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Beating Cancer One Step at a Time

Beating Cancer One Step at a Time

Noelia Moore, Editor-in-Chief

October 10, 2019

“I thought we did a great job!” Physical Education Instructor Mrs. Jessica O’Driscoll expressed. The gym teacher and students Javier Pose and Francesca Dato won first place in each of their age divisions at the run. The school raised $2,359.25 in donations for children living with cancer, surpa...

E. Rutherford earns noteworthy grade in NJ ‘Best Places to Live’

E. Rutherford earns noteworthy grade in NJ ‘Best Places to Live’

June 3, 2019

The town of East Rutherford earned a strong score on Niche’s annual report card, which was released on May 31. The report card grades the “Best Places to Live in NJ” on an A+ to a D- scale. East Rutherford, along with surrounding Bergen County communities such as Hasbrouck Heights, Paramus, Maywood...

Becton’s first ‘Military Signing Day’ honors Willis, Cardona, Chattaway & Alexander

Becton’s first ‘Military Signing Day’ honors Willis, Cardona, Chattaway & Alexander

Noelia Moore, Editor-in-Chief

May 9, 2019

“We wanted to do something special for our students enlisting in the military,” announced Dr. Sforza, Becton Regional High School’s acting superintendent/principal, at the school’s first Military Signing Day hosted on May 1, also widely recognized as College Commitment Day and the start of Military A...

Boys State delegates prepare for ‘citizenship training’ this June

Boys State delegates prepare for ‘citizenship training’ this June

Jenny Marcinkowski, Editor: District Initiatives & Community Affairs

April 27, 2019

Carlstadt juniors Anthony Lenoy, Alessandro Buffalino-Benameur, and Dylan Caughey and East Rutherford juniors Mario Barsoum and Dylan Valenzuela have been selected to attend the 74th Annual American Legion Jersey Boys State (ALJBS). This year’s program will be held at Rider University from June 16 t...

Wellness Club launches first meeting with a focus on acupuncture

Wellness Club launches first meeting with a focus on acupuncture

Noelia Moore, Editor-in-Chief

March 27, 2019

"It is an opportunity to cultivate their own wellness and find ways to proactively manage their own stress,” said Mrs. Gatto, advisor to Becton Regional High School's newly established Wellness Club. “I think this will be especially beneficial to students who cannot visit the high school's Wellnes...

Above Average State Score Validates Becton Regional HS’s Recognition as ‘Model High School’

Above Average State Score Validates Becton Regional HS’s Recognition as ‘Model High School’

March 21, 2019

The Henry P. Becton Regional High School community would like to take this opportunity to share the school’s recently released NJ School Performance Report summative score. We are proud to announce that Becton Regional High School earned the highest score compared to all NJ high schools within its *Distr...

Local crossing guards express views on often overlooked profession

Local crossing guards express views on often overlooked profession

Blaze Grabowski, Staff Writer

March 17, 2019

“It was a high school student, and I never knew his name. He would never smile or respond, and he would always look down. I would greet him whenever I saw him,” stated Ms. Tammy Gil, a crossing guard for the Borough of East Rutherford. She then went on to add, “Many years later, I ran into him...

East Rutherford field re-dedicated to Captain Charles H. Riggin

East Rutherford field re-dedicated to Captain Charles H. Riggin

Jenny Marcinkowski, Editor: District Initiatives & Community Affairs

October 17, 2018

A re-dedication ceremony in honor of Captain Charles H. Riggin took place at East Rutherford’s Riggin Field this past Sunday, October 14. Riggin was an Army Captain during WWI when he was killed during the Meuse-Argonne Offensive in France on October 14, 1918. At the time, he was only 28 years old. Captain...

Female seniors share positive experience of Girls’ Career Institute

Female seniors share positive experience of Girls’ Career Institute

Noelia Moore, Editor-in-Chief

October 3, 2018

With preparations for New Jersey’s 2019 Girls’ Career Institute underway, Becton seniors Jaylen Nuila, Amanda Roa and Lynda DeCarlo took the time to share their knowledge of the program with the female juniors last week. The Girls’ Career Institute (GCI) is directed by the New Jersey State Federation...

NJ Dept. of Ed. recognizes BRHS as ‘model high school’

NJ Dept. of Ed. recognizes BRHS as ‘model high school’

March 2, 2018

The Becton School District is proud to announce that the New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) is categorizing Becton Regional High School as a model high school based on the educational institution’s recent academic success and implementation of career-focused programs. Regarding the 2016-2017...

Becton community mourns the loss of Mr. Joseph Morris

Becton community mourns the loss of Mr. Joseph Morris

January 11, 2018

Former Becton Vice Principal, Principal and Board of Education Member Mr. Joseph George Morris has recently passed away at the age of 90. At Becton, Mr. Morris was known as “Uncle Joe” to many of his students as well as to several of his family members. Mr. Morris served the Becton community since...

Chick-fil-A leadership group delivers gifts to hospitalized children

Chick-fil-A leadership group delivers gifts to hospitalized children

Jaylen Nuila, Staff Writer

December 20, 2017

Becton’s Chick-fil-A leadership group, under the leadership of Ms. Klamerus, visited the pediatric cancer wing at Hackensack Hospital on December 20 to distribute holiday gifts to children. “I was excited to put smiles on their faces and make their day,” said Junior Jeffrey Marques. Senior Anthony...

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