Brooklyn NY, 11204
Head of School: Dr. Margaret Lacey-Berman
Average Class Size: 25
Top 5 or Most Unique Extracurricular Activities: WBKS, TV Studio, Science Club that completes experiments with NASA, Volleyball and Basketball, Marching Band, A Capella Group, Drama Club
Open House Dates: Thursday, October 12, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. & Sunday, October 29, from 12 to 1:30 p.m.
Admissions Director: Dr. Margaret Lacey-Berman (718) 236-6363 ext. 258
Percent of Seniors Attending College: 100
College Credit Courses: American History, Readings in Italian, Readings in Spanish, Fictional Narrative, Poetry and Drama, Calculus I-II, Analytical Geometry (St. John's), Biology I-II, Anatomy, English Language and Composition (St. Joseph's)
Advanced Placement Courses: Calculus AB, Chemistry, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Psychology, Studio Art 2D and U.S. History
Admissions Requirement: Admission to the school is based on a student's sixth and seventh-grade academic performance and TACHS scores.
Motto: Educating Women Who Shape the Future.
What makes Bishop Kearney a Top High School? Bishop Kearney offers a STEM Program with BioMedical and Computer Science programs through Project Lead the Way, as well as a Broadcast Journalism Program with the help of 21st Century Fox, state-of-the-art STEM Wing with a Virtual Reality Room, Google inspired Think Tank, Computer Numerical Control (CNC) Machinery Room, and Fabrication Lab including a 3D printer, laser cutter and vinyl cutter. The Class of 2017 had a 100 percent college acceptance rate, and 94 percent earned over $30 million in merit-based college scholarships.