Cat's Eye View

Ms. Klamerus attends SNAP conference; brings anti-smoking club idea to Becton

Ms. Klamerus says she wants to inspire students to “become more independent in their school environment and help younger students.”

Patrick Cao, Editor

November 8, 2017

Becton’s student assistance coordinator, Ms. Klamerus, attended the annual Statewide Narcotics Action Plan conference on October 19. Also known as SNAP, the conference invites school personnel from Bergen County to discuss the issues of drug use in adolescents and its possible prevention. During...

Local therapist teaches GHG members communication skills

Ms. Lorise Mayer, LCSW, PsyA, a therapist in Bergen County, takes time to speak to the GHG Club about communication skills.

Lynda DeCarlo, Staff Writer

November 2, 2017

Becton’s Girls Helping Girls Club welcomed a guest speaker, Ms. Lorise Mayer, LCSW, PsyA, who took the time to speak to the girls about assertive communication on October 25. Ms. Mayer grew up in Brooklyn observing all the people around her, which led her to desire a deeper understanding of her...

Peer leaders participate in year-long Chick-fil-A Leader Academy

The Chick-fil-A located in Teterboro Landing is responsible for funding the leadership program at Becton.

Jaylen Nuila, Staff Writer

October 10, 2017

The Chick-fil-A Leader Academy is a program that gives a number of peer leadership students at Becton the opportunity to become exposed to individual leadership lessons and activities throughout the 2017-2018 school year. Currently at the high school are 30 peer leaders and 15 of them are participating...

Gaming Club added to Becton’s extracurricular activities

Students gather around to play games and unwind during their lunch time.

Sabryna Almeida and Anthony Cioce

February 28, 2017

The Becton Administration and Board of Education has recently added a Gaming Club to the list of high school extracurricular activities as a way for students to engage in gaming skills during their lunch time. Students will be given the opportunity to meet on B and D days in Room 220 to play games...

New Horticulture Club introduces students to gardening

Students participating in the new club are planting tomatoes, basil and flowers.

Patrick Cao, Editor

February 8, 2017

The Horticultural Club is sprouting into a large group of interested students under the supervision of Science Teacher Mr. D’Alia. The new Becton club was specifically created for students who are interested in learning how to maintain a healthy garden. Mr. D’Alia has been excited with the emergence...

Business Instructor Mr. Siracusa to be new math league adviser

Mr. Siracusa has experience in business, finance and accounting.

Anthony Cioce, Staff Writer

November 18, 2016

Business Teacher Mr. Siracusa is excited to be the new adviser for Becton's math league. “I wanted to be the adviser because I have a love for math, and I have the capability of motivating our students to take their skills to the next level,” he said. Mr. Siracusa said he particularly enjoys advising...

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