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Athletic Director Mrs. Giancaspro is recognized as ‘AD of the Year’

Athletic Director Mrs. Giancaspro is recognized as ‘AD of the Year’

Jenny Marcinkowski, Editor

June 17, 2019


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Athletic Director Mrs. Giancaspro has been awarded the title of North Jersey Interscholastic Conference 2019 Athletic Director of the Year for the Meadowlands Division. This award was presented to her at the Annual Sportsmanship Luncheon, which was held at the Chart House on May 29.  “I think I am...

Forensics & Criminal Justice classes combine to perform CSI investigation, mock trial

Forensics & Criminal Justice classes combine to perform CSI investigation, mock trial

Aminah Iqbal and Noelia Moore

June 10, 2019


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The Becton Regional High School’s forensics class launched their annual school-wide CSI investigation, which required collecting data to solve this year’s case of a staff member who vandalized another school employee’s vehicle. At the conclusion of the three-month forensics investigations, w...

Junior Moore to pursue passion for journalism

Junior Moore to pursue passion for journalism

Monserrath Martinez, Staff Writer

May 29, 2019


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Junior Noelia Moore, who serves as an editor of her school news site, has been accepted to attend the Summer Journalism Workshop at the School of Communication and Media at Montclair State University. Approximately twenty-five high school students from New Jersey will attend the fourth annual Summer Journalism ...

Seniors Holland & Monahan recognized for artwork

Seniors Holland & Monahan recognized for artwork

Monserrath Martinez, Staff Writer

May 14, 2019


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Seniors Jennifer Holland and Alexander Monahan's artwork received recognition at the Congressional Art Competition on May 4, while Jennifer’s artwork, titled “Shout,” won third place in the ‘District 9 of NJ’ category. Their work is currently being displayed at the George Segal Gallery at...

Becton’s ‘Commitment Day’ celebrates the Class of 2019

Becton’s ‘Commitment Day’ celebrates the Class of 2019

Safa Hassan, Staff Writer

May 3, 2019


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Becton Regional High School hosted its annual Commitment Day on May 1, along with other schools throughout the United States, to celebrate the accomplishments and future goals of the Class of 2019. Following community college as a popular choice amongst this senior class, ten percent of students wi...

Boys State delegates prepare for ‘citizenship training’ this June

Boys State delegates prepare for ‘citizenship training’ this June

Jenny Marcinkowski, Editor

April 27, 2019


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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...

Seniors Spadavecchia, Palzom & Acevedo bid farewell to the Becton stage

Seniors Spadavecchia, Palzom & Acevedo bid farewell to the Becton stage

Noelia Moore, Editor

April 26, 2019


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Becton Regional High School’s Theater Arts Club performed Roger and Hammerstein’s Cinderella this month with Seniors Mikaela Spadavecchia, Tsering “Jenny” Palzom, and Danna Martinez Acevedo giving their final performances at the school. “Once you perform, it’s a bittersweet feeling because ...

Communications students gain a behind-the-scenes look at Good Morning America

Communications students gain a behind-the-scenes look at Good Morning America

Noelia Moore, Editor

April 13, 2019


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Becton Regional High School’s Journalism, Mass Media, and TV Broadcasting students experienced a live-taping of Good Morning America at the start of this month. The 7 a.m. show included segments such as weather anchor Ginger Zee broadcasting live from the Iguazu Falls in Argentina and a perform...

Debate team members continue to develop skills at PENNMC

Debate team members continue to develop skills at PENNMC

Jenny Marcinkowski, Editor

April 4, 2019


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Becton Regional High School’s debate members joined roughly 750 students from across the nation to participate in the 22nd annual Penn Model Congress held during the last week in March. Sophomore Blaze Grabowski took home a Best Delegate in Full Session award in addition to Honorable Mention in...

Drama students’ monologues reflect growing up in ‘Our Town’

Drama students’ monologues reflect growing up in ‘Our Town’

Monserrath Martinez, Staff Writer

April 2, 2019


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The high school drama class recently constructed and performed authentic monologues called “My Town” inspired by the play Our Town by Thornton Wilder. “The fact that many students brought their monologues to Becton and continued to refer to it [Becton] as their home was the most touching part of t...

Junior Ochoa & his band take home 1st place at talent show

Junior Ochoa & his band take home 1st place at talent show

Jenny Marcinkowski and Jaylen Nuila

April 1, 2019


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Junior Christian Ochoa’s band S.O.A.P took home the first place trophy at this year’s Becton Talent Show hosted by Ms. O’Driscoll and the junior class. Second place was awarded to Sophomore Gianna D’Amato for her vocals and instrumental of Paramore’s “Decode,” and third place went to Senior ...

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