Upcoming Events

Open House 2020-2021

There will be Virtual Open 

Houses at BHSVA in the upcoming months. Please 

contact School Counselor: 

Ms. Santiago


#: 914-338-8092

Month of November 2020:

11/19 12:00-12:45pm

Month of December 2020:

12/3  12:00-12:45pm

12/17  12:00-12:45pm

Month of January 2021:

1/7  12:00-12:45pm

1/21  12:00-12:45pm

Month of February 2021:

2/24  12:00-12:45pm

2/25  12:00-12:45pm

Month of March 2021:

3/11  12:00-12:45pm

3/25  12:00-12:45pm

Month of April 2021:

4/8  12:00-12:45pm

4/22 12:00-12-45pm

Month of May 2021:

5/6   12:00-12:45pm

5/20  12:00-12:45pm

Month of June 2021:

6/10  12:00-12:45pm

6/17  12:00-12:45pm

BHSVA News & Announcements

          Announcements for this week                                     November 2020

11/23: Remote Learning- All groups Parent Empowerment Team Meeting at 6pm 

11/24: Remote Learning- All groups Virtual Movie Night for Seniors – 3:00pm-5:30pm


 11/25: Remote Learning for all groups After-School Program to recover last semesters’ NX’s – 3:30-5:30-pm 

11/26: NO SCHOOL- Happy Thanksgiving!!


11/27: NO SCHOOL 

11/28: Recovery of NX’s Program- 9-11am

If you received NX’s last semester (back in June) and did not do the work to recover these credits, we have a special after-school program, which begins this Wednesday, Nov. 18th, from 3:30pm-5:30pm

Eligible students were sent a letter via pupil path and were invited to a special town hall last week. If you are unsure about your eligibility or want to learn more, please reach out to your counselors immediately: Ms. Santiago- 9th and 10th Grade Counselor Mr. and 12th Grade Counselor

All NX’s from last semester must be completed by end of January 2021, otherwise you will get an NC- no credit, for the course and will need to retake the entire course. We have extensive support for you and need you to take advantage of the resources we are offering you.

All 9th Graders will attend an after-school session, which starts at 3:30pm on Fridays. You will have the choice of either attending the Peer Mentoring Program or the Freshman Life Program. You will receive more information via pupil path. Reach out to or for more information.

DAILY ATTENDANCE: Please ensure you complete the attendance form daily between the hours of 11:15AM to 12:05PM (including today). Also make sure that you enter your student ID which is a 9-digit number that can be found on skedula as part of your attendance form. ATTENDANCE LINK:


TECH DISTRIBUTION AND SUPPORT- if you are having any issues with your laptops or need technology, please email AP Fields at

Principal WitherspoonEmail:

Assistant Principal Prentis- Email:

Telephone: (347) 721-8354 Availability: Monday - Friday 8:00 Am - 4:00 PM

Assistant Principal Gaby- Email:

Assistant Principal FieldsEmail:

School Counselor Santiago Grades 9 & 10 Email: Telephone (914) 338-8092 Availability Monday – Friday 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM

School Counselor Millien Grades 11 & 12 Email: Telephone (914) 298-0572 Availability Monday – Friday 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM

Social Worker Ramirez Email: Telephone (914) 338-8455 Availability Monday – Friday 8:20 AM – 3:20 PM

SAPIS Counselor Bates Email: Telephone (929) 314-0866 Availability Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday 8:20 AM – 3:30 PM

Parent Coordinator- Sonia Carabajo Email: Telephone- 929)-352-0189

BHSVA Pride!

Everyday day at BHSVA we teach and live by four simple words:

  • Respect

  • Trust

  • Support

  • Responsibility

Welcome to B.H.S.V.A (11x418)

  • 2040 Antin Place, Bronx NY 10462

  • Phone: (718) 319-5160

  • Fax: (718) 319-5165