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Video: Check out the CTE programs available at HFM

Watch the video below and check out the many programs available at the HFM Career and Technical Center. This video was produced by the HFM Digital Multimedia and Communications program. Embedded Youtube video about career and technical education

HFM Career & Technical Center honors 2018 graduates

HFM Career & Technical Center honors 2018 graduates

The HFM Career and Technical Center honored more than 250 high school seniors at its annual Student Recognition Program Tuesday, June 19 awarding certificates of completion and special awards to the students before an audience of family, friends, faculty and administrators. Career and Technical Center Director Jay A. DeTraglia opened the ceremony by recognizing the […]

2018 Career and Technical Education Awards

2018 Career and Technical Education Awards

AUTOMOTIVE TECHNOLOGY Highest Average: Joseph Guisti Most Professional: David Malagisi Car Quest Award (Amsterdam Auto Parts): Aiden DiLorenzo AUTOBODY REPAIR Highest Average: Zackery Quill Most Professional: Bradley Sawyer, Jr. CAREERS IN EDUCATION Highest Average: Chris T. Mercado Most Professional: Chris T. Mercado COMPUTER INFORMATION & TECHNOLOGY Most Professional: Zachary Ropeter Highest Average: Michael Hughes Construction Technology Most Professional: Chara E. Boston Highest Average: Chara E. […]

Video and photos of CTC Recognition Night available

A live stream video and professional photographs are available from Tuesday’s Career and Technical Student Recognition Program. Professional photographs will be available for purchase from an online gallery 24 hours after the event. 4×6, 5×7 and 8×10 color prints will be available. To access the gallery visit: http://watphoto.zenfolio.com/hfmcte18 You may order as many prints as […]

Cosmetology students assist with charity event

April 13, 2018 | Filed in Archive, HFM Career & Technical Education
Cosmetology students assist with charity event

Cosmetology students from the HFM Career & Technical Center helped more than 25 people Tuesday, April 10 donate hair to people experiencing medical hair loss. The event was a partnership between BOCES and Fulton-Montgomery Community College to assist the non-profit HairWeShare organization.

HFM Career and Technical Center director earns statewide award

HFM Career and Technical Center director earns statewide award

HFM Career and Technical Center Director Jay A. DeTraglia has earned statewide recognition from the New York State Association of Career and Technical Educators. Noting his hard work and dedication, the association has named DeTraglia the 2018 Career and Technical Education Administrator of the Year. “Mr. DeTraglia’s leadership has been outstanding. He has worked diligently […]

HFM CTE students place in career skills competition, advance to state level

HFM CTE students place in career skills competition, advance to state level

Eight seniors from the HFM Career and Technical Center recently earned honors at the regional SkillsUSA competition, including two students who clinched first place awards. The regional SkillsUSA competition was held March 14 at the Stratton Air National Guard Base in Scotia and Schenectady Community College. Those earning awards were: First Place Anna King, of Mayfield, […]

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 […]

HFM digital multimedia students create cover designs for state publication

HFM digital multimedia students create cover designs for state publication

When the New York State Department of Labor wanted an updated and professional look for a new instructional guide they were developing, they turned to students at the HFM Career and Technical Center to find what they were looking for. At the request of the Labor Department, Digital Multimedia and Communications seniors Christopher Finley, of […]

K-9 officers visit Criminal Justice and Veterinary Science students

February 15, 2018 | Filed in Archive, HFM Career & Technical Education
K-9 officers visit Criminal Justice and Veterinary Science students

The Amsterdam Police Department visited the HFM Career and Technical Center Tuesday, Feb. 13 to speak with students in the Criminal Justice and Veterinary & Animal Science programs. They provided a demonstration and spoke with the students law enforcement techniques and dog training. Thank you to Sgt. Carl Rust and officers AJ Fiorillo, Keelan Zyzes and K-9s […]

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