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HFM PTECH celebrates program completers

May 23, 2024 | Filed in Archive, HFM PTECH, HFM Top Stories

Twenty-nine students from eight Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery area school districts were recognized as program completers during the seventh annual HFM PTECH Completion Ceremony on Wednesday, May 22 at the HFM BOCES campus. PTECH, or Pathways in Technology Early College High School, is a 6-year program that aims to look and function like a hybrid between college and […]

HFM CTE student selected as Silent Servant Scholarship Award winner

HFM CTE student selected as Silent Servant Scholarship Award winner

HFM Career & Technical Education and Amsterdam High School student Lucas Phetteplace has been selected by the Peter R. Marsh Foundation as a recipient of this year’s Silent Servant Scholarship Award for his dedication to voluntarily serving his community. The $500 scholarship is awarded to public high school students across the nation that exemplify empathy […]

Cotter named Administrator of the Year by HFM School Library System

May 3, 2024 | Filed in Archive, HFM Top Stories
Cotter named Administrator of the Year by HFM School Library System

The Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery BOCES School Library System (SLS) honored a number of educators at its 29th annual Celebration of School Libraries luncheon on Thursday, May 2. The event was held at the Allen House on the SUNY Fulton-Montgomery Community College campus. Corinne “Cory” Cotter of Pleasant Avenue Elementary School in the Greater Johnstown School District was […]

PTECH announces third quarter honor roll

April 30, 2024 | Filed in Archive, HFM PTECH, HFM Top Stories

The Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery BOCES Pathways in Technology Early College High School (PTECH) recently announced the students who achieved principal’s list and honor roll status for the third quarter of the 2023-24 school year. Principal’s List Samantha Allen*, Avery Bowen*, Devyn Burtt*, Sebastian Carmichael, Jamie Danforth*, Anthony Dolder, Kylie Grace Ferrell, Ethan Germond*, Alanea Geweye, Katana Gonzalez*,  […]

School boards approve BOCES 2024-25 budget

Component school district boards of education unanimously approved a $4.05 million HFM BOCES administrative budget, 15-0, for the 2024-25 school year on Wednesday, April 24. Component school districts do not vote on the overall BOCES budget, only the administrative portion. The proposed administrative budget called for a 3.1% increase over the 2023-24 administrative budget, a […]

HFM BOCES recognizes School Library Month

April 18, 2024 | Filed in Archive, HFM Top Stories
HFM BOCES recognizes School Library Month

In recognition of National School Library Month, HFM BOCES is shining a spotlight on its School Library System and the vital role it plays as an educational resource for students and staff across the region. The HFM School Library System (SLS) is a central part of the total education program in the BOCES region and […]

Mayfield Board of Education appoints new superintendent of schools

April 17, 2024 | Filed in Archive, HFM Top Stories
Mayfield Board of Education appoints new superintendent of schools

The Mayfield Central School District Board of Education has announced its selection for its next superintendent of schools. Christopher Clapper, the current superintendent of the Alexandria Central School District, was appointed as the new Mayfield superintendent during a special Board of Education meeting on Tuesday, April 16, 2024. He will assume the superintendent’s position in […]

HFM BOCES recognizes local healthcare networks at Annual Meeting

HFM BOCES recognizes local healthcare networks at Annual Meeting

HFM BOCES recognized a pair of healthcare agencies for their exceptional business partnership at the organization’s Annual Meeting held on April 10 at the HFM BOCES Career & Technical Education Center. More than 70 component school board members, district leaders, and the BOCES administrative team were in attendance as HFM honored Nathan Littauer Hospital and […]

HFM BOCES programs receive Holiday Match funds from Stewart’s Shops

Adirondack Academy and HFM Career and Technical Education (CTE) were recently awarded $500 donations by the 2023-2024 Stewart’s Shops Holiday Match program. From Thanksgiving Day through Christmas Day, Stewart’s customers donated over $1 million to the program. Each individual donation was then matched penny for penny by Stewart’s Shops. More than $2 million was allocated […]

HFM Career & Technical Education Hosts Regional Counselors Meeting

HFM Career & Technical Education Hosts Regional Counselors Meeting

More than two dozen school counselors and administrators recently gathered for a day-long workshop focused on educational updates and to learn about resources available for students and families. The event, held at the Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery BOCES campus, was hosted by HFM Career & Technical Education (CTE) Principal Michael DiMezza, who gave an update on enrollment at […]

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