The Washington-Saratoga-Warren-Hamilton-Essex (WSWHE) Board of Cooperative serves 31 school districts in a five-county region. The BOCES Board of Education, a governing board made up of representatives from component school districts, is responsible for the oversight of curricular, financial and other policy decisions. The chief executive officer of a BOCES is the District Superintendent who works closely with local school districts as a liaison/agent of the New York State Commissioner of Education.


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Time: 4 PM – 6:30 PM
Location: WSWHE BOCES Ballard Road Conference Center, 267 Ballard Road, Wilton, NY 12831

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Women in Trades ETA

Empowering Women in the Trades Event

Employment Training for Adults (ETA), a division of WSWHE BOCES, hosted their annual Women in Trades event on March 27, 2024 in Wilton, NY. Nearly 50 guests were in attendance to “Continue the Conversation of Empowering Women in the Trades.”

Women in the Trades - An ECCA Hosted Event

Early College Career Academy (ECCA) hosted a Women in Trades day on March 13, 2024 at SUNY Adirondack, Queensbury where nearly 100 students from grades 7-10 were in attendance.
2024 Battle of the Books

Battle of the Books 2024 in “The Books”

A love of reading and books was on full display on March 11, 2024 when 546 students on 76 teams from 21 local school districts competed in the 2024 “Battle of the Books.” This event, which is coordinated by the WSWHE BOCES School Library Systems, was held at SUNY Adirondack in Queensbury, NY.

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District-wide School Safety Plan

New York State School Districts and BOCES are required to develop a district-wide school safety plan designed to prevent or minimize the effects of serious violent incidents and emergencies and to facilitate the coordination of the district with local and county resources in the event of such incidents or emergencies.

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