During the week of October 18, 2021, the SAEC Culinary Arts & Hospitality and Hospitality & Human Services Service Level Team collaborated with the NYS Special Olympics committee to help make their event a success.
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On Thursday, October 14, 2021, Dr. Betty A. Rosa, Commissioner of Education & President of the University of the State of New York, joined the WSWHE BOCES for a tour of Whitehall Central School District, Early College Career Academy, and Queensbury High School. Beverly L. Ouderkirk, NYS Regent; Dr. James Baldwin, Sr. Deputy Commissioner for Education and other team members from the Commissioner’s office joined as well.
At the October 13, 2021 WSWHE BOCES Board of Education meeting, Dennis Flynn, Michelle Maddalla and Tony Muller were each awarded a Staff Spotlight Award.
Environmental Conservation & Forestry Instructor Dennis Flynn and 12 CTE students joined professional arborists from around the state for the 7th Annual Saluting Branches Day of Service.
On Friday, September 17, 2021, Construction Trades students at the F. Donald Myers Center in Saratoga Springs, worked with the Sleep in Heavenly Peace (SHP)® - NY, Mechanicville chapter to build sixteen beds for children who need them in the area.
On September 8, 2021, WSWHE BOCES honored 23 staff members who earned tenure.
According to research conducted by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research, 2018 report, less than 3.4% of construction trade workers are women. That number is comparable with other SKILLED TRADES when it comes to percent of women.
WSWHE BOCES held a graduation ceremony on Thursday, August 5, 2021 honoring its 2020 and 2021 High School Equivalency (HSE) Program graduates.
Congratulations goes out to the Washington Street Teaching and Learning Center students! The WSTLC held its Student Recognition Ceremony on June 23, 2021 in the courtyard outside on a beautiful day.
Students from John Coffinger’s Construction Trades class presented Bill Osborn from the Ben Osborn Fund with a book house that he plans to install at the Whitehall Rec Center.