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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...

AP Exam scores highlight college-level learning at Becton

AP Exam scores highlight college-level learning at Becton

Savannah Jones, Co-Editor
October 12, 2016
Filed under Becton 2016-2017 Highlights

After receiving data on the outcome of students who took Advanced Placement exams last year, Superintendent of Schools Mrs. Louise Clarke has recently weighed in on the 2015-2016 Advanced Placement Exam scores. Before becoming superintendent, Mrs. Clarke taught AP Spanish for many years at Becton an...

Becton banners to promote pride and positivity

Becton banners to promote pride and positivity

Sarah Tawfeek, Staff Writer
September 20, 2016
Filed under News

New to Henry P. Becton Regional High School is the arrival of life-size school banners. Made possible by the school administration and staff, these ‘Becton billboards’ are meant to instill a sense of pride within the high school. "When students enter our building every day, we want them to be...

BRHS graduation rate climbs by 9.2 %

BRHS graduation rate climbs by 9.2 %

March 16, 2016
Filed under Community, News

With a 92.81 adjusted cohort graduation rate in 2015, Henry P. Becton Regional High School has seen a record-breaking 9.2 percent increase. The adjusted cohort graduation rate, which is monitored by the Department of Education (DOE), can be translated into the number of students who started high school...

Becton named Top 100 Best School Districts in the state of NJ

Becton named Top 100 Best School Districts in the state of NJ

September 28, 2015
Filed under Community, News

The Becton Regional High School Community is proud to announce that the Carlstadt-East Rutherford Regional High School District has been voted one of the 100 Best School Districts in the state of New Jersey. Niche, a company founded by a Carnegie Mellon University student, ranks school districts based ...

Mrs. Cannarozzi named 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year

Mrs. Cannarozzi named 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year

Brittany Welsch and Jared Farhat
May 7, 2015
Filed under Showcase

English Teacher and Department Chairperson Mrs. Cannarozzi has earned the title as Becton’s 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year. “Mrs. Cannarozzi and I have worked together for over thirty years, and I believe she was the perfect choice,” said Superintendent Mrs. Clarke. Mrs. Clarke, Dr. Sforza,...

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Commemorates Clock Tower, Marks Conclusion of Construction

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony Commemorates Clock Tower, Marks Conclusion of Construction

David Stoltz, Staff Writer
October 29, 2014
Filed under News

Approximately 60 people ranging from Henry P. Becton Jr., local politicians, and administration to parents and students attended the Clock Dedication and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Oct. 26, which concluded with a tour of the newly reconstructed Becton Regional High School. Throughout the ceremony...

New and improved policies and procedures help facilitate productive year

Devyn Di Meola, Editor
October 16, 2014
Filed under News

As students shake off their summer laziness and prepare themselves for a brand new school year, they also need to adapt to the new rules and regulations enforced by the superintendent, Mrs. Clarke and the principal, Dr. Sforza. Detention policies, new lunch and student-athlete code of conduct procedures,...

Former Becton Teacher Mrs. Clarke Becomes Superintendent

Former Becton Teacher Mrs. Clarke Becomes Superintendent

Renee Kochinski, Feature Editor
October 16, 2014
Filed under News

After approximately thirty-five years as a Spanish instructor, Mrs. Louise Clarke worked her way up the ranks to become Becton’s first female superintendent. Prior to becoming superintendent, Mrs. Clarke played the role as a lead teacher, a department chairperson and a team leader. She was then...

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