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Archive for March, 2018

PTECH leader named Principal of the Year

March 27, 2018 | Filed in Archive
PTECH leader named Principal of the Year

Hamilton Fulton Montgomery Pathways in Technology Early College High School Principal Michael Dardaris has been named the New York State High School Principal of the Year by the School Administrators Association of New York State (SAANYS). This award is given annually to a member of SAANYS who has set the pace, character and quality of […]

PTECH donates to Cancer Services Program

March 22, 2018 | Filed in Archive
PTECH donates to Cancer Services Program

PTECH freshmen on Wednesday, March 21, presented a check for $223 to the Cancer Services Program of Fulton, Montgomery and Schenectady Counties. Health Education and Promotion Coordinator Suzanne Hagadorn accepted the funds on the program’s behalf. The students raised the money during PTECH’s Cancer Awareness Fair at St. Mary’s Healthcare in Amsterdam this winter. In addition […]

Gloversville selects new superintendent of schools

March 21, 2018 | Filed in Archive
Gloversville selects new superintendent of schools

The Gloversville Enlarged School District Board of Education has announced its selection for the district’s next superintendent of schools. Oppenheim-Ephratah-St. Johnsville Superintendent David Halloran will assume the GESD superintendent’s position July 1, with a contract running through the 2021-22 school year. Halloran will replace Interim Superintendent Robert DeLilli, who has been leading the district since […]

HFM students meet with local graduate now working for Disney

HFM students meet with local graduate now working for Disney

Students at the HFM Career and Technical Center Monday, March 12, had the opportunity to learn about the career path one local graduate took to become a cosmetologist working with such clients as Chewbacca, Moana and the Little Mermaid. Nicole Glover, a 2012 Gloversville High School graduate, who also completed the HFM Cosmetology program, now […]

Students get hands-on engine experience

March 12, 2018 | Filed in Archive

Agriculture PTECH sophomores had the opportunity to get some hands-on experience with the inner-workings of engines when Briggs and Stratton trainers from Power Distributors visited Tuesday, March 6. Jason Cook and Matt Rutnik, who train technicians all over the country, spent the day working with students using engines and engine parts they brought for the […]

Police deem threat at PTECH not credible

March 6, 2018 | Filed in Archive

On Tuesday, March 6, the Johnstown Police Department began an investigation into what they later deemed to be a non-credible threat made against the HFM PTECH school on Jansen Avenue in Johnstown. The police department launched its investigation after a student reported the threat to school administration. Following protocol, a “hold in place” was initiated […]