Fall 2017 Bergen County Academies Prep
MEK Review is the undisputed leader in Bergen County Academies Prep. Over 300 of our students have been accepted to BCA, BCTHS, the Academies at Englewood, and other fine learning institutions. During the 2016-2017 school year, 83 of our BCA Prep students were invited for admission interviews. Out of those 83, 55 were accepted to the BCA Class of 2021! 35 students were also admitted to Bergen County Technical Schools, and 19 were admitted to the Academies at Englewood.
Over 3,000 students apply for the 500 total seats available at BCA, Bergen Tech, and the Academies at Englewood. MEK knows what it takes to guide students from test prep all the way through application submission!
Program Structure + Schedule
BCA Prep is an extensive test training program designed to prepare current 8th graders for high school admission tests. The program is broken down into two sessions.
Session I: 9/8/17-11/4/17
Test Training – Break old habits and build new, effective test-taking skills.
Introduces students to high-level problem-solving while training them in logical thinking for Math and English.
- 9 Math practice tests + corresponding lectures
- 9 practice critical essays
- Additional homework assignments
Session II: 11/10/17-1/6/18
Competition – Real exam simulation polishes new skills and leads students to success.
Features full-length simulation tests to give students the scope of the actual exam(s). All BCA Prep students are broken up into classes based on performance level to accommodate different learning styles.
- 9 full-length simulation tests
- 9 days of Math drills
- 3 day Year End Boot Camp (12/27-12/29)
- Highly organized independent study hall
- Comprehensive application help (essay revision, review of all app pieces)
*Dual Prep students may skip Session I.
If your child is applying to multiple high schools, please review our Dual Prep test training options.
Dual Prep Programs Available