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Archive for April, 2020

Ruberti named Amsterdam superintendent

April 28, 2020 | Filed in Archive
Ruberti named Amsterdam superintendent

The Greater Amsterdam School District Board of Education has named a local school district administrator and lifelong area resident to be its next superintendent of schools. Richard Ruberti Jr., the current superintendent of the Wheelerville Union Free School District, was appointed by the Amsterdam board Tuesday, April 28. He will assume the superintendent’s position in […]

Video: We Miss Our Students

April 17, 2020 | Filed in Archive

The HFM BOCES Special Education Division made this video to say hi to all our students! We miss you everyday and can’t wait to see you again! 

Schools closed through May 15, At-home learning to continue

April 17, 2020 | Filed in Archive

On Thurday, April 16, Gov. Andrew Cuomo issued an executive order extending the statewide school closures through Friday, May 15. (Please note, on May 1, statewide school closures were extended to the end of the school year.) During the extended closures, schools are required to provide alternative instructional options (at-home learning), distribution and availability of […]

HFM BOCES instructor producing PPE for local healthcare workers

April 10, 2020 | Filed in Archive
HFM BOCES instructor producing PPE for local healthcare workers

  With the need for personal protective equipment (PPE) surging during the COVID-19 pandemic, HFM BOCES teacher Zac Carrico has been working to produce and assemble protective face shields for healthcare workers. This week, he delivered the first batch — about 30 face shields — to the Respiratory Therapy Department at St. Mary’s Hospital in […]

State announces June Regents exam and course requirement changes

April 8, 2020 | Filed in Archive

Statement from HFM BOCES District Superintendent David Ziskin regarding June Regents Exams and course credit Due to the ongoing statewide closure of schools to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the New York State Education Department has announced the cancellation of all June 2020 Regents Examinations and adjusted requirements students must meet to earn diplomas and […]