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NHS members visit CPS to promote literacy

NHS members visit CPS to promote literacy

Ryan Strauss, Staff Writer
June 5, 2017
Filed under Community

The National Honor Society visited Carlstadt Public School on May 22 to promote literacy by reading books and organizing activities to strengthen reading comprehension. National Honor Society Adviser Mrs. Colangelo, in coordination with CPS librarian Mrs. Carlin, organized the trip where attendees...

Becton’s Horticulture Club visits New York’s Botanical Garden

Becton’s Horticulture Club visits New York’s Botanical Garden

Patrick Cao, Co-Editor
May 31, 2017
Filed under Clubs & Activities

Becton’s Horticulture Club visited the New York Botanical Garden, which is located in the Bronx this past Wednesday. “The tour guide gave us some really interesting information when we were on the trip. He mostly talked about the usefulness of herbs and their healthful benefits,” said Horticulture...

Journalism I & II classes experience live taping of GMA

Journalism I & II classes experience live taping of GMA

Gina Beneduci and Ryan Strauss
May 8, 2017
Filed under Becton 2016-2017 Highlights

On Friday, May 5, Becton’s own Cat’s Eye View team took a trip to Good Morning America Studios in Times Square to be a part of the live studio audience. The trip was chaperoned by English teachers Mrs. De Santis and Mrs. Scalera. Good Morning America is a morning news television show that airs on...

Culinary students attend field trip to ABC’s ‘The Chew’

Culinary students attend field trip to ABC’s ‘The Chew’

Cecilia Munoz and Jana Christiano
May 8, 2017
Filed under Features

Culinary Instructor Mrs. Marut, along with twenty students, went on a field trip to a television food show, The Chew, on May 4. Mrs. Marut planned a field trip to the hit daytime show after it was suggested by one of her students, Junior Alexa Felten. The culinary teacher then chose the first...

Law students tour Bergen County Courthouse; witness live hearings

Law students tour Bergen County Courthouse; witness live hearings

Savannah Jones, Co-Editor
May 8, 2017
Filed under Features

Ms. Dizon and Ms. Ruiz took Becton’s law students to visit the Bergen County Courthouse on May 5. Students had the opportunity to see how law is used in everyday life as they spent the day learning about the different aspects of law and court systems. “I hope the students were able to see that...

SAT & ACT Class inspires students to consider SHU

SAT & ACT Class inspires students to consider SHU

Sarah Tawfeek, Staff Writer
April 3, 2017
Filed under Features

Juniors and seniors enrolled in the SAT/ACT class at Becton attended a field trip to Seton Hall University on March 28. Seton Hall University, a private Roman Catholic college, is located in West Orange, New Jersey and is home to about 9,627 undergraduates. Becton students were given the opportunity...

Spanish III Honors class becomes immersed in Latino culture

Spanish III Honors class becomes immersed in Latino culture

Cecilia Munoz, Staff Writer
March 31, 2017
Filed under Student Life

World Language Teacher Ms. Sanchez took her Spanish Level III Honors class to visit El Museo del Barrio in New York City on March 29. “I wanted to give the students an opportunity to appreciate and experience a look at many Caribbean artists as well as their artwork,” said Ms. Sanchez. At the...

Journalism I & II students attend GSSPA Fall Press Day

Journalism I & II students attend GSSPA Fall Press Day

Patrick Cao, Co-Editor
October 27, 2016
Filed under News

The Becton Journalism I and II students visited Rutgers University in New Brunswick for the Garden State Scholastic Press Association’s Fall Student Press Day on October 24. GSSPA, which offers resources and support for high school journalism students and advisers, scheduled numerous informational...

Art Classes Visit World Renowned Museum of Modern Art

Art Classes Visit World Renowned Museum of Modern Art

Liya Kowlessar, Staff Writer
May 1, 2016
Filed under Clubs & Activities, Showcase

On Friday April 8th, selected students in Mrs. Savincki’s Art experience class and students in Mrs. Colangelo’s photography class took a trip to the Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) located in Midtown Manhattan, New York. This was the first year these classes went to the MOMA, though in prior years, the...

Marine Biology and AP Biology Classes Take Trip to Meadowlands Environmental Center

Marine Biology and AP Biology Classes Take Trip to Meadowlands Environmental Center

Aneta Ostasz, Staff Writer
May 1, 2016
Filed under Clubs & Activities, Showcase

Teachers are always looking for educational opportunities for students when it comes to broadening their knowledge. Recently, Mrs. Muniz conducted a field trip with her Marine Biology class to the Meadowlands Environmental Center for a workshop entitled Urban Estuary Ecology. Mr. DiDomenico’s AP Biolo...

GHG members prepare meals for the less fortunate

GHG members prepare meals for the less fortunate

Devyn Di Meola, Editor
April 23, 2015
Filed under Clubs & Activities

A handful of Becton's Girls Helping Girls members donated their time, effort, and cooking skills for a good cause on Friday, April 17. The girls spent their morning volunteering at Meals With A Mission in Garfield. GHG members assisted the volunteer team with tasks like chopping onions, shredding...

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