chinese, and Latin. By sampling our Foreign Languages and Electives, students will be able to fill out the Preference Form for Foreign Languages and Electives due Thursday, June 28.  Breakfast will be available from 8:30-9:00 a.m. and lunch from 12:00-1:00 p.m. in the school’s 7th floor cafeteria. Families will receive a detailed program later in June.  

Please register here.
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