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Students shine at annual Art & Music Festival

June 5, 2019 | Filed in Archive, HFM Special Education, HFM Top Stories

Students showed off their talents during the Special Education Division’s annual Art and Music Festival May 31. During the event, artwork was on display and students performed songs before a large crowd of parents, friends and staff in the Gloversville Middle School auditorium. This year’s festival had a record number of participants with students from […]

Fourth Annual Student Recognition Dinner honors nearly 60 students

June 4, 2019 | Filed in Archive, HFM District Services, HFM Top Stories
Fourth Annual Student Recognition Dinner honors nearly 60 students

Fulton-Montgomery Community College and Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery BOCES hosted the Fourth Annual Student Recognition Dinner Monday, June 3 honoring nearly 60 outstanding seniors from area high schools. Honorees were selected to attend the awards dinner to recognize their academic and personal achievements during high school. Districts nominating students for recognition were Amsterdam, Broadalbin-Perth, Canajoharie, Fonda-Fultonville, Fort Plain, […]

HFM Board of Education formally appoints new district superintendent

May 30, 2019 | Filed in Archive, HFM District Services, HFM Top Stories
HFM Board of Education formally appoints new district superintendent

The HFM BOCES Board of Education Wednesday, May 29, formally appointed current Fort Plain Superintendent David Ziskin to be the new HFM BOCES District Superintendent and Chief Executive Officer. The board voted unanimously in favor of the appointment. He’s set to begin his official duties with HFM BOCES August 5.  To learn more about Dr. […]

HFM BOCES announces new District Superintendent

HFM BOCES announces new District Superintendent

The Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery BOCES Board of Education is pleased to announce the selection of current Fort Plain Superintendent David W. Ziskin, Ed.D., to be the new HFM BOCES District Superintendent and Chief Executive Officer. Dr. Ziskin’s appointment was on the HFM BOCES Board of Education’s May 29 meeting agenda. The board voted unanimously in favor of […]

HFM School Library System honors two principals and outgoing director

May 23, 2019 | Filed in Archive, HFM District Services, HFM Top Stories
HFM School Library System honors two principals and outgoing director

The HFM BOCES School Library System (SLS) honored two local principals and its longtime director, who will retire this summer, during the System’s 27th Annual Awards Luncheon Wednesday, May 22. During this year’s luncheon, Elizabeth Hanan, Principal of the Lynch Literacy Academy in Amsterdam, and Robert Kraemer, Principal of Johnstown’s Knox Junior High School, were […]

HFM walkers and runners participate in annual charity road race

May 17, 2019 | Filed in Archive, HFM District Services, HFM Top Stories
HFM walkers and runners participate in annual charity road race

Nearly 40 HFM BOCES employees and friends are participated in the annual CDPHP Workforce Team Challenge, Thursday, May 16. The 3.5-mile road race is held to promote health and fitness in the workplace. Proceeds from the race go to non-profit organizations. Thank you for your time and participation in this great event!

Ag PTECH student selected as delegate for national conservation forum

May 13, 2019 | Filed in HFM AgPTECH, HFM Top Stories
Ag PTECH student selected as delegate for national conservation forum

Ag PTECH sophomore Loretta Newcomer has been selected as a National Youth Delegate to the 2019 Washington Youth Summit on the Environment at George Mason University just outside Washington, D.C. Newcomer will join a select group of 300 students from across the country to participate in an intensive, week-long study of leadership in environmental science […]

PTECH senior Payan receives Outstanding Business Student award

May 10, 2019 | Filed in HFM PTECH, HFM Top Stories
PTECH senior Payan receives Outstanding Business Student award

HFM PTECH senior Nadia Payan has been named a 2018-19 Outstanding Business Student of the Year by the Capital Region Business and Marketing Educators’ Association. Payan, along with other selected students from the Capital Region, was honored at the annual student recognition dinner May 2 at the Century House in Latham. Following her nomination for […]

New principal appointed for HFM PTECH

April 24, 2019 | Filed in HFM PTECH, HFM Top Stories
New principal appointed for HFM PTECH

Matthew Davis has been named the new principal of the Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery BOCES Pathways in Technology Early College High School (PTECH). Davis comes to HFM PTECH after serving as assistant principal for curriculum and instruction at Northampton County High School in Gaston, N.C., where he also worked as a social studies teacher for four years. The […]

Dorman Reese receives HFM BOCES Distinguished School Board Member Service Award

April 4, 2019 | Filed in Archive, HFM District Services, HFM Top Stories
Dorman Reese receives HFM BOCES Distinguished School Board Member Service Award

The HFM BOCES Board of Education presented Dorman Reese, of Wells, with the David C. Edwards Distinguished School Board Member Service Award during a special presentation at the HFM BOCES Annual Meeting Wednesday, April 3. The HFM Board of Education established the School Board Member Service Award last year in honor of former BOCES board […]

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