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Mrs. Bonanno receives $4,500 grant for Italian language instruction

Mrs. Bonanno receives $4,500 grant for Italian language instruction

Kaya Zawistowski, Staff Writer

November 21, 2017


Filed under Teacher Feature

The Becton faculty and staff is continually being recognized with many outstanding rewards, the latest one being for the high school's very own Italian teacher, Mrs. Bonanno. Although it is only her second year teaching at Becton, Mrs. Bonanno completed the process of applying for a grant for $4,500...

Teacher’s Aide Ms. Siri continues her studies in education

Teacher’s Aide Ms. Siri continues her studies in education

Fabrizio Jimenez, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017


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Ms. Siri, a teacher’s aide at Becton Regional High School, is on her way to becoming a full time certified teacher. Looking forward to one day becoming an ESL and bilingual instructor, the Becton educator is close to completing her certification. In her past teaching experiences, she has taught...

Summertime and the living ISN’T easy

Summertime and the living ISN’T easy

Jana Christiano and Jessica Coleman

May 31, 2017


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With summer right around the corner, many students are left scrambling for jobs while faculty and staff take the time to reflect on the days when they used to work during the hot days of July and August just for some spending money. The principal of Becton Regional High School, Dr. Sforza, took on...

Ms. Klamerus oversees hundreds of counselors at conference

Ms. Klamerus oversees hundreds of counselors at conference

Brianna Peraino and Taina Soler

February 28, 2017


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Student Assistance Counselor Ms. Klamerus oversaw over 200 attendees at the Annual Student Assistance Conference in Long Branch, New Jersey this past February. The informational event included 56 exhibitors who showcased their companies and rehabilitation centers. “I feel grateful to the entire...

Interdisciplinary lesson introduces students to Panamanian culture

Interdisciplinary lesson introduces students to Panamanian culture

February 3, 2017


Filed under Becton 2016-2017 Highlights, Teacher Feature, Uncategorized

Spanish Teacher Ms. Ruiz and Art Teacher Ms. Savincki co-taught a lesson about Molas from Panama, Central America to both their Spanish 2 and Art Experiences classes respectively on February 2 and 3. Ms. Ruiz discussed the culture and origin of the molas from the Kuna tribe.  She also shared some...

Mrs. Ferris named 2016-2017 Teacher of the Year

Mrs. Ferris named 2016-2017 Teacher of the Year

Taina Soler and Brianna Peraino

January 13, 2017


Filed under Becton 2016-2017 Highlights, Teacher Feature

Mathematics Instructor Mrs. Ferris has earned recognition as Becton’s 2016-2017 Teacher of the Year. Mrs. Ferris has been teaching all levels of calculus and supplemental math and advising the senior class since the inception of her career. The Teacher of the Year is awarded to an instructor that...

Mrs. Melchionne receives 2016-2017 Educational Service Professional Award

Mrs. Melchionne receives 2016-2017 Educational Service Professional Award

Patrick Cao, Co-Editor

January 13, 2017


Filed under Becton 2016-2017 Highlights, Teacher Feature

Paraprofessional Mrs. Melchionne has earned the 2016-2017 Educational Service Professional Award for her hard work at Becton Regional High School. Mrs. Melchionne, who has worked at Becton for nine years, stated that she is ecstatic over winning the award, while knowing that her fellow colleagues...

Becton students say ‘Ciao!’ to Mrs. Bonanno

Becton students say ‘Ciao!’ to Mrs. Bonanno

Jana Christiano, Staff Writer

September 18, 2016


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Coming from numerous years of experience, Mrs. Bonanno is entering the 2016-2017 school year as an Italian teacher at Becton Regional High School. During her previous years, she has worked in areas such as New York City and Morristown, New Jersey and for the Pascack Valley Regional High School Distr...

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