The Washington-Saratoga-Warren-Hamilton-Essex Board of Cooperative Educational Services (WSWHE BOCES) 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.


HSE Graduation

Time: 5 PM – 6:30 PM
Location: Ballard Road Conference Center, 267 Ballard Road, Suite 5 Wilton, NY 12831

Job Fair

Time: 10 AM – 2 PM
Location: Southern Adirondack Education Center, 1051 Dix Ave, Hudson Falls, NY

Regional Schools Job Fair

Time: 4 PM – 6 PM
Location: Ballard Road Conference Center, 267 Ballard Road, Suite 5 Wilton, NY 12831

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CTE At The Washington County Fair

Want to learn some new culinary techniques ? How about learning the latest hair braiding trends, seeing Mig welding, or checking out how to operate a mini-excavator? These are just a few of the demonstrations visitors can attend when WSWHE BOCES highlights its Career and Technical Education (CTE) program at the Washington County Fair August 19-25.
Practical Nursing Graduation

WSWHE BOCES Graduates 31 Practical Nursing Students

On June 27, 2024, a pinning ceremony recognized 31 students for their hard work, determination and effort that brought them to completion of the Adult Practical Nursing program. These students will now set out to make a difference in health care!
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Congratulations to the F. Donald Myers Education Center CTE Class of 2024!

So much attention has been given to the skills gap in the United States. The Washington-Saratoga-Warren-Hamilton-Essex (WSWHE) BOCES Career and Technical Education (CTE) program is pleased to be doing its part in closing that gap by preparing the next generation of skilled workers and industry innovators.

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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.

Code of Conduct

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  • 31 School Districts
  • 36,000 Students
  • >20 CTE Programs
  • 10+ Enrichment Programs
  • 100s Professional Development Workshops