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HFM area classes will remain canceled until April 15

On Friday, March 27, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced that he will extend his executive order directing the closure of schools across New York State to April 15. On March 18, the governor mandated all schools to close for two weeks. Friday’s announcement continues the school closures another two weeks. As the situation regarding the spread […]

HFM PTECH COVID-19 Closure Digital Learning Plan

March 17, 2020 | Filed in HFM PTECH

Starting Tuesday, March 17, and until the Jansen Avenue School reopens following the COVID-19 related closure, HFM PTECH is operating all courses online, mostly through its learning management system, Schoology. PTECH staff will continue regular instruction with all the support it normally provides to students. All classes will run online, either through group video chat, […]

PTECH programs to locate 9th- and 10th-graders in Glebe Street school

March 16, 2020 | Filed in HFM AgPTECH, HFM Foothills PTECH, HFM PTECH

Because of the changing needs of the Greater Johnstown School District, HFM PTECH programs will be based at Glebe Street Elementary School instead of Jansen Avenue Elementary School for the 2020-21 school year and beyond. The three HFM BOCES Pathways in Technology Early College High School programs — Agriculture PTECH in St. Johnsville, Foothills PTECH […]

Classes canceled for students March 16-March 31

After consultation with local public health officials concerning the developing COVID-19 situation, school superintendents in the HFM BOCES area have announced the cancellation of classes in all districts in the region effective Monday, March 16 through Tuesday, March 31. All classes in the following districts will be closed to all students during this time: Amsterdam, […]

Four December grads latest to complete HFM PTECH program

January 20, 2020 | Filed in HFM PTECH

Four students in the HFM PTECH program finished all the requirements for their associate degrees and high school diplomas in December of 2019, making them the latest students to have completed the program. The students have earned their associate degrees from Fulton Montgomery Community College as part of the six-year Pathways in Technology Early College […]