Baccalaureate School for Global Education, Long Island City, United States

The Baccalaureate School for Global Education is a New York City Public School located in the Astoria section of Queens, New York. BSGE was established in 2002. It serves a student body of 470 students between the 7th and 12th grades. BSGE is authorized by the International Baccalaureate Organization to offer both the MYP and also the IB Diploma Programme. It was ranked number 21 in the nation as of 2012 and ranked #50th High School in the state. Applicants must pass an admission test.AdmissionsAll applicants must be residents of New York City, although priority is given to those in Queens County. Every year, BSGE hosts two Open-House evenings. A test is then required. After the test, the school chooses the students that passed the test and these students will receive an interview letter. After the interview, students get the final notice about whether or not they have been accepted. Student also may choose which language they would like to study (Spanish, French, or Manderin) after acceptance, though the school only uses this as a recommendation. Students who had 2s on their report card or a 3 on any 5th grade state test may be given a letter that requires them to attend the Bridge Program before the school year begins.Notable faculty and alumniDiana Nikkolos, soprano, has received international acclaim for her singing on the opera and concert stages. She has appeared in major roles at the Zurich Opera and sang the role of La Modista in the New York premiere of Nino Rota's The Straw Hat. Ms. Nikkolos has given recitals in Germany, Switzerland and Italy, and in New York City at Carnegie Recital Hall, Abraham Goodman Hall and Alice Tully Hall. Currently serving as an Assistant Prof. of voice, at New York University and artist-in-residence at Baccalaureate School for Global Education, Diana Nikkolos teaches music and is the Director of the BSGE Conservatory of Music in New York. 34-12 36th Ave 11106 Long Island City United States Call: (718) 361-5275
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Baccalaureate School for Global Education, Long Island City, United States

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Found: 06.07.2015


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