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Becton graduate visits alma mater to speak about military, NASA career

Becton graduate visits alma mater to speak about military, NASA career

Sarah Bourouf, Staff Writer

June 7, 2018


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Mr. Manny Antimisiaris, a research pilot for NASA in Southern California, visited his alma mater, Becton Regional High School, on June 5 to speak to the students about his impressive career. He also delivered the keynote address at Bergen County's Annual Valedictorian Recognition Breakfast at the Fiest...

Spanish Language Instructor Ms. Ruiz organizes Multicultural Exchange Assembly

Spanish Language Instructor Ms. Ruiz organizes Multicultural Exchange Assembly

Jenny Marcinkowski and Jaylen Nuila & Maya Dobrygowski

May 16, 2018


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Spanish Language Instructor Ms. Consuelo Ruiz coordinated Becton’s first Multicultural Exchange Assembly made up of presentations by ambassadors from Spain and Mexico on May 14. The event, which launched the high school’s International Week, included students enrolled in all levels of a world la...

Becton’s Robotics Club places first at SBJC Innovation Fair

Becton’s Robotics Club places first at SBJC Innovation Fair

Noelia Moore, Staff Writer

May 2, 2018


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Becton Regional High School’s Robotics Club had its first victory of the year at the South Bergen Jointure Robotics Innovation Fair held on April 25 in the Becton gymnasium. “It felt great to host this event,” stated Superintendent Mrs. Clarke who volunteered BRHS to be the location for the...

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


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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...

NJ Dept. of Ed. recognizes BRHS as ‘model high school’

NJ Dept. of Ed. recognizes BRHS as ‘model high school’

March 2, 2018


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The Becton School District is proud to announce that the New Jersey Department of Education (NJDOE) is categorizing Becton Regional High School as a model high school based on the educational institution’s recent academic success and implementation of career-focused programs. Regarding the 2016-2017...

Becton Performing Arts Center dedicated to former teacher Mr. James Williams

Becton Performing Arts Center dedicated to former teacher Mr. James Williams

October 24, 2017


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The Henry P. Becton Performing Arts Center has recently been renamed the James Williams Performing Arts Center in honor of a former teacher, coach and play director who has served the Carlstadt and East Rutherford community for over 40 years. Mr. Williams began his career as a science educator for...

Becton graduation rate climbs nearly 14% in past 2 years

Becton graduation rate climbs nearly 14% in past 2 years

March 22, 2017


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The Henry P. Becton Regional High School administration and staff is proud to announce that the high school’s adjusted cohort graduation rate has significantly increased for the second consecutive year reaching 92.81 percent in 2015 and rising to 97.5 percent in 2016. The adjusted cohort graduation...

AP Exam scores highlight college-level learning at Becton

AP Exam scores highlight college-level learning at Becton

Savannah Jones, Co-Editor

October 12, 2016


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After receiving data on the outcome of students who took Advanced Placement exams last year, Superintendent of Schools Mrs. Louise Clarke has recently weighed in on the 2015-2016 Advanced Placement Exam scores. Before becoming superintendent, Mrs. Clarke taught AP Spanish for many years at Becton an...

Becton banners to promote pride and positivity

Becton banners to promote pride and positivity

Sarah Tawfeek, Staff Writer

September 20, 2016


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New to Henry P. Becton Regional High School is the arrival of life-size school banners. Made possible by the school administration and staff, these ‘Becton billboards’ are meant to instill a sense of pride within the high school. "When students enter our building every day, we want them to be...

BRHS graduation rate climbs by 9.2 %

BRHS graduation rate climbs by 9.2 %

March 16, 2016


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With a 92.81 adjusted cohort graduation rate in 2015, Henry P. Becton Regional High School has seen a record-breaking 9.2 percent increase. The adjusted cohort graduation rate, which is monitored by the Department of Education (DOE), can be translated into the number of students who started high school...

Becton named Top 100 Best School Districts in the state of NJ

Becton named Top 100 Best School Districts in the state of NJ

September 28, 2015


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The Becton Regional High School Community is proud to announce that the Carlstadt-East Rutherford Regional High School District has been voted one of the 100 Best School Districts in the state of New Jersey. Niche, a company founded by a Carnegie Mellon University student, ranks school districts based ...

Mrs. Cannarozzi named 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year

Mrs. Cannarozzi named 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year

Brittany Welsch and Jared Farhat

May 7, 2015


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English Teacher and Department Chairperson Mrs. Cannarozzi has earned the title as Becton’s 2014-2015 Teacher of the Year. “Mrs. Cannarozzi and I have worked together for over thirty years, and I believe she was the perfect choice,” said Superintendent Mrs. Clarke. Mrs. Clarke, Dr. Sforza,...

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