AfA2 Presents: Full STEAM Ahead!

Inviting all current AfA2 Students & Families AND All Incoming Freshman & Families to Full STEAM Ahead! A special night celebrating the accomplishments of our students over the course of this academic year! Join us for student performances, presentations & displays!

Trouver la Vérité: A Contemporary Ballet

The Bayonne High School Dance Department presented an original ballet titled Trouver la Vérité (French for “Find the Truth”) on May 14th and 15th in the Alexander X. O’Connor Auditorium. Featuring over 80 student dancers, the ballet followed the life and death of Marie Antoinette, shifting between France and Austria in the 1700s and modern […]

CarePoint Health Donates 50K to AfA2 STEM Initiative

Did you hear about the recent donation from CarePoint Health to help fund our STEM Initiative? CarePoint Health and the CarePoint Health Foundation donated 50,000 to Bayonne High School to fund the CarePoint Health Biological Discovery Center within the Academy for Fine Arts and Academics. Nicknamed the “BioDome”, this innovative and exciting new facility will […]

Stony Acres Field Trip

Earlier this November, AfA2 9th and 10th graders took a field trip to Stony Acres – an outdoor challenge course associated with East Stroudsburg University. Over 100 students and Academy faculty members participated in group activities designed to teach leadership, communication, and team building skills! Here are just a few shots from the day (big […]

AfA2 Open House

Ready to apply to the Academy for Fine Arts and Academics? Interested in learning more? All interested students and parents are invited to attend the Academy for Fine Arts and Academics Open House on October 29th at 6:30 PM in the BHS Auditorium. Information will be provided about the program, as well as the application […]

Welcome New Students to AfA2!

Teachers, administrators, staff and students are ready to kick start this inaugural year of the Academy for Fine Arts and Academics at Bayonne High School! Thanks to the hard work of the Bayonne Board of Education construction, engineering and custodial team, the newly renovated wing of Bayonne High School that will house the majority of […]