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Senior award recipients honored at annual ceremony

Senior award recipients honored at annual ceremony

June 7, 2017
Filed under Showcase

Congratulations to the 2017 senior award recipients, and thank you to all the donors who make these scholarships possible. List of Awards: Becton Board of Education Valedictorian & Salutatorian Awards Hildegarde & Eleanor Heinrich Scholarship James Cassella Student Athlete Award The Water Store "Strive fo...

Becton to launch new college credit program through Bergen Community

Becton to launch new college credit program through Bergen Community

Sarah Tawfeek, Staff Writer
May 10, 2017
Filed under News

Beginning this fall, the Henry P. Becton Regional High School curriculum will include a new program that allows students to earn college credits through Bergen Community College. Becton students are already familiar with an existing dual enrollment program that allows the juniors and seniors to earn...

Becton graduation rate climbs nearly 14% in past 2 years

Becton graduation rate climbs nearly 14% in past 2 years

March 22, 2017
Filed under Becton 2016-2017 Highlights, News

The Henry P. Becton Regional High School administration and staff is proud to announce that the high school’s adjusted cohort graduation rate has significantly increased for the second consecutive year reaching 92.81 percent in 2015 and rising to 97.5 percent in 2016. The adjusted cohort graduation...

Course offerings at Becton continue to increase

Course offerings at Becton continue to increase

Victoria Cruz and Simran Kaur
February 28, 2017
Filed under Features

During the past few weeks, students have been busy creating their schedules for the upcoming 2017-2018 school year, and as one already knows, over the last two years, numerous new courses have been added to Becton’s program of studies. “As students are told during their scheduling meetings, they...

Becton bowling team prepares for successful 2015-2016 season

Becton bowling team prepares for successful 2015-2016 season

Savannah Jones, Staff Writer
December 16, 2015
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Another successful bowling season has begun at Becton with History Teacher Mr. Caprio as the coach and 12-14 solid team members. Once can find the team practicing at Wallington Lanes for about three weeks before the season starts.  Mr. Caprio said,  “About 25 to 30 students try out for the team...

Becton Bowling prepares to strike again

David Stoltz, Staff Writer
December 3, 2014
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Heading into his thirteenth year as the head coach of the bowling team, Mr. Caprio said that he is looking to bring the sport back to the prominence it had in the early twenty-first century. Guidance Counselor Mr. Caprio has helped lead the award winning team to six league championships and two state...

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