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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...

Becton music students to perform Winter Wonderland Concert

Becton music students to perform Winter Wonderland Concert

Blaze Grabowski, Staff Writer

December 5, 2018


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The Becton Music Department will be performing a Winter Wonderland Concert under the instruction of Mr. Corey Moore on December 11. The band, choir, and show choir will all be participating in the annual event. Musical renditions of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra’s A Mad Russian’s Christmas, Wizards ...

Field trip strengthens students’ understanding of U.S. History II curriculum

Field trip strengthens students’ understanding of U.S. History II curriculum

Noelia Moore, Editor

December 4, 2018


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History educator Ms. Dizon brought twenty-five of her U.S. History II students to visit both the Paterson and American Labor Museums on November 29. The teacher chose these two destinations for the field trip in order to educate her students on the Paterson Silk Strike of 1913, a lesson that appear...

Nozka, Bolwell & Lesho place in VFW Voice of Democracy Contest

Nozka, Bolwell & Lesho place in VFW Voice of Democracy Contest

Samirah Reyes, Staff Writer

November 26, 2018


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The winners of this year’s Voice of Democracy Essay Competition are juniors Alyssa Nozka and Ashley Bolwell and Senior Alyssa Lesho. The contest applicants are all enrolled in Mrs. Lonergan’s public speaking course. The essay writing competition has been hosted by the Veterans of Foreign Wars...

Nine new members inducted into National Honor Society

Nine new members inducted into National Honor Society

Safa Hassan, Staff Writer

November 21, 2018


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Nine students have been inducted into the National Honor Society on Nov. 20. The list includes seniors Alessandra Acevedo and Angelyn Ariza and juniors JulieAnne Fossett, Cecilia Kang, Martha Kato, Catherine Kim, Alyssa Nozka, Gianna Penna and Salome Siradze. A total of 19 juniors and seniors have met th...

Becton’s first Wellness Center set to open this fall

Becton’s first Wellness Center set to open this fall

Noelia Moore, Editor

November 13, 2018


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English Instructor Mrs. Gatto is preparing for the unveiling of Becton Regional High School’s first Wellness Center, which is a calming and safe place where students and teachers can find resources and practice methods to cultivate and maintain physical, emotional and mental wellness. The center itself...

Mrs. Gatto’s English classes celebrate The Great Gatsby

Mrs. Gatto’s English classes celebrate The Great Gatsby

Misha Asim, Staff Writer

October 19, 2018


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Mrs. Gatto’s senior English classes traveled back in time to celebrate The Great Gatsby on Friday, October 19. This event, also known as Gatsby Day, is a day when seniors and faculty are given the opportunity to come to school dressed up in 1920’s attire and spend the day celebrating the decade a...

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


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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...

Mr. James Bononno becomes Acting Assistant Principal of BRHS

Mr. James Bononno becomes Acting Assistant Principal of BRHS

Safa Hassan, Staff Writer

October 17, 2018


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History Instructor Mr. James Bononno has been recently appointed the position as Acting Assistant Principal of Becton Regional High School by the Carlstadt-East Rutherford Board of Education. When asked if he would be willing to take on the role by Acting Superintendent/Principal Dr. Sforza, Mr. Bononno...

Dr. Sforza appointed as Becton Regional H.S. Acting Supt./Prin.

Dr. Sforza appointed as Becton Regional H.S. Acting Supt./Prin.

Jenny Marcinkowski, Editor

October 12, 2018


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Becton Regional High School Principal Dr. Dario Sforza has been recently appointed by the Carlstadt-East Rutherford Board of Education to fulfill the role of Acting Superintendent/Principal of the high school. Dr. Sforza believes that his long line of experience related to education and ability to...

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