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Capital Region Career & Technical School

 

Career & Tech is a Middle States accredited and NYSED approved school offering more than 40 programs of study for high school and adult students at campuses in Albany (Colonie) and Schoharie and several off-campus locations.

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Students to conduct
sale to boost student learning

The craftsmanship and hard work of Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students will be on display and available for sale on May 1 and 2 during the Career Development and Occupational Studies Program (CDOS) program's Spring Mother's Day-themed Sale.

The sale will be conducted at Capital Region BOCES’s main office at 900 Watervliet-Shaker Road in Albany, in the Schenectady conference rooms and will run between the hours of 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. each day. Read More

More than three dozen area students are competing in Syracuse at state SkillsUSA event

More than three dozen Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students from across the region are in Syracuse today and tomorrow (April 27 and 28) to test their technical skills against the best students from across the state at the New York State SkillsUSA competition. Read More

Hired before the end of high school: HVAC/R students find employment thanks to CTE

Six Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) adult and high school students have been hired following the school's heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVAC/R) career fair at the end of March.

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Area students fare well in national automotive competition  

Two Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) automotive students earned a top 20 finish in the National Automotive Technology Competition in New York City. Read More

Adult lives her dream thanks to Capital Region BOCES Adult Health Careers Program  

Latham resident Jackie McCormack is living out her childhood dream thanks to Capital Region BOCES and the Adult Health Careers program. Read More

The Times Union and a Texas newspaper report on Capital Region BOCES CTE heavy equipment project

A project involving students making repairs to the Schoharie campus roads draws national attention. Read More

Career and Tech students earn honors, high honors during 3Q

Hundreds of Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Education (CTE) Center students earned honor and high honor roll status during the recently concluded third quarter of the 2016-17 school year. Read More

Don't forget to follow CTE on social media 

Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) maintains a strong social media presence across the platforms — from Twitter to Facebook, Instagram and even SnapChat, CTE shares the stories and lives of area high school and adult students building their future at the Albany, Schoharie and Rotterdam CTE campuses. Read More


Springtime road repair: A New York tradition and a lesson for CTE students

Springtime in New York brings sun, tulips and potholes. Lots of potholes. Read More

Criminal justice students collect evidence of crimes at the Albany campus

There were apparently multiple "assaults" on the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School Albany campus Monday. At least, in criminal justice class there was. Read More

More than three dozen area students to compete at state SkillsUSA competition

More than three dozen Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students from across the region will test their technical skills against the best from across the state at the New York State SkillsUSA competition on April 26-28. Read More

CTE students earn valuable certification

More than two dozen Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students earned a certification recently that in some cases makes the immediately employable and in others gives them a leg-up on their peers. Read More

Submarine project for area veterans is full steam ahead at CTE

Work is well underway at the Albany campus of the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) on a new submarine for an area veteran's group. Read More

Cosmetology student following in her father's footsteps 

Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) cosmetology senior Brianna DePoalo is following in her father's footsteps. Read More

Students showcase talents to a packed house

Students lit up the room — literally and figuratively — on April 5 at the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) Albany campus. Read More

Two CTE students to represent area at a national automotive competition

Two Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) automotive students will compete in the National Automotive Technology Competition in New York City in April.
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Schoharie CTE campus exceeds blood drive goal; earns scholarship

A blood drive last week at the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) Schoharie campus was so successful that it exceeded its goal by 50 percent and helped the campus net a $250 American Red Cross Scholarship.
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Schoharie duo flourish under the bright lights of a live TV cooking segment

Look out Food Network, here come your future stars Haley Shaneberger from Duanesburg and Victoria Todtschiner from Schoharie. Read More


Students share their work-based experiences at education conference

Two Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students spoke about their work based learning experiences to a packed-house of educators from across New York State on March 29. Read More


CTE students place third in statewide ProStart competition 

Two Schoharie area high school students took third place in a state-wide culinary competition recently despite competing against larger teams from larger schools. Read More


HVAC/R students heat up their future at career fair 

A couple dozen Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) adult and high school students looking to heat up their futures met with several area heating, ventilation, air conditioning and refrigeration (HVAC/R) companies on March 29 during an HVAC/R job fair on CTE's Albany campus. Read More


Mock exercises to land real life jobs 

Ask any employer and the answer will likely be the same, most potential employees lack basic interview and resume skills. Read More


This mannequin challenge makes math 'fashionable' 

How many mannequins can you fit into your dream store?  Read More


Capital Region BOCES to offer five new courses in 2017-18 school year 

During the 2017-18 school year, Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) will offer five new courses to meet the demands of the region's economic engine, while also offering pathways to a multitude of careers. Read More


More news can be found here:

2016-17 school year archive, the 2015-16 school year archive or here.

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Weather-related closings

In the event of inclement weather, students and their parents/guardians should follow school closing information provided by their home high schools. Students home school districts determine whether or not to transport students, end their day early or close their high school campuses.  Adult students should watch the media for school closings; their classes are cancelled if the Capital Region BOCES Career & Technical School is closed.

 

The Capital Region BOCES Career & Technical School offers careers without limits for students of all ages, abilities, interests, and backgrounds. In the 21st century workplace, careers have no gender. Start your future here today!

 

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Parents Bill of Rights

The Parents Bill of Rights is now available, a posting required by the New York State Board of Education. Click here to open the document in PDF format.

 

Capital Region BOCES testing transparency report

You may view the report by clicking here.

 

 

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