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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 […]

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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. […]

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Skills Achievement Commencement Credentials awarded to HFM students

June 19, 2018 | Filed in Archive, HFM Special Education, HFM Top Stories
Skills Achievement Commencement Credentials awarded to HFM students

The HFM BOCES Special Education Division held a year-end graduation and celebration Monday, June 18 awarding six students their Skills Achievement Commencement Credentials. “The students that we honor here today have exhibited perseverance as they have taken on a variety of challenges and then prepared to take on new ones. They have exemplified the ability to […]

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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 […]

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BOCES students win regional essay contest

June 14, 2018 | Filed in HFM Special Education, HFM Top Stories
BOCES students win regional essay contest

Congratulations to Daniel Wolfe and Garrick Seyfreid for placing 2nd and 3rd, respectively, in the 2018 Memorial Day Essay Contest, sponsored by the Betz, Rossi, Bellinger and Stewart Family Funeral Homes. The annual contest is for students in middle and high schools in Montgomery and Fulton counties. This year’s theme was, “What does the word ‘veterans’ […]

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HFM BOCES deputy superintendent earns state leadership award

June 13, 2018 | Filed in HFM District Services, HFM Top Stories
HFM BOCES deputy superintendent earns state leadership award

HFM BOCES Deputy Superintendent Dr. Lorraine Hohenforst has received a statewide service and leadership award from the Staff/Curriculum Development Network of New York State. Recognizing her career-long leadership in the field of education, the organization has named Dr. Hohenforst the recipient of the 2018 Jane Bullowa Service and Leadership Award. The Staff/Curriculum Development Network serves […]

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FMCC, HFM BOCES honor nearly 60 graduating seniors of distinction

June 4, 2018 | Filed in Archive, HFM Top Stories
FMCC, HFM BOCES honor nearly 60 graduating seniors of distinction

Fulton Montgomery Community College and Hamilton-Fulton-Montgomery BOCES jointly hosted the third annual Student Recognition Dinner Monday, June 4 to honor nearly 60 outstanding seniors from high schools in the region. 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, […]

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Fort Plain educators honored at BOCES School Library System Awards

May 21, 2018 | Filed in HFM District Services, HFM Top Stories
Fort Plain educators honored at BOCES School Library System Awards

A team of Fort Plain Junior-Senior High School teachers, which works together to teach an immersive, co-curricular unit on immigration, was honored during the 26th Annual HFM BOCES School Library System Awards Luncheon Thursday, May 17. This year’s Collaborative Teacher of the Year Award was presented to reading teacher Kevin Bogus, special education teacher Adam […]

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HFM employees walk and run to raise money for charity

HFM employees walk and run to raise money for charity

Nearly 30 HFM BOCES employees and friends participated in the annual CDPHP Workforce Team Challenge Thursday, May 17. The 3.5-mile road race is held to promote health and fitness in the workplace. A group of HFM employees participate in the event annually. Proceeds from the race go to non-profit organizations including the Hudson-Mohawk Road Runners […]

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McNab students hatch chicks during schoolwide project

May 16, 2018 | Filed in Archive, HFM Special Education, HFM Top Stories
McNab students hatch chicks during schoolwide project

Students at the HFM BOCES McNab School in Gloversville successfully hatched 15 chicks during a schoolwide incubation project. The first chick hatched May 13. The incubators and eggs were provided to the school by a local resident, who will also take the chickens to raise. Incubation projects such as this help teach students about the […]

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