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HFM welcomes public comment on safety plan

July 24, 2020 | Filed in HFM Top Stories

HFM BOCES welcomes public comment on its updated district-wide School Safety Plan. Click here to view the HFM BOCES School Safety Plan. School districts and BOCES periodically during the year review their safety plans and accept public comment on them annually.  Anyone wishing to provide feedback may do so online by using the School Safety […]

Special Education students recognized during graduation parades

July 1, 2020 | Filed in HFM Special Education, HFM Top Stories

On Wednesday, June 24 and Thursday, June 25, members of the HFM BOCES Special Education staff participated in a drive-by graduation parade for our seniors. The staff drove to each student’s house in their cars and gave them their own personal parade. The students were from the Johnstown, Gloversville, Amsterdam, Broadalbin-Perth, Mayfield and Wells school […]

PTECH honors students during virtual Awards Night

June 25, 2020 | Filed in HFM PTECH, HFM Top Stories

HFM PTECH celebrated its annual Awards Night on June 17 with a virtual ceremony via GoogleMeet to honor the recipients of awards in each class and some special recognitions. Here are the awards and their recipients: Global Studies Academic Achievement Kaidince Nellis Professional Skills Award Alexa Savage Most Improved Clayton Van Valkenburg U.S. History Academic […]

CTE honors 2020 graduates during drive-thru

The HFM Career and Technical Center congratulated graduates during a drive-thru on campus Wednesday, June 17 and Thursday, June 18. Observing safety precautions, instructors and administrators greeted students and family members in their cars exchanging well wishes and distributing certificates and special awards. Congratulations to all the students for their hard work and dedication through […]

Congratulations to the Adirondack Academy graduates

June 17, 2020 | Filed in Archive, HFM Adirondack Academy, HFM Top Stories

Congratulations to the graduates at Adirondack Academy! ADK faculty, staff and administrators visited homes to help the graduates celebrate while staying a safe distance from one another. It was a year like no other but you guys did it! Thank you to everyone for your hard work and dedication! The graduates are: Logan VanDyke, Ralph […]

HFM thanks employees for their years of service

June 16, 2020 | Filed in Archive, HFM Top Stories

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, HFM BOCES will not hold its annual Closing Day ceremony this year. The entire organization, however, would like to thank our recent retirees and our current employees who have reached milestones in their years service to our students and communities. 2019-20 Retirees Gregory Baldwin, Bus Driver, Effective: 7/24/2019 Deborah Booth, […]

Video: 2020 BOCES Art Show

June 16, 2020 | Filed in HFM Special Education, HFM Top Stories

Ms. Darrah has collaborated with Mrs. Sedal-Ammann and Mrs. Rodriguez to create a virtual tour of the 2020 Art Show highlights. This unique video features work from all of our locations and programs within the HFM BOCES Special Education department. The students did tremendous work this year, and this highlights some of their great works!  […]

Ruberti named Amsterdam superintendent

April 28, 2020 | Filed in Archive, HFM Top Stories
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, HFM Special Education, HFM Top Stories

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! 

Help offered for those with anxiety and other issues related to COVID-19

The Family Counseling Center has implemented a Warm Line for those with anxiety, isolation, and other issues related to COVID-19. The phone number is 518-725-4310, ext. 333. The Warm Line will be operating from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Monday through Friday and Saturday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. The line will be staffed by […]