The schools operate an academic program of high expectations and high performance in a bicultural environment where parental involvement is one of the cornerstones. The curriculum is designed to develop students who become proficient in the English language while maintaining facility in Spanish.
When standardized test scores are released, UCC doesn't focus on comparative scores from other low-income and/or Hispanic schools or districts. We focus on other schools—public or private, urban or suburban— that are performing the best as a measuring tool for its own success.
- 98% attendance rate
- 97% retention rate of returning students
- 95% of students who graduated in 1998 completed high school in June 2002.
- More than half of the students in each graduating class at BGCS have gone on to private high schools.
Top 10 Reasons for BGCS
Wondering if BGCS is right for your family? Here are the top 10 reasons a UCC education is the right choice for your child.
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