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Art Students Inducted to Honor Society
Posted 04/19/2018 12:45PM

A group of 13 Upper School student-artists are the first members of Bay Ridge Prep's chapter of the National Art Honor Society. The students were officially inducted into NAHS during a ceremony held on April 9. Their selection was based on consideration of their service, character, and scholarship in the visual arts. The students were recognized at the ceremony for their hard work, talent, creativity, diligence and commitment.

As members of NAHS, they will be given opportunities to collaborate creatively with their peers and showcase their leadership skills by giving back to the community through art projects, art exhibits, and fundraisers. Other benefits include opportunities that support college and career preparation, the chance to be nominated for awards, scholarships, and have their works published and exhibited in the National Art Education Association journals.

This year's inductees are Sara Anzalone, Sungminn Bae, Lena Bramsen, Nick Fort, Cam Goldberg, David He, Justin Herzfeld, Max Landy, Xela Perun, Amanda Solecki, William Succup, Olivia Terzuoli and Noah Weiss

Founded in 1998, Bay Ridge Prep is an independent, K-12 college preparatory school offering intelligent and compassionate education in a progressive academic environment.



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Bay Ridge Prep is an independent, private, co-ed, day school accredited by the New York State Association of Independent Schools and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools. Serving students in Kindergarten thru Grade 12 from all across the New York City area, Bay Ridge Prep is located in Brooklyn and dedicated to enriching intellectual curiosity, creativity, and emotional intelligence through a student-centered community that values the unique talents and learning styles of each person.



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Bay Ridge Prep is a co-ed, K-12 independent school in Brooklyn, New York, that is home to 400 students and over 100 faculty spread across two buildings.  With a student-centered environment and fresh approach to education, Bay Ridge Prep provides an enriching academic experience in a socially mature environment.


Bay Ridge Prep is selective in admissions and prospective students go through a formal application process.  What we look for most in an applicant is a student who will benefit from our programs and make a positive impact on our community.


Bay Ridge Prep students get their first taste of hands-on learning in Kindergarten, when they become owners and operators of their own bakery.  By high school, they are deeply engaged in courses like Science, Research & Design - a three-year class that offers the opportunity to conduct original, independent research.


Led by experienced arts educators with advanced degrees in art, music and theater, the arts program recognizes that creative expression is a vital and integral part of a student’s development.


Home to nine championships in the last seven years, Bay Ridge Prep Athletics offers students an opportunity to explore physical challenges and develop leadership and teamwork skills.

Student Life

Student life is more than just classes, clubs and team sports.  Bay Ridge Prep is proactive in making every day life for students engaging, positive and enjoyable. 


Giving to Bay Ridge Prep has a profound impact on the daily lives of our students and helps give the school's administration the flexibility and financial resources to address spontaneous needs in and out of the classroom such as undertaking new programs and facility upgrades.


Bay Ridge Prep Alumni can be found everywhere.  Our newest alums are at some of the best colleges and graduate programs in the country and older alums are professionals in the fields of medicine, law, media, education, finance and more.

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