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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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Student sees state office as a means to personal growth 

Savitri Persaud of Schenectady is the latest Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) student to seek and win state office with the New York State SkillsUSA organization.

 

Persaud, a cosmetology student on the Albany CTE campus, is the area three vice president for the organization, which is a national group for career and technical education students that promotes personal and professional growth and offers them the opportunity to compete at the local, regional, state and national levels. Read More

Grad profile: Adult learner finds success at CTE 

Casey Washington came to the Capital Region BOCES Advanced Alternative Energy Program looking for guidance and a career path. He left in June 2017 with both and the new title of future college student. Read More

From Yemen to Capital Region BOCES: An adult looks for a new life 

Bassam Moqbel found his way to Albany in 2016 after immigrating from war-torn Yemen the year prior. After a brief stop in Miami, he moved to Albany in June where he works in a factory. Read More

Grad profile: 'CTE taught me what I need to succeed' 

"At Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE), they teach you what you need to know to succeed."Read More

Register now for High School Equivalency and English for Speakers of other Language classes 

Interested  in learning the English language? How about finally earning that high school diploma? Capital Region BOCES has a class for you! Read More

With customers on-hand, cosmetology students extend learning into the summer 

"I have been coming here longer than you have been alive." Read More

BOCES to once again host SEMI High Tech U  

Capital Region BOCES will once again play host to the annual SEMI High Tech U program that draws students from across the region to a three-day program to prepare them for the possibility of careers in STEM. Read More

2016 grad credits CTE as she prepares for national collegiate competition

When 2016 Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School graduate Carly Yezzo competes in a national culinary competition in Florida this weekend, she will have her time at BOCES to thank, in part, for her adventure. Read More

Grad profile: Even if undecided on the future, CTE offers you valuable skills 

Even if you are not 100 percent what you will be doing in the future, Capital Region BOCES can give you an advantage in life. Read More

Summer program gives students real-life experiences

Capital Region BOCES is offering a summer program for students in need of valuable work-based learning hours. Read More

More than 100 graduate from adult LPN program

More than 100 adults earned their professional nurse accreditations at a ceremony at Proctors Theatre on June 27 and are on their way to becoming Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs).
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Capital Region BOCES student earns third place in national skills competition

Just minutes before he walked across Middleburgh's stage to receive his high school diploma on June 24, Irving Skowfoe found out he won a bronze medal at the national SkillsUSA competition. Read More

It's summer time and the living is curly, sometimes flat for these students

They left school less than two weeks ago, but approximately 50 Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School's (CTE) cosmetology students already find themselves back in the classroom. Read More

2016 CTE graduate credits CTE as she prepares for national collegiate competition

When 2016 Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School graduate Carly Yezzo competes in a national culinary competition in Florida this summer, she will have her time at BOCES to thank, in part, for her adventure. Read More

Grad Profile: Learning involves more than work skills  

For many high school students, attending Capital Region BOCES is the means to an end: BOCES is the tool they need to learn the skills they must have to enter the career field of their choice. Read More

From graduation to job and college for this new welder, CTE graduate 

Just 11 months ago, Samantha Petrosino had never welded. Today, she is a professional welder and aspiring college student thanks to Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE). Read More

Capital Region BOCES students honored for perfection 

All too often, employees lack the work ethic to bring them into the office day-in and day-out, employers report. Read More

Senior overcomes obstacles to pursue criminal justice at RIT

Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) senior Diana Blick has an arresting personality. Read More

CTE honors CAT graduates, marks end of first year for Mohonasen center

Approximately two dozen seniors were honored on June 9 as Capital Region BOCES celebrated the conclusion of its first year operating in the Center for Advanced Technology (CAT) at Mohonasen. Read More

Harple hangs up his hammer

For 21 years, Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) teacher Doug Harple built the future of the construction industry, leaving a mark not only on his students, but literally on the landscape of the region and beyond. Read More

Packed house present as Schoharie CTE honors its seniors

Fifty-eight Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical (CTE) School students from the Schoharie campus received certificates of completion, honors and awards during a June 7 ceremony. Read More

Albany CTE campus celebrates student success

Several hundred Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students were honored Tuesday, June 6, 2017 during ceremonies at Proctors Theatre in Schenectady.
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Guilderland, Cobleskill students named CTE students of the year

A trio of Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students were honored as Outstanding Students of the Year by the Capital Region BOCES Faculty Association. Read More

Schoharie Career and Technical campus graduates 58 

With a crowd of parents, family, home school district leaders and friends looking on, 58 Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical (CTE) School students from the Schoharie campus received certificates of completion and awards on June 7.  Read More

Albany Career and Technical campus honors students   

More than 100 awards and honors were bestowed Tuesday at Proctors Theatre as the Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) honored its seniors, as well as juniors, who excelled academically. Read More

BOCES students rise to the occasion of helping others 

Students at Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) and Maywood School recently teamed up to help children and families in South Sudan have access to water.
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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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