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NHS members help Becton students ‘ketchup’ on their work

Becton NHS members, Carlos Mercado and Austin Kim, tutor students during lunch.

Cindy Muco, Staff Writer

December 15, 2017

Many students may find themselves struggling with a certain subject, but they may not know how to ask for help or may not necessarily feel comfortable in asking, so the “Ketchup Lunch Session” has been created so interested students can report to the media center during the common lunch to receive...

National Honor Society Ceremony recognizes 14 inductees

Senior Rafael Kuc is president of the National Honor Society.

November 17, 2017

Fourteen students have been inducted into Becton’s National Honor Society during a presentation and induction ceremony on November 14. New members include Catherine Dinapoli, Maya Dobrygowski, Kenny Fernandez, Shanny Flammanc, Charles Flenner, Veronica Hernandez, Savannah Jones, Paige Kruse, Gene...

NHS members visit CPS to promote literacy

NHS members get into character while reading a children's book.

Ryan Strauss, Staff Writer

June 5, 2017

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...

NHS members give back to their community for Earth Day

The local DPW helped Becton's NHS members clean up the park.

Taina Soler and Brianna Peraino

May 18, 2017

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...

Becton students volunteer at 19th Annual Teddy Bear Party

Seniors Amber Jordan, Tamia Anderson and Ashley Diaz donate their time to play with the children from Valley Hospital.

Jessica Coleman and Jana Christiano

March 31, 2017

Art Instructor and NHS Advisor Mrs. Colangelo, along with the National Honor Society members, peer leaders and art students attended the Valley Home Care Annual Teddy Bear Party at Bergen Community College this past month to volunteer to help terminally ill children. There were several events for the children t...

Twenty-five Becton students inducted into National Honor Society

The 2016-2017 National Honor Society

Cecilia Munoz and Jana Christiano

December 8, 2016

The Becton Regional High School administration awarded their high-achieving students for their consistent display of scholarship, leadership, service, and character on November 17 at an annual National Honor Society Induction Ceremony. Being accepted into this honor society requires a student to ...

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

The participants of the Sept. 30 Childhood Cancer Awareness Day at Becton gather together to show their support for the cause.

Aneta Ostasz, Staff Writer

October 7, 2015

          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...

National Honor Society collects band-aids for hospitalized children

NHS members Bonnie Marallano, Prartana Rajai, Renee Kochinski and Miranda Febus drop off the band-aid donations at the hospital.

Devyn Di Meola, Editor

February 24, 2015

Members of Becton’s National Honor Society collected cartoon band-aids for the Children’s Hospital at the Hackensack University Medical Center in their latest service project. The band-aids will all go directly to the Tomorrows Children’s Fund, an organization that helps children cope with cancer...

NHS hands over spelling bee trophy to Rutherford High School

The NHS participants are ready to take back the trophy in 2015.

John Rotella, Staff Writer

December 2, 2014

Becton’s National Honor Society put up a long and hard fight against Rutherford High School in the November 26 NHS Spelling Bee after failing to properly spell the word ukulele. One of the hardest words in the bee was Ecclesiastes, with one of the easiest being neither. The spelling bee took place in...

14 students of academic excellence, dedication inducted into National Honor Society

The 2014-2015 National Honor Society

Devyn Di Meola, Editor

November 15, 2014

The National Honor Society Induction Ceremony, which took place in the Becton Performing Arts Center,  warmly welcomed a total of 14 new members on November 13. The ceremony not only served as a formal induction into the prestigious organization, but also commended new inductees and returning members...

Senior-Senior Prom gets positive reviews

Senior-Senior Prom gets positive reviews

Miranda Febus, Editor

October 9, 2014

Becton’s Senior-Senior Prom held at the Hilton Homewood Suites was a huge success. Many voluntary members of the graduating class were accompanied by National Honor Society members to volunteer at the dance. Patsy Rose, a local senior citizen noted that this year’s dance was especially fun...

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