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State-of-the-Art Communications and Broadcasting Studio construction to begin in Feb.

State-of-the-Art Communications and Broadcasting Studio construction to begin in Feb.

Noelia Moore, Editor

January 8, 2019


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The creation of Becton Regional High School’s hands-on video production studio will begin in approximately six weeks. The television studio will be the newest addition to Becton’s communications curriculum since the recently added TV Broadcasting course taught by Mrs. Colangelo. “There are so...

Wooden plaque created to honor late custodian

Wooden plaque created to honor late custodian

Blaze Grabowski, Staff Writer

January 6, 2019


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The Becton Board of Education and Administration unveiled a commemorative plaque in honor of the high school’s late custodian, Mr. John Shaw. The plaque reads “Get Home Safely,” which was a phrase Mr. Shaw was well known for saying to faculty, staff and students as they prepared to leave the building. A...

Nine new members inducted into National Honor Society

Nine new members inducted into National Honor Society

Safa Hassan, Staff Writer

November 21, 2018


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Nine students have been inducted into the National Honor Society on Nov. 20. The list includes seniors Alessandra Acevedo and Angelyn Ariza and juniors JulieAnne Fossett, Cecilia Kang, Martha Kato, Catherine Kim, Alyssa Nozka, Gianna Penna and Salome Siradze. A total of 19 juniors and seniors have met th...

Becton offers first-time TV Broadcasting elective

Becton offers first-time TV Broadcasting elective

Noelia Moore, Editor

September 20, 2018


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Among the new courses that have been added this school year, Becton Regional High School has included TV Broadcasting to their Program of Studies. Art Instructor Mrs. Colangelo, who has been appointed to teach the elective, stated, “I’m excited to be selected as the teacher for the first ever TV...

NHS members visit CPS to promote literacy

NHS members visit CPS to promote literacy

Ryan Strauss, Staff Writer

June 5, 2017


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The National Honor Society visited Carlstadt Public School on May 22 to promote literacy by reading books and organizing activities to strengthen reading comprehension. National Honor Society Adviser Mrs. Colangelo, in coordination with CPS librarian Mrs. Carlin, organized the trip where attendees...

Becton art students create E.R. clubhouse murals

Becton art students create E.R. clubhouse murals

Brianna Peraino and Taina Soler

May 30, 2017


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Becton Regional High School teachers Mrs. Savincki, Mrs. Colangelo, and Mr. Maucione collaborated with select Becton students to create murals at the East Rutherford Little League Clubhouse this past May. Seniors Matt Gonzalez, Emily Venegas, Analix Bravo, Kattlyn Vasquez, Francesca Monterrosa and...

NHS members give back to their community for Earth Day

NHS members give back to their community for Earth Day

Taina Soler and Brianna Peraino

May 18, 2017


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The National Honor Society attended their third annual field trip in order to help the Carlstadt community. Mrs. Colangelo, adviser of the NHS program at Becton, utilized the chance to teach the NHS members how important their contribution is to the community, and thought this would be a great...

First ever Becton ‘Carnivale’ celebration a success

First ever Becton ‘Carnivale’ celebration a success

Savannah Jones, Editor

March 9, 2017


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Becton students celebrated the first ever Carnivale with art, music and decorations in the gym and snacks in the main cafeteria during their lunch period on Friday, March 3. Carnivale is a national celebration that occurs before the religious observance of Lent, so the Art, World Language and Family...

Mrs. Rydzfski to act as art maternity leave replacement

Mrs. Rydzfski to act as art maternity leave replacement

Patrick Cao, Editor

September 19, 2016


Filed under Becton 2016-2017 Highlights

Art Teacher Mrs. Colangelo’s maternity leave replacement, Mrs. Rydzfski, is currently teaching digital photography classes, which are offered during the first three periods of the day. With ten years experience in the classroom, Mrs. Rydzfski has a strong grasp on how to teach art. Before she began...

Becton staff, students raise close to $1,000 for Childhood Cancer Awareness

Becton staff, students raise close to $1,000 for Childhood Cancer Awareness

Aneta Ostasz, Staff Writer

October 7, 2015


Filed under Clubs & Activities, News

          In honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, Becton staff and students held several fundraisers to help donate to a valuable cause. The biggest and most successful fundraiser that was held at Becton was the Jean Day and Hats Off to Childhood Cancer...

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