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Archive for January, 2020

PTECH juniors tour workplaces to explore career options

January 22, 2020 | Filed in HFM PTECH, HFM Top Stories
PTECH juniors tour workplaces to explore career options

This month, with many PTECH juniors in between sessions of their college coursework at FMCC, they were able to take workplace tours aimed at helping the students explore careers related to their degree pathways. Three 11th-graders in the Health Studies pathway traveled to Nathan Littauer Hospital for a comprehensive tour that gave them an overview […]

HFM BOCES plans for growth and sustainability of PTECH programs

January 15, 2020 | Filed in HFM AgPTECH, HFM Foothills PTECH, HFM PTECH, HFM Top Stories

HFM BOCES will implement adjustments to its Pathways in Technology Early College High Schools (PTECHs) for the 2020-21 school year. The changes, developed in collaboration with the superintendents of HFM BOCES component school districts, are designed to strengthen all of the programs and support every student’s path to high school and college completion.  In order […]

Video: Check out the CTE programs available at HFM for 2020-21

Watch the video below and check out the many programs available at the HFM Career and Technical Center for the 2020-21 school year. The center offers 16 programs available to high school juniors and seniors in the HFM area.  This video was produced by the HFM Digital Multimedia and Communications program. Embedded Youtube video about […]

HFM PTECH adds 2 new degree options for students

January 7, 2020 | Filed in HFM PTECH, HFM Top Stories

Hamilton Fulton Montgomery Pathways in Technology Early College High School (HFM PTECH) has added two new degree options for students to earn from Fulton Montgomery Community College. Beginning this academic year, students in the HFM PTECH program’s Information Technology pathway can begin working toward an associate degree in Cybersecurity. This is in addition to the […]

3 HFM PTECH students inducted into FMCC honor society

January 7, 2020 | Filed in HFM PTECH
3 HFM PTECH students inducted into FMCC honor society

Three HFM PTECH students were selected during the fall 2019 semester for membership in Fulton Montgomery Community College’s academic fraternity, the Alpha Alpha Upsilon Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society. To be eligible, the students must have completed at least 12 hours of coursework toward their associate degree and have a grade point […]

Amsterdam superintendent search underway

January 6, 2020 | Filed in Archive, HFM Job Openings, HFM Top Stories

The Greater Amsterdam School District Board of Education has officially launched the search for a new superintendent of schools. The posting can be found at: www.hfmboces.org/AmsterdamSearch. The deadline to apply for the position is Feb. 20, 2020. The position is also posted on several education job boards with professional organizations including the School Administrators Association of […]

Adirondack Academy February menus

January 4, 2020 | Filed in Archive, HFM Adirondack Academy

Click here for a printer-friendly February breakfast menu Click here for a printer-friendly February lunch menu All students eat for free. Adult price $2.70 for breakfast and $4.24 for lunch. FARM 2 SCHOOL – HARVEST OF THE MONTH- LOCALLY GROWN APPLES Feb. 3 Breakfast: French Toast Mini with Warm Syrup Lunch: Turkey & Cheese Sub […]

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