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Summertime and the living ISN’T easy

Summertime and the living ISN’T easy

Jana Christiano and Jessica Coleman
May 31, 2017
Filed under Teacher Feature

With summer right around the corner, many students are left scrambling for jobs while faculty and staff take the time to reflect on the days when they used to work during the hot days of July and August just for some spending money. The principal of Becton Regional High School, Dr. Sforza, took on...

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...

Senior students welcome guest speaker from Berkeley

Senior students welcome guest speaker from Berkeley

Savannah Jones, Co-Editor
September 19, 2016
Filed under Features

Pat Verile, an admissions officer from Berkeley College, visited English Teacher Mrs. Scalera’s period eight senior English class on September 15. Mr. Verile was invited to speak to the class regarding important points like interviewing skills, plagiarism and resume writing. He also spoke about the ...

Student Council, Junior Katelyn Leach, host St. Barnabas Hospital Toy Drive

Student Council, Junior Katelyn Leach, host St. Barnabas Hospital Toy Drive

Catherine Dinapoli, Staff Writer
December 11, 2015
Filed under Clubs & Activities

With the holiday season quickly approaching, the Becton Student Council is hosting a toy drive for the hospitalized children at St. Barnabas Hospital in Livingston, New Jersey to help lighten their spirits. The idea of hosting a toy drive for hospitalized children came from Becton Junior Katelyn...

Boys’ and girls’ track teams spring into action

Boys’ and girls’ track teams spring into action

Jared Farhat, Staff Writer
April 22, 2015
Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

As the new season begins, it is readily apparent that our spring teams have prepared long and hard in efforts to have a successful year.  Becton Track has proven that their hard work and dedication has paid off early in the season.   As a team, to date, their record is two wins and three losses with...

Mystery Teacher Revealed

Mystery Teacher Revealed

November 26, 2014
Filed under Teacher Feature

The mystery teacher is Mrs. Scalera!   1. I have one brother and two sisters. 2. I spent one week in Mexico this past summer celebrating my ten year wedding anniversary. 3. I won nicest smile in high school. 4. My picture is hanging up at the Applebees in Totowa. 5. I was once...

Becton Cheerleaders stand strong alongside football team

Jared Farhat, Staff Writer
October 4, 2014
Filed under Sports

Standing on the sidelines and performing at halftime, our very own Becton Cheering Team has worked all summer to prepare for these highly anticipated games. Each and every day the girls perform and try to perfect their routine in order to be flawless at games. With a squad of 41 girls, a typical practice...

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