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April 29, 2016
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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Area healthcare providers to recruit at Capital Region
BOCES job fair on May 31

Licensed practical nurse (LPN) and certified nurse assistant/home health aide adult students at Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Education (CTE) school will meet with potential employers on May 31 during the annual Capital Region BOCES Health Careers and Services Career Fair. Read More


Adult education classes are registering for the fall

Programs range from certified welder and heating, ventilation and air conditioning training to English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). Capital Region BOCES is even available to provide training for local employers and organizations and to develop grant-funded courses. Read More


New Visions: Law & Government students practice in the state Appellate Court; compete in Washington D.C. this weekend

Students from several area high schools will compete this weekend at George Mason University in the national "We The People: The Citizen and the Constitution" competition.  Read More


Niskayuna CTE student collects more than 120 afghans for the infirmed

Doing her clinical hours at the Albany County Nursing Home inspired a Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School student to go above and beyond.
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The public turns to CTE to be pampered for the day  

It was a packed house April 15 at the Schoharie campus of Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE), as area women lined up to take advantage of the weekly spa day sponsored by the cosmetology program.
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New Visions senior aims high — the presidency of the United States

New Visions: Law & Government senior Kyle Hurysz is unequivocal about what he wants to do with himself — become president of the United States.
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Nearly 50 area high school students to compete in 'states' next week 

Dozens of Capital Region high school students will give up part of their Spring Break to test their workplace skills and knowledge on a state level.
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Dozens of Capital Region BOCES students earn honor, high honor designations

Dozens of Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical Education (CTE) Center students earned honor and high honor roll during the recently concluded third quarter of the 2015-16 school year.
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Guest speaker encourages students to undertake 'focused driving'

A survivor of a horrific crash caused by distracted driving spoke with more than 100 Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students on April 18 at the Schoharie CTE campus.
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The Saratogian reports on New Visions teacher being appointed to state judiciary panel

Follow the link to the newspaper website.
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Capital Region BOCES New Visions students to compete
in nationals April 22-25

For the second consecutive year, the Capital Region BOCES New Visions: Law & Government team will compete in the national "We The People: The Citizen and the Constitution" competition in Washington D.C. this week.
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Female student seeks to change the face of diesel repair

Among the plethora of young men studying to become diesel mechanics at Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) you will find one noticeable exception — Victoria Carl.
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Students share their work-based experiences with educators from across the state

A trio of Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School (CTE) students spoke to a packed-house of educators from across the state on April 8 sharing their experiences with work based learning.
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Guest speaker to talk about 'focused driving' with seniors

A survivor of a horrific crash caused by distracted driving will talk about safe and responsible driving to area high school seniors on April 18.
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New Visions students learn about mental health issues

Capital Region BOCES New Visions: Health Careers students recently learned about mental health issues and heard a first-hand accounting of how it can lead to suicide.
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Senate recognizes New Visions: Law & Government program's excellence

The New York State Senate has approved a resolution recognizing the success of the Capital Region BOCES New Visions: Law & Government program.
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The Saratogian reports on prospective welding students from BHBL

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Students, Brucker, Capece and Little boost Falvo fundraiser

A pair of area high school students gave up their Friday evening to ensure the continued success of fundraising efforts for Jack's Place in Schenectady.
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The Troy Record reports on auto students

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BOCES administrator honored for excellence

A longtime Capital Region educator has been honored as a top leader in technical education by the Association of Career and Technical Education Administrators (ACTEA). Read More


New Visions teacher named to state judiciary panel 

A Capital Region BOCES teacher has been appointed to a state judiciary committee that oversees who is allowed to practice law in New York state.
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More news can be found here:

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

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