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Becton football: players and fans start the season off right

Becton football: players and fans start the season off right

Sarah Oehlmann and Jenny Marcinkowski

September 20, 2019

This past summer, the town of East Rutherford renovated its’ turf football field. The former field reached a survival life of ten years in 2014. According to Dr. Dario Sforza, superintendent and principal of Henry P. Becton Regional High School, the field had “started warping and fading”. Dr. Sfor...

Highlighted changes for the upcoming school year

Highlighted changes for the upcoming school year

Noelia Moore, Editor-in-Chief

August 12, 2019

As the end of summer approaches, the Becton Regional High School Administration and Board of Education are in the process of making a number of positive changes for the upcoming school year. These main improvements include a larger Course of Studies, changes in faculty and staff, and facilities updates. C...

Board President delivers commencement address at alma mater 40 years later

Board President delivers commencement address at alma mater 40 years later

June 21, 2019

“Strike another match, go start anew, and it’s all over now, baby blue” was the message of Becton Board of Education President Dennis Monks’ speech at his commencement ceremony exactly four decades ago when he was president of his senior class. At the Class of 1979 graduation, Mr. Monks discussed...

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

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

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

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

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

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

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-in-Chief

April 26, 2019

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-in-Chief

April 13, 2019

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...

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