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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


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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 art students create E.R. clubhouse murals

Becton art students create E.R. clubhouse murals

Brianna Peraino and Taina Soler

May 30, 2017


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Becton Regional High School teachers Mrs. Savincki, Mrs. Colangelo, and Mr. Maucione collaborated with select Becton students to create murals at the East Rutherford Little League Clubhouse this past May. Seniors Matt Gonzalez, Emily Venegas, Analix Bravo, Kattlyn Vasquez, Francesca Monterrosa and...

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


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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...

In Memoriam of Ms. Carole Sudol

In Memoriam of Ms. Carole Sudol

March 21, 2017


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To a beloved educator who dedicated her career to teaching Becton students the art of the interview and the strength of the written word. We, at the Cat's Eye View, thank you for being such a wonderful role model.        

Neighboring movie theater re-opens after renovations

Neighboring movie theater re-opens after renovations

Sabryna Almeida and Anthony Cioce

January 15, 2017


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After recent renovations, The Williams Center Movie Theater located in Rutherford, New Jersey, is now back in business. The Williams Center renovations were made possible through the “Save the Williams Center”' fundraising and the efforts of Shawn Stutler. Stutler has dedicated the past few months...

Mr. Maucione is newest addition to East Rutherford BOE

Mr. Maucione is newest addition to East Rutherford BOE

Cecilia Munoz, Staff Writer

January 13, 2017


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Special Education Teacher Mr. Maucione has been inducted into the East Rutherford Board of Education on January 3. “I am excited to take on this new challenge and learn from those around me,” he said. Being a member of the East Rutherford Board of Education is really important to Mr. Maucione...

Jersey Mike’s Sub Shop raises close to $5,000 for BRHS

Jersey Mike’s Sub Shop raises close to $5,000 for BRHS

Taina Soler, Staff Writer

November 8, 2016


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Just last month, a new local business called Jersey Mike's Sub Shop offered to partner with Becton Regional High School to raise money for the school. After selling approximately 2,300 sandwiches, almost 5,000 dollars has been donated to BRHS. “The owners are very generous for partnering with us,...

Largest indoor theme park to be located in Becton’s backyard

Largest indoor theme park to be located in Becton’s backyard

Anthony Cioce, Staff Writer

October 13, 2016


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A Nickelodeon Universe theme park is currently being built in East Rutherford as part of the American Dream Meadowlands Mall, formerly known as Xanadu. The park is projected to be the largest indoor amusement park on the continent. Guidance Counselor Ms. Calvanico said, “My daughter will be excited,...

First community theater set to perform this October

First community theater set to perform this October

Sabryna Almeida, Staff Writer

October 7, 2016


Filed under Becton 2016-2017 Highlights, Community, Video

The Spotlight Playhouse, an East Rutherford and Carlstadt community theater that was created this past spring, will be performing The Addams Family on Friday, October 21 and Saturday, October 22 in the Becton Performing Arts Center (B-PAC). The show will include performances from Becton juniors Victoria...

Blue street line symbolizes local community support for law enforcement

Blue street line symbolizes local community support for law enforcement

Gina Beneduci, Staff Writer

October 7, 2016


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Following recent approval from the East Rutherford Council and the Police Commissioner, a blue line, which spans from East Rutherford to Carlstadt, was painted down Hackensack Street on Sept. 21. “The line is meant to show support for law enforcement,” stated Dennis Rivelli, an East Ruth...

Becton staff welcomes School Resource and Juvenile Officer David Alberta

Becton staff welcomes School Resource and Juvenile Officer David Alberta

Jessica Coleman, Staff Writer

September 21, 2016


Filed under Alumni, Community

Alumnus Mr. David Alberta is the new School Resource and Juvenile Officer at Becton Regional High School. He began working at the school during the spring of 2016. “I enjoy my work. Everything about working in a school setting makes it a great experience,” he said. While having originally gone...

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...

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