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Mrs. De Santis named 2018-2019 Teacher of the Year

Mrs. De Santis named 2018-2019 Teacher of the Year

Noelia Moore, Editor

February 11, 2019


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English educator Mrs. De Santis has been named Becton Regional High School’s Teacher of the Year for the 2018-19 school year. Mrs. De Santis, an alumna of Becton’s Class of 1998, has been teaching at her alma mater for 17 years. In addition to her teaching position, she has been the advisor of the ...

School store helps give back to Becton community

School store helps give back to Becton community

Samirah Reyes, Staff Writer

December 13, 2018


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Located in the main lobby, faculty and students can find Becton’s school store, which is open from 2:30 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. each school day. The school store was created so one can purchase school supplies, beverages, a variety of snacks or even school merchandise. The ultimate goal for any profit...

Sophomore Grabowski receives multiple recognitions

Sophomore Grabowski receives multiple recognitions

Aminah Iqbal and Monserrath Martinez

December 13, 2018


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The last few weeks have been very productive for Sophomore Blaze Grabowski who not only was elected as president of the Class of 2021, but also won the Best Delegate Award at Yale Model Congress. According to several of his classmates, Blaze’s victory in the class election was primarily based on...

Siclari steps up as head coach of Becton’s wrestling team

Siclari steps up as head coach of Becton’s wrestling team

Jesus Hidalgogato, Guest Writer

November 26, 2018


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The Becton Wrestling Team is proud to announce its new coach, Mr. Frank Siclari. “I am well aware of the proud wrestling tradition at Becton Regional, and I am excited to be a part of such a program. It is a privilege to compete here,” Coach Siclari announced. “I’m confident that we will continue...

AP Gov. & Politics students conduct, interpret polls ahead of Election Day

AP Gov. & Politics students conduct, interpret polls ahead of Election Day

Jenny Marcinkowski, Editor

November 6, 2018


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Mr. Carr’s Advanced Placement Government and Politics class conducted a public opinion poll during the week of October 22. Students enrolled in the class were responsible for polling 105 of their peers on various topics, which included Homecoming attendance, the proposed Wellness Center, going out...

Video Game Club helps students decompress, connect with others

Video Game Club helps students decompress, connect with others

Giancarlo Sanchez, Contributing Writer

October 30, 2018


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Becton’s Video Game Club, run by Math Teacher Mr. Mendelsohn, is an extracurricular activity designed around having fun. Active on A and C days during the common lunch period, members engage in many different kinds of games. While some participants enjoy playing digital games, others may have a...

Sophomore Mengistu receives first Act of Kindness Award

Sophomore Mengistu receives first Act of Kindness Award

Lisa Squeo, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018


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Kidus Mengistu, a Becton Regional High School sophomore and athlete, has received the school’s first ever Act of Kindness Award by the BRHS Board of Education after he was photographed by a local teacher for helping an elderly woman cross the street. The award was given at the October 10 board meeting...

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

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

Jenny Marcinkowski, Editor

October 17, 2018


Filed under Community, In Case You Missed It, Showcase

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...

Seniors Nuila, Kruse, DeCarlo & Squeo selected as Class of 2019 officers

Seniors Nuila, Kruse, DeCarlo & Squeo selected as Class of 2019 officers

Monserrath Martinez, Staff Writer

October 4, 2018


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The senior class officers for the 2018-2019 school year, President Jaylen Nuila, Vice President Paige Kruse, Secretary Lynda DeCarlo and Treasurer Lisa Squeo, have all agreed that their goals as leaders are to handle senior class activities, continue to increase school spirit, and strengthen the Class...

Female seniors share positive experience of Girls’ Career Institute

Female seniors share positive experience of Girls’ Career Institute

Noelia Moore, Editor

October 3, 2018


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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...

Becton junior enrolls in Italian elective to learn a 6th language

Becton junior enrolls in Italian elective to learn a 6th language

Monserrath Martinez, Staff Writer

September 16, 2018


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Becton Regional High School’s Class of 2020 is proud to welcome a multilingual student, Arturo Santana Gallegos. The polyglot speaks an impressive five languages, which include English, Spanish, French, German and Chinese. “Knowing all these languages really opens doors to the world. Plus, it...

New school nurse, Ms. Collins, brings many years of experience to Becton

New school nurse, Ms. Collins, brings many years of experience to Becton

Samirah Reyes, Staff Writer

September 13, 2018


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Ms. Sharon Collins has been recently hired as the full-time school nurse at Becton Regional High School.  “I am so happy here; all the staff and students are so nice,” she said. Before becoming employed at Becton, Ms. Collins worked as a school nurse for five years in two different school districts...

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