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Becton announces this year’s honor guards

Becton announces this year’s honor guards

Safa Hassan, Staff Writer

May 7, 2018

Due to their class rank, twelve Becton Regional High School juniors have been chosen as honor guards for the Class of 2018 graduation. The list of students includes (back row) Alessandra Acevedo, Zackary Deleasa, Jenny Palzom, Cindy Muco & Wonhui Seo (front row) Veronica Hernandez, Tenzin Dekyong, Angel...

Criminal Justice class witnesses functions of county court system

Criminal Justice class witnesses functions of county court system

Jenny Marcinkowski, Editor

April 30, 2018

Ms. Dizon’s Criminal Justice class visited the Bergen County Courthouse located in Hackensack on April 27. During the trip, 20 students were given the opportunity to tour the courthouse and old jail, as well as experience a live sentencing. Immediately after Becton students passed security, two...

Dr. Khatchig Mouradian presents BRHS students with lecture on Armenian Genocide

Dr. Khatchig Mouradian presents BRHS students with lecture on Armenian Genocide

Maya Dobrygowski and Jaylen Nuila

April 22, 2018

Khatchig Mouradian, Ph. D, a lecturer in Middle Eastern, South Asian and African Studies at Columbia University and Lebanese-Armenian author, visited Henry P. Becton Regional High School to speak to students enrolled in the Holocaust elective and AP United States Government and Politics course on April...

Cybersecurity analyst educates Becton females on male-dominated career field

Cybersecurity analyst educates Becton females on male-dominated career field

Jilian Kaszka and Jenny Marcinkowski

April 16, 2018

Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst Laura Hurley visited Becton Regional High School last week to speak to members of the Girls Helping Girls Club and female students enrolled in the forensics elective offered at the school. Ms. Hurley currently works for the NJ Cybersecurity and Communications Integration...

Becton’s Kruse & Demian both place in Mid-Bergen essay contest

Becton’s Kruse & Demian both place in Mid-Bergen essay contest

Safa Hassan, Staff Writer

April 15, 2018

Becton Regional High School Junior Paige Cruz and Senior Kyrillos Demian placed first and second in the 2018 Mid-Bergen Rotary Club 'Four-Way Test' Essay Contest. The purpose of the Four-Way Test is to promote truth, fairness, good will and friendship in people’s lives. Those who enter the essay...

SAT/ACT Prep class gets a taste of campus life at Ramapo College

SAT/ACT Prep class gets a taste of campus life at Ramapo College

Jaylen Nuila, Staff Writer

April 15, 2018

Becton’s SAT/ACT Prep class, under the instruction of English Department Chairperson and English Teacher Mrs. Cannarozzi and Math Teacher Mr. Jasinski, took a trip to Ramapo College of New Jersey this month. The class visited the school, which is located in Mahwah, in order to get a feel for a small...

Juniors Spirenkov, Novello & Lee to attend Boys State in June

Juniors Spirenkov, Novello & Lee to attend Boys State in June

Patrick Cao, Editor

April 12, 2018

Becton juniors Maxim Spirenkov, Josh Novello and Gene Lee have been selected to participate in this year’s 73rd annual American Legion Jersey Boys State from June 17 to June 22. The event will be held at Rider University in Mercer County, NJ. As part of Boys State, also known as “A Week That Sh...

PARCC updates at BRHS & throughout the state of NJ

PARCC updates at BRHS & throughout the state of NJ

Jenny Marcinkowski and Jilian Kaszka

April 9, 2018

A memo sent to Becton Regional High School on March 6 by the New Jersey Department of Education notified the school that NJ Governor Phil Murphy has fulfilled his campaign promise to end PARCC testing in 2019 and eliminate it as a requirement for graduating students; therefore, the upcoming standardized...

Senior Skwarek places first at Becton Talent Show

Senior Skwarek places first at Becton Talent Show

March 28, 2018

The 2018 Becton’s Best Talent Show, which was coordinated by Junior Class Adviser Ms. O’Driscoll and hosted by juniors Paige Kruse and Aliyah Dearmas, took place on March 27 in the JW-PAC . The first place winner of this year’s show is Senior Benedykt Skwarek who played “Asturias” by Isaac Albeniz on the...

Spanish III students see theatrical production of En El Tiempo de Mariposas

Spanish III students see theatrical production of En El Tiempo de Mariposas

Maya Dobrygowski, Staff Writer

March 28, 2018

Becton’s Spanish III Honors students have recently visited New York City to see the play En El Tiempo de Mariposas, a theatrical production of Julia Alvarez's novel In the Time of the Butterflies. En El Tiempo de Mariposas is based on three sisters who were members of the underground movement...

Bloomfield Recruiting Center helps upperclassmen explore postsecondary opportunities

Bloomfield Recruiting Center helps upperclassmen explore postsecondary opportunities

Safa Hassan and Jaylen Nuila

March 27, 2018

United States Army Sergeant Joseph B. Knece, along with service members of each military branch, visited Becton Regional High School on March 26 for Military Opportunities Day. Military Opportunities Day was organized to give Becton students the opportunity to explore alternative postsecondary options...

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