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50th High School Reunion

October 18, 2017 by Anita Iannantuono Marione (Register to contact)

Save the Date Sept 15, 2018 for the class of 1968.
We are trying to locate as many classmates as possible. Please contact me with any information you may have for our classmates.

Alumni Shirts

August 18, 2014 by Sylvia Ormando (Register to contact)

To protect privacy, contact info has been removed from this post. Register to see the original with contact info.

Hi everyone,
I overbought some Alumni shirts for our reunion and have 12 shirts available in size 2XL. I'm selling them for $20.00 each and includes mailing cost to you. Anyone interested please send a check for that amount to:
Sylvia Ormando
165 Davenport Road
Toms River, NJ 08757

Shirt will be mailed within 1-2 days, the shirts are a golf shirt and have a collar with 3 buttons. On the left side if shirt it says North Bergen Bruins Alumni. If you have Facebook you will be able to see a picture of it or send me an email at: ormandosm@ *****.com and I will send you a photo.


September 14, 2012 by Ronald Catoggio (Register to contact)

would you believe my son has been and still is a north bergen high school ENGLISH teacher!!!!!

North Bergen High School News From Around The Web

  1. Date announced for North Bergen High School's 'Alien' encore performance
  2. New Jersey High School That Staged Theatrical Adaptation of ALIEN Will Present Encore 4/26  Broadway World
  3. Encore Performance of Viral 'Alien' Play Coming to New Jersey High School On "Alien Day"!  Bloody Disgusting
  4. 'Alien: The Play' will do an encore show at NJ high school  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio
  5. High School Production of Alien Is Getting an Encore, Thanks to Ridley Scott  Mental Floss
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  1. North Bergen High School pulls off performance of 'Alien'  News 12 New Jersey
  2. NJ students performed 'Alien' for their high school play and it went viral on social media
  3. A New Jersey high school adapted Alien for its spring play  The Verge
  4. New Jersey High School’s ‘Alien’ Play Amazes Audiences  KTLA Los Angeles
  5. New Jersey Students’ Version Of ‘Alien’ Is Amazing  CBS New York
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New Jersey High School Play Based On Sci-Fi Classic ‘Alien’ Set For An Encore Performance  CBS New York

NORTH BERGEN, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — Forget Broadway. It's a New Jersey high school play that is still getting plenty of praise, not just from the community, ...

Sigourney Weaver was on hand to introduce North Bergen High School's production of 'Alien'

On the 40th anniversary of "Alien," North Bergen High School put on an adaptation of the sci-fi classic, and the film's star, Sigourney Weaver, was there to ...

Alien: The Play: Behind the Scenes at North Bergen HS  Vulture

A peek behind the scenes at the North Bergen High School production, Alien: The Play, which went viral last month.

North Bergen High Schools Alien Gets Natl Praise, Celeb Fans

Celeb Fans For North Bergen High School's 'Alien' - Secaucus, NJ - Joss Whedon, Rosario Dawson and Mark Hamill (a.k.a. Luke Skywalker) are praising the ...

Sigourney Weaver, Ridley Scott Praise New Jersey High School’s Production Of ‘Alien’  CBS New York

NORTH BERGEN, N.J. (CBSNewYork) – A New Jersey high school's production of “Alien” has earned some high praise from high-profile supporters.

Watch Alien: The Play Staged by New Jersey High School and Feel Your Chest Burst With Pride  Vulture

Alien: The Play put on by North Bergen High School in New Jersey is available to watch online, including Sigourney Weaver's live introduction.

Behind The Scenes Of North Bergen High School's 'Alien'  CBS New York

BEHIND THE SCENES AT 'ALIEN': Check out the costumes and monstrous transformation of a student actor into the xenomorph at North Bergen High School's ...

GOP women hold launch party; Freeholders honor retiree | Journal Entries

The Hudson County Federation of Republican Women held a launch party on June 29; Howard Moore, Assistant Personal Director of Hudson County, retires ...

Behind The Scenes At North Bergen High School’s ‘Alien’  CBS New York

Behind The Scenes At North Bergen High School's 'Alien'Costumes From North Bergen High School's "Alien"Take a closer look at some of the props and ...

North Bergen schools want voter OK to borrow $60M

NORTH BERGEN — Township voters on Tuesday will decide whether the school district can move ahead with a $65 million plan to buy the county's old High ...

Referendum for North Bergen High School expansion still set for Dec. 11  The Hudson Reporter

A referendum that would result in a major renovation of North Bergen High School will remain on the ballot for the voters to decide its fate on Dec. 11. The North ...

North Bergen voters say 'yes' to $60 million bond for schools realignment plan

North Bergen voters overwhelmingly approved a referendum question that approve the borrowing $60 million for the purchase and renovation of the former High ...

'Alien' Looks Glorious on Stage in This New Jersey High School Play

Last night the North Bergen High School in New Jersey put on 'Alien' as their school play and it looks absolutely incredible.#hrgiger#Alien#rushmore ...

Will North Bergen voters stick with Sacco or chart new course with Wainstein?

Will North Bergen voters choose a new face to lead or will they stick with what they've known for the past three decades? The answer will come May 14 when ...

North Bergen Student, Joel Lima, Receives Free Laptop After Act of Kindness  InsiderNJ

North Bergen Student, Joel Lima, Receives Free Laptop After Act of Kindness. Joel Gifted a Free Bicycle to his Friend, Raffled at the L.E.A.D. Program Run by ...

Back to the future: Sacco sworn in for 8th term as North Bergen mayor

NORTH BERGEN — Mayor Nicholas Sacco, after a landslide victory, and four other commissioners were sworn into for new four-year terms Tuesday afternoon.

Forming the foundation for esports in NJ  NJTV News

Over 450 million people around the world are expected to watch esports in 2019, and global revenues are expected to exceed $1 billion.

N.J. high school's smash hit 'Alien' play is back for encore. Take a look inside before the show.

North Bergen High School's Drama Club's encore performance of Alien the play based on classic movie.

North Bergen returns core, momentum for 2019 spring season

Last year was quite the season for the North Bergen girls outdoor track and field program. A convincing 81-point victory over St. Dominic to claim its third straight ...

North Bergen High School 2018 prom (PHOTOS)

Jersey Journal Photo Editor Reena Rose Sibayan captured the students and their dates striking some very striking poses as well as having fun on the dance ...

New Jersey high school’s celebrated ‘Alien’ play gets encore  The Spokesman-Review

A New Jersey high school's stage production of “Alien” is coming back with help from the 1979 film's director, Ridley Scott.

North Bergen High School will be on the move in 2019

One of the largest high schools in the state is on the move. School board officials announced yesterday that North Bergen High School will be moving into the ...

Wainstein files ethics complaint in school-expansion saga  The Hudson Reporter

The controversy between North Bergen mayoral candidate Larry Wainstein and the township's superintendent of schools is escalating. Wainstein, represented ...

Meet the candidates running in North Bergen's municipal election

Here are the candidates running in North Bergen's May 14 municipal election.

Sacco schools referendum wins big in North Bergen  New Jersey Globe

North Bergen mayor Nicholas Sacco scored a huge win Tuesday night when voters overwhelmingly approved a referendum that will allow the town to buy the ...

Who are voters picking in West New York, North Bergen elections? MYOB

Voters were shy about their choices in the May 14 municipal races in these two Hudson County towns.

Fairview Officer Backing Up Colleague Injured In North Bergen Crash  Daily Voice

A Fairview police officer backing up a colleague who was chasing a stolen car on Friday sustained a fractured thumb and bruises in a crash in North Bergen, ...

North Bergen's Abdallah El Saleh scores 1000th point, gets triple-double (Video)

Abdallah El Saleh scored his 1,000th career point and he recorded a triple-double with 28 points, 11 rebounds and 10 steals to lead North Bergen over Bayonne ...

North Bergen High School 2018 graduation (PHOTOS)

The graduates descended on James J. Braddock North Hudson Park for the ceremony.

North Bergen officials taking precautions over ‘vague threat’ found in high school  Hudson County View

While the threat is not deemed to be credible, parents of North Bergen High School students were alerted that a "vague threat" was written in a bathroom.

North Bergen High may get new home

New High School will have more room along with programs for students in North Bergen.

New Jersey high school's 'Alien' play is the talk of Hollywood  KRDO

A high school production of the iconic 1979 movie "Alien" has burst onto the scene and even garnered Hollywood's attention.

North Bergen (N.J.) district will move high school to high-tech campus that is being vacated  American School & University

The North Bergen (N.J.) school district says it will move its high school to a facility being vacated by Hudson County Schools of Technology's High Tech High ...

We saw the viral 'Alien' N.J. high school play. It was cooler than we ever imagined.

North Bergen High School's encore production of "Alien: The Play," was creepy, scary and frankly ingenious.

Local Government Week kicks off in April  The Hudson Reporter

The Hudson County League of Municipalities is kicking off its annual NJ Local Government Week on April 6. This year's celebration is the first in which the ...

Official 'Alien' Account Uploads Highlight Video of NJ High School's Viral 'Alien' Play  Bloody Disgusting

On "Alien Day" last month, over 800 people attended a special encore presentation of Alien: The Play at North Bergen High School in New Jersey, a low-budge.

North Hudson Year in Review  The Hudson Reporter

The greater North Hudson area was the scene of some major stories in 2018. Major shifts in the housing market are underway as a development boom has led ...

A new North Bergen High School will be Mayor Sacco's greatest achievement

Mayor Nicholas Sacco's announcement last Monday that a new North Bergen High School is on the way may just be the most important date in the township's ...

Security Beefed Up At North Bergen High School After Threatening Message Found  CBS Local

NORTH BEGERN, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Authorities were taking no chances Friday after a threatening message was found at North Bergen High School.

Mayor Roque’s support of Wainstein wavering  The Hudson Reporter

North Bergen and West New York both have 2019 mayoral elections just months away. As with most concurrent elections in Hudson County, they will likely ...

H.S. baseball player bound, gagged and dragged around field in 'hazing' incident, mayor says

Mayor Felix Roque provided the account of the incident Wednesday after being informed by a school district staff member.

North Bergen High School Prom 2015 (PHOTOS)

North Bergen High School students had fun at prom on Wednesday at the Rockleigh Country Club.

Kearny resident graduates; High school students receive merit scholarships | Journal Entries

Mount Saint Mary College graduated 600 students during its annual Commencement ceremony on May 18. Among the graduates was Kayla O'Connor of ...

North Bergen High School 2016 graduation (PHOTOS)

Nearly 600 North Bergen High School seniors graduated this morning in a ceremony celebrating their four years of hard work at the school.

North Bergen High School football preview 2017


PHOTOS: North Bergen High School graduation 2015

A class of 552 students left high school behind and began a new chapter when the North Bergen High School senior class graduated this morning at Bruins ...

Every NJ School Graded In Newly Released State Report: Your Rank?  Toms River, NJ Patch

Every NJ School Graded In Newly Released Report - Toms River, NJ - UPDATE: NJ released its controversial system that grades every school on a 0-100 scale.

US News Best High Schools 2019: Heres How 350 NJ Schools Ranked  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

NJ Schools Make Elite US News List - Point Pleasant, NJ - UPDATE: US News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country.

North Bergen teacher assaulted while trying to stop fight  News 12 New Jersey

A North Bergen High School teacher was kicked in the face while attempting to break up a fight between two teenage girls.

North Bergen teacher kicked in the head breaking up fight — VIDEO  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

NORTH BERGEN — A teacher who said he was trying to break up a fight ended up in the middle of the action, and now four people are facing serious charges.

High School Football Team Helps Local Police Rescue Stray Dogs from Freezing Temperatures  Babble

The North Bergen High School football team helped local police rescue a three dogs — a mom and her two pups from bitter cold on New Year's Eve.

PHOTOS: North Bergen High School 2014 graduation  The Star-Ledger

In front of Board of Education members, elected officials and proud family members and friends, the North Bergen High School Class of 2014 received their ...

Wrestling: Big North team-by-team previews

Here's a look around the Big North Conference as the wrestling season gets underway.

North Bergen’s High Tech High School ranked in top 25 best public schools list  Hudson County View

North Bergen's High Tech High School was ranked no. 12 among the top 25 best public high schools in the country, according to the website Niche.

Family of legendary N.J. football coach sues district over unused sick time payout

JERSEY CITY – The family of a legendary high school football coach is suing the North Bergen Board of Education, alleging he was not properly compensated ...

High School Performance of 'Alien' So Impressive, Sigourney Weaver Surprises Students at Second Show  Good News Network

Despite a tiny high school budget, students did such a realistic job bringing the film ALIEN to life that Sigourney Weaver showed up and Ridley Scott sent money.

Jersey Journal front and back page news: Saturday, March 30, 2019

Patrick Villanova | The Jersey Journal The shocking murder of a jogger whose body was found in the lake in Jersey City's Lincoln Park has frightened the ...

North Bergen schools plan could finally rid Braddock Park of pre-K trailers

A plan for a new high school and junior high starting in 2019 would free elementary school space for pre-K children housed since 2001 in trailers that violate ...

North Bergen High School fashion teacher leads program where students bake goods to send to troops  The Jersey Journal -

John Heinis/The Jersey JournalFamily Community Career Leaders of America After School Club at North Bergen High School prepare to bake some chocolate ...

Photos: North Bergen High School graduates who died on 9/11, in Afghanistan honored  The Jersey Journal -

North Bergen 9/11 *Service*, September 11, 2012. 10. Gallery: North Bergen 9/11 *Service*, September 11, 2012. Dozens of people came out to North Bergen High ...

North Bergen football coach was paid $74K for unused sick time, but his family wants more

The family of former North Bergen High School football coach Vincent Ascolese filed a civil lawsuit against the North Bergen Board of Education.

Jersey Journal front and back page news: Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Even though Hudson County saw light snow this winter, the freezing temperatures caused nearly the same number of potholes as other years. North Bergen ...

2012 Graduation Photos: North Bergen High School  The Jersey Journal -

The commencement exercises took place on the football field at James J. Braddock/North Hudson Park.

North Bergen High School marching band choreography consultant charged with having sex with 15-year-old student  The Jersey Journal -

nbhs.JPG Journal file photoNorth Bergen High School on Kennedy Boulevard. The school's marching band choreographer has been charged with having sex ...

North Bergen officials stand by aides accused of stealing from taxpayers

North Bergen officials vouched for the character of the employees, who made a lot of money as part-time parks department aides.

Man tried luring teens into prostitution near N.J. high school: cops

A Bronx man posted flyers near North Bergen High School seeking young women to work for his production company, but police say he attempting to lure them ...

Ex-North Bergen teacher: I was forced to campaign for Sacco (VIDEO)

NORTH BERGEN -- A former North Bergen high school teacher claims in a political video that she was forced to campaign for longtime Mayor Nick Sacco, and ...

The 939 NJ Superintendents, Principals Who Earned $150K Or More  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

Salaries Of 939 NJ Superintendents, Principals - Point Pleasant, NJ - These 939 top-paid NJ school superintendents and principals earned $150K, even if their ...

The 10,000 NJ Teachers Who Make $98K Or More In 2018  Point Pleasant, NJ Patch

Top 10000 NJ Teachers Salaries - Point Pleasant, NJ - Here are the 10000 top-paid N.J. public school teachers, a growing club earning $100K-plus a year.

Two honored as Partners of the Year; STEM academy accepted to top colleges | Journal Entries

Jersey City resident, organization honored as Partners of the Year. Partners in Prevention, formerly known as the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug ...

New Jersey teacher violently attacked while trying to break up fight  WABC-TV

Four people are facing criminal charges after a fist fight ended with a high school teacher in New Jersey getting attacked.

070 Shake, breakout star from Kanye West album, comes home to NJ for victory lap (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

In a matter of three weeks this spring, 070 Shake, an up-and-coming singer and rapper from New Jersey, soared to the top of the charts on at least two Kanye ...

North Bergen High School nominated for Blue Ribbon Schools Program  The Jersey Journal -

Pamela Suchy/The Jersey JournalNorth Bergen High School has been nominated by the state Department of Education for the prestigious Blue Ribbon Schools ...

Watch Alien: The Play Online Now

Earlier this year, a group of high school students unveiled their reimagining of the Alien franchise with 'Alien: The Play,' which reenacted events from the series ...

Guttenberg weighs sending 7th and 8th graders to North Bergen

Guttenberg teachers oppose the proposal, which would cost the district $2M in tuition and the union a dozen jobs, all amid building project by both districts.

You Can Watch the Entire High School Production of ALIEN on YouTube Now!  Dread Central

Now here's an awesome way to start your week! It's been getting a ton of press lately. Now, you can watch North Bergen High School's entire production of Alien!

New North Bergen STEM academy lets students 'take what they want'

North Bergen's new STEM academy will start next year.

Prom 2014: North Bergen High same-sex couple opens new chapter of love

North Bergen High School's senior prom 2014. Josh Casiano presents Jonathan Paredes with a promise ring during the North Bergen High School Senior Prom ...

Sacco to retire from school job, will remain mayor and state senator

NORTH BERGEN -- Nicholas Sacco, who for more than three decades has worked as a North Bergen school administrator in addition to his posts as mayor and ...

Jersey Journal front and back page news: Friday, March 29, 2019

The Jersey City woman found dead in the lake in Lincoln Park on Sunday is believed to have been jogging in the park Sunday morning when she was ...

The List: Top Ten Highest-Paid Public School Employees in New Jersey  NJ Spotlight

The Garden State's governor has a salary of $175000. Almost 400 public school employees earned more last year, some of them a lot more.

VIDEO: Mysterious, worm-like creature found in NJ high school lunch  New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV

NORTH BERGEN, N.J. (PIX11) — New Jersey high school students found a worm-like creature moving around a plate of cafeteria food Thursday. Video of the ...

Football: Union City-North Bergen rivalry renews tomorrow with division at stake

The rivalry between the Union City and North Bergen High School football teams is a relatively short one. The feud between the two neighboring cities has been ...

North Bergen police mourning loss of sergeant to suicide

NORTH BERGEN — The death of a township police sergeant from suicide caught members of the police department here by surprise and many of them were ...

WATCH: Breakout NJ artist 070 Shake brings 'Santeria' to 'Tonight Show'

North Bergen's 070 Shake has become known for her contributions to Kanye West's album and several other high-profile projects he recently produced, ...

Hudson County STEM Showcase winners to be honored at ceremony May 1

Dozens of students will be rewarded for their science know-how at the Jersey City Medical Center/RWJBarnabas Health STEM Showcase awards ceremony on ...

North Bergen police sergeant on life support after self-inflicted gunshot  Hudson County View

North Bergen Police Sgt. Alexander Vazquez is on life support after sustaining a self-inflicted gunshot wound last night, authorities said.

Go Behind the Scenes of Alien: The Play in New Highlights Video Feature  Dead Entertainment

This new video is the icing on the cake for the students at New Jersey's North Bergen High School.

Poll: Did North Bergen HS deserve to be stripped of its state football title?

pepnb8.JPG. Students participate in a pep rally celebrating the North Bergen football team's state championship win in the gym of North Bergen High School on ...

NBHS football coach Vincent Ascolese dies, school district officials react  Hudson County View

Legendary North Bergen High School football coach Vincent Ascolese, 77, passed away this morning after a long battle with cancer.

Indicted North Bergen school employee's pay to be discussed, superintendent says

North Bergen's superintendent said he will be discussing the pay of a school employee, who was indicted for being an alleged no-show in a different township ...

New Jerseys 1,000 Highest-Paid Teachers In 2017

New Jersey's 1000 Highest-Paid Teachers - Toms River, NJ - Here are the 1000 top-paid N.J. public school teachers, a growing club earning $100K-plus a year.

Paramus crash closes one lane on Rt. 17

A car crashed into a utility pole, knocking it down on Route 17 south in Paramus.

Which Hudson County high schools have the highest -- and lowest -- graduation rates?

By Patrick Villanova The Jersey Journal. Hudson County's 20-plus public high schools have a range of specialty programs, enrollments, and of course, ...

North Bergen High's new head coach sees past controversy as motivator for winning

New era in North Bergen with former player Czar Wiley at the helm.

2016 District 16 wrestling: Leo Subiza's pin at 160 gives team title to North Bergen for first time since 2008

NORTH BERGEN - Leo Subiza knew there was more than individual glory at stake when he took the mat for his 160 pound final at the District 16 tournament at ...

Which school employees in Hudson County earn more than their superintendent?

You can file this one under "only in New Jersey." When Gov. Chris Christie instituted a salary cap for superintendents of school districts across the state in 2011, ...

Who’s running for North Bergen school board?  The Hudson Reporter

Voters can choose three candidates for three-year terms on the nine-member North Bergen Board of Education on April 17. A whopping 23 candidates have ...

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