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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...

NHS members give back to their community for Earth Day

NHS members give back to their community for Earth Day

Taina Soler and Brianna Peraino
May 18, 2017
Filed under Community

The National Honor Society attended their third annual field trip in order to help the Carlstadt community. Mrs. Colangelo, adviser of the NHS program at Becton, utilized the chance to teach the NHS members how important their contribution is to the community, and thought this would be a great...

Becton students volunteer at 19th Annual Teddy Bear Party

Becton students volunteer at 19th Annual Teddy Bear Party

Jessica Coleman and Jana Christiano
March 31, 2017
Filed under Clubs & Activities

Art Instructor and NHS Advisor Mrs. Colangelo, along with the National Honor Society members, peer leaders and art students attended the Valley Home Care Annual Teddy Bear Party at Bergen Community College this past month to volunteer to help terminally ill children. There were several events for the children t...

Twenty-five Becton students inducted into National Honor Society

Twenty-five Becton students inducted into National Honor Society

Cecilia Munoz and Jana Christiano
December 8, 2016
Filed under Becton 2016-2017 Highlights, Showcase

The Becton Regional High School administration awarded their high-achieving students for their consistent display of scholarship, leadership, service, and character on November 17 at an annual National Honor Society Induction Ceremony. Being accepted into this honor society requires a student to ...

Becton staff, students raise close to $1,000 for Childhood Cancer Awareness

Becton staff, students raise close to $1,000 for Childhood Cancer Awareness

Aneta Ostasz, Staff Writer
October 7, 2015
Filed under Clubs & Activities, News

          In honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, Becton staff and students held several fundraisers to help donate to a valuable cause. The biggest and most successful fundraiser that was held at Becton was the Jean Day and Hats Off to Childhood Cancer...

National Honor Society collects band-aids for hospitalized children

National Honor Society collects band-aids for hospitalized children

Devyn Di Meola, Editor
February 24, 2015
Filed under Clubs & Activities

Members of Becton’s National Honor Society collected cartoon band-aids for the Children’s Hospital at the Hackensack University Medical Center in their latest service project. The band-aids will all go directly to the Tomorrows Children’s Fund, an organization that helps children cope with cancer...

NHS hands over spelling bee trophy to Rutherford High School

NHS hands over spelling bee trophy to Rutherford High School

John Rotella, Staff Writer
December 2, 2014
Filed under Clubs & Activities, News

Becton’s National Honor Society put up a long and hard fight against Rutherford High School in the November 26 NHS Spelling Bee after failing to properly spell the word ukulele. One of the hardest words in the bee was Ecclesiastes, with one of the easiest being neither. The spelling bee took place in...

14 students of academic excellence, dedication inducted into National Honor Society

14 students of academic excellence, dedication inducted into National Honor Society

Devyn Di Meola, Editor
November 15, 2014
Filed under Clubs & Activities

The National Honor Society Induction Ceremony, which took place in the Becton Performing Arts Center,  warmly welcomed a total of 14 new members on November 13. The ceremony not only served as a formal induction into the prestigious organization, but also commended new inductees and returning members...

Senior-Senior Prom gets positive reviews

Senior-Senior Prom gets positive reviews

Miranda Febus, Editor
October 9, 2014
Filed under Clubs & Activities, Community, Features

Becton’s Senior-Senior Prom held at the Hilton Homewood Suites was a huge success. Many voluntary members of the graduating class were accompanied by National Honor Society members to volunteer at the dance. Patsy Rose, a local senior citizen noted that this year’s dance was especially fun...

NHS fundraises and volunteers year round to help others

NHS fundraises and volunteers year round to help others

Miranda Febus, Editor
October 4, 2014
Filed under Clubs & Activities, Features

If you are looking for an easy way to give back to the community or world, just ask any National Honor Society member about all the fundraisers he or she participates in. Mrs. Colangelo, the NHS advisor, has organized many fundraisers to raise awareness and money for people in need. “We’re trying...

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