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Classes compete, show school pride during Becton Spirit Week

Classes compete, show school pride during Becton Spirit Week

December 19, 2014
Filed under Clubs & Activities, Student Life

The Student Council hosted event is as follows: Wednesday, December 17: Wildcat Wednesday Thursday, December 18: Color Day Friday, December 19: Decade Day Monday, December 22: Disney Day Tuesday, December 23: Tis the Season Tuesday ...

Theatre Arts Club prepares for upcoming production of ‘A Tough Act to Follow’

Jamie Scangarella, Staff Writer
November 26, 2014
Filed under Clubs & Activities, Student Life

As winter sports begin, athletes are preparing for their upcoming season. Meanwhile, Becton’s thespians are rehearsing for their sport: the annual school play. This year, Director Mrs. Settembrino and Co-Director Mrs. Laura Heber have picked out a play titled A Tough Act to Follow by Pat Cook. “I...

Running back Roy Forys receives prestigious 2014 NJ Mini Max High School Award

Running back Roy Forys receives prestigious 2014 NJ Mini Max High School Award

November 26, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Student Life

Senior Roy Forys was selected, along with 56 other athletes in the state of New Jersey, to receive the 2014 NJ Mini Max High School Award. Recipients are evaluated according to football statistics, academics, and community service, and the football player was nominated by Head Coach Chuck Kalendar...

The Roasted Peanuts wins Speedball Tournament

The Roasted Peanuts wins Speedball Tournament

November 25, 2014
Filed under Features, Student Life

The Roasted Peanuts is the winner of the 2014 Speedball Tournament, which took place on Nov. 21 in the gymnasium. The team is made up of all twelfth graders, and five teams participated in the event. All money raised went toward the junior class whose adviser is Ms. O'Driscoll.

St. Lawrence University football coach seeks out exceptional seniors

Devyn Di Meola, Editor
November 23, 2014
Filed under Fall Sports, News, Sports, Student Life

Assistant Football Coach Mr. Brandon Lemon recently visited Becton in hopes of recruiting players for St. Lawrence University’s football team. This select group included five seniors: Roy Forys, Giuseppe Giraldo, Dylan Lewin, Giuseppe Penna, and John Zierold. The coach described the academic, social,...

Journalism class visits The Record; sits in on news meeting with Editor Martin Gottlieb

Journalism class visits The Record; sits in on news meeting with Editor Martin Gottlieb

Sharon Skeahan, Media Editor
November 21, 2014
Filed under Features, Student Life

Becton’s journalism class had the opportunity to visit the office of The Record in Woodland Park, New Jersey on Nov. 20. Following the lead of Joe Dziublenski, the Production Copy Editor of the paper, students got a glimpse of a real newsroom and were introduced to many staff positions at the office. The...

Editor Miranda Febus documents journalism experience at Syracuse University workshop

Editor Miranda Febus documents journalism experience at Syracuse University workshop

Miranda Febus, Editor
November 20, 2014
Filed under News, Student Life

Dear Cat’s Eye View Readers, Last week I was one of 16 students selected to attend a Diversity in Journalism Workshop at Syracuse University run by The Record. The experience was very enticing overall, as I was able to learn more about the journalism field. I had to be at The Record’s headquarters...

Mrs. Settembrino’s English 10CP Short Story Writing Contest Winner

November 12, 2014
Filed under Student Life

It was a particularly chilly and dark morning as Rosalinda took her usual Saturday morning stroll. She noticed the clouds hung lower than normal as they blanketed the narrow street ahead of her. Even the big, strong oak trees lining the curbs seemed to be weakened by the chilly, autumn air of Boston....

Student Council Costume Contest Winners Are Revealed

Student Council Costume Contest Winners Are Revealed

Klaudia Ryznar, Staff Writer
October 31, 2014
Filed under Features, Student Life

Most Creative: Operation, Zoe Rose   Scariest: American Horror Story, John Rotella, Leliah Spruill, Brittany Welsch, Kaity Cruz   Funniest: 3 Amigos, Taylor Gruntfest, Frankie Plescia, Tanya Sanchez   Most Original: Sunmaid Raisins, Devyn DiMeola   Group: Holidays, Junior girls ...

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