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Class of 2018 Valedictorian: Victoria Gatopoulos

Class of 2018 Valedictorian: Victoria Gatopoulos

Safa Hassan, Staff Writer

June 6, 2018


Filed under Class of 2018 News, Features

Senior Victoria Gatopoulos has been named valedictorian of Becton Regional High School’s Class of 2018. Victoria found inspiration to do well in high school from the words of one of her former peers, Jamie Scangarella, who was the salutatorian of the Class of 2016 when she was just a sophomore....

Class of 2018 Salutatorian: Timothy Reid

Class of 2018 Salutatorian: Timothy Reid

Maya Dobrygowski, Staff Writer

June 6, 2018


Filed under Class of 2018 News, Features

While preparing for graduation, Senior Timothy Reid is celebrating his achievement as Class of 2018 Salutatorian. "I'm very honored to be named the salutatorian of my class,” he said. Transferring from St. Peter’s Prep located in Jersey City to Becton Regional High School at the start of his...

Mr. Moore reflects on those graduating from the music program

Mr. Moore reflects on those graduating from the music program

Jilian Kaszka, Staff Writer

June 6, 2018


Filed under Clubs & Activities

Mr. Moore, the music teacher and band director at Becton Regional High School, is sadly saying goodbye to more than a dozen talented seniors this year. This past May, students enrolled in the music program carried out their final performance on the JW-PAC stage. “Their hard work and leadership roles...

Multi-colored graduation cords to be worn at 2018 commencement ceremony

Multi-colored graduation cords to be worn at 2018 commencement ceremony

Jilian Kaszka, Staff Writer

June 5, 2018


Filed under Class of 2018 News

In addition to honor students wearing cords as a symbol of their academic achievement on graduation day, students who have participated in the same extracurricular activity throughout their high school career will be able to illustrate their commitment and hard work by wearing cords as well. Mrs....

Senior Gramlich awarded Hackensack UMC scholarship

Senior Gramlich awarded Hackensack UMC scholarship

Patrick Cao, Editor

June 5, 2018


Filed under Class of 2018 News

Senior Victoria Gramlich has been recently awarded the Stephen G. Pereira Scholarship from Hackensack University Medical Center. While applying for the scholarship in March, Victoria had to fill out an application that required her to answer questions about her grades, extracurricular activities an...

Class of 2018 Post-Graduate Plans

Class of 2018 Post-Graduate Plans

June 1, 2018


Filed under Class of 2018 News

STUDENT NAME FUTURE PLANS MAJOR Alburez, Carlos Bergen Community College Undecided Anderson, Gregory Monmouth University Business Management Anuncio, Shaina Montclair State University Biology Appell, Zachary Lincoln Technical ...

Senior Class President Kuc fulfills leadership goals, looks forward to speaking at graduation

Senior Class President Kuc fulfills leadership goals, looks forward to speaking at graduation

Sarah Bourouf, Staff Writer

June 1, 2018


Filed under Class of 2018 News

Along with preparing to attend the University of Notre Dame in the fall, president of the Class of 2018, Rafael Kuc, is currently constructing his speech for graduation on June 20. “I'm hoping that the class is able to reflect on all of the good times they have had throughout high school as they listen...

Becton announces this year’s honor guards

Becton announces this year’s honor guards

Safa Hassan, Staff Writer

May 7, 2018


Filed under Becton 2017-2018 Highlights, Showcase

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...

Senior Cao participates in American Legion scholarship program

Senior Cao participates in American Legion scholarship program

Konrad Messyasz, Staff Writer

January 29, 2018


Filed under Class of 2018 News

Senior Patrick Cao took part in the 2018 American Legion High School Oratorical Scholarship Program for Bergen County on January 21 and placed fifth. The event took place in Rochelle Park at the American Legion Post 170. Patrick was chosen to enter the contest by his public speaking instructor, ...

Seniors Kuc & Cao noted for outstanding citizenship

Seniors Kuc & Cao noted for outstanding citizenship

Savannah Jones, Editor

November 1, 2017


Filed under Class of 2018 News

Becton seniors Rafael Kuc and Patrick Cao were awarded the Good Citizenship Citation Award on October 19 at American Legion Post 67. After attending the American Legion Jersey Boys State in June, the seniors achieved this award by being outstanding citizens at the event. At the meeting, they were...

Select Becton students highlighted as ‘Jets Upstander of the Week’

Select Becton students highlighted as ‘Jets Upstander of the Week’

Safa Hassan, Staff Writer

October 14, 2017


Filed under In Case You Missed It

To date, seniors Timothy Reid, Patrick Cao, Yaren Ummak, Sabrina Healey, and Bernadette Bouhot and Junior Isabella Marra, have been recommended as Jets Upstander of the Week. Jets Upstander of the Week is an organization, which collaborates with STOMP Out Bullying, whose main goal is to highlight stu...

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