The Accepted Students Night has been postponed due to weather. It has been rescheduled for Wednesday, January 24.

English students using virtual reality headsets to explore literary locationsStudents use computer aided design software to build a stadiumAnatomy & Physiology students dissect a minkAssociate Principal guest teaches AP English students about Sylvia PlathStudents talking with partner during Italian 1 classStudents raising hands in Career Ed classAlgebra 1 students practicing new concepts with help of teacherStudents on field trip to Metropolitan Museum of ArtStudents light candles at National Honor Society InductionStudents Attend Diocesan Blue Mass in Support of Law EnforcementSenior Retreats Take a Moment for MindfulnessStudents Explore Career Opportunities in Law EnforcementBoys SoccerCheerleaders on Good Morning AmericaStudents Conduct Outdoor Lab at PondStudents Visit Sistine Chapel ExhibitionInspecting CarolCotillion Court 2017Student Donates Blood at Blood DrivePolar Plunge 2017 Sr. DonnaPolar Plunge 2017 Sr. DonnaBishop Checchio with Ahr Star FamiliesBishop Checchio during communionSr. Donna presents ring to student during Ring MassBishop Checchio Inaugurates MakerspaceStudent Demonstrates 3D PrinterGraduates Attend Young Alumni SocialWrestling Team Hosts Annual Remembering Raspa EventBlessing of the School 2018Photography Club Lighting and ShadowsVideo Production Class Films NewscastBoys Basketball 2018Girls Basketball 2018Swimming 2018

Sr. Donna has committed to participating in the 2018 Polar Plunge if Bishop Ahr High School can raise $100,000 for the Makerspace project. Click to help us reach our goal!

Sr. Donna has committed to participating in the 2018 Polar Plunge if Bishop Ahr High School can raise $100,000 for the Makerspace project. Click to help us reach our goal!

Bishop Checchio Inaugurates Makerspace

Student Demonstrates 3D Printer

Graduates Attend Young Alumni Social

Wrestling Team Hosts Annual Remembering Raspa Event

Blessing of the School 2018

Photography Club Lighting and Shadows

Video Production Class Films Newscast

Featured News

Sports Highlights for the Weeks of 12/31 and 1/7

Posted January 13th 2018
Here's a look at some of the sports highlights for the weeks of 12/31 and 1/7.
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Send Your Pledges to See Sr. Donna Polar Plunge

Posted December 31th 2017
Sr. Donna has committed to participating in the 2018 Polar Plunge if Bishop Ahr High School can raise $100,000 for the Makerspace project.
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First Phase of Science Wing Modernization Debuts

Posted December 30th 2017
The Makerspace opened on Tuesday, December 19 during a ceremony attended by school leaders, Bishop Checchio, Superintendent Ellen Ayoub, architects, and the donors whose generosity helped make the project a reality.
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Winter Sports Highlights for the Week of 12/24

Posted December 30th 2017
Here's a look at some of the sports highlights for the week of 12/17.
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Winter Sports Highlights for the Week of 12/17

Posted December 23th 2017
Here's a look at some of the sports highlights for the week of 12/17.
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BGAHS Family Shares Christmas Spirit at Care Center

Posted December 18th 2017
On Monday, December 18, BGAHS faculty, administrators, staff, students, and alumni travelled to Immaculate Conception Convent in Lodi, NJ.
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Winter Sports Highlights for the Week of 12/10

Posted December 17th 2017
A look at some of the Trojan sports highlights from this past week.
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Joy Resounds at Ahr Star Mass

Posted December 15th 2017
On Friday, December 15, Bishop Ahr High School celebrated the annual Ahr Star Pre-Christmas liturgy. The mass was concelebrated by Bishop James Checchio and Father Keith Cervine in the gym, which was transformed into a beautiful church for the celebration
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Victoria Tricoles '21 Earns Silver Award with the Help of Classmates

Posted December 10th 2017
The Bishop Ahr High School community congratulates Victoria Tricoles ’21 on receiving the Silver Award from the Girl Scouts of Central and Southern NJ. Victoria chose to help combat the problem of hunger.
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Students Enjoy Christmas in Candy Land

Posted December 04th 2017
The Christmas season started off with a night of dancing at the annual Christmas Cotillion, which was held on Saturday December 2. This year’s theme was “Candy Land Christmas!”.
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Congratulations 1st Quarter Students of the Quarter

Posted December 02th 2017
Congratulations to our Students of the Quarter for the 1st quarter, who earned this distinction for being well-round students and for making positive contributions to the school community.
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Operation Christmas Child Spreads Cheer to the Poor

Posted November 29th 2017
Approximately 150 shoeboxes filled with a variety of gifts such as toys, school supplies, hygiene items, socks, hair clips, mints, gum, and other gifts will be sent to poor children in developing nations.
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Bishop Checchio Delivers Food with BGAHS Students

Posted November 22th 2017
The BGAHS community answered the call to serve others during the season of Thanksgiving.
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Sr. Donna Celebrates 35 Years as Principal of BGAHS

Posted November 15th 2017
Congratulations Sister Donna Marie Trukowski for your dedication and leadership as principal for 35 years! We are proud to have you as “AHR” principal!
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Sports Highlights for the Week of 11/5

Posted November 12th 2017
A look at some of the Trojan sports highlights from this past week.
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BGAHS Community Packs Over 400 Lunches for TASK

Posted November 09th 2017
The CSAC “Change” the world project was one small action that helped us here at Bishop Ahr High School to follow Pope Francis’ call to go out of our way and help “change” the life of the poor.
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Spirited Competition Highlights 19th Annual Grammar School Competition

Posted November 06th 2017
On November 6, 2017, twelve grammar schools participated in the 19th annual Grammar School Competition at Bishop Ahr High School.
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Sports Highlights for the Week of 10/29

Posted November 04th 2017
A look at some of the Trojan sports highlights from this past week.
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Virtual Tour

Virtual Tour

Join us on a virtual guided tour of some of the highlights of Bishop Ahr High School! Click above to get started! Of course, there's nothing like visiting BGAHS in person. Go to bgahs.org/visit for more information!

 

Featured Video

Watch the first edition of BGA '18 News, produced by the BGAHS Video Production classes, with updates on the latest school events and featuring never-before-seen interview and footage.


BISHOP AHR HIGH SCHOOL AT A GLANCE

Student-Teacher Ratio
14:1
STUDENT-TEACHER RATIO
Towns
STUDENTS COME FROM
44
DIFFERENT TOWNS
Alumni
OVER
10,000
PROUD ALUMNI
Athletics
56%
PARTICIPATE IN ATHLETICS
Community Service
OVER
100,000
COMMUNITY SERVICE HOURS IN 2016
Performing Arts
21%
PARTICIPATE IN PERFORMING ARTS
ACADEMIC DEPARTMENTS
BUSINESS & TECHNOLOGY
ENGLISH
FINE ARTS
HISTORY
MATHEMATICS
RELIGION
SCIENCE
WORLD LANGUAGES
NHS
25%
MEET NATIONAL HONOR SOCIETY 3.9 GPA REQUIREMENT
Matriculation
98%
CLASS OF 2017 COLLEGE ATTENDANCE RATE
Scholarships
$38 MILLION
CLASS OF 2017 SCHOLARSHIPS
Colleges
87 COLLEGES
ATTENDED, CLASS OF 2017